Spaghetti Squash with Meat Sauce

Spaghetti Squash with Meat Sauce

If there were a carbohydrate’s AA, I would certainly need to join.  Hi, my name is Crystal, and a carboholic.   The funny thing is, with this recipe, you don’t miss the pasta.  I should clarify that I’m a processed carboholic.  We all know that complex carbs from vegetables are good for you.  It’s your… 

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Harry Potter Halloween Party! Part 3

Butter Beer Bread Puddnig

Part 3 of our Harry Potter Halloween Party culminates with a sweet treat!  Our Butter Beer Bread Pudding balances out our Pretzel-Rod Wands and Chinese Fireballs with a sweet butterscotch sauce and a cinnamony nutmeg custardy bread pudding.  These mini bread puddings are a perfect single serve size.  You’ll feel like you’re at the Leaky… 

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Candied Walnut and Warm Brie Salad

Candied Walnut and Warm Brie Salad

I have another confession to make.  I totally geek out about salads with fruit and candied nuts.  The only explanation for this strange behavior that I can offer is that the salads are SO GOOD!   And by that, I mean TASTY, DELICIOUS, and NUTRITIOUS!  Who WOULDN’T geek out about that?  Ok, maybe it IS… 

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Spiced Apple Pancakes

Spiced Apple Pancakes

Fall is in the air, literally the cool breezes and figuratively in the pumpkin everything that always invades the stores and pinterest this time of year.  We might as well jump on the bandwagon (because we want to be part of the “in crowd”) too.  Thus, I present Spiced Apple Pancakes.   To be honest, fall… 

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Dark Chocolate, Ginger, and Pepita Bark

Dark Chocolate Ginger Bark

I am so excited to share this recipe!  It’s chocolaty, it’s spicy, it’s crunchy, and its a little salty.  The sweet and spicy ginger does a great job of balancing the bitterness of the dark chocolate, and the the pepitas add a nice textural crunch.  You can find pepitas and crystallized ginger in the bulk… 

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