Buckeye Milkshake

Buckeye Milkshake

Well, I haven’t been able to get Jeni’s Buckeye State ice cream out of my mind, so I decided to try to duplicate it in a milkshake. Here’s my version of a peanut butter milkshake with grated bittersweet chocolate and… wait for it… a dash of salt. Yum!!

Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie

Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie

I’ve been on a greek yogurt kick lately.  I love the thick consistency and that it’s a great source of protein.  The other day I had a big lunch and didn’t feel like fixing dinner – so I used greek yogurt to make a Strawberry Yogurt  Smoothie - yum!  I’m thinking this may become a habit! It couldn’t be […]

Cinco De Mayo Recipes

Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Here are some scrumptious recipes to help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo – everything from appetizers to dessert – and of course margaritas. Salud!!

Hot Apple Cider

Hot Apple Cider

Who says the kids get all the treats? Here’s a delicious treat for yourself as you give out the candy – Hot Apple Cider. Add a little rum or brandy, if you like, to spike it up a bit.

Bloody Mary

Bloody Marys

Maybe it’s me, but it seems that more college football games are being scheduled earlier in the day, this year.   If gametime is earlier, then so is the tailgating.  I don’t know about you, but personally, the idea of drinking beer at 9am isn’t very appetizing.  Here’s a spicy Bloody Mary recipe from the Silver Palate that’s […]

Mint Juleps

mint julep

Tomorrow is a very busy day – first,  obviously it’s Cinco de Mayo. Second – and important in our family – it’s FA Cup Day (British soccer finals) and then to top it off  – the Kentucky Derby. I rarely post about adult beverages and now, here’s two in a row…. but what’s the Kentucky […]

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