Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings

Closer

(Source) I am busy preparing for my IFBC trip but wanted to leave you with a quick thought today. What are you working toward today?  I have a lot that I work toward every day but this reminded me that it’s not all about getting there – it’s about...

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Peanut Butter Overload Pretzel Bars

Peanut Butter Overload Pretzel Bars | Bake Your Day

My sweet and salty kick is still going on.  And I’m not apologizing.  This time in a sweet, gooey, chewy cookie bar. Peanut butter pretzel bars came to life after going to the grocery store with no list and an empty stomach.  And a ravenous sweet tooth.  A ravenous...

Monday, August 20, 2012

Beer Braised Pork Ragu

Beer Braised Pork Ragu | Bake Your Day

We are on the homestretch of our #TomatoLove Recipe exchange with IJM and Recipe for Change!  This week we are talking favorites and slow cookers.  And you’ll have your chance to share your absolute favorite tomato recipe with us, or one that uses a slow cooker, for a chance to...

Friday, August 17, 2012

Cauliflower Ceviche

Cauliflower Ceviche | Bake Your Day

You might remember that back in May, I went to Chicago with Verizon Wireless as part of the Savvy Gourmet program.   As part of this trip, Verizon treated us to a “secret” dinner with Chef Efrain Cuevas who started an underground supper club in Chicago.  The team kept...

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings

Use what talents you possess...

You guys, why is time moving so stinking quickly? Just two minutes ago I was writing last week’s Wednesday Ramblings post.  Yet here we are again.  I can’t believe how time flies.   (source) I absolutely love this quote.  It stuck a strong chord with me this week.  I...

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Brown Sugar Cookies with Maple & Pecan

Brown Sugar Cookies with Maple & Pecan | Bake Your Day

I am so excited to share with you my newest cookie creation: brown sugar cookies with maple and pecan!  I am excited to share because cookies are one of my favorite things to share, but also because Megan is getting married this week!!  So, to help her celebrate (and...