Monthly Archives: May 2014

Strawberry Firebomb Cupcakes With Cinnamon Whisky Buttercream

Especially a spicy strawberry cupcake loaded with cinnamon whisky. I started watching Cupcake Wars recently. It has been on The Food Network for a few years, but I never got around to checking it out. It’s pretty addictive. If you … Continue reading

Posted in Cupcakes | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Roast Pork Tenderloin With Chickpea Carrot Salad. Hot New Music From Natalie McCool.

Hi guys! You want to come over for dinner? I can pair you up with these cuties. This lively Chickpea Carrot Salad with citrusy hints is perfect to serve along simply roasted, cumin scented slices of pork tenderloin. Roast Pork … Continue reading

Posted in Main Courses, Pork, Salad | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pretzel Roll Sliders. Having Some Fun. On Monday.

That’s for all of you graduates out there. Depressing, huh? Not really true, but there is too much responsibility and laundry out there in the adult wold. So, you need to be sure to have as much fun as you … Continue reading

Posted in Sandwiches | Tagged | Leave a comment

Short And Sweet. Twizzlers-Caramel Corn Snack Mix.

This isn’t so much a recipe as it is a fantastic idea to shake up your usual snack mix. Have I ever told you how much I love Twizzlers? They are, hands down, my favorite candy. I can’t see a … Continue reading

Posted in Candy, Short And Sweet, Snack | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Beet Salad With Goat Cheese And Walnuts. Catchy New Music From The Feed.

Be sure to use Up Beets in this fun salad that mixes sweet beets, creamy goat cheese, crunchy walnuts and tender greens with balsamic vinaigrette. Lovely as a light lunch or alongside grilled meat or vegetables. Beet Salad With Goat … Continue reading

Posted in Salad | Leave a comment

Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake Bites. Thrills On The Stereo.

Seriously, what is wrong with that girl? And what does President Snow have to do with anything? I mentioned in this post that I made some Hunger Games themed desserts for a party last weekend. One of the desserts were … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Hummus, Tomato, And Feta Pita Pizzas With Arugula Salad. Shaking To Bang Bang Bang.

Right now, with all 4 of my kids in the midst of the busy spring sports season, every dinner I make has to be quick and easy. Most evenings we are not getting home much before 8 pm and everyone … Continue reading

Posted in Main Courses, Salad | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Reuben Crescent Bake. Hot New Cover From The Provincial Archive.

That is so me. And I go to the store upwards of 3 times a week for big shops. Ugh. That’s a lot of weight lifting, but of course worth it to cook and bake lots of good things. Like … Continue reading

Posted in Beef, Main Courses | Tagged | Leave a comment

Hunger Games Cupcakes On Fire

On Saturday I went to a Hunger Games Themed Party that was part of the Tables Of Content 2014 fundraiser for my town’s library. (Read all about this fundraiser here.) The hosts served up appetizers that reflected the characteristics of … Continue reading

Posted in Cupcakes | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Toast With Sriracha Honey Butter. Catchy New Music From Go Wolf.

If you want to liven up your breakfast, try this Sriracha Honey Butter on your toast. It’s all at once sweet and spicy and so unexpectedly good. Toast With Sriracha Honey Butter Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 tablespoon honey … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Condiment | Tagged | Leave a comment