100 % Whole Wheat Cheddar Cheese Crackers with Chives - so easy with the food processor. Add a little crunch to your afternoon!

Whole Wheat Cheddar and Chive Crackers + Giveaway!

100% whole wheat crackers made with sharp cheddar cheese and chives.  Have you ever tried making homemade crackers?   Making them can take some time, with all the rolling and cutting.  I decided to roll the dough up into a cylinder, kind of like store bought cookie dough, then slice and bake.  It was so much… 

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Chopped Salad with Homemade Blush Wine Vinaigrette

Chopped Salad with Blush Wine Vinaigrette

 Chopped beets, hard-boiled eggs, cucumber and chickpeas on bed of romaine topped with rich goat cheese.   Served with a simple homemade blush vinaigrette.  Who else needs a splash of color during this long, dreary winter?   I just love winter salads, especially those that can be served up as a full meal.  I used lots of… 

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Vanilla Cookie Tart with Caramel and Chocoalte Ganache

Vanilla Cookie Tart with Caramel and Chocolate Ganache

  A buttery, vanilla cookie base topped with caramel and rich chocolate ganache.  Show someone you love them with this decadent Valentine’s Day dessert! So about two weeks ago, I mentioned that we would like a bit of snow.  It was nearing the end of January with not a flake in sight.  The kids were… 

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Balsamic Pepper Fig Baked Brie in Puff Pastry

Balsamic Fig Baked Brie + Giveaway

Puff pastry wrapped around brie and balsamic pepper fig spread. Baked until golden brown and serve with crackers or crostini for a perfect Valentine’s Day appetizer.  I was sent complimentary Orchard Choice Products for review.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. Do you have big plans for Valentine’s Day?   I’ll be honest, the thought… 

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Berry Cream Cheese Stuffed Pancake Sandwiches - A Valentine's Day Breakfast!!

Berry Cream Cheese Pancake Sandwiches

 Soft, fluffy pancakes sandwiched around a whipped berry cream cheese.  Cut into hearts and serve with whipped cream and raspberry sauce for Valentine’s Day! Here is an easy surprise to make on Valentine’s Day morning for the kiddos.   Actually, wait.  Make these for anyone of any age.  My husband certainly wouldn’t turn away from a… 

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