May 07

Midori Martini

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailA Midori Martini: the prettiest drink in all the land. This recipe is 15 years in the making, seriously. When Mel and I were first dating (15 years ago*) we went to Carmel on vacation. It quickly became our favorite getaway spot (until the time a glass of OJ cost $7 and we said...

May 05

Overnight Apple Pie French Toast Casserole

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailFrench toast normally takes a lot of time to make. Stand at the stove. Dip. Cook. Flip. Repeat. When you make an Overnight Apple Pie French Toast Casserole it’s way easier. Dump. Bake. Eat! The other day Mel told me the voice on his phone was now a man. He hadn’t done anything to the...

May 03

Oatmeal Scotchie Brookies

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailCan you believe it’s been over a month since I posted a brownie recipe? I apologize. Maybe I can make it up to you with these Oatmeal Scotchie Brookies: brownies topped with oatmeal scotchie cookies? Yes? Okay before I tell you how I ate 3 trillionty of these brownies, let’s talk about Grey’s Anatomy....

May 02

A Food Blogger’s Guide to Santa Barbara

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailHappy Saturday friends! Today I’m talking about food in a different way…travel food! Two weeks ago I got the chance to spend the weekend with 7 other fabulous food bloggers in Santa Barbara, California. Today I’m sharing some of the fun things we did – and the fabulous places we ate! The #SBFoodieEscape was planned...

Apr 30

Strawberry Salsa with Pie Crust Chips

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailA way to get yourself to eat fruit if you don’t really like it: Turn it into fruit salsa and then dip pie crust chips in it. #problemsolved Have you ever heard of those special wraps that people get done that help them lose weight? There’s a direct sale company that does them, and I...

Apr 26

Margarita Bars

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailMay is fast approaching which means three things: Cinco de Mayo, hot summer nights, and margaritas. Or should we make that margarita bars? Have I ever told you about the time that a treadmill hit me in the face? #truestory And before you get all, “Now Dorothy, get real. Treadmills can’t hit someone in the...

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