Archives for the ‘Snack’ Category

Allergy-Free Energy Bites & A Gluten-Free Giveaway

My golden birthday was yesterday, and what a wonderful day it was! For the first time, I took the day off for my birthday and Russ surprised me with a day trip to Napa/Sonoma and tickets to see Chicago in the evening. We visited two wineries, Domaine Carneros (pictured below) and Gloria Ferrer, which are […]

The 25 Best Boozy Popsicles

On a hot summer day, what could be better than an adult popsicle? After making some wine popsicles and beer popsicles, I got semi-obsessed with cocktail popsicles. I did a ton of searching around and put together the best boozy popsicles for you to enjoy. We’ve got ones made with rum, tequila, gin, vodka, wine, […]

Ranch Hummus

Hummus is one of my go-tos when I want a great snack. It’s healthy, tasty, and filling, plus it goes so well with so many things – veggies, pita bread, crackers, tortilla chips…the list goes on. I bake so much that I need regular breaks from sugar and make sure to eat healthy things like […]

Wholesome Snack Recipes

Photo credit:¬†Home Made Simple I often get asked how I manage not to weigh 300 pounds while baking so many delicious desserts. Besides major moderation, I try to eat really healthy whenever I’m not baking. I’m always on the lookout for yummy, healthy snack ideas, so when Home Made Simple asked me to help them […]

How to Make a Snackadium

Have you ever heard of a “snackadium”? Snacks + stadium = the ultimate spread for a football party. I’m thinking this is a must for any Super Bowl celebration! I was challenged to create a snackadium using Pillsbury Crescent Rolls and Pizza Crust. Lucky for me, I had a bunch of friends over for New […]