Pike Place Market Tour

Pike Place Market

I recently visited Seattle to attend the International Food Bloggers Conference.   I had a lot packed into the short trip, and the one thing I really wanted to do while I was there was check out Pike Place Market, especially since it was walking distance from my hotel. Pike Place Market seems to always click to read more

Halloween Party Ideas

Halloween Party Ideas

Are you thinking of hosting a Halloween party?  Need some Halloween party ideas?  We’ve hosted a few, and I think they have been some of my favorite parties to date.  The food, activities, kiddos in costumes, fun music, Halloween really lends itself to a great party that is quite easy to put together.  I won’t click to read more

Blogger Cookbooks And KitchenAid Giveaway

Blogger Cookbook And KitchenAid Giveaway

I have the most incredible, amazing, totally awesome giveaway for you today.  I want to win this giveaway, it’s THAT fabulous.   There are a number of blogger like myself who have either recently published cookbooks, or have cookbooks coming out very soon.  We thought it would be fun to get together and put together a click to read more

Halloween One Bowl Brownies

Easy One Bowl Brownie Recipe

Today I’m sharing two things I love, Halloween and brownies! Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays, probably because it brings all things fall, cool weather and the beginning of a few months of holiday festivities.  From decorating the house to getting the girls costumes together, I always love preparing for Halloween and click to read more

Gluten Free Pumpkin Pie

Gluten Free Pumpkin PIe

Time to talk pie again, gluten free pumpkin pie to be specific. I have made gluten free pumpkin pies before by simply leaving out the crust.  My daughter went through a massive pumpkin pie phase last year while we had her on a gluten free diet, so I started making pumpkin pie by just putting click to read more

Chocolate Chip Pecan Pie Bars

Pecan Pie Bars

I love pecans.  Pecan pie is really a thing of beauty.  One of those indulgences that you don’t have often, and savor when you do. It is so rich and decadent and over the top in the very best way.  Because it is so rich, I love making it in bar form, where you can click to read more

Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Let’s talk pie, shall we?  Pumpkin pie in particular. I like pumpkin pie, but it’s safe to say my daughters LOVE pumpkin pie. It was one of the first “real foods” each of them tasted, mainly because my family was sneaking it to them when I was busy cleaning up Thanksgiving dinners.  There is something click to read more

Oreo Cake from Surprise Inside Cakes

Oreo Cake Recipe From Surprise Inside Cakes

I made you a cake.  A pretty awesome over the top cake! This cake is packed full of Oreos, and covered in even more of them.  It’s pretty outrageous and completely decadent.   This cake comes from my friend Amanda’s amazing book, Surprise Inside Cakes.  Amanda is pretty well known for her incredible cakes, both on click to read more

Flatbread Tacos

Flatbread Tacos

Growing up in the southwest, I absolutely love Mexican food.   My mom, dad and grandma all made tacos often, when we went out to eat it was often for Mexican food, and it was always something that everyone enjoyed.  I make tacos a few times a month, and to keep it from getting boring, I click to read more

Silver Dollar Sliders

Silver Dollar Sliders

I love breakfast.  I love it in the morning, the evening, late at night.  Hands down, breakfast is probably my favorite meal of the day.  In a house full of picky eaters, breakfast always seems like the one meal that everyone loves what’s being served.  I am always up for breakfast for dinner, so when click to read more