The Weekend Dish: 2/8/2014
Happy Saturday to you!
Today is my Chief Culinary Consultant’s birthday! Wahoo! :: throws confetti in the air :: We have a fairly low-key day planned – going out to lunch, then digging into the homemade ice cream cake I made for him. I can’t wait to give him his presents! What do you have going on this weekend?
As always, you’ll find a recap of what was posted to the site this week as well as some bookmarked recipes from other blogs. Enjoy!
On Brown Eyed Baker This Week
DIY: Homemade Peanut Butter – I wish I had known how easy homemade peanut butter was years ago; only one ingredient and it takes less than 5 minutes!
Homemade Chocolate Pudding – Creamy, decadent chocolate pudding that’s super easy to make from scratch.
Sea Salt, Cashew and Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies – Enormous thick and chewy cookies loaded with roasted, salted cashews and milk chocolate chips, then topped with flaky sea salt.
140 Valentine’s Day Recipes – A roundup of recipes perfect for Valentine’s Day, everything from breakfast to dinner and dessert.
Friday Things – Super Bowl commercials, a trip to Florida, sock buns, the Olympics and more…
Most Viewed Post This Week: Top 10 List: Favorite Cupcake Recipes
Most Pinned Post This Week: Homemade Chocolate Pudding
Most Facebook Shared Post This Week: Guinness, Whiskey & Irish Cream Cupcakes
Most Emailed Post This Week: Guinness, Whiskey & Irish Cream Cupcakes
Most Tweeted Post This Week: DIY: Homemade Peanut Butter
What I Bookmarked This Week
Recipes and posts from other blogs that I thought looked especially delicious and that I thought you would like, too:
Chocolate Almond Cherry Biscotti (Bake at 350)
The combination of chocolate and cherries is fabulous, throw in biscotti, and you have something awesome.
Homemade Cheeseburger Macaroni (Foodie Crush)
I didn’t eat a lot of hamburger helper growing up, but I totally want to face plant into this homemade version.
Honey-Roasted Peanut Butter Banana Cream Pie (No Bake!) (Love and Olive Oil)
A banana with peanut butter is my go-to quick breakfast option; I love making it dessert, too!
Loaded Hasselback Potatoes (Half Baked Harvest)
These are some beautiful potatoes; bacon and cheese want me to really get on the hasselback potato bandwagon!
White Spinach French Bread Pizzas (Foodie with Family)
French bread pizza takes me back to grade school; LOVE a homemade twist on it!
Have a delicious weekend!