The Perfect Chocolate Buttercream Frosting recipe is essential when it comes to birthday cakes and other celebrations around my house. It compliments so many delicious cakes and cupcakes, but my favorite is when it paired with my favorite chocolate cake recipe, chocolate cupcakes or even my white cake recipe. But seriously, it is pretty delicious […]
Ambrosia makes one of those family recipes that I can’t imagine my Grandmother not having prepared for our Christmas meals. She would always prepare it a the day before our family Christmas so that it was perfectly chilled for serving. Filled with so much delicious, seasonal citrus fruit, Ambrosia has to be one of my […]
Chicken Cheese Ball always made an appearance around my house growing up. Especially around the holidays, whenever Mama hosted a shower, or for other special occasions, her chicken cheese ball was sure to requested. It is definitely one of the easiest recipes to toss together when entertaining, which probably explains why she has always loved […]
This turkey salad makes one of my favorite ways to use up and enjoy all those turkey leftovers from yesterday. It really does make for a quick-fix meal perfect for making the most of your roasted or smoked turkey. Since it has definitely has a different taste from just reheating the turkey leftovers, […]
Happy Halloween!!! Do you have big plans for a fun Halloween party or are you dressing up your little ghosts and goblins for a fun evening of trick-or-treating? If you didn’t know already, we live on the edges of civilization to the point that trick-or-treaters have not once graced our doorstep in all of the […]
A few weeks ago, I was invited to visit with Del Monte in Modesto, California to visit with some of their farming families as well as to tour their cannery. We were able to experience first-hand the whole process from harvesting in the fields through canning and packaging. While I was there, I fell […]
Nutella Buttercream Frosting – for the Nutella lover like my son, this is the epitome of the perfect frosting. Lighter in color than a full chocolate buttercream frosting, or even my espresso buttercream frosting, this Nutella Buttercream Frosting has enough Nutella flavor in it without being totally overpowering.