Monday, December 12, 2011

French Cookies | The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap

You guys know I’ve kind of been on a classic, comforting recipe kick.  My mind was definitely in that place when I chose the recipe for The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap.  Well, I also chose them because whiskey is an ingredient…and I chose them because they are so,...

Friday, December 9, 2011

Classic Party Mix

It’s the holiday season.  (Doubt I needed to tell you that fact.)  This fact is making me crave favorite flavors and classic recipes.  Anyone else with me on that? I just so happened to be pulling out 26 years of Christmas tree ornaments while I was making a pot...

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Wednesday Ramblings

Santa came a little early this year: I might have jumped up and down a few times when Paul walked in the door with a perfectly-shaped box.  I tried to keep calm.  But I couldn’t.  He told me to open it and then took it back, placed it under...

Monday, December 5, 2011

Cheddar-Ranch Dip

The minute that I saw this dip on Leah’s blog, I knew I had to try it. You know that I don’t like ranch dressing but I do love the flavor of dill, especially in dips. I’m a big time snacker. I love crunchy, salty snacks and most of...

Friday, December 2, 2011

Apple Pomegranate Crumble

I typically only buy fruit that is in season.  I first discovered pomegranates in college one winter when they happened to be extremely inexpensive.  What college student isn’t looking for cheap produce?!  I remember practically living on pomegranates that winter.  They are not the easiest fruit to eat but...

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Wednesday Ramblings

(source) What are you counting down right now?  Countdowns are fun and one starts tomorrow!  Sarah at Baking Serendipity is counting down the days to Christmas with a Peace, Love and Joy Advent Jar.  I am so intrigued by this idea and I’ve been brainstorming since I read her...