blogging events

Recipes made as part of a blogging event.

#Choctoberfest: Mocha Coconut Granola

I’m so excited to be participating in #Choctoberfest again! When I told my coworkers that I was participating in a chocolate event their eyes lit up and they immediately began asking me what types of recipes I was going to make and bring in for them. Do you think they’re […]

Welcome to #Choctoberfest!

Do you remember last October when I participated in that crazy chocolate event with a ton of other bloggers and shared way too many decadent chocolate recipes with you? Guess what? IT’S BACK! And this time #Choctoberfest is running for TWO WHOLE WEEKS! Are you excited? I know I am! […]

#FoodieExtravaganza: Hot Fudge Cheesecake Brownies

This month is going to include lots and lots of chocolate. I’m sure you’re terribly upset with me about that. Well, actually, if you are on a diet, you might be. So my apologies in advance.   Foodie Extravaganza is a monthly food fest, where a group of bloggers all […]

Improv Challenge: Strawberry Nutella Poptarts

I giggled when I read the two ingredients for this month’s Improv challenge: hearts and flours. I can’t help it, I’m easily amused by puns. In case you don’t know yet, the Improv Challenge is a challenge organized by Kristin of Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker. There are two […]

SRC: Eggs Benedict with Hollandaise Sauce

12 eggs and two pounds of butter… The first time I had Eggs Benedict was October of 2011. My cousin lives about three hours away and was having her baby shower on a Saturday. Instead of driving up and back in one day, my mom, aunt and I decided to […]

Improv Challenge: Rocky Road Ice Cream

Last month I had an idea for the Improv Challenge ingredients but silly me waited until the last minute and the recipe just did not turn out so I sadly didn’t get to participate for a month. Which left me too much time to contemplate whether this was the best […]

Improv Challenge: Oatmeal Raisin Bread Pudding

Confession: I don’t like raisins. I never have. I’ve always thought they were gross. Initially I planned on skipping the challenge for this month so I could avoid making anything with raisins. But, Tom asked me what I was making for this challenge. I told him I wasn’t participating because […]

Secret Recipe Club: Croquembouche

Last month was my first time participating in the Secret Recipe Club. I had a great time going through the recipes on the blog I was assigned to choose one so I knew I definitely wanted to participate again. This month, I the blog I was assigned is Eggs, Cream […]