Tuesday 10: Boozy Christmas Cookies

What could make Christmas cookies any better? How about a healthy splash of boozy goodness? Todays Tuesday 10 is bringing you the best boozy Christmas cookies thatre sure to get your holiday party hoppin! I thought itd be fun to shake things up around here so today Im launching a new series called Tuesday 10. Every […]

11 Weeks of Wonder #11- The Fizzy Mojito

Years end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. ~Hal Borland Cheers, my friends, to the dawning of a brand new year! 2014 has been good to our family, but Im excited to see what 2015 has in store. In just […]

11 Weeks of Wonder #10- Top 10 DIY Gift Wrapping Ideas

Can you believe that Christmas is only a few days away?! So far in this holiday planning series, weve picked the perfect holiday card, mixed up some festive cocktails, done a little baking, a little cooking, and even found presents for your foodie friends. Now, this week its time to tackle one of the things […]

Creamy Sun Dried Tomato Pesto Chicken

Thank you to Mezzetta for sponsoring todays post and inspiring me to create holiday memories in the kitchen. When it comes to food, the holidays are all about classic comfort dishes that bring back fond memories. For me, nothing is more comforting than a skillet full of juicy chicken simmering away in a creamy pesto […]

11 Weeks of Wonder #9- Holiday Cookie Swap Party!

Today Im hosting a Holiday Cookie Swap Party and youre all invited! Ive teamed up with some of my favorite blogger friends from all over the world to bring you the most delicious and creative cookies ever! From China, Canada, and all over the US (even one fellow blogger who lives in my neighborhood), weve […]

Gingerbread Ale Cookie Sandwiches with Eggnog Cream

When I heard that Flying Dog Brewery was making a holiday line of beers inspired by Otterbein Bakerys iconic cookies, I knew I had a job to do. If they can make a beer out of a cookie, then by gosh, I can make a cookie out of a beer! So I present to you the […]

Chicken Waffles with Creamy Havarti Cheese Cranberry Compote (Plus a GIVEAWAY!)

Thank you to Arla Dofino for inspiring and sponsoring this recipe and giveaway!  When the busy holidays have your head spinning like the glitter in a snow globe, its important to set aside time to enjoy with your family. One way that our family regroups during the holiday season is by enjoying a delicious, wholesome breakfast together. Although […]

11 Weeks of Wonder #8- Cinnamon Salt Dough Ornaments

Most Americans spend Black Friday waiting in mile-long lines, scouring the mall for mega-sales, and trampling anyone that dares to stand between them and that shiny new TV on clearance on at Target. I dont know if its the fact that Im usually in a turkey-induced tryptophan coma, or the thought of having to go to the […]

Candy Cane Martini

Whew! Does all of that Black Friday shopping have you completely wiped out? Are you ready to shake up a Candy Cane Martini and kick back in your fuzziest jammy pants? I sure am! Except the only thing I bought on Black Friday was a hedgehog ornament made out of a pine cone. Im not […]