Caramel-Dark Chocolate Truffles with Fleur de Sel

Caramel-Dark Chocolate Truffles with Fleur de Sel

I fully intended to make these for Valentine’s day. I also fully intended to try, for the first time ever, to make my own caramel for this recipe. I swear, I only bought the...

Multi-Grain Pasta with Lamb and Butternut Squash

Multi-Grain Pasta with Lamb and Butternut Squash

Our cupcakes may be vegan, but we’re not vegan in any sense of the word. We’re not even vegetarians. We love our bacon as much as the next person. But we’re not big meat...

A Winner, a Birthday, and a Big Event

A Winner, a Birthday, and a Big Event

First of all, congratulations to Hannah, comment #433, who was randomly selected as the winner of the Eat Boutique gift box! Hooray Hannah! I know you’ll love all these fabulous goodies. And I agree,...

Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

My dad loves English toffee. It’s my fallback gift for him when nothing else seems quite right. And seeing that he’s tough to shop for in the first place, he gets his fair share...

Eat Boutique Gourmet Foodie Gift Box

My Foodie Valentine (and a GIVEAWAY!)

I’m all about boutique eats. You know, the little guys. The local companies producing amazing and delicious products. The beauty is that they are not name brands; they feel like your own little secret...

Grasshopper Brownie Bars

Grasshopper Brownie Bars

Looking for an easy way to score some major points? Try these. I mean, they are called brownie points for a reason, right? But these aren’t any ordinary brownies either. Inspired by the traditional...

Curried Sweet Potato Soup with Goat Cheese Biscuits

Curried Sweet Potato Soup with Goat Cheese Biscuits

One cannot live on cupcakes and cookies alone (though I’d sure be willing to give it a try), which is why, to prove that we do, in fact, eat dinner, I’m posting this healthful...

Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

Nutella Chip Cookies

Apparently today is World Nutella Day. Forget Valentine’s and President’s Day, we need more holidays like this. Because Nutella really is something to celebrate. As good as it is right out of the jar,...

Pan Fried Crispy Chicken Flautas

Crispy Pan-Fried Chicken Flautas

I know, I know. This weekend is the super bowl and all that jazz. To be honest, we’ll probably have the game on. Maybe watch a few commercials. But it’s really not our thing....

Cookie Dough Cream Pie

Cookie Dough Cream Pie

We went four days with no dessert in the house. I managed to scrounge two little squares of Olive & Sinclair chocolate the first night. Then there was nothing. Well, except ice cream. But...

Black Forest Cake

Black Forest Cake

I started calling this cake the “Sloppy Drunk Cake” shortly after I started making it. Because whoowhee, that’s a heck of a lot of booze in one little 6″ layer cake. But the term...

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze

I don’t think I’m the only one that went a little crazy with the canned pumpkin this year. All this talk about the great pumpkin shortage was something I didn’t take lightly. I picked...