Category Archives: party

Cooking with Convection Steam

I am a contributor to another blog called Cooking with Convection Steam. I will be focusing on entertaining. Please check out my first post about crostini. Plus, learn all the wonderful things about cooking in a convection steam oven. It is … Continue reading

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Red, White & Blue Strawberries

Since the 4th of July is coming up next week (which, by the way I can’t believe this year is flying by so fast) I thought it would be fun to post these fabulous looking patriotic chocolate dipped strawberries. I … Continue reading

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The Cutest Graduation Caps

Congrats graduates! Today is graduation day for my daughter Isabella. She’s graduating from Folsom High School. Yea! We are all so proud of her and everything she’s accomplished, and so excited to see what’s ahead for her future. Knowing that … Continue reading

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Warm Spinach and Artichoke Dip (A Healthier Version)

Have you ever seen Ellie Krieger on The Food Network? She has a show called Healthy Appetite with Ellie Krieger that focuses on healthier versions of tasty food. I really like her approach and her recipes. Since graduation party season … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Love for Your Valentine

Red velevet is a classic symbol of passion and love. Wrap it up in a little cupcake package for your sweetie on Feb. 14th. Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Sunday Preparations

I understand there’s a big football game coming up. Of course, all football games are now ruined for me because I was at the biggest football game of all — the Folsom High School Bulldogs winning the California Division II … Continue reading

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Homemade Caramels for Christmas

These caramels make a sweet Christmas treat for friends. They’re really easy to make, although you do need to make sure you have a candy thermometer. The hardest part is the patience it takes while you wrap all of them … Continue reading

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