Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings


Last year I told you guys about a Christmas tree ornament tradition that my family has had since I was born. I have a collection of ornaments from every year I have been alive.  This collection is probably one of my most prized possessions.  Each represents a different time in...

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Oatmeal Cranberry Pistachio Cookies | Food Blogger Cookie Swap

Oatmeal Cranberry Pistachio Cookies | bakeyourday.net

I think the song should go “Deck the halls with boughs of cookies”!  It is definitely cookie season and I am so excited to have participated in the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap again. I have said it before, but one of the most amazing thing about blogging is the...

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Verizon Wireless – Phone & Gift Card Giveaway

Droid Razr HD

Over the last six months, I have had the priveledge of working with Verizon Wireless to test out some of their newest technology and quick 4G LTE speeds in my kitchen as part of the Savvy Gourmet Blogger Program.  I have gotten to test out a Motorola Xyboard and...

Monday, December 10, 2012

Mushroon & Feta Quinoa Cakes

Mushroom & Feta Quinoa Cakes

I have told you before that sometimes I literally wake up with a recipe idea in my head.  When I put those dreams into action in the kitchen, and then post them here, they tend to be some of my most popular recipes.  See: crab rangoon dip, lemon-lavender greek...

Friday, December 7, 2012

Butterscotch Pudding Gingerdoodle Cookies with White Chocolate Chips

Butterscotch Pudding Gingerdoodle Cookies with White Chocolate Chips | bakeyourday.net

What flavors pop into your mind when you think “Christmas”? Peppermint? Chocolate? Almond? I think each of us thinks has a different list that probably comes from the same place in our hearts—we remember fondly what we made around the holidays when we were growing up. In my home,...

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Anolon Bakeware Giveaway

Anolon giveaway

The giveaways keep coming and for the baker on your list, this Anolon Advanced 5-Piece Bakeware Set is a must-have. I recently found myself with baking cabinets full of stained, warped and sticky cookie sheets and cake pans so when Anolon offered to send this bakeware set, I definitely...