The thing I discovered about making these homemade Pop Tarts (and from making “homemade” food in general) is that I shouldn’t expect the food to taste like what I would get out of the package. The main ingredient for these pop tarts is pie crust–what I made was pie crust with jelly. So when anyone asked … More HOMEMADE POPTARTS
Here’s a #carbtastic recipe that was made for me. It’s unusual, seasonal, and delicious, so of course, I needed to try it. This recipe is from Healthy Food for Healthy Living (via Pinterest). Unfortunately, I don’t have any kind of food processor, so the smoothness of the sweet potatoes didn’t work from the original recipe to … More Sweet Potato and Brie Mac ‘n Cheese
If you have not experienced the joy of Muddy Buddies, I implore you to seek out these crunchy, sweet delights. They are my ultimate snack. Peanut butter and chocolate are the perfect combination! Naturally I had a craving, but none of my local stores sell them so I decided to make them on my own. … More Puppy Chow (aka Muddy Buddies)!
I’ve been drinking coffee since I moved to New York. But the only way I can consume it is with vast amounts of sugar and milk. I hate the smell of it! I’ve heard coffee hipsters say they get high off the aroma, but it’s too strong for me. My solution, which I’ve come to … More Mocha at Home!
Happy Sunday! This post is inspired by this Buzzfeed video! I used pancake batter from the Jiffy Biscuit mix The Ingredients: 1 package of Jiffy Buttermilk Biscut Mix 1 egg 3/4 cup of milk or water (I used 1% milk) 2 tbsp. oil Butter or PAM to grease the pan Jar of Nutella Toppings (I … More Nutella Pancakes!
Hello again! I haven’t done a food post in a while and I wanted to do a trip down memory lane! My mom would make sticky popcorn for the family on special occasions (I distinctly remember New Year’s Eve) and I have been craving it since we made some last Christmas. The basic concept is … More Sticky Popcorn!
My friend, Tqwana Explains, is having a birthday this month and she wanted to do a Taco Crawl because she’s awesome and clever. I did not know what to expect except lots of food in my mouth! Happy Birthday! The Taco Crawl Crew: Tqwana Expains, Becoming Woman, TakingLibertys The day was blustery, sunny, quintessential spring day. … More Taco Crawl 2k15!
My family has a Christmas tradition where we always have cinnamon rolls after we open our presents. This year, my mom mentioned that she saw a Pin for waffle maker cinnamon rolls and we decided to go for it. This recipe follows the directions from LittleBitFunky.com. Yum! What non-traditional food have you made in a … More Waffle Maker Cinnamon Rolls!
Ben and Jerry’s Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream has been my favorite ice cream of all time ever since I discovered its richness in college a few years ago. When I moved to New York City it was harder to come by. And now that I live in Brooklyn, it basically feels impossible to find. This makes me … More Ice Cream Taste Test!
Hello, Hello! It has certainly been a while since I posted something food related. Let me tell you, this is amazing! Hat tip to this Buzzfeed article and Tracy’s Culinary Adventures for the inspiration! My favorite part about this recipe is that it’s so portable. I made some for dinner and I saved the rest … More Mini Lasagna!