Tags » Baking/Cooking

Pretzels with Prototypes

My friend and neighbor Tara was planning a sports party for her son’s birthday. She asked me if I had ever cooked soft pretzels and I was inspired. 260 more words


My gestational diabetes sample menu for a day

Ello all,

If you have not been following my blog, I was tested positive for gestational diabetes at 33+ weeks of pregnancy. This started my journey on reading food labels, memorizing glycemic index (GI) and really managing what I eat for the rest of my pregnancy. 548 more words


Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

As you get to know me better, you will see that many of my recipes start with the word “Easy”. I like Easy! I’m all for using shortcuts in the kitchen if they save me time, effort, or money – (here comes my Big But) – BUT they still have to taste good!!! 418 more words


Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings

This is a great quick and easy Chicken and Dumplings! Tried it for my family and they loved it! Hope you do as well!

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Understanding Grape Flavor

So, if there is one thing I have had a major gripe about since coming to this country 7 years ago, it’s Grape-Flavored Candy. Blackcurrant was always my favorite Starburst/Skittle/You Name It at home in Ireland, so I could not understand what this horrible substitute GRAPE was?! 481 more words


Grate The Butter!!!

I attended iFest, a new Irish festival this year in Boston. I had noticed that Darina Allen would be demonstrating her cooking so I knew I couldn’t miss it. 123 more words


Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes (Recipe)

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. Cupcakes. Two of my favorite things – melded into one delicious treat. When the baking urge hits, I have to give in. 308 more words