Chipotle Lime Shrimp

There are some flavors that are just meant to be together.  Peanut butter and jelly….  Strawberries and cream….  Salt and pepper… And one of...

Stuffed Artichokes

Pretty sure fresh, delicious, gorgeous artichokes were on sale at our local grocery store last week for $0.99.  Um…YUM.  Definitely a deal I couldn’t...

How To Make Coconut Milk

If you…. Love recipes that only take about 3 minutes of total prep time… Love all things coconut Don’t love all things coconut (like...

Roasted Garlic and Brie Soup

When I asked my 7-yr-old piano student yesterday to tell me what was new in his world, he rolled his eyes and matter-of-factly informed...

Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes With Fresh Strawberry Buttercream

And….voila!  Here is the final recipe from the Cupcake-A-Thon! In addition to being “pretty in pink” (love those cute wrappers!), these strawberry lemonade cupcakes...

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...