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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...

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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...

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How to Make Shepherd's Pie

September 26th, 2013

With autumn quickly approaching, it's time to try out cozy seasonal recipes. However, this does not mean you need to be bored by soups and stews! Think about starting the season off right by serving a hearty and delicious favorite, shepherd's pie.Its very name evocative of lush, rural pastures, shepherd's pie brings to mind a weathered herdsman enjoying this simple...

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Cherry Donut Holes Explode With Flavor For National Cherries Jubilee Day

September 17th, 2013

National Cherries Jubilee Day is finally here, and if you're in the mood to whip up some delicious desserts, you've probably been scouring the internet for cherry-centric recipes. While tried-and-true favorites like cherry pie and cherry cheese cake are always fun, you might want to consider a road less traveled this time around. Here's a quick and easy recipe to create...

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Enjoy A Delicious Cherry Cheesecake This National Cherries Jubilee Day!

September 17th, 2013

Sometimes the simple things can be the best things. For this National Cherries Jubilee Day, consider pushing aside those complex, dedicant recipes in place of an old, homemade favorite that has graced dinner tables for generations - the classic cherry cheesecake. Never made one before? He's an easy-to-follow recipe to get started. Ingredients To start, you'll need crust...

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Whip Up A Chocolaty Cherry Pie For National Cherries Jubilee Day!

September 17th, 2013

While you might have your attention focused down the road on major snacking occasions like Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Eve, you'll be happy to know there's a more immediate dessert-centric to enjoy as well - National Cherries Jubilee Day! Held every September 24, this special day is reserved for celebrating the indulgent cherry in as many scrumptious...

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Kale Chips Make The Perfect Healthy Snack

September 6th, 2013

Addicted to the delicious crunch of potato chips? There's an easy way to get the texture and salty goodness of your favorite junk foods, without all the fat, calories and oil - and it starts with a simple, assuming vegetable called kale. Kale, a type of cabbage, is a readily available and inexpensive vegetable available at most grocery stores year-round. Considered by...

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A Delectable Apple Dumpling Recipe

September 5th, 2013

These days, it seems like everyone has his or her own variation of apple dumplings, but regardless of whose food you try, you're always going to think that yours are the best. Whether you've been using your grandmother's recipe or your mother's tricks to create dumplings, it doesn't hurt to put your own spin on the traditional treat. Here's an...

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Add a Delicious and Nutritious Crunch to Your Dishes with Four Great Peanut Recipes

September 4th, 2013

Peanuts make a delicious snack and an excellent addition to meals. Here are four simple recipes that use peanuts to serve at your next social event. Peanut Lemon Granola Bombs This recipe from The Peanut Institute is the perfect snack for someone on the go who has a sweet tooth. First, put a large bowl over a double broiler filled with ½ cup of honey. Heat it until the...

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From Pompeii to Pepperoni - The History of Pizza

August 23rd, 2013

Pizza is a staple American food. We eat it frozen, make it ourselves or have it delivered at ridiculous hours to satiate those late night cravings. However, pizza wasn't always the delectable pepperoni and cheese combination we know and love today. In fact, its origins date back centuries and reach far across the Atlantic ocean. Here's a little history of the much-adored dish....

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