Tag Archives: Sweet Tooth

Quick & Easy Summer BBQ Dessert: Fresh Fruit Tart

Summer. Oh how I adore you and your long days, warm nights and endless cookouts.  And the fresh produce.  I will never tire of the picked-that-day goodness. Truthfully, a handful (full basket) of blueberries or a slice (entire) watermelon is usually dessert enough for me in the summer time… but it’s no secret that I’ve got […]

Recipe for Apple Cinnamon Chips

An apple a day keeps your waist whittling away …if you ask me.   But for some reason you can’t replace the crunch of your cape cod salt and vinegar chips with the crunch of a jazz apple.  I get it.  And I’m here to help.

Easy Get Skinny Tips That Work!

1. if your jaw actually aches after eating granola or nuts.. or anything.. it’s a good sign your body doesn’t want anymore. stop eating. 2. if you nibble while you cook.. cook healthy, then it doesn’t matter if you nibble. 3. if you nibble while you cook but can’t cook healthy because your boyfriend is […]

Bacon Wrapped Dates Stuffed with Goat Cheese

Simple, yet elegant.  Savory, yet sweet.  There really is no reason not to include honey and goat cheese stuffed bacon wrapped dates at your next holiday party is there? Ingredients: Package of bacon Large container of pitted dates Container of crumbled goat cheese Honey toothpicks

Easter Dessert: Lemon Coconut Pound Cake

I was scouring the internet for a perfect Easter dessert.  I wanted something that would be great with coffee or a mimosa over a long brunch.  Something sweet, but not heavy… something that screamed “spring has sprung!” and something with a “wow” factor… but of course ;).  I came across a recipe for lemon coconut […]

The Most Moist & Delicious Red Velvet Cupcakes!

RED VELVET CUPCAKES – Normally I take a few recipes and put them together to make my own version, which I in-turn post.  This recipe is really too good to change.  I made a few little tweeks to make the cupcakes a little more goey, but this is straight from the internet.  And as a […]

Melting Snowman Red Velvet Cookies for Christmas!

My gripe with adorable Christmas cookies is that they never taste good!  So I sought to make adorable snowmen that were actually delicious! INGREDIENTS: 1 Box red velvet cupcake mix (I used Duncan Hines) 2 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil cream cheese frosting (homemade recipe on blog, or buy pre-made) black and red icing Marshmallows […]

The Perfect Easter Menu

Not that hosting Thanksgiving is a piece of pie, but at least with Turkey day, the guess work for menu planning is taken care of.  Easter?  Not so much.  But fret not, I’ve got the perfect, stress-free Easter Menu for you! EASTER MENU (for a party of 12-20) DRINKS- Mimosa Bar: 4 Bottles of Champagne, 1 […]

Red Velvet Christmas Woopie Pie Cookies!

It’s so easy, I’m almost embarrassed to post this – BUT they are such a hit, that I feel compelled. Sometimes it’s ok to take the easy route and buy the box mix…. just as long as you make it your own!