Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Party Bites!

EASY PARTY BITES: Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites!
EASY PARTY BITES: Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites!

Say it three times fast. Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Party Bites! Ok, you don't have to. What you do have to do is try this ridiculously easy little treat that takes minutes to make. If you're not a huge baker or dessert maker but want to make a cute little treat for an upcoming party, a friend, or just because it's a good day then these little party bites are for you! It's also pretty easy to … { Continue Reading }

3 Last Minute Party Appetizers!

3 Last Minute Party Appetizers with Cheese!
3 Last Minute Party Appetizers with Cheese!
3 Last Minute Party Appetizers with Cheese!

If you've been following along with my posts this summer, then you'll know I've been enjoying lots of Cracker Barrel Cheese! From visiting Chicago & NYC to recipe developing here in Nashville, I have learned a lot about cheese! So I'm excited to share another post with you guys for those times when guests pop-in unannounced and you find yourself rummaging through your pantry trying to pull … { Continue Reading }

Around The Web: Cherry Pie Parfaits!

Delicious little cherry pie parfaits make the perfect summer dessert!
Delicious little cherry pie parfaits make the perfect summer dessert!

My latest project or the Flavors of Summer Campaign is live! Stemilt Cherries is one of the sponsors and it was such a joy to work with them. I absolutely adore cherry season so creating a fun and easy summer recipe using them was downright heaven. I love all things mini so I created itty bitty cherry pie slices served up right in little containers! That's right! Cherry Pie Parfaits! You'll be … { Continue Reading }

Cute & Delicious Mini Biscoff Pies!

Sinfully delicious mini pies made with BISCOFF spread! OMG!

One of my absolute favorite treats is Biscoff. It's a delicious spread made from the "airplane cookies" and perfect on anything from toast, fruit, to a spoon dipped right inside. I'm oh so thrilled to have had the opportunity to recipe develop for one of my favorite special treats. Biscoff Spread is made in Belgium with all-natural, preservative-free ingredients, vegan, and nut-free! Perfect for … { Continue Reading }

{Party Appetizer} Jalapeño Pimento Cups!

Delicious Jalapeno Pimento Cups, perfect party appetizer!
Delicious Jalapeno Pimento Cups, perfect party appetizer!
Delicious Jalapeno Pimento Cups, perfect party appetizer!

One of my favorite things about running a website devoted to parties & entertaining is when I have the opportunity to share a party recipe with you! Having an "arsenal" of appetizer and other party-ready recipes is definitely a great idea for any hostess. So when Kettle Chips asked me to come up with a recipe using one of their delicious flavored kettle chips, I was super excited to get in the … { Continue Reading }

Road Trip Snacks: Cheese & Fruit Skewers!

Fruit and Cheese Kid's Snacks
Fruit and Cheese Kid's Snacks
Fruit and Cheese Kid's Snacks

Now that summer is in full-swing, you might find yourself on the road quite a bit to visit family or a much-needed vacation. We could all use a few little snack ideas for packing some "better for you" snacks (and help us avoid fast food)! Pick up some fruit and Cracker Barrel Cheese for these easy to make snack skewers. These are perfect for the kids (or adults too)! What I love about this snack … { Continue Reading }

For the love of STRAWBERRIES!

Fun Summer Ideas for Strawberry Recipes and Strawberry Parties!

Calling all my strawberry lovers! This fun round-up includes some of my favorite strawberry recipes and entertaining ideas. Whether you add them into a casual backyard cookout or host a strawberry-themed soiree, we could all use a little more of this delicious berry in our lives. From hosting a cocktail party to throwing a kid's party, these ideas will have you covered! Now you'll have lots of … { Continue Reading }

4th of July Appetizer Recipe: Chips & Cheese Dip!

4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip

How are you going to celebrate the 4th of July? I'm super excited to celebrate with good friends and delicious foods. Here is my new favorite cheese dip recipe that is perfect for Independence Day Entertaining! Make it ahead of time (I recommend a double batch - it's popular!) and warm it up for the 4th. As you might have seen, I've been working with Cracker Barrel Cheese so I used the Vermont … { Continue Reading }

Decadent Triple Toffee Brownie Bars!

Triple Toffee Brownie Bars made with a secret ingredient!
Triple Toffee Brownie Bars made with a secret ingredient!
Triple Toffee Brownie Bars made with a secret ingredient!

If you've seen this recipe of mine (White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cupcakes) then you know my love for baking with coffee creamers. They offer a whole new world of flavor ideas for baked goods! So when International Delight asked me to put my creative recipe skills to use again, I was thrilled! This recipe is totally decadent, amazingly delicious, and full of rich, toffee flavor! The International … { Continue Reading }

Mini Strawberry Shortcake Milkshakes!

Happy National Strawberry Shortcake Day, enjoy a milkshake!
Strawberry Shortcake Milkshake!!
Strawberry Shortcake MILKSHAKE recipe!

Did you know that today is National Strawberry Shortcake Day?! High five to whoever placed that holiday on the map! They clearly had the right idea about life. Everyone needs a good strawberry shortcake in their life. More specifically, everyone needs a strawberry shortcake MILKSHAKE in their life. Oh yes, it's delicious, refreshing, and tastes just like a frozen strawberry shortcake. Cheers to … { Continue Reading }