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strawberry
Seeing how next month is National Strawberry Month and strawberries are in season down here, I thought it only appropriate to...
  • Cool Recipes

    What is That?

    A few days ago, my daughter started coming home with a bright red popsicle that smelled like it was spicy?  I asked, “what and where did you get that?” She explained the flavor was sweet and...
    April 28, 2016 475 0
  • Food on the Fly

    We Don’t Carrot All

    Carrots are often thought of as “bunny food”, and that’s true, but they are so delicious as a snack on the go.  I always have carrots ready to go for my family when we go out...
    March 24, 2016 941 0
  • Extra Wonderful Cravings

    Hangin’ With My Peeps

    One of my family’s, all families for that matter, is making sweet treats for Easter.  In my house, they have to be kid approved and something we can make together.  Peeps are always a favorite and...
    March 24, 2016 568 0
  • Cravings

    For a Limited Time Only

    They are many candies you can only get at Easter, Cadbury Creme Eggs are the most sought after.  The luscious chocolate shell with the unknown creme that looks like egg white and yolk makes enthusiasts do...
    March 24, 2016 508 0
  • Editors Picks

    Leprechauns, Rainbows and Four-Leaf Clovers

    So, fellow moms, what do you have planned for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day? Green cookies? Green pudding? Green pancakes? Green oatmeal? Do you ever stop to wonder just how all this green stuff got started?...
    March 2, 2016 912 0
  • Appetizers

    De Nada, Empanada

    This is the perfect food to eat on the fly.  My neighbor is a complete rock star when it comes to empanadas, and of course I get a ton when she does exercise her culinary genius. ...
    March 2, 2016 533 0
  • I Wanna Stay Home

    Poke Cakes are Better than WHAT?

    I have been making poke cakes since high school.  They are so dang easy and everyone will crave them after.  What is a poke cake you ask?  A poke cake is very simple, it is a...
    March 2, 2016 378 0
  • Highlight

    Bring on the Layers

    If you are wondering about the perfect gift for coworkers, neighbors, or friends…why not cookies!!!  Now you could make them yourself, or you can give them a gift of making their own.  It is so hard...
    December 3, 2015 409 0
  • Millennial Mom

    Tis the Season for Cookies

    My favorite part of Christmas time, as a kid, was baking cookies with my mom.  One Saturday, we would make every cookie under the sun to give out as gifts, I loved it.  I have carried...
    December 3, 2015 496 0
  • Cool Recipes

    To Spritz or Not to Spritz

    Ok, keeping up with our cookie them, we cannot leave out the infamous classic, the spritz cookie.  I am, personally, not the biggest fan.  When I was a kid it seemed like you needed a gallon...
    December 3, 2015 438 0
  • Editors Picks

    Back to the Basics

    With organic eating on the rise, many get in a quandary about how to carry that through the holidays and the treats.  It is actually not all that difficult to keep it real during the holidays. ...
    December 3, 2015 470 0
  • Cravings

    What Time is it? It’s Snickerdoodle Time!

    During the holidays, all I ever want is a snickerdoodle.  My family loves them so much; we make them almost every weekend.  However, there is always a debate.  I love the chewy style snickerdoodles and my...
    December 3, 2015 454 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Mini Me

    When I saw Oreo and other cookie favorites make a mini version of the classics, I was overjoyed and thankful.  I love grabbing a bag or cup for the kids so I can eat them on...
    December 3, 2015 377 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

    Well as fall rolls around, we all know what to expect.  Love or hate it pumpkin spice is EVERYWHERE!  Even my twelve year old daughter wants to jump on the orange bandwagon and insists upon needing...
    November 12, 2015 363 0
  • Maybe/Maybe Not

    Eat it! We Dare Ya!

    This is totally different and very non-political – a good thing! If you have kiddos or a bestie/honey/someone-you-want-to-prank, give this a shot. It’s Earthworm Jello, and it looks freakin’ so real! Be merry, pranksters! Recipe also...
    October 23, 2015 963 0
  • Extra Wonderful Cravings

    It Ain’t Easy Being Green

    As our very good look would have it, the official, according to Baum and Whiteman, “nut of the year” for 2015 is the pistachio. We like. If you’ve watched the Stephen Colbert commercials – or if...
    September 18, 2015 514 0
  • Editors Picks

    More on Gluten-Free

    SFA and Mintel also have documented that 21 percent of Millennials who buy specialty foods plunk down money for gluten-free. We’ve done our homework, and we know that gluten-free is a lifestyle for people with celiac...
    September 3, 2015 795 0