15 Must-Try Strawberry Recipes

June 24, 2014


This post has nothing to do with interiors. But don't go anywhere because it has to do with something really good.  Something that is a favorite of most during the late Spring & Summer...  STRAWBERRIES! Yummy, juicy strawberries straight from the vine are the most delicious treat ever - don't you think?!  Last week, I took my little lady and went with a friend strawberry picking {confession, it was my first time strawberry picking} and we had a blast.  I just loved how organic and natural it felt taking food from farm to home.  We left with a whole lotta strawberries so of course I had … [Read more...]

5 Ingredient Apple Dumplings

September 26, 2011

Apple Dumplings

Happy Monday!  To start off the week, I wanted to share a yummy Fall recipe that I know you will enjoy. As a family, one of our favorite Fall things to do is apple picking!  After along day of picking apples, we always leave with plenty of filled bags. It's a family tradition that we love, but once we arrive home, our countertops are overloaded with basketfuls of these tasty treats.  After eating apples day in and day out, we're at a loss for what to do with them.  After our excursion to the farm last weekend, I searched for apple recipes on Pinterest and found this delicious treat.  I … [Read more...]

A Favorite Summer Dish

August 9, 2011


Despite the summer being more than half way over, I couldn't resist sharing my favorite summertime dish, Fresh Vegetables & Pasta. It's SO simple, yet SO scrumptious! With all the fresh produce from my local farmers market, this dish is a winner in my house!  With just a few ingredients (and alot of love), this meal is light, refreshing, and O so yummy! I love this dish because you can add anything you like... Clean out the refrig and add your favorites! My vegetable preferences are: Onions (I like red because they add a pop of color), Squash, Zucchini, Peppers (red, yellow, and/or … [Read more...]

Savory & Surprising Mac and Cheese

March 15, 2011

My good friend, Paula, mentioned to me a few weeks ago that she had this FABULOUS new recipe that I had to try.   Now I have to say, she is a great cook and everything she makes is delicious, so if she was raving about it....it had to be good!  I have to confess ~ I still have yet to make the recipe, but she wanted to share it with you....so take it away Paula ~ Forget that this is a healthier, lower fat version of traditional macaroni and cheese. Don't even use those words or description. Just serve up this fabulous mac and cheese to your family and friends, then do not be surprised when … [Read more...]

7 Staple Ingredients to Fabulous Brownie Cookies

February 1, 2011

Today is surely a snowy day in many parts of the country.  I thought I'd share a tasty treat that I recently made for a get together with some girlfriends. I know it's a diversion from my {interior talk}, but once you taste these little joys of heaven, you'll be in pure bliss!  {Enjoy}Ingredients1 package Fudge brownie mix 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted4 ounces cream cheese, softened1 egg1 cup of powdered sugar1 cup creamy peanut butterChocolate Fudge Frosting (I used a store bought version)All of these ingredients are staples in most homes, so you shouldn't have to … [Read more...]

RECIPE: Butternut Squash Soup

October 5, 2010

Who wouldn't love some Butternut Squash soup on this chilly Fall day?  This is a little diversion from interiors, but I wanted to share it anyway.  So get out your beautiful soup bowls and enjoy this warming recipe! 6 tablespoons chopped onion 4 tablespoons margarine 6 cups peeled and cubed butternut squash 3 cups water 4 cubes chicken bouillon 1/2 teaspoon dried marjoram 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/8 teaspoon ground … [Read more...]