Vodka Sunrise

Vodka Sunrise A refreshingly light cocktail with lemon soda and vodka that is perfect for lazy summer days.

When the dog days of summer arrive, which I know are just around the corner, some of the cocktails that we usually drink just seem a tad too heavy for the heat. I have to admit that we have already had some of those days here in South Florida and we’ve been sipping on Key Lime Pie Martinis and Cucumber Mojitos but I can attest to the fact that this Vodka Sunrise fits right in with these summer sippers. [Read more…]

Bacon Cheddar and Onion Quick Bread

Bacon Cheddar and Onion Quick Bread An easy to make bread that boasts plenty of flavor. Bacon, cheddar and green onions flavor a dense quick bread that pairs well with just about anything!

I love making quick breads, like Chocolate Banana Bread or Chocolate Zucchini Bread, but I had never tried making a savory bread. You know, one where something other than fruit, chocolate and sugar are the main stars. [Read more…]

Chocolate Lovers Cake

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so I thought it was appropriate to bring you a recipe for a heart-shaped dessert to share with your sweetheart. Don’t you just love the play on words for the name – get it, chocolate lovers, for those who love chocolate and lovers cake, for people in love. I know, clever right? 🙂 [Read more…]

Banana Maple Oatmeal Cups

Banana Maple Oatmeal Cups pin - Bake these easy breakfast treats on the weekend and freeze. A healthy grab and go breakfast for the busy week ahead.

I wasn’t one that always liked oatmeal. To be honest I really hated the stuff! So what changed my mind? I think it was the fact that I could change up the flavoring, like in these Bacon Maple Oatmeal Cups, and bake it for an on-the-go breakfast that turned me into an oatmeal lovin’ fool. And the fact that it’s such a healthy way to start the day is a big plus! [Read more…]