Mexican Chocolate Ice Cream

Mexican Chocolate Ice Cream with cinnamon and a hint of chili powder

Kick up your favorite chocolate ice cream a notch with this silky smooth Mexican Chocolate Ice Cream with cinnamon and a hint of chili powder. Here we are, the first week in September and it’s been…hot. Almost in the 90s all week hot. I’m not ready to wear pants yet hot. When I visited the […]

Basil Pesto Dip

Creamy Basil Pesto Dip made with homemade basil pesto

Grab the chips because you won’t be able to stop eating this creamy Basil Pesto Dip made with homemade basil pesto and sour cream. Perfect for parties, tailgating, or simply watching tv on the couch. This time of year marks the start of tailgating season, which happens to be one of my favorite food seasons […]

Strawberry Wine Spritzer Slush

Strawberry Wine Spritzer Slushies made with only 4 ingredients

Kick back and chill out with Strawberry Wine Spritzer Slush. Just throw 5 ingredients into a blender and serve. Wow. Is it really September tomorrow?! This summer has been quite an unusual one, ranging from weeks of rain in a row in June to a few chilly evenings in July to finally feeling like summer […]

Bacon and Pesto Macaroni and Cheese

Bacon and Pesto Macaroni and Cheese with homemade basil pesto

This creamy stovetop Bacon and Pesto Macaroni and Cheese with grape tomatoes, homemade basil pesto, smoked gouda, and cheddar cheese is an ode to farmer’s markets and can be ready for dinner in under an hour. Tuesday night when I went for my evening walk at the park, it was so chilly, you’d think it […]

Mini Banana Split Cheesecakes

Mini Banana Split Cheesecakes

These mini cheesecakes taste just like banana split but without the mess of melted ice cream. Ideal to serve at parties or to a crowd of hungry cheesecake lovers. Did you watch Food Network Star this summer? I am a sucker for these food competition shows, so I’ve been watching Food Network Star since the […]