Savory Mac & Cheese Cupcakes, Please!

OOOOH WEEEE, MAC & CHEE!!! There’s nothing we love more than taking the foodie treats of our youth and revamping them into something a bit more ‘grown up’. Case in point – Macaroni & Cheese. (Or as we lovingly refer to it in our house – Good Ol’ Mac & Che) When we were below 4 feet in height, all it took was the promise of “The Cheeseiest” courtesy of Kraft on our plate and we were on our best behavior the whole dayRead more

Super Easy Porcelain-esque Ornaments!

Obsessed with the look of porcelain ornaments but not so much the price, we set out to make our own. With a few simple items we already had in the kitchen and the craft room we made these awesome dual purpose ornament/gift tags that are just as adorable as they are customizable. Wanna see how we made our gifts look like a million without spending a dime? Then READ ON thrifty creative ones! First and foremost, these are NOT salt dough ornaments. Close….butRead more

Whiter, Brighter Teeth…Naturally!

There’s a lot of buzz out there about Fluoride – especially about the more-harmful-than-helpful side effects. The majority of commercial toothpastes contain many artificial ingredients that can have a negative affect on our teeth and bodies over time. Given  almost every brand out there is filled fluoride, what’s a person to do if they decide to live fluoride-free? Why, grab yourself a tube of a healthier alternatives, of course! Unlike the former options that tasted horrible, today’s selections are as yummy as theyRead more

Let’s Talk Turkey….MEATBALLS!

Meatballs Meatballs Meatballs! Maybe its my Italian heritage or maybe its just because I have a pulse but lets be honest, they’re one of the best food creations ever. And today we’re talkin’ turkey with the easiest meatballs around. Rather than the traditional Sicilian meatball, I found my inspiration for this recipe off the Aegean Sea, home to lovely Greece and of course, TURKEY! To get started you’ll need: and oven safe pan a little olive oil one pound ofRead more

Give Your Sweetie Some Homemade Sugar

As we’ve stated before, to truly impress your Valentine this year, reach beyond the traditional C.R.B.C.’s and instead make something from the heart. This little DIY ditty is the perfect blend of fun, color and sweetness and is guaranteed to please even the bitterest of sweet tooths! Wanna learn how to spread that ‘Love Day’ feeling long after the February calendar page as flipped? Then Let’s Do The DIY Thang, shall we? First up, you’ll need the following ingredients for 4 different colored ‘cubes’:   Read more

Delicioso Avocado Spread-o

With our love of this fruit and all of its versatile super powers it was only a matter of time before it received it’s own post. We’ve decided to expand and focus on its versatile yet super yummy nature. Seriously, there’s not much this fruit doesn’t sing with and we thought to take this baby to super dip and sandwich spread stardom. Ready to add some POW to that next loaf of bread? Then Lets Do The DIY Thang, shall we? First up, grab yourself aRead more

Avocado – The Super Tasty Super Fruit

OOOOOWEEEEEEE, we love Avocados. We could eat on them on the daily and in fact, we do. Okay, bacon and chocolate too but since we’re focusing on the healthy super powers of the scrumptious fruit, Avocado, we’ll keep those indulgences for another day. Back to the ‘Nutrient Booster’ at hand, this is the ode to Avocado. First off, it’s a fruit not a veggie. It’s actually a large single seed berry to be precise. The oldest evidence of the avocadoRead more

Make Midnight Time For Boozy Ice Cream!

Whether its toasting the New Year or just a new movie on the queue, there is nothing quite like champagne. It’s bubbles take you to places that no other drink could and some how make even the trashiest ensemble look Parisian Chic just by being in your hand. So naturally it needs to be combined with ice cream! This is a brilliant twist on a parfait float and WAY more adult. Ready to get your bubbly delicious fun on? Then Let’s Do The DIY Thang, shallRead more

The Passion Of The Pumpkin Spice

Just in time for Thanksgiving! With Fall in full swing, the annual showcase of Pumpkin Spice and everything nice begins. Not since the limited release of the McRib, does the general public get so stoked for something purely seasonal. Due to the highly anticipated demand, baristas at Starbucks ‘round the globe were told to keep the gourd’s spicy syrup, a staple in creating the coveted PUMPKIN SPICE LATTE, under wraps until it’s official release. In fact, this fall flavor is so popular thatRead more