Category Archives: Recipes

Chocolate Covered Shortbread and Dulce de Leche Bars

Chocolate Covered Shortbread and Dulce de Leche Bars

¬†Just before Christmas, Walkers Shortbread¬†sent me a few boxes of their shortbread fingers to play around. I’ve recently started working with them to sample some of their products and I was excited to get started. Since I needed some yummy desserts for various holiday parties, I whipped up these delicious chocolate covered shortbread and dulce… [more]

Healthy Creamy Crock Pot Chicken Tacos

Healthy Creamy Crock Pot Chicken Tacos

I have a few confessions. First of all, I need to lose weight. Second, I don’t cook nearly as often as I know I should. We have food allergies to deal with, and a couple of very, very picky eaters. I compensate for some of our challenges by buying a lot of whole grains and… [more]

Polenta Traffic Light Treats with Country Crock

Polenta Traffic Light Treats with Country Crock

This post is sponsored by Country Crock. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective, and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own. It’s no secret among my friends that I love entertaining. I enjoy getting together with friends and family, and I like being a host.… [more]

Alternative 7-Layer Bar Egg-free, Nut-Free Dessert

Alternative 7-Layer Bar Egg-free, Nut-Free Dessert

One of my favorite memories from my childhood was making (and eating) 7-layer bars. These super-easy bars typically have graham cracker crumbs, butter, chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, walnuts, coconut and sweetened condensed milk. Unfortunately, Bug has a nut allergy, so walnuts are out. I can’t find butterscotch chips (or white chocolate chips) locally without a… [more]