Posted in February 2012

Salmon and Sweet Potato Dog Biscuits

Salmon and Sweet Potato Dog Biscuits

My dog Tigger (aka Tig Tig, Tiggles, Wiggles and an array of other names) and I recently visited my sister Jessica and her dog, Stella, in Winston-Salem, NC.  While we were there Jess and I decided to make the girls homemade dog treats but we never actually got around to it. When Tig and I … Continue reading

Chewy Chocolate Cherry Chunk Cookies

Chewy Chocolate Cherry Chunk Cookies

I couldn’t decide what to make for this post, I figured I should make something chocolaty, first of all because I’m a self-diagnosed chocoholic and second of all because I haven’t posted anything chocolate yet (red velvet doesn’t really count in my book and pretzels out of a bag aren’t baking)!  But what to make?!  … Continue reading

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Champagne Buttercream

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Champagne Buttercream

What’s better for Valentine’s Day then champagne and chocolate?  Not much, well maybe some diamonds from Tiffany’s or Cartier but for most of us that’s not going to happen.  So here’s something that is sure to impress your special someone on Valentine’s Day.  It’s a red velvet cupcake (because I had to make it festive … Continue reading

Super Bowl Munchies

Super Bowl Munchies

Way back when, when I was in Girl Scouts, we would have a lot of fundraisers and bake sales.  I remember my friend Emily’s mom was our leader and for one of the fundraisers she made these really easy, super addicting pretzels.  I had them once and I was hooked.  I haven’t made them in probably … Continue reading

Cranberry-Orange Quinoa Muffins

Cranberry-Orange Quinoa Muffins

I went vegetarian for my New Year’s resolution.  I’ve tried doing it a few times before and it never has lasted more than a few weeks, but it’s official, I’ve made it a whole month without eating meat! Well, I guess I would be considered a pescetarian since I’ve had fish twice in the past … Continue reading