The holidays are upon us. It’s busy. It’s family filled. It’s travel filled. It’s just plain chaos, if we are being honest. Sometimes? We need a break. This? This is a break. A Gingerbread Latte.
Thanksgiving. It’s almost here. You are likely about to be in the kitchen, prepping your meal. Folks will be over, you may have a kitchen full of family, toddlers underfoot, men wanting sandwiches before the bird has even been carved. Yes, there are holidays to prepare for, and turkey is one of those things that is always on the menu. […]
Candy Corn. You have three options: Love it. Hate it. Eat it either way until you are stupid sick because there’s always a bowl of it out this time of year. Now, while you may not be a huge fan of this super sweet treat, most people will agree that it’s a fun looking fall […]
I hate having to work over a holiday, don’t you? But here’s the thing…I cook as a JOB. And cooking is what people tend to do over the holidays, especially in the summer. So what to do? Cook? Not cook? Blog, not blog? Both. As an ambassador for Krusteaz, I get to try out all […]
I can’t believe it’s Independence Day already. Well, almost, anyway. It’s full on summer. Backyard barbeques, beach trips, pool days and wide open windows at night. Good stuff. Let’s embrace it while we can, because I guarantee, in two blinks we will be wrapped up in parkas again, shivering in our boots, wishing for sunny […]
Are you a mom? Do you hope your kids or husband or that guy across the way would make you something sweet for our upcoming Mother’s Day? I’ve been seeing lots of great recipes on Pinterest and Facebook making the rounds, and now I am hungry. And I don’t want to have to make these […]
I am not a big Easter Holiday baker. Heck, half the time, I even forget to color Easter eggs. True story. But I’m pretty good at finding cute things on Pinterest, and then thinking about making them, and then totally not making them. And here is a cute round up of those things, in case […]
I’ve never been to Mardi Gras. In fact, believe it or not, I’ve never even been to New Orleans. I really need to remedy that, by the way. But I don’t live in a cave, and I do know the culture, the parties, the food, the environment, the stigma, the grandiose–ness of it all. I […]