Cookies + frosting = happiness
Cookies + Frosting = Happiness!
A little bit of sweet and a lot of savory make these Apple Cheddar Pinwheels simply irresistible.
Apples, show us your savory side!
New Year's Eve is one the most celebrated times of the year, and throwing a party is almost a must. It’s the one night of the year that almost everyone is looking for an excuse to get out and party. Planning a party can be tough though and requires a good amount of lead time, something you may not have. If you're running short on time, here is how to plan the best last-minute NYE party in just 6 steps.
No need for store-bought when homemade is so simple.
Move over, apple pie. This is the new Thanksgiving dessert!
A moderately healthy dessert that lets the apples shine
Who says sweet treats are only for dessert? Start your day with a caramel apple scone for breakfast!
Mini cookies loaded with chocolate chips and stuffed with caramel candy? Yes, please!
Although cookies can't be an everyday snack after school, they do make a special way to acknowledge the day. Maybe it's the first day of school, the completion of a major project, or a made-up celebration. Whatever the reason, all the kids I know surely appreciate a warm cookie or two or three. . .
My children are fans of chocolate, so their after-school treats tend to include chocolate in some form or fashion. We've had plain old chocolate chip cookies, reverse chocolate
Cranberry sauce gets its chance to shine as the star ingredient with these cheesy cranberry sauce puffs.
Cranberry sauce- key to a simple snack!
Sausage + seasonings + puff pastry = a deliciously simple sausage roll appetizer
One of the best ways to my husband's heart is by making a recipe that incorporates bourbon. Or by baking a loaf of homemade bread. Or by serving cheese in a molten
Perfect for topping pasta or filling a sub roll
I've written about a variety of meatballs on Think Tasty, but I've never written about the basic meatball that I serve with zoodles or in subs. It's about time I did so.
Meatballs are something that I used to make based off of a recipe every time I made them. There was good reason for me to do so. I found that when I didn't follow a recipe they tended to be less flavorful. I was hesitant with my spice usage. Unable to taste the uncooked dish,
Sometimes I am so excited by a recipe because I know it will make someone else happy. This dish is one of those recipes. It's fairly simple. My husband loves sausage. My husband also loves meatballs. If I could make a sausage based meatball, I would have a doubly happy diner. And, I made it happen.
Sure, I could have incorporated sausage into a meatball made with ground beef or veal, but I wanted the dish to focus on the sausage. I didn't want the sausage to have to compete to be the prominent
Making a tweak to the classic Italian recipe produces a peach caprese salad that is sweet and savory.
There are so many great restaurants within a few blocks of our Rittenhouse Square apartment that deciding where to go is difficult. Since we are only here for two months, I am torn between returning to a restaurant we enjoyed and trying somewhere new to us. Most of the time I opt for a new place, because trying new menus usually is fun. The Dandelion definitely fell into the fun and delicious category.
Taco Tuesday may be a thing, but sometimes the right time to eat tacos is on a Friday night! That was the case for us a few weeks ago. With late summer weather, keeping it warm during the day, that Friday was the perfect time to walk a handful of blocks and give Rosy's Taco Bar a try.
Since it's a taco bar, it was obvious that we needed to start the evening with margaritas, which are pictured above. I had the margarita negra, which is made with
Why eat plain cheese and crackers when you can have them topped with balsamic roasted pineapple?
The holidays are over, and so should all of our indulgent snacking be. However, after devouring dozens of decorated cookies, sampling a multitude of meatballs, and sipping who knows how many holiday-themed cocktails, it can be hard to give up these eating habits. At least for me, my stomach