Latkes, latkes, latkes

Happy  Chanukah! It may be coming to an end, but to me nothing says Chanukah like potato latkes also known as potato pancakes. Since I have mastered matzo ball soup, I figured it was time to move on to trying my hand at another Jewish dish and since I like to eat potato latkes, why…

Are you ready for some football?

I’m not a football fan. I’ll watch football games and I finally understand the game, but I’m a baseball and hockey girl at heart. When it comes to the Super Bowl though, I will watch the game and not just for the commercials. My friends and I are having a mini-Super Bowl party so I decided…

Easy as pumpkin pie

Since Thanksgiving is a few days away, I wanted to share a simple pumpkin cheesecake pie recipe. I originally made this as mini Oreo pumpkin cheesecakes at Halloween for a pumpkin food contest we had at work and it won second place. I usually make some sort of apple pie to bring to Thanksgiving but…

No-bake Halloween candy

Every year around Christmas time I make something that is known as white trash candy. If you Google white trash candy, you’ll find a ton of different recipe variations to it. I call it the everything but the kitchen sink candy because you can add in whatever you want to the mix. I usually start…

Green smoothies

When you think of a smoothie, fruit and yogurt sound like good choices to put into one, but you might think twice about putting in spinach and kale. I have been reading about hiding vegetables in your smoothies for quite some time, but I never found myself to be daring enough to try it. I…

No-bake baking

I’m not a big fan of baking, but for some reason around the holidays I get the urge to bake. This year I decided to go the no-bake route for some holiday treats. I started making what is known as white trash a few years ago and decided to at least start off my no-bake…