Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Taco Seasoned Pretzels


Let me tell you about my most recent meals.  Friday night we made shrimp tacos, guacamole, and very tasty margaritas. Saturday night after church we ate chicken and steak fajitas and queso dip.  I’ve been living about 87.4 percent on avocados.  I might actually turn into an avocado if...

Monday, April 2, 2012

Bailey’s Butterscotch Brownies with Homemade Whipped Cream


I know I’m approximately 17 days and 6 hours too late for baking Irish-themed goodies.  To tell you the truth – I just flat ran out of time. Can you handle one more brownie recipe with Bailey’s Irish Cream if I add pounds of dark chocolate?  And butterscotch chips? ...

Friday, March 30, 2012

Cinnamon Toast Greek Yogurt Dip


Tell me what your favorite cereal is.  I mean your favorite ever.  But I’m talking about the one that you lived on as a kid.  Or the one that your mom wouldn’t buy because it had too much sugar.  Or the one that you won’t buy as an adult...

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Green & Black Olive Tapenade


I think I’ve told you about my adoration for olives.  I just love the saltiness.  They make a great snack, topping for pizza and tacos, and they make an excellent dip when they are pureed up with garlic and capers and lemon juice. I’m pretty sure you know about...

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings


Just a quick ramblings post today.  Remember when everyone was worried about the issues surrounding Pinterest?  Well, they figured it out.  They listed to all of the ramblings and grunts and dissatisfaction and I’m so happy to read that they acted on it. Image Source (please click-through to the...

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

DIY Veggie Broth


I’m a big fan of from-scratch cooking and baking. My “DIY Food” pinboard is bursting with ideas and inspiration. I love knowing exactly which ingredients are being used in recipes, how much sodium and fat are being added to my foods and I highly appreciate knowing that I’m not...