No-Bake Quinoa Crumble Bars

You want to know what happens when you take pictures of food in front of people? Well, actually a few things happen. See first, first you get a weird look. The look that says…

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. Without butter……. I know, cookies without butter. You are probably thinking I am crazy.  But please. DO NOT be scared way. I mean just look at…

Smoked Gouda Enchiladas

Want to know my New Years resolution? Well you probably don’t care one bit. But I am going to tell you anyway! Honestly, I have never made a New Years…

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Well guys it is 2013! And I want to clean! I know I am a crazy person! But with all twenty-one of our guest leaving today the house needs a…

The First Three Months…….

Happy New Years Eve! I can’t believe another year is over and 2013 is here. I have been doing the food blog thing for almost three months now and I…

Chocolate Coconut Rum Cupcakes

Ok, so originally this post was going to be vegan chocolate cupcakes…….. But then the coconut rum showed up……..at 10:30 am. (Yeah, people around here are having a good time.…

Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus

I used to call myself a non-hummus eater. That was until today. When I made my own and fell in love. Like head over heels in love. Ok, so that…

Espresso Glazed Nuts

It is Christmas Eve! The house full, the fridge is stocked, the snow is falling and the frantic running around has begun (umm, actually that has been going on for…

Chocolate Chip Kahlua Cookies

Twenty one. That is our new head count………… for the next eleven days. Eight have arrived. Seven more to go. If you remember last Wednesday I said we would have a…

Kahlua Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

Fudge! Is there really only 4 days till Christmas? I would love to say I am ready, but let’s be honest I have not wrapped one gift. Nor have I…

Aunt Katie’s White Lasagna

Trust me, my Aunt Katie was an amazing aunt, mom, teacher, friend, and wife. She was actually kind of crazy, but in the best way possible. What came out of…

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Do the math, eight + nine = Yes, seventeen. What is this number you ask? Seventeen is the number of people that will be in our house from Christmas day…

Peanut Butter Coconut Candies

These happened by mistake. If you follow me on instagram or twitter you know that it is snowing like crazy up here in my little mountain town (seriously, it looks like Whooville around here!), and…

Chorizo and Polenta Lasagna

Who does not love a good lasagna? I mean whether you are a meat eater, veggie hater, veggie lover, vegetarian, gluten free or vegan there is probably a lasagna out there…

Cinnamon Sugar Dutch Baby

Tis the season………. Of sugar and spice (cinnamon to be exact) and everything nice! Apparently I can not get enough of it. How can it already be the middle of…

Christmas Chocolate Crunch Blondies

It is Friday! Lets do some holiday making… with some Christmas blondies….of course. I mean would you expect anything less? First can we have a little chat? Why are Blondies called Blondies? Really,…

Mediterranean Vegetable Chip Crusted Chicken

Chicken. We eat it. A lot of it. And I am not exaggerating. With a house full of boys it is inevitable. Inevitable. We have this family recipe. A recipe…