It’s Super Bowl Weekend!! Doesn’t matter if you’re a die-hard fan or a casual watcher, Super Bowl Sunday is pretty much a National holiday. Everyone likes a dead-of-winter excuse for chicken wings and beer and sitting on the couch. And while I can’t guarantee that your quarterback won’t get sacked or that your receivers won’t […]
7 layer dip is one of those old standbys that it’s hard to mess up, but it’s also hard to make stand out as an allstar. But with black beans, a mix of salsa and pico de gallo, and the best guacamole ever….trust me– this one stands out.
It’s zucchini season! And while we all know that this super-versatile, ultra low-calorie summer squash is great baked, grilled, broiled, or spiralized, it also can make fantastically moist baked goods…. like my Black Currant & Chocolate Chip Zucchini Loaf! Perfect for a quick morning bite, a satisfying dessert, or a solution to that 3pm donut craving, this […]
If you follow my blog regularly, you know I don’t mess around when it comes to Tupperware (and/or Tupperware-like devices). Not only does it keep your fridge organized (as you know, I love a good organized fridge), but it keeps your leftovers moist, your fruit fresh, and your veggies crisp. Beyond that, though, Tupperware is […]
Happy Memorial Day!! No matter if you’re celebrating the start of summer in the city, the sand, on the coast, or on the lake, I hope all of my wonderful readers have a fantastic weekend. Enjoy a cocktail, a barbecue, and an extra helping of potato salad– it’s a holiday, after all! Enjoy it.
Last week, I debuted my Skinny Girl Scout Cookie Series with my low-cal take on the chocolate peanut butter classic, The Tag-a-long! But it’s a new week, and time for a new cookie.. and this one’s a doozie. Lightened up Samoas! My absolute favourite Girl Scout Cookie, the Samoa (or the Caramel Delight, as cookie-eaters […]
Happy Halloween to all of my fabulous readers! No matter how you’re celebrating, be safe and have fun. As for me, I’ll be handing out candy with my man, rockin’ a pretty sweet kitty costume. Wherever you’re celebrating, remember– go ahead and have that mini-Snickers…. Halloween only comes once a year!
It’s a pretty widely accepted fact of the cookie world that chocolate chip trumps oatmeal raisin. Generally, if you’re grabbing a cookie and expecting a chocolate chip, you’re pretty damn disappointed when you taste a raisin. Not so with my Oatmeal Raisin Cookies. Not to toot my own horn, but I’ve never served these cookies […]