This is my third year of being gluten free, trust me it is not by choice, because if you know me well I am sure that you have benefited from what used to be my almost weekly cupcake baking. Because of the fact that my body had decided that gluten = yuck, my baking had… Continue reading The Baking Corner – Gluten Free 1 Min. Mug Cake
A productive Sunday evening in the kitchen! Chickpea Salad Madeleine's Three ingredient banana oatmeal cookies. These are healthy and they taste good. I found the recipe on Pinterest. And since I was in the kitchen taking photos thought I would share the wheatgrass and sprouts that Sheldon is growing. The sprouts are very delicious in… Continue reading Sunday Evening in the Kitchen
I absolutely love Crab Cakes. Whenever I see them on the menu when I eat out I just have to get them. I have always wanted to try making them myself and I finally found a recipe through Pinterest that looked easy and painless to make. So here are my very first crab cakes. Of… Continue reading Pinterest Inspired | Crab Cakes
Keeping with my baking tradition here are the fruits of my marathon weekend of baking for this Christmas. Hope you are all enjoying your Christmas Eve!
We went apple picking today at Rocky Brook Orchard in Rhode Island. Photos courtesy of Sheldon!
The weather was perfect for Saturday and we had a fun time with friends. Here are some photos from the day! Back yard view from upstairs Remember my sneak peek...here is what they were for Sheldon getting the music going...and Simba helping Another few views of the backyard Of course Simba was front and center… Continue reading BBQ and Micro Brews
All my time spent on Pinterest is paying off...really it is. Tonight I made Eggplant Fries which I found on Pinterest. You can find the recipe here. I used wholewheat flour in place of white and also added some cayenne pepper to my flour mixture. I have to say that I was a little bit… Continue reading From Pinterest to Dinner
Last night I made my Scallop alfredo Pasta dish. It has been a really long time since I last made it and I am sure I did it completely different to the last time that I made it. Served with some grated Parmesan cheese sprinkled on top, Caesar salad and some of hubby's homemade beer… Continue reading Scallop Alfredo Pasta
Last night I was craving nachos but nothing on the menus of the restaurants close by appealed to me. I mean doesn't anyone just make basic nachos any more. So after looking through my pantry and fridge to see what I had I came up with this. I call them Vernell's impromptu nachos - potato… Continue reading All About Food