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Cookies for the Super Bowl

Because the Steelers are headed to their 3rd Super Bowl in six years… Because I bleed Black and Gold… And because I love cookies… Dessert first. I will be...

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The Weekend Dish

The Weekend Dish: 1/22/2011

I hope everyone is having a nice, safe winter and nobody has been too put out by the snow and ice. I’ve finally got my groove back in the...

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Banana Cupcakes with Vanilla Pastry Cream

Since I have embraced summer in January this week, inspired by the S’more Nut Bars, I thought I would follow up with these banana cupcakes. As I have mentioned...

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S’more Nut Bars

When it’s the middle of January and it’s icy, snowy and dreary, the most natural thing to do is make a dessert that reminds you of summer. Long, sunny...

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Maple-Bacon Kettle Popcorn

Crisp bacon tossed with maple syrup. Popcorn popped in the reserved bacon grease. Popcorn and maple-infused bacon mixed together. Not for the faint of heart. Or New Year’s diets....

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My Latest Addiction

My Latest Addiction

Welch’s Fruit Snacks. Fruity. Gummy. Delicious. Addicting. I first found these quite a few years ago in a checkout line at Bed Bath & Beyond. Whenever I would happen...

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Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Even though I work from home, snow days still have that same cozy, hibernation-type feel that they did when I was a kid. On typical days I get up,...

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