Category: Mardi Gras

Have a Ball: Sharing Jars Giveaway

I’m sharing some Ball Jar Love with a little giveaway! I found these Ball® Sharing Regular Mouth Pint Mason Jars. They’re new for 2017 and available exclusively at The Fresh Preserving Store.   A purchase of a set of 4 Ball® Sharing Regular Mouth Pint Mason Jars benefits Feeding America – the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization.…

Seasons’ Eatings: 2015 Recipe Roundup and Year in Review

I’m sharing a round-up of recipes with some highlights from the holidays and seasons of 2015~ click on the link for the complete recipe! Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu A twist on tiramisu using Greek yogurt in place of the traditional ingredients of heavy cream, egg yolks, and mascarpone cheese for a healthier and light dessert. Slow Cooker Smoky Turkey and Sweet Potato Chili with Cornbread Croutons…

Muffuletta Dip for Mardi Gras

Muffuletta Dip, inspired on the quintessential New Orleans sandwich of cured meats, cheese and tangy olive salad, is a quick appetizer to throw together for a taste of the Big Easy to celebrate Mardi Gras! A crowd-pleaser recipe that can be made ahead, it comes together in 10 minutes, with a minimum of 1 hour chilling time…

National Margarita Day & Mardi Gras-Ritas

February 22nd is National Margarita Day, with Mardi Gras approaching March 4th, celebrate with a Mardi Gras-Rita! For the three colors of Mardi Gras, there are three frozen layers of flavor:  green representing faith and the traditional lime flavor;  gold for power and mango flavor;  and purple for justice and mixed berry blended with pomegranate…