Mini Easter Basket Cakes


I have a fun dessert idea with Easter on its way, Mini Easter Basket Cakes! Festive to serve and easy to decorate, filling with colored coconut for “grass”, candy eggs, and a chocolate bunny or chick, just like an Easter basket!  I’ve been hopping lately, with spring on a ladder and planting seed boxes! On one of my shopping…

For the Love of The Irish: St. Patrick’s Day Recipes & Inspiration

St. Patrick's Day Recipe & Inspiration

It’s said that everyone’s a little bit Irish during the month of March, regardless of their heritage! To whet your appetite for St. Patrick’s Day, here’s a round-up of recipes with inspiration from the kitchen to the table! Click on the link below the photos for a taste of green :) Bombed Brownies Trifles  Mini desserts with Bailey’s Irish Cream Cheese…

Beef Hand Pies with Cheddar-Stout Crust

Beef Hand Pies with Cheddar-Stout Crust

I have a make-ahead recipe for St. Patrick’s Day, Beef Hand Pies with Cheddar-Stout Crust! The key ingredients for the crust and a little taste of Ireland are Kerrygold Cheddar Cheese and Guinness Stout, but you could use any stout or cheese of your choice. You can make all or parts of these hand pies ahead. Make the…

Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu and a Winner!

Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu

Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu is a twist on tiramisu starring blueberries as a heart-smart ingredient! Nonfat Greek yogurt takes the place of the traditional ingredients of heavy cream, egg yolks, and mascarpone cheese, resulting in a healthier, light and summery dessert. From *Good Food for a Healthy Heart (Hearst, February 2015) by the editors of Good Housekeeping, Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu is in the Sweet & Fruity Dessert recipes and among…

Good Food for a Healthy Heart Cookbook and Giveaway

Good Housekeeping Good Food for a Healthy Heart Cookbook

I have a cookbook to share and giveaway, just in time for American Heart Month! *Good Food for a Healthy Heart (Hearst, February 2015) by the editors of Good Housekeeping, is a collection of 185 delicious family-friendly recipes featuring everyday fare that’s low in sodium, calories, and saturated fat. *I received a copy of this book…


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