Independence Day Recipe Round-Up

July 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

Happy Independence Day week to my fellow Americans!

I am a total sucker for holiday-themed food and recipes. The Target dollar aisle and seasonal section often prove to be the death of my budget, because I can’t resist the Candy Cane Oreos, the Reese’s Eggs, or the pink-and-red heart-shaped bunting that makes the perfect Pinteresting backdrop.

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Summer Salsa

May 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

A friend of mine is an amazing cook and baker who was professionally trained in France. She periodically offers cooking classes for locals to learn how to make a few of her famous recipes, namely her incredible pavlovas, which she sells at a nearby café. Awhile back, some friends and I signed up for one of her classes because we were dying to know how to make her desserts.

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Miracle Sore Throat Tea

April 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

It’s almost May in Minnesota, and we’ve been hit with snowstorms throughout the month of April. This is not my idea of a picturesque spring. Especially because I just got back from a little trip to the Arizona desert, where it was a glorious 90 degrees. ☀️

Long winters tend to equal extended cold and flu seasons around here.

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Easter Reese’s Cupcakes

March 26, 2018 / 2 Comments

If you are allergic to peanuts, consider this your cue to exit.

This cupcake recipe is one of my very favorites, dressed head to toe in peanut butter goodness. We have a peanut butter cupcake, half a Reese’s egg stuffed inside each one, a peanut butter cream cheese frosting, and a handful of Reese’s Pieces Eggs sprinkled on top.

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