Tag: holiday

Peanut Butter Bunny Treat Recipe

Peanut Butter Bunny Treat Recipe

These little bunny backsides make cute kids’ snacks, and are super easy to make. I whipped up nine of them in about 15 minutes. I love that they’re more unique than the usual sugar cookies, and have whole grain crackers and unsweetened peanut butter, making them […]

Whole Wheat Peppermint White Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Whole Wheat Peppermint White Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

I have been seriously obsessed with holiday baking this December. I don’t know if it’s baby girl in my tummy trying to make up for my serious sugar aversion during the first two trimesters, when just the smell of something sweet would send me running […]

Christmas Pomegranate Salsa Recipe and the easiest way to open a pomegranate

Christmas Pomegranate Salsa Recipe and the easiest way to open a pomegranate

This fresh pomegranate salsa recipe is tasty any time of year, but it’s especially fun for Christmas parties with it’s beautiful bright red and green colors. I am always trying to come up with creative ways to eat pomegranates. I absolutely love them, and get so excited […]

The Easiest Chocolate Salted Caramels Recipe (Edible Gift)

The Easiest Chocolate Salted Caramels Recipe (Edible Gift)

I have a confession to make. I had never made caramel until this past week. Yep, I’ve been cooking for years and years, and somehow had never made my own caramel. Partly because I don’t have a huge sweet tooth, and partly because I found […]

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe

It’s fall, the time of year that’s all about pumpkin.  In fact, since moving to Washington (which actually has seasons!) I’ve become a bit obsessed with pumpkins and squash every October through December. Don’t believe me? Take a look at our front railing! I spent […]

Asian Burger Recipe

Asian Burger Recipe

Umami.  Say it with me…Oo-mom-ee.  That’s right, the oh so desirable savory taste that needed it’s own Umami International Symposium in Hawaii to ensure it’s recognition as one of the basic tastes.  Once the subject of controversy, it’s now widely accepted and is available in […]

Strawberry Lemonade Mojito Recipe

Strawberry Lemonade Mojito Recipe

Summer is here!  We’ve been going back and forth between sunny days and crazy stormy ones.  But on the sunny ones, I’ve been dying to make my own mojitos with the plethora of mint in my backyard.  Eric and I don’t drink alcohol very often, […]

Rustic Berry Hand Pies for the Pie Party

Rustic Berry Hand Pies for the Pie Party

Today is the all new International holiday, Pie Party!  Okay it’s not actually an International holiday, it’s an idea dreamed up by some friends of mine on Twitter.  We all love pie, and want to help people get over their fear of making pie.  So […]