Vanilla Almond Cupcakes With Salted Caramel Buttercream

I must confess….I’ve never been a huge fan of frosting.  Not on my cookies, not on my cakes, and not even on my cupcakes. ...

Mayan Chocolate Cupcakes with Cocoa-Cinnamon Buttercream

Ta da!!!  Here it is – the first recipe from last weekend’s cupcake-a-thon. Mayan.  Chocolate.  Cupcakes.  YUM! These were without a doubt the crowd...

624 cupcakes + a road trip + a rockin’ concert!

624 cupcakes + a road trip + a rockin’ concert!

Due to request from friends, thought I’d take a moment to share the story of this past weekend.  :)  Sorry, no cupcake recipes included,...

Spinach Artichoke Hummus

For the final recipe on Day 7 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, we visit a classic cheesy dip translated into a healthier (and...

Roasted Garlic, Rosemary & White Bean Hummus

For Day 6 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, you get to fire up your ovens and roast some garlic!  And not just a...

Guacamummus or Hummamole (Avocado Hummus)

So…what’s a girl to do when gorgeous, big, ripe avocados are on sale during “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”? Make guacamumus!  Or hummamole!  (Or...

Edamame Hummus

For Day 4 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, we’re going green with edamame!!! Ha…for kicks this past weekend, I showed the picture below...

Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Hummus

For Day 3 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, I excited to present one of my all-time favorites — roasted red pepper and feta...

Black Bean Hummus

For Day 2 of “Hip Hip for Hummus Week”, thought we’d branch out past the traditional chickpea to its cousin — the black bean!...

Chicken, Spinach and Almond Pasta Bake

A few weeks ago, a friend and I signed up to provide the main dish for a neighborhood dinner through my church.  And thanks...

Cashew Chicken

One of my favorite things about going to work each day is getting to see my coworker, Laura.  She and I have worked together...

Orange Ricotta Pound Cake With Strawberries

When life gives you a bag of delectable oranges….make orange cake!!! I had actually been wanting to try this recipe of Giada’s for quite...