Monthly Archives: February 2014

Irish Nachos

You are going to go nuts for this recipe. I first had a similar appetizer at a pub near my work. Every so often my office would go out for drinks, and we would savor every bite. So when I craved this dish a couple of weeks ago, I thought, why not make up my […]

Raspberry and Beet Smoothie

Tonight I’m testing the most delicious recipe for the blog: Irish nachos. Something so cheesy and delicious needs a healthy counterpart, so I’m sharing a recent smoothie recipe that is also super tasty.  This makes a large smoothie or two mediums and can be refrigerated for a couple of days after blending: 1. 1/3 C […]

“Valentine’s” Cakes With Raspberry Brandy Frosting

Serves: 24 Prep time: 45 min total Cook time: 17-20 min Its the most wonderful time of the yeaarrrr! I love Valentine’s day. There are a lot of nay sayers out there, and I’m sorry, but I just don’t understand you. To me, Valentine’s day is not romantic. Well is, but that’s not ALL it […]

Sour Cream and Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Prep time: 5 min Cook time: 35 min Serves: 4-6 I never cared for mashed potatoes growing up. The texture and flavor just wasn’t enough for my picky palette. To this day, I am not a huge fan. My Bostonian husband loves mashed potatoes and considers them one of the two main food groups: steak […]

Nut Snowballs

Makes: 16 cookies Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 12-15 min My mother makes nut snowballs every Christmas, and her mother before that. This is a true family recipe, and I am super happy to be sharing it with you. Nut snowballs are a buttery, crunchy, delicious tradition that I’ve decided to take through the […]