Monday, August 29, 2011

Pumpkin-Walnut Oatmeal Squares with Cinnamon Glaze

pumpkin-walnut squares

 I know it’s premature but I opened a can of pumpkin.  Everyone is starting to talk about fall, cooler weather, pumpkin spice lattes, apple cider and trick-or-treats and I just couldn’t wait one more minute. Also, the Pioneer Woman’s show premiered on the Food Network.  I doubt this is...

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Shrimp Po’ Boys – A Very Special Guest Post!


I often post about meals that my husband Paul and I make together.  We love spending time together in the kitchen!  So when I mentioned that we had some shrimp and asked what he would like me to make with it, he quickly said that he would take care...

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Mexican Chicken Lasagna

mexican lasagna

I can’t believe that I haven’t shared this recipe with you yet.  I created this recipe a long while back, before Bake Your Day was even born.  It is one worth sharing.  It’s so simple to throw together, is so flavorful and feeds lots of mouths…or in our case,...

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Cinnamon Roll Bread

cinnamon roll bread

Food to me is so nostalgic.  It makes us use so many of our senses and I think that’s one of the things that I love most about food.  To me, there isn’t a food much more nostalgic than cinnamon rolls.  The amazing scent that wafts through the house...

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Shrimp Pad Thai


I watch incredibly too many hours of Food Network every week. Alternated sometimes with HGTV but mostly, it’s Food Network. Or Cooking Chanel. But they are really the same thing anyway. So, to recap, I just spend too many hours watching some form food on my television. I also...

Friday, August 19, 2011

Walnut-Zucchini Muffins

zucchini walnut muffins

Recently Paul brought home a beautiful collection of peppers, eggplant, zucchini and squash. He knows the way to my heart, no doubt about that! It all looked so delicious, was fresh and locally grown and the zucchini was as monstrous. I couldn’t wait to cut into that bad boy....