Tag Archives: Christmas

Hugs Are Better Than Kisses! Revisiting Red Velvet Peanut Butter Blossoms

Peanut Butter Blossoms have been a staple in our family Christmas for as long as I can remember. Last year I decided to put a little twist on them and holiday them up. By that I mean making them red (aka red velvet) and using Hershey’s Hugs instead of Kisses because, they look prettier and well I just think they are better.

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Tira-Nog-Doodles for The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap!

Salted coffee caramels wrapped inside a soft, chewy brown butter eggnog snickerdoodle cookie, finished off with a sprinkle of chocolate!

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Week of Dec 10th!

Two weeks until Christmas!! Can you believe it? In the meantime there are tons of delicious events going on this week, don’t miss out!

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Week of Jan 3rd, 2012!

Tweet Happy 2012 All!! Sorry I’ve been absent the past week, I was taking a much needed vacation. Now I feel completely behind & a little stressed, but I’ll get over that. The new year always gets me a little crazy. Thinking about what’s to come, what I’m doing in life, what I can achieve [...]

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Red Velvet Fudge

Tweet Are you guys tired of my red velvet recipes yet?? Well too bad if you are! I’m not done yet. This recipe was so festive for Christmas time…although the fudge didn’t actually last even within 72 hrs of Christmas, I thought it might help get everyone into the holiday spirit!  This was my first [...]

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Week of December 19th!

Tweet Christmas is finally upon us, well not finally I guess, seemed to really sneak up on me! Luckily I did my shopping early but this week is definitely going to be hectic. Tomorrow is my handsome man, Jared’s birthday! We’re going out for a nice dinner and then I got him tickets to see [...]

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Week of December 12th!

Tweet So I got some exciting news today…I was named Chef of the Week @ Erecipe! Starting my Monday off right, thank you Raquel! It’s an honor. Now on to the events. If you can squeeze some time in – seriously I cannot believe how busy this time of the year is. I’ve got to [...]

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Vanilla Eggnog-Stuffed Red Velvet Sugar Cookies

Tweet I’m so excited. I’ve been waiting for this post for over a week now! I decided to take part in The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap this year, hosted by The Little Kitchen and Love & Olive Oil. I will definitely participate next year. It’s so much fun, you get to connect with other foodies across [...]

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Week of December 5th!

Tweet I’m sure plenty of you have Holiday Parties to attend but maybe one of these events will spark your interest. Today is my aunt Tommi’s bday, Happy Birthday Tommi! And my younger brother is turning 24 on Thursday! He’s getting so old, which in turn means I’m getting old (ah! scary). So lots of [...]

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Red Velvet Peanut Butter Blossoms w/ Hugs

Tweet At Christmas time Peanut Butter Blossoms are a staple in our house. My sister makes sure we have all of the ingredients and that they’re made prior to Christmas day. I’m sure many of you have had them before but if you haven’t you are definitely missing out. These cookies are fantastic, tasty and [...]

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