It is time for the Crazy Ingredient Challenge, that wonderful day every month when a group of bloggers gets together with two ingredients not normally paired together and each attempts to make a recipe with them. The ingredients we voted in this month were garbanzo beans (chickpeas) and honey. Now there's a challenge! I came… Continue reading Honeyed Chickpea Blondie Bites – Crazy Ingredient Challenge
I don't do a lot of sponsored posts. But when Gaslamp Popcorn offered to send me some samples of their Holiday Flavors for taste testing, I knew my son would be devastated if I said no. That boy loves his popcorn. He takes after his mother. Gaslamp Popcorn Company is a California treat, available in… Continue reading Brown Sugar Cinnamon Popcorn Balls and Gaslamp Popcorn Review
The Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party is growing by leaps and bounds lately and I have to say THANK YOU! Both to my co-hosts and most importantly the bloggers that come and link up and share the love every week. Before we get to the party this week I need to share this recipe. Since I… Continue reading Sourdough Cranberry Cinnamon Rolls and Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party
Cinnamon Raisin Bread - a rich quick bread loaded made with honey, raisins and spices.
Do you like a lot of "crumb" on your crumb cake? If you answered "Doesn't everyone?", you are going to love this New York Style Crumb Cake recipe. Just look at that delicious streusel layer on top. sigh! And the moist rich cake on the bottom. sigh! I am not going to lie to you.… Continue reading New York Style Crumb Cake
January 17th is Hot Buttered Rum Day according to Serendipity and Spice's A Blogger's List of National Days. An extensive 5 minute search found that no one seems to know how or when this holiday was started, but who cares. It gives me something to blog about. Hot Buttered Rum originated in Colonial America when molasses… Continue reading 7 Scrumptious Recipes for Hot Buttered Rum
Today is the 20th of the month so it is time for the CRAZY Ingredient Challenge! Each month we pick two unrelated ingredients to create our recipes then blog about them. This month it is Cranberries and Gingerbread Spice (or gingerbread). I have been with this group for a few months now and let… Continue reading Gingerbread Spice Cranberry Brie Bites
I still haven't decided what I am going to make for breakfast Christmas morning. In case you need some suggestions too, here are eight different ideas. Some are ultra easy, some can be made ahead, and some are special treats I would only make on a special day - mostly because I hate to fry.… Continue reading Christmas Breakfast Roundup