Throw a French-the..


TweetEverything you need to throw a French-themed brunch party without spending a bunch of money on decorations you’ll only use once and champagne that’s beyond your reach. So that you can (and will) have your own French Brunch, here are all the steps in order to make your party go as smoothly as possible. 2-4 […]

Oven S’mores

smores indoors

TweetPost Sponsored by Honey Maid, Hershey’s and Jet-Puffed Marshmallow. Celebrate National S’mores Day even if you don’t have access to a campfire! Make s’mores in the oven. It’s fast, easy and safe. National S’mores Day is August 10. Oven S’mores Video Oven S’mores Recipe 5.0 from 1 reviews Oven S’mores   Save Print Multiply this […]

Put it in my Mouth..

Put it in my Mouth, part 2

TweetThis series has really taken off! Y’all have sent so many strange, delightful, delicious things for me to try — I’m impressed at your creativity. Here are the most recent episodes. Scroll down to see how you can send me stuff to put in my mouth. Crannie Butter and Mac’n’Cheese Chips Bloody Bears and Squid […]

Coconut Noodles (o..

coconut noodles

TweetCoconut Noodles Video (Scroll down for printable recipe) I made this for a last-minute side dish to take to a pool party. I have the most best friends because they always welcome my food experiments as willing guinea pigs and even offer constructive feedback. Though this coconut noodle salad evidently needed no adjustments because it […]

Taco Salad

taco salad bowl recipe

TweetTaco Salad Tortilla Bowls! (scroll down for printable recipe) No rinky-dink healthy taco salad, this one is served up in a flour tortilla bowl just like at Taco Bell. Except you make it at home. Without the questionable ingredients. You can still have it with Taco Bell sauce, though. Taco Salad Recipe – Printable 5.0 […]

Easiest Ice Cream ..

Easiest Ice Cream Pie

TweetIce Cream Pie (Scroll down for printable recipe!) Chris’s grandma Pauline clipped this basic recipe from a magazine, probably in the early 1980s, judging by the food photography and yellowing of the paper. The original instructs how to make ice cream sandwiches with the “dough”, but Chris remembers her always making an ice cream pie […]

Pineapple Lamb Ske..


Tweet It’s July! Which to my mind means it’s officially grilling season. The American Lamb Board asked me to come up with a recipe using a boneless leg of lamb and a grill and a beer pairing for it as part of their summer grilling contest. Most people think of a leg of lamb as a […]

Easy Homemade Baby..

homemade baby food

TweetEasy Homemade Baby Food (scroll down for printable baby food recipes) I get asked daily what I’m feeding Flint now that he’s old enough for solid food. I’ve been keeping his babyfood pretty simple (until we’re sure he’s not going to react to any foods) but not boring or bland because I want him to develop […]

How to Make a Chee..

How to Make a Cheese Plate

TweetHow to Make a Cheese Plate Video (scroll down for tips and cheese suggestions) Part 3 in our French Brunch series, the cheese plate. I met with Kendall Antonelli of Antonelli’s Cheese in Austin Texas to get some tips for putting together a great cheese plate, as well as some specific cheese suggestions for our […]