Recipe Makeover: Banana Espresso Chocolate Chip Muffins

Recipe Makeover: Banana Espresso Chocolate Chip Muffins

While this time of the year is usually filled with indulgence, I’m a firm believer that something can taste fantastic without actually being indulgent. Like these muffins. I’ve made...

Holiday Giveaway Special – $45 Gift Card

Holiday Giveaway Special – $45 Gift Card

Happy Humpday! Earlier today I announced the winner of my first Holiday Giveaway Special and I’d like to present to you my second giveaway! A $45 gift card to...

Gift Guide 2010

Gift Guide 2010

Whiskey Rocks – For the Cocktail Enthusiast Sur la Table – $19.95 Dotty Match Apron – For the Hostess with the Mostess Anthropologie – $32 Star Wars Cookie Cutters...

Doughnut Pan Giveaway Winner

Doughnut Pan Giveaway Winner

Last week’s giveaway of a Wilton Doughnut pan has ended (stayed tuned for a new Holiday Special giveaway starting later today). Random.org chose comment number 146 which was left...

Italian Sausage Soup with Tortellini

Italian Sausage Soup with Tortellini

  On my latest giveaway I asked you all to publish a comment describing what your favorite food to eat during this time of the year is. I’ve had...

Baked Chocolate Doughnuts

Baked Chocolate Doughnuts

I’m very excited to share this recipe with you today. It has become one of my favorite desserts recently (let’s face it, chocolate on chocolate action is hot). I’m...

Green Beans with Caramelized Onions

Green Beans with Caramelized Onions

T-minus four days till Thanksgiving! Are you ready? Recipe RundownTaste: Is there anything better than the sweet yet savory taste of caramelized onions? They will make any vegetable dish...

Cauliflower Gratin

Cauliflower Gratin

 Thanksgiving recipe numero tres! This one is particularly tasty. If you are someone who holds the assertion that side dishes are the best part of Thanksgiving, you just might...

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Mini Vanilla Bean Cheesecakes with Holiday Cranberry Topping

Thanksgiving recipe number 2! This time it’s a dessert and was created for GoodLifeEats and My Baking Addiction’s Holiday Recipe Swap. I am very excited to share this recipe...

Maple-Braised Butternut Squash with Thyme

Maple-Braised Butternut Squash with Thyme

It struck me yesterday that Thanksgiving is in less than 10 days. Where did the beginning of November go? Hell, where did 2010 go? I’ve been testing Thanksgiving recipes...