Mint Julep Ice Cream
Recipes

Mint Julep Ice Cream

The weather is sunny, warm, and begging for the first ice cream recipe to get us ready for Summer and The Kentucky Derby! So, ritzy chefs, it’s time for Mint Julep Ice Cream! The Kentucky Derby is rounding the corner, and while your mind may be on the horses and elaborate hats, my mind is always on food & drinks!…

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Chocolate Pecan Bars
Recipes

Chocolate Pecan Bars

Have you ever wondered what a cross between a “Derby”, “Crack/Chess”, and Pecan Pie would be like? When I was preparing for my upcoming Kentucky Derby Mint Julep Ice Cream, I couldn’t get my mind and my growling stomach from the epic dream bar that was building inside of the sweetest spot of my recipe developing process. I just knew…

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Westworld Themed Whiskey Cocktail
Drinks, Themed

Westworld Themed Whiskey Cocktail

Westworld and whiskey just go together, so of course this inspired recipe comes to you in the form of A Westworld Themed Whiskey Cocktail! Before we get to this drink, I’ll tell you a quick story of how this recipe came to fruition. So I was on an airplane on my way to Austin, TX. I was seated next to…

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Lemon Elderflower Martini
Drinks, Themed

Lemon Elderflower Martini

Wedding season is upon us! And the most highly anticipated wedding of the season, if not ever, The Royal Wedding, is happening in May. As you saw from my earlier post, I created a Lemon Elderflower Cake. That cake was incredible! So much so that I wanted to recreate the flavors and essence of this magical cake into a signature drink. The…

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Lemon Elderflower Cake
Cakes

Lemon Elderflower Cake

Wedding Season has begun! And the most anticipated wedding ever, the Royal Wedding, is only a month away. For this elegant extravaganza, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry selected a Lemon Elderflower Cake from Clair Ptak’s Violet for their closest attendees to enjoy. This cake is said to be flavored with lemon, Elderflower liqueur, covered in buttercream frosting, and decorated with fresh flowers. I…

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Honey Oat Quick Bread
Recipes

Honey Oat Quick Bread

I’m a carbaholic. I could eat bread and butter all day. And when that bread is fresh, homemade, and hot out of the oven, you’ll later find me in a happy food coma! This Honey Oat Quick Bread has the added bonus of being made from scratch and baked in about 90 minutes. So fellow, carb lovers, let’s bake! The…

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Edible Avengers Infinity Stones
Themed

Edible Avengers Infinity Stones

Edible Avengers Infinity Stones are here! The Avengers are back with an all new movie, Avengers Infinity War! And in this highly anticipated movie, they will be searching for infinity stones. So of course, I had to make edible infinity stones! These stones will have a  peanut butter filling with some white chocolate coating. Then, they will be painted with…

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Peanut Butter
Themed

Peanut Butter

There is an impostor among us, an identity thief! It’s a peanut! Did you know that a peanut is neither a pea not a nut? I’ts actually a legume. So let’s help these well-loved sneaky peanuts blend in by making peanut butter!  Homemade peanut butter is simple, fresh, fragrant, and delicious. It’s also so simple that you may never buy…

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Red Wine Popcorn
Themed

Red Wine Popcorn

Oh yes, you read that correctly! Red. Wine. Popcorn. Red Wine Popcorn, hooray! It’s here! Can you tell I’m giddy over this latest recipe?! And this is not just any Red Wine Popcorn. This latest creation was inspired by the upcoming “Scandal” season finale and Olivia Pope’s evening ritual of winding down like with a big glass of wine and…

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Blood Orange Smoothie
Themed

Blood Orange Smoothie

As you have noticed, I have been reaching for the stars with my TV inspired recipes lately while also reaching for some new and interesting ingredients! Grant and I have been hooked on the Netflix show, “Santa Clarita Diet”. It is just so bloody good! Yes, I had to say it! So of course I wanted to create the perfect…

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