St. Patrick’s Day Desserts: Green Velvet Layer Cake + Lime Sherbet Punch
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St. Patrick’s Day Desserts: Green Velvet Layer Cake + Lime Sherbet Punch

March 2, 2016 St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect excuse to break out the green foods and goodies! Make an arrangement of green grapes and apples, or a veggie spread with broccoli, cucumbers, green peppers, and celery. Desserts can include pistachio ice cream, green cupcakes, or the eye-catching, delicious cake (a spin on traditional Red…

Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes: The Perfect Valentine’s Day Dessert
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Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes: The Perfect Valentine’s Day Dessert

February 10, 2016 When my family goes out for dinner we always love to order dessert. One of my personal favorites is a chocolate lava cake. In fact I enjoy it so much, I decided to find out how to make these individual chocolate wonders. This recipe is absolutely delicious, and would make the perfect Valentine’s Day…

New Year, New You! Low Calorie Dark Fudgy Brownie Recipe
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New Year, New You! Low Calorie Dark Fudgy Brownie Recipe

January 6, 2016 The first of the year always gets people making New Year resolutions! The most common one for most of us is eating healthier. If you are like me and have a hard time giving up the sweets, especially chocolate, check out this recipe for a low-calorie, yet chocolate indulging treat. Low Calorie…

Summer Whoopie Pies: Red Velvet Blueberry or Chocolate Drizzle!
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Summer Whoopie Pies: Red Velvet Blueberry or Chocolate Drizzle!

July 22, 2015 I was browsing through looking for some fun summertime snacks and came across these cute little hand size snacks! Try it with red velvet or chocolate cake, add marshmallow creme and berries and you have a delicious dessert. Red Velvet Blueberry Whoopie Pie Cookies Ingredients 1 red velvet cake mix (18.25 ounces) 1/4…

Cherries Galore: Cherry Cake with a Buttercream Frosting
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Cherries Galore: Cherry Cake with a Buttercream Frosting

July 9, 2015 Summer time in Michigan means gallons of fresh cherries. I wanted to make something other than a cherry pie so I did a little experimenting and came up with this cherry cake recipe topped with a sweet cherry buttercream frosting. It’s definitely a new customer favorite! Cherry Cake Ingredients 2 1/2 cups sugar…

Get Your Citrus On! 5 Days of Meals Cuties & Mighties Style
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Get Your Citrus On! 5 Days of Meals Cuties & Mighties Style

February 23, 2015 I’m always on the lookout for ways to get my kids to eat healthy. Integrating fruits and vegetables into our snacks and meals is the perfect way to make sure they are getting essential vitamins and minerals. For their lunches, I always pack a fruit and who can’t resist the adorable Cuties…

Add a Kick of Flavor to Your Summer Picnics #LikeTajinFlavor
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Add a Kick of Flavor to Your Summer Picnics #LikeTajinFlavor

June 17, 2014 Looking for a new way to jazz up your fruits and veggies this summer? Pick up a bottle of Tajín seasoning. It’s an amazing way to give a little extra kick to your summer favorites. Tajín blends three natural seasoning ingredients – chili peppers, sea salt and lime – to improve the taste…

Treat Dad To Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes For Father’s Day
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Treat Dad To Blueberry Ricotta Pancakes For Father’s Day

May 31, 2013 Father’s Day is right around the corner and I’m sure you’re trying to find the perfect gift that Dad will appreciate. No, he doesn’t need a tie or another Greatest Dad t-shirt.  You’ve heard the old saying: The way to any man’s heart is through his stomach? Well, Dad’s stomach will definitely appreciate…

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Auntie Anne’s Rolls Out a Honey Whole Grain Pretzel and a Chance to Win $25,000! #PretzelPerfect

February 5, 2013 If you’re anything like me, you spent a lot of weekends during your teen years at the mall. Though my allowance was barely enough to buy a “BFF” necklace, I didn’t care, because all I really wanted was an Auntie Anne’s pretzel. Those were the days, when the hardest part of my…

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Peppermint Bark Pie? Try This Delicious Minty Chocolate Holiday Dessert

December 21, 2012 What better way is there to celebrate the holidays than with the delicious tastes of chocolate and peppermint. This simple holiday pie combines crushed Starlight candies and milk chocolate chips. The result is something to celebrate and definitely something you’ll want to serve to all of your holiday guests this year. Ingredients:…

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New England Clam and Bacon Chowder: Emergency Preparedness Style

November 23, 2012 If you find yourself without electricity to keep your cold food cold, don’t be stuck eating peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and canned spaghetti.  Whip up this New England Clam and Bacon Chowder recipe with shelf stable foods that require no refrigeration at all.  It’s so delicious your family will never know…

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Enter Seattle’s Best Coffee Red Cup Showdown! #RedCupShowdown

July 16, 2012 I love coffee drinks. Especially anything with peppermint. Or salted caramel. Or … well I love trying out new combinations. That’s why I’m thrilled to hear about Seattle’s Best Coffee‘s new contest! Because nothing says red, white and delicious like the State Fair, they’ve teamed with celebrity chef Jeff Mauro to launch…

Easy Gluten-Free Pizza Dough, Granola Bars, and Corn Muffin Recipes
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Easy Gluten-Free Pizza Dough, Granola Bars, and Corn Muffin Recipes

May 18, 2012 Since being diagnosed with Celiac Disease 2 years ago, I’ve had to adjust to a gluten-free diet. Luckily, there are many recipes available today that allow you to have your favorite foods, without the gluten. Pizza Dough One of the things I’ve missed most is good pizza. Sure there are many pizza…