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 … { read more }

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 … { read more }

{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 … { read more }

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 … { read more }

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 … { read more }

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 … { read more }

Serve up a Stylish Cheese Tasting!

Liven up summer with a garden cheese tasting party!
Serve up cheese tastings on cake stands?! Genius!
How to style a cheese plate (using a cute cake stand) by Pizzazzerie.com

One thing is for sure, we love cheese around here! Partnering with Kraft Cracker Barrel cheese this summer has not only given us tons of practice at perfecting a stylish cheese plate, but it has also taught us so much about the craftsmanship of high quality cheeses that are full of flavor and perfect for snacking! We've shown you how to serve up a cheese judging party, host a wine + cheese bridal … { read more }

{Party Food} Red Velvet Fudge Pie

Red Velvet Fudge Pie! OH so delicious!
Red Velvet Fudge Pie! OH so delicious!

Love this recipe? Try my Red Velvet Oreo Truffle Bars and Red Velvet Oreo Chocolate Cake too! This is a simple recipe for a red velvet fudge pie that is perfect for celebrations of all sorts! Now I love all things "mini" but opted to make a full-size pie this time around, but I do think these would be quite cute in "mini" sizes for easy party eating. This recipe uses a red velvet cake mix … { read more }

Top 10 Cool + Refreshing Summertime Cocktails

Delicious Summertime Cocktails!

GET YOUR SUMMER COCKTAIL RECIPES! Watermelon Margaritas from ValSoCal Sweet as a Peach Cocktail from Amber Housley for SMP  Red, White & Bubbly from The Dinnervine June Bug from Better Homes and Garden Grownup Rootbeer Floats from Creative Cullinary Grapefruit Mojito from Iowa Girl Eats Cherry Beer Margaritas from The Blond Cook Tennessee Iced Water 1 ounce citron vodka 1 ounce … { read more }

Summer Eats: Mini Grilled Pizzas!

How to make mini grilled pizzas!

Summer is the perfect time to get outside + enjoy the grill! I've teamed up with Flavors of Summer, spearheaded by Vidalia Onions, to bring you lots of fresh and fun summer ideas! This is one of my favorites because everyone can make their own personal pizzas with their favorite toppings. Head over here to get the recipe + details.. I always love your comments so leave me one here if you plan … { read more }