Tag: treats

S’mores Bars

S’mores Bars

There comes a time every winter when I start thinking of summer. What can I say, I don’t love the cold. Well, unless I’m skiing, but that’s a different story. Typically in the February/March timeframe I start to crave summer foods. Fresh picked strawberries, juicy […]

Vanilla Funnel Cakes

Vanilla Funnel Cakes

Funnel Cake will forever remind me of strolling through crowded street fairs in NYC as a kid. Funnel cake, which is essentially fried dough batter with powdered sugar sprinkled on top, is a food popular in North America at carnivals and street fairs.  But this […]

Chocolate Covered Brownie Cake Pops

Chocolate Covered Brownie Cake Pops

July 4th is a beloved American holiday. For some, that means watching fireworks; for others simply hanging out with family and friends in the backyard or by the pool.  No matter what you do, you’re looking for fun, simple foods that work well with groups. A […]

Decadent Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs For Easter

Decadent Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs For Easter

Easter and chocolate just go together.  The chocolate egg in an Easter basket is often the first reach, at least it was for me growing up.  Chocolate eggs are a great invention.  Solid or filled, they are decadent little treats that most people really only […]

Champagne Gummy Bears To Celebrate

Champagne Gummy Bears To Celebrate

Tomorrow is a special day.  Tomorrow marks my one year anniversary of blogging.  I have published 177 posts, drafted an additional 144 that I may or may not publish, taken approximately 8,000 photographs and have had about 36,000 visitors view my site.  I am humbled […]

Protein Power Bites Are All the Rage, and Now I Know Why

Protein Power Bites Are All the Rage, and Now I Know Why

Power bars, protein snacks, and energy drinks are all some of the products you see on store shelves selling “power” and “energy.”  Don’t be deceived: most don’t have either; many are not healthy; and most of us avoid equating sugar with energy.  A good friend […]