How to Make Sweet Potato Fritters

November 27th, 2013

Why not try something new and deeply delicious? Sweet potato fritters are a delectable and simple fall food, guaranteed to please your guests with their mix of savory and sweet. If you happen to be making these treats after Thanksgiving, even better! This recipe is a great way to use up any sweet potato leftovers you may have and not know what to do with. We're giving you two...


Easy Dessert Recipes including Parfaits

November 22nd, 2013

Whether after a tasty meal or as a snack in between, a simple dessert can really hit the spot. There are plenty of sweet options for when you want to make something delicious without too much fuss. Here are easy dessert recipes for a few classic treats, including delectable parfaits.Berry Cobbler This is a basic cobbler recipe inspired by a version done by the Pioneer Woman.1...


Interesting Things Covered in Chocolate

November 15th, 2013

For chocolate lovers, there are plenty of options beyond conventional dessert fare. Chocolate is a far more versatile substance than many people realize. Let's say, every once in a while, you'd like to add a bit of extra sweetness to a midday snack, or even a meal. Here are some ideas for foods that can blend with and enhance the presence of chocolate in your life....


Easy Dessert Recipes including an Indian Pudding Recipe

November 12th, 2013

Dessert is everybody's favorite course at dinner, but if you're stressed for time, you may opt to skip this luxury in favor of a simpler meal. We're going to show you some easy dessert recipes, including Indian pudding, that will help put the much-appreciated course back on the menu. Prepare to enjoy more quality time with your family and/or friends at the table...


Bittersweet Chocolate and Almonds are a Great Combination in Cookies

November 5th, 2013

Two ingredients that come together for a truly melt-in-your-mouth experience are bittersweet chocolate and almonds. They're an ideal pair when added to cookies made from a basic dough, but the results are anything but basic. Besides their tastiness, these ingredients make cookies a healthful treat.Bittersweet chocolate is one of the best chocolates to use in baking, but it's...


How to Make Buttermilk Fried Chicken

October 30th, 2013

Fried chicken is a delicious and inexpensive meal that many people love. Fortunately, making homemade fried chicken is as simple as it is popular. Here is a classic recipe with a few adaptations from a version by Bon Appétit.To make your own buttermilk fried chicken you'll need:2-3 pounds of chicken thighs, drumsticks, breasts and/or wings 1 quart buttermilk 1-1/2...


Panini Recipes with Bologna

October 9th, 2013

When was the last time you could get excited about a bologna sandwich? If you're tired of eating bologna in the same traditional way - in between two slices of bread with some mayonnaise - there's no better time to change it up than now. Here are two panini recipes that use bologna and bring out its true flavor. Bologna and pepper jack cheese This recipe, which comes from...


National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day - The Yummiest Day of the Fall

September 28th, 2013

As the leaves start to fall and Halloween costumes become available alongside giddily horror-themed decorations nationwide, seemingly every food and beverage maker worth half his or her salt conjures up a pumpkin-flavored equivalent of a treat. Every year in October, pumpkin beer fills the shelves at liquor stores and pumpkin ice cream appears on menus at shops. Reese's and...


Easy to Follow Tips for Making Caramel Apples

September 27th, 2013

Caramel apples are a wonderfully simple treat that are fun to make and eat no matter your age. Perhaps the best part of creating your own is the option to customize this fall favorite. But before we explore the possibilities, let's go over some of the basic steps for starting out.- Remove the stem from your apple and insert a craft...


How to Make a Protein Shake

September 26th, 2013

For anyone with an active lifestyle who takes fitness seriously, protein shakes can be an easy and convenient way to get yourself the proper nutrition to stay in good shape. Protein gives your muscles what they need to recover and grow, and when working out, many experts believe it's best to get that protein to your body as quickly as possible. A shake allows for this...