Strawberry Chocolate Shortcakes for Merlot Month

October is International Merlot Month! Merlot Month unites passionate wine lovers in a worldwide movement to celebrate this lavishly textured, dazzlingly versatile noble red grape varietal. More than 100 Merlot producers, wine merchants, … [Read more...]

Granola Chocolate Truffle Recipe

Here is a delicious (and not-too-bad-for-you) recipe for Homemade Granola Truffles. These truffles are easy to make with just four simple ingredients and make for a perfect sweet treat – the hardest part is trying to limit yourself to only eating … [Read more...]

Four Uses for Granola You’ve Never Tried

Granola is delicious, no matter how you eat it.  Here are 4 uses for granola that you maybe have never tried. Granola Crusted Chicken Out of breadcrumbs? No Problem! Try dressing your chicken up with granola. The sweet & savory … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Cracker Candy

New Year’s Eve is just on the horizon and you decide you want to celebrate with some friends with some fun and games.  But honestly by this point in the season you are kind of tired of cooking.  You want to impress but without a lot of work.  So … [Read more...]

Fruit Nachos Recipe

Who doesn't like a good serving nachos? They've become a staple at almost every restaurant, but they always seem to be the same, right? Nacho chips, chicken or beef and cheese, maybe with some black beans and some other extras thrown in. Certainly … [Read more...]

Halloween Marshmallow Crispies

Take this recipe from Country Crock® Spread to a Halloween party -- everyone will love them! 5.0 from 1 reviews Halloween Marshmallow Crispies   Save Print Prep time 30 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 40 mins … [Read more...]

Mini Pumpkin and Chocolate Pies

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EffortlessPies #CollectiveBias Fall has always been my favorite time of the year, but even more so after we moved to Texas.  I love … [Read more...]

Grasshopper Frozen Custard Cake

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #IceCreamHero #CollectiveBias With summer winding down and the advent of school upon us, I'm looking for ways to be the hero around my home.  … [Read more...]

BAKE HAPPY Dessert Cook Book by Judith Fertig and Blood Orange Curd Recipe

Showing love to people around us (and ourselves!) through food, especially anything sweet and homemade, is common practice. A special homemade birthday cake or traditional holiday cookies do more than provide a sugar rush: they're a confectionery … [Read more...]

Easiest 4th of July Layered Cake

I've never been the super mom who made fantastic homemade cake pops for birthday parties.  Nor do I make my own fondant or elaborate cut out cookies.  I'm all about easy.  I want to 'look' like I slaved all day over what I bake and cook, but in … [Read more...]