2 Ingredient Chocolate Fluff Recipe

chocolate fluff

It doesn't get much easier than this super simple and just 2 ingredient chocolate fluff recipe.  2 ingredients?  One of them is chocolate?  Score! I love simple recipes and this one takes the cake for simplicity.  Chocolate chips and whipping cream team up to bring you this light, fluffy and chocolately deliciousness. My family loves ...

Disney’s Frozen Sven Marshmallow Pops

Sven Marshmallow pops

OK, I KNOW you have heard of Disney's Frozen. Chances are, since its out on BluRay/DVD, you've even finally seen it.  And chances are, if you saw it, you loved it.  I mean, it is fantabulous.  Or the kids have brainwashed me into believing it is because they sing the songs and act out the movie ...

Birds Nest Cupcakes

bird nest cupcakes

Aren't these birds nest cupcakes adorable?!? I'm sure if I keep thinking Spring that it will come along sooner than later. These are so easy to decorate and are a great Easter treat.  They'd also be a lot of fun for a baby or bridal shower party.   Supplies: 24 cupcakes cooled and ready to decorate buttercream frosting, colored ...

Turtle Bread Vegan Bread Recipe

vegan Turtle Bread

This Vegan Bread Recipe is part of a review of Mayim's Vegan Kitchen: More than 100 Great-Tasting and Healthy Recipes from my Family to Yours.  These turtle breads are adorable, a conversation starter AND totally plant based, so that also means they are egg and dairy free.  Perfect for a holiday meal! From Mayim’s Vegan Table: ...

Easy Orange Chicken Recipe (Vegetarian)

quick orange chicken

There are days, more and more frequently, in this house, that I have little time to cook. That means I need quick meals that I can get on the table within 30 minutes of walking in the door. Dance, gymnastics, soccer, baseball, scouts... they all seem to happen just before or after our normal dinner ...

Applesauce Pancake Recipe – Celebrate Pancake Day 2014!

applesauce pancakes recipe

Pancake Day 2014 is Tuesday, March 4th.  The last day of feasting before Lent begins on Ash Wednesday is referred to most often as Fat Tuesday but it is also known as Shrove Tuesday and celebrated as Pancake Day as well!  It's celebrated as Pancake Day due to the tradition of eating Pancakes on the ...

Spring Chick Marshmallow Pops Recipe

Spring Chick Marshmallow Pops

We went for cute and fun for these little chicky pops.  Spring is coming (allegedly) and so is Easter.  These spring chick marshmallow pops are really fun to make and will sell like hotcakes at a bake sale! Spring Chick Marshmallow Pops   Ingredients: Jumbo Jet Puffed Marshmallows Lollipop Sticks Yellow Candy Melts Orange Heart-Shaped Sprinkles Black Candy Decorating Pen (or black sprinkles)   Directions:   Stick ...

Edamame Hash Recipe

edamame hash recipe final

I'm still on my quest for some new recipes to get us through our dinner ruts before spring finally comes (will it ever?).  My friend Jason suggested this edamame hash recipe to me, and I thought it would be a perfect fit for using heart-healthy Mazola oil for cooking. Edamame Hash Recipe Ingredients 4 Red potatoes scrubbed and ...

Butterfly Cupcakes Tutorial

butterfly cupcakes final

Happy (Almost) Spring! It's March and with the record high snowfalls across the country it is hard to imagine there are any signs of spring in sight.  Even with the snow that does not appear to have an expiration date of any time soon and the sub zero temps, I did spot a sure sign that ...

Simple Blueberry Syrup Recipe #FlipTopFrenzyFree #Giveaway

simple blueberry syrup  image #FlipTopFrenzyFree

 My family LOVES pancakes, waffles, and French toast...especially with syrup on top. We do enjoy maple syrup, but it's always fun to mix things up and try new things.  We have 2 huge (9-10 foot tall) blueberry bushes that produce gallons and gallons of berries each year that we cannot consume all of, so what's ...