Having severe food allergies is hard, especially when trying to dine out. I’m allergic to gluten and (cow milk) dairy, and both are hidden in the most unexpected places. Some broths and stocks contain whey, certain whiskey sour mixes contain whey, (what the heck?!) and tons of dressings and sauces contain wheat. Even if I… Continue reading Red Wine Braised Short Ribs with Roasted Garlic and Goat Cheese Mashed Potatoes, and Seared Scallops and Balsamic Reduction. Gluten free / dairy free
Hello my lovely blog friends! I know it’s been a few months since I’ve stopped in and said hello, but it’s been quite a year. I was balls deep with my new writing project, trying to keep myself occupied while on submission, and doing a BUNCH of research. I’m finally putting the final touches on… Continue reading Post Revisions Pizza – Homemade Recipe
Fall is almost upon us. WHERE, oh WHERE did the summer go? To (grudgingly) celebrate the cooling air, I decided to share a fall inspired cocktail recipe that is SUPER delicious. Enjoy! XO (This recipe is taken directly from the Cupcake Vodka Website, be sure to check it out!) Ingredients 1.5 oz Cupcake Vodka Original… Continue reading Apple Crumb Cupcake (Cocktail)
It's hotter than I don't know what in New York today, so to help you cool down here's a drink! I've made some slight variations to the original recipe found on the Sweet Carolina website. This is a raspberry iced-tea spiked with goodness. You should really whip one up tonight, I know I will. XOXO… Continue reading Oh My Sweet Carolina…Raspberry Iced-Tea Cocktail
Okay, so I'm going to try and bring my excitement level down over this find. But, you know you kinda wanna do a quick fist pump yourself. Go on. No judgement. The fabulous people over at BettyCrocker.com are responsible for this tasty treat that combines, champagne AND cupcakes. Check out their site for TONS more yummy… Continue reading Pink Champagne Cupcake Recipe…My Life is Complete
Whoopsie, I'm sorry for the late-day post. But something tells me all will be forgiven, once you see this gem of a recipe I found. My mother always says, if you don't share, you won't have any friends. So to please my mother, (and all you alkies out there) here is a recipe that combines… Continue reading Pop rocks and Martinis, who woulda thunk it?!
My great aunt is coming over today, which can only mean one thing...HOMEMADE RAVIOLI'S!!! That's right, yours truly will be rolling out the fresh pasta dough, and all that other fun shiitake. So, here's a recipe for you to try out this weekend courtesy of the fine people over at Food.com. Hope you have a good… Continue reading Homemade Ravioli Recipe!
Dearest Food Network: I love you. And I especially love this recipe that was posted on your site. I also love you guys, so I decided to post it here for you too. Be sure to check out the Food Network for more killer recipes by clicking HERE. XOXO Ingredients Cake: 1 1/2 cups sugar… Continue reading Yummy hot chocolate cupcakes
Below you'll find a marvelous recipe for Shirley Temple cupcakes. I can't take credit for the creation, but I can tell you where I found it! Here's the link for Cocktail Cupcakes. Be sure to check out their site for other scrumptious recipes. XOXO Shirley Temple Cupcake Recipe Click image for source Batter Ingredients 1… Continue reading I am serious and don’t call me Shirley (Temple cupcakes)
There's nothing I like better than a random fiesta. My sister started making the best guacamole on the planet, so if you're in the mood for the BEST GUACAMOLE EVER, here's the recipe: Homemade Chipotle Guacamole Ingredients 2 avocados, peeled, seeded and cubed 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1/4 cup salsa 1/4 teaspoon adobo sauce… Continue reading Holy chipotle guacamole