Guinness Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Glaze

Fudgy chocolate cake with a hint of dark stout flavor and finished with a decadent salted caramel glaze.

Noel Spritzer

Here’s a wine spritzer that couldn’t possible be any more festive! Cranberry and Apple flavors garnished with a sprig of fresh mint… so delicious! The perfect refreshment for holiday get-togethers!  Noel Spritzer Serves: 4 cups 1 c. cran apple juice 1 c. sparkling water 2 c. dry white wine apple slices, for garnish fresh mintContinue reading “Noel Spritzer”

Buffalo Ranch Cheese Ball 

This was actually the first cheeseball I ever made! I made it for some co-workers and it was a huge hit! There are lots of fancy cheese ball recipes out there but who doesn’t love buffalo and ranch flavors? This would be perfect for any party, game days, and for adults and kids alike! OriginalContinue reading “Buffalo Ranch Cheese Ball “

Cucumber Bites with Dill Cream Cheese

I love these as a holiday appetizer because the red of the tomatoes with the bright green cucumbers just feels so Christmasy! But they are so fresh and light that they would certainly fit in at a summer gathering, shower, or any event! Recipe courtesy of Valya’s Taste of Home. Cucumber Bites with Dill Cream CheeseContinue reading “Cucumber Bites with Dill Cream Cheese”

Spinach Artichoke Cups

This is a super simple twist on the classic spinach-artichoke dip. And who doesn’t love spinach dip, right? But these Spinach Artichoke Cups feel a bit more elegant, plus in my opinion are more party-friendly because you can grab one and go, no one has to mess around spooning dip onto their plates. They are oneContinue reading “Spinach Artichoke Cups”

Caramel Apple Sangria

If you haven’t noticed yet, two things I really love are fall and cocktails, and my Caramel Apple Sangria is the perfect combination! I concocted this recipe myself for a work party a week or two ago and it was a big hit! They were taking it home in travel coffee mugs! Shared a jar or twoContinue reading “Caramel Apple Sangria”

Belmont Punch

Well it’s finally here… Belmont Stakes day! And what a gorgeous Saturday for a horse race! Although the Kentucky Derby has all the prestige and traditions, IMO the Belmont is the most exciting! That’s where triple crown winners are made after all! 🏆 I still can’t believe I actually got to witness a triple crownContinue reading “Belmont Punch”