Moroccan Glazed Carrots

Carrots, Carrots, Carrots. What can I say…I love carrots!     So many things you can do with carrots (refer to my CARROT TACO SHELLS post) believe it or not. If you love carrots as much as I do, then today is your lucky day! Tonight for dinner I made some Moroccan glazed carrots and…

Roasted Cherry Ice Cream

In honor of National Ice Cream Month (July) and National Ice Cream Day (July 16th) I am dedicating my next few blog posts to ICE CREAM RECIPES!   I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love a good creamy ice cream! Even the non-lovers of ice cream will not be able to resist these homemade recipes!…

Funfetti Pancakes

If you’re looking for a fun (and easy) recipe for your family & kids then this is it! If you have a jar of sprinkles just laying around this is perfect and pretty simple to make!     FUNFETTI PANCAKES (makes about a dozen small pancakes) 1 cup all purpose flour 2 tablespoons of sugar…

DIY Home Decor

This blog I started a few years ago was mainly to share my recipes and my love for all things food.  Recently I have started a new love for DIY Projects.  For anyone unfamiliar with the term D.I.Y., it’s basically an acronym for Do It Yourself. Instead of paying for that new couch, or pair…

National Doughnut Day: Vanilla Bean Peppermint Doughnuts

Since we’re talking about doughnuts here   What’s better than one doughnut recipe? How about two? So here’s another throwback doughnut recipe to celebrate the National Holiday DOUGHNUT DAY! Vanilla Bean Peppermint Doughnuts INGREDIENTS: Cake Flour – 2 cups – 200g – 473ml Granulated Sugar – 3/4 cup – 108g – 175ml – Baking Powder…

National Doughnut Day: S’more Doughnut Holes

National Doughnut Day is today! I wanted to repost one of my favorite recipes… S’more Donut Holes! S’more is a popular American treat! Mainly consisting of 3 simple ingredients: chocolate, toasted marshmallows and graham crackers. Pretty simple right? So this is just a basic donut hole recipe with some added cocoa powder and some marshmallow…

Cheap Eats: Salmon Napoleon

I’m making a post for my frugal readers out there because not everyone can afford to eat out. And most people don’t have time to make a meal that’ll take more than 20 minutes to make. So today’s post is all about taking a cheap grocery store item and making it into a gourmet meal….

DIY Mother’s Day Cookies

Mother’s Day is this Sunday and what better way to show your appreciation for the most important woman in your life than to bake her some cookies! Even if you’re not an expert baker this simple recipe and DIY design anyone can do.  So let’s start baking!     Ingredients you’ll need for the sugar…

Houston Hotspots: Honey Art Cafe

Tucked away in a small shopping strip center near the museum district in Houston, is a small, colorful cafe owned by art duo Lulu and Lin.  With a creative vision and the help of Kickstarter this gifted pair has made Honey Art Cafe become a reality. The pair have set up an outlet where creative Houstonians can…

Allspice Almond Bundt Cake

This post is dedicated to readers who love to bake! Or maybe those who don’t… Or for anyone who just loves a delicious cake!   I would take credit for this incredible cake however I adapted this particular recipe from an Apple Spice Bundt Cake from TasteofHome.com.  I just omitted a few ingredients and added…

Roasted Green Tomato Soup

Ahhh winter is finally here and the weather forecast in your area is probably cold or you’re having a bit of snow. Stepping out in this kind of cold weather this time of year can be daunting.   No better time then to bust out your favorite soup recipes! This particular recipe is healthy, easy, inexpensive, and…

Cinnamon Roll Pie Crust

Since Thanksgiving is around the corner and many households across the country will be baking pies this year, why not put a twist on a regular pie crust.  Some people prefer to make their own (click HERE for a pie crust recipe), while others prefer to skip the work and just buy store-bought pie crusts….