Mar 31

Faux Grilled Cheese (Mini Pound Cake)

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailDo you watch Ace of Cakes? I love that show. Recently I started watching Cake Boss and I like it too. It’s amazing what they can do with cake. I think it’s so cool how they start with a regular sheet cake and end up with the state of Alaska or something. It’s the...

Mar 29

“Pizza” for April Fool’s Day

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailWhen I was a kid I hated April Fool’s Day. I was always worried that someone would play a joke on me. I did not (nor do I now) like being the butt of a joke or being made fun of. Kids can be mean.  However, Jordan, at 6, has not had the pleasure...

Mar 24

Popcorn Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Treats

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailI think I need to work on the title. It’s a bit of a mouthful. Which is fitting, because so are these treats.   As promised, here is the first of a few yummy treats I have planned to share. Think Rice Krispie treat with popcorn instead of the Rice Krispies. I added some...

White Bean Dip
Mar 24

White Bean Dip

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailI know, I know. Two posts in one week with NO SUGAR. What is this world coming too?  No fear, desserts will be back soon. I’ve got a couple things in the works for this weekend that I am very excited for. In the meantime, you need to try this dip. It’s awesome! I...

Snack Time
Mar 23

Snack Time

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailSorry I didn’t post a recipe today. I ran out of time.   I spent my day stuffing myself with Trader Joe’s Honey Wheat pretzels dipped in Nutella  creating new recipes for this blog. And then I spent more time eating heaping pretzelfuls of Nutella counting the calories of all the great foods I’m...

Potato Leek Soup
Mar 21

Potato Leek Soup

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailYesterday was the first day of Spring. Sunshine, flowers, and nice days, right? Wrong. Here in Sacramento? Winter got its calendar dates mixed up and forgot it was supposed to exit Saturday night. It’s been raining here for what seems like a week, and there is another week of it coming. I know, I...

Maple Cream Cookies
Mar 18

Maple Cream Cookies

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmail Did you know that tomorrow is Maple Syrup Saturday? It’s true. A few weeks ago I googled “food holidays” and so many came up I started laughing. Food on a stick day? Waffle day? And those are just a couple for March! Maple Syrup Saturday stood out to me, probably because the day...

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