Homemade Granola

Homemade Granola

My family loves granola so when we spend time in the mountains of Colorado we like to bring some with us on our hikes.  However, have you ever read the nutritional labels on the packages?  

Pina Colada Granita

Pina Colada Granita

Today is National Pina Colada Day!  In honor of the day I’m sharing an older post that I just happen to whip up for the day. 

Baked Beans

Baked Beans

For years I’ve been looking for a baked beans recipe to make that I like and have yet to find one.  I’ve scoured the internet, cookbooks, and even asked friends, and nothing....

Berry Trifle

Patriotic Berry Trifle & Pedal the Cause!

It’s hard to believe the 4th of July is just 2 days away.  I’ve been MIA for a bit since we headed to the mountains.  The weather here is spectacular!  The days...

Farro and Arugula Salad with Honey Lemon Dressing

Farro and Arugula Salad with Honey Lemon Dressing

  My sister is in town for a couple weeks and I thought rather than going out to eat or to my moms I’d have everyone over.  I consulted my daughter to...

Kobe Beef Burger with Caramelized Onions

Last minute Father’s Day recipes!

Father’s Day is tomorrow and I’ve gathered up some of my husbands favorite recipes that are quick and easy to prepare for Dads special day PLUS they’re delish! I hope you all...

Baked Mac & Cheese with White Truffles & Mushrooms

Baked Mac & Cheese with White Truffles & Mushrooms + GIVEAWAY!

My son loves Mac & Cheese and every Thanksgiving it has to be at the table.  Not just any Mac & Cheese though, something extraordinary!  For years now he’s been bringing in...

Caribbean Chicken over Coconut Rice with a Mango Salsa

Caribbean Chicken Over Coconut Rice with a Mango Salsa

As I mentioned last week, our Memorial Day plans were up in the air.  I wasn’t sure if we would be going out, dining in with our kids, or having a quiet...