Fresh Pico de Gallo Salad

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 25, 2012  1 Response »
Jul 252012
 
Fresh Pico de Gallo Salad

I’m finally desiring to eat more than just pieces of toast and bowls of cold cereal with an occasional ice cream sandwich thrown in for good measure…. (I’m pregnant!) The tomatoes are ripening on the vines, and fresh produce is looking good at the supermarket. That’s where this salad came from. It could also be […]

Peasant Bread- a family favorite recipe!

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 23, 2012  Comments Off on Peasant Bread- a family favorite recipe!
Jul 232012
 
Peasant Bread- a family favorite recipe!

This bread recipe is sooooooo easy. It’s a recipe you’ll know by heart. You can whip it up in no time- no kneading required. Peasant Bread 2 cups whole wheat flour 1 cup warm water 1 tablespoon sugar ( or 2 tbsp. crystallized honey) 2 teaspoons salt 2 Ā½ teaspoons instant yeast Place yeast, water, […]

101 Gourmet Ice Cream Creations- the debut

 Posted by at 9:07 pm on July 20, 2012  Comments Off on 101 Gourmet Ice Cream Creations- the debut
Jul 202012
 

In case you missed the segment on Studio 5, here’s the clip. Be sure to try the Roasted Strawberry ice cream recipe, and order your copy today here. Happy Baking!

Toffee Cookie Bars

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 18, 2012  Comments Off on Toffee Cookie Bars
Jul 182012
 
Toffee Cookie Bars

I saw a recipe on Pinterest, but didn’t like the recipe. (Am I the only one who does that?) But it gave me great inspiration for this recipe, a new one…. it’s so good. I hope you enjoy these great cookie bars. (Sorry for the bad picture- I realized I needed to take photos, and […]

There’s a bun in my oven!

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 16, 2012  3 Responses »
Jul 162012
 

Really. There’s a bun in my oven! I’ve always thought that would be fun to say, and now I can! I am sorry for the lack of food delicious posts lately- but the mere thought of food has made me want to loose my lunch. (I’m trying to be delicate here.) So, please bare with […]

Happy National Ice Cream Month!

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 11, 2012  1 Response »
Jul 112012
 
Happy National Ice Cream Month!

Happy National Ice Cream Month! July is a wonderful month to celebrate and consume ice crem. What’s you favorite flavor? What’s mine? I love a good ole bowl of vanilla…. especially if it’s the Rich and Creamy recipe from my book, 101 Gourmet Ice Cream Creations….. (shameless plug) Other great flavors include: Brown SugarKey Lime […]

Grilled Key Lime Ginger Chicken

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 9, 2012  1 Response »
Jul 092012
 
Grilled Key Lime Ginger Chicken

This recipe was inspired when I had left over limes I needed to use from a segment on Studio 5. I had some ginger, honey, and key lime juice, and fresh limes…. a little soy sauce, and it’s perfect! Grilled Key Lime Chicken 4-6 chicken cutlets, fresh or defrosted3 tbsp. grape seed oil, or olive […]

Family Favorite Recipes: Easy Sopapillas

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 5, 2012  Comments Off on Family Favorite Recipes: Easy Sopapillas
Jul 052012
 
Family Favorite Recipes: Easy Sopapillas

… and I really promise they are easy. And if your family is like mine, the pan will be devoured in minutes. I had to cut myself a piece before they were gone. Easy SopapillasĀ  2 cans refrigerated crescent dough2- 8 oz. pkg. cream cheese, soft1 tsp. vanilla extract1/2 cup melted butter1/2 cup plus 4 […]

My favorite red, white and blue recipes

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 3, 2012  Comments Off on My favorite red, white and blue recipes
Jul 032012
 
My favorite red, white and blue recipes

I found these great ideas for Patriotic desserts- don’t you love Pinterest? I wanted to share some of my favorites. I will be making many of these throughout the month of July. Fresh berries, sweet cream, custards, cookie crusts, and cake. There’s always a reason to bake! Happy Baking! (from Martha Stewart) (from Buzzfeed.com) (from […]

Grilled Avocados with Parmesan Cheese

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on July 2, 2012  Comments Off on Grilled Avocados with Parmesan Cheese
Jul 022012
 
Grilled Avocados with Parmesan Cheese

This recipe is so easy, it’s like a walk in the park on a sunny, spring day. It takes literally a minute to prepare, 6-8 minutes to cook, and you’ve got a great low-carb meal. Unless you serve it with crusty bread. Grilled Avocados with Parmesan Cheese 3 ripe Haas avocados (1/2 per person)1/2 cup […]