homemade caramel corn

Homemade Caramel Popcorn

Enticing, yes? My friend Amy and I embarked on this adventure a few days ago, and it was SO fun! Be warned though: once you start eating this stuff, you won't be able to stop...cause it's way better...
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Holiday Desserts That WOW!

This post brought to you by PHILADELPHIA cream cheese . All opinions are 100% mine. Truthfully I'm not much of a baker, at least not in the classic sense. What I am is gutsy (or crazy), and that leads...
mint julep cupcakes

Derby Recipe: The Mint Julep Cupcake

I know it's last minute, but I had to share this cupcake recipe my friend Amy made up today. Seriously awesome. Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, you can impress your friends with this bakery version of a...
blueberry coffee cake

Blueberry Coffee Cake (sort of healthy!)

Are you ever trolling pinterest when it seems like everyone you know is pinning cakes, pies, muffins, and just general diet sabotage? Well I came across this recipe from Alexandra's Kitchen, and something...
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Easy Weeknight Recipe: Turkey Meatloaf

So I accidentally discovered a super awesome meatloaf recipe using ingredients I had on hand, and several people have said it's the best low fat meatloaf they've ever had! Ingredients: 2 lbs ground...
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Tomato Soup And Bread Bowls

Does it really get any better? Today's post is a quickie, sorry for that...but I hope you'll forgive me when I give you this recipe. Tomato Basil Soup 4 cups fresh tomatoes, chopped or 4 cups canned...
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Pumpkin Goodness

I finally managed to track down some pie pumpkins at the farmer's market (our grocery stores only have the jack-o-lanterns right now), so I'm working on some pumpkin butter and some pumpkin oatmeal bread. I'll...
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Gettin’ Juiced

No I'm not talking about the muscle building variety, but about the new Jack Lalanne Juicer I bought this week. Do any of you have juicers? Do you actually use them? I'm loving mine so far, despite the initial...
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Summer Grillin

As summer approaches (I believe it's the 21st?), I thought I'd talk a minute about one of my favorite warm weather activities: grilling! Hahaha yeah...I wish. Our outdoor kitchen consists of one of those...