Category Archives: Cooking

Playing with Your Food ~ Hungry Happenings

It’s Food Friday and I think we should spend a little time playing with our food.  I want to introduce you to Hungry Happenings, a site that definitely makes food fun.  Take for instance the “chocolate chalkboards” she came up … Continue reading

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Food Friday: “Skinny” Recipes

Eating healthy is hard for me because I like food.  I like yummy, tasty food and finding food that has flavor and is still low in calories has been one of my biggest challenges.  I stumbled across Skinny Taste and … Continue reading

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Easy to Make Pull Apart Turtle Cupcakes

I’ve mentioned before that I love things that look great, but are easy to make.  I found this video tutorial from Betty Crocker on how to make pull apart turtle cupcakes.  It’s one of those things that you can whip … Continue reading

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Almond Joy Layer Cake

I made an Almond Joy layer cake for Easter dinner and it was a big hit.  It really tasted like Almond Joy!  I made mine in the shape of a lamb for the holiday using the Wilton lamb 3D cake … Continue reading

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Peeps Sunflower Cake

If you’re looking for a cute cake to make for spring or even Easter, this sunflower cake made with Peeps has my vote! I’m a big believer in wowing family and friends with a little creativity and not a lot of … Continue reading

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Dawn Wells Teaches Us a Suprisingly Cool Way to Peel a Potato

 Dawn Wells (AKA MaryAnn from Gilligan’s Island) shows you a really quick and easy way to peel a potoato without a potato peeler (it’s pretty cool too!) I’m going to try this the next time I cook potatoes!

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Guinness Cupcakes with Bailey’s Irish Cream Frosting

I made Guinness cupcakes with Bailey’s Irish Cream frosting for St. Patrick’s Day and they were a big hit.  After my boyfriend ate the first cupcake he immediately started washing my cupcake pans so I could make more.  That’s the … Continue reading

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