Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Brown Sugar Cookies with Maple & Pecan

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...

Monday, August 13, 2012

Spinach Salad Pizza

We are still going strong – but only a few weeks left of our #TomatoLove recipe exchange, in conjunction with IJM’s Recipe for Change.  It’s never been more important to speak out – advocate for tomato farmers by speaking out.  Sign a petition, send a letter to your local...

Friday, August 10, 2012

Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

Oatmeal cookies.  Give me the choice of cookies any day, and my #1 will be oatmeal.  Brown sugary, chewy, full of cinnamon and all that oatmeal texture.  Yep, without a doubt, I am an oatmeal cookie girl. So remember when the fine people at Star Fine Foods sent me...

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings

Kristen posted her Happiness Report yesterday which mentioned Michael Phelps and his quest to simply “smile more” and how a simple smile has helped him to enjoy and appreciate life a little more each day. (source) Our daily lives can get us down, there is no doubt about that. ...

Monday, August 6, 2012

Creamy Southwest Pasta with Spicy Greek Yogurt Sauce

Hello week 5 of #TomatoLove!  This week we are celebrating all things pasta – so get your tomato pasta recipes ready and link up below to win a Pappardelle’s Artisan Pasta Gift Card.  My love for spicy meals makes itself known again this week with a Creamy Southwest Pasta. ...

Friday, August 3, 2012

Caramel Pecan Pretzels

Meet the world’s newest snack: caramel pecan pretzels.  I don’t even think I can legally call this a recipe. Not that I am concerned with the law here.  But what I do know is that I can call these totally addictive.  I can call them amazingly good.  I can...