Party Ideas

Vanilla-Chocolate Chip Wacky/Crazy Cake


Emilie and I had the afternoon to ourselves this weekend. She is getting really into cooking and baking so I wanted to find something we could make that wouldn’t frustrate either one of us. I

Grapefruit-Mango-Blueberry Salad


This is as straightforward as the title is. I was trying to think of a different combination of fruits to serve at a little brunch playdate we were having. As I cruised the store,

Spinach-Kale-Ricotta Pesto Pasta with Chickpeas


This was our meatless Monday meal. Emilie and I made it together – she is super into cooking lately and pesto is one of hers and Matty’s favorite toppings for pasta. Will abstains. This can

Mini Whole Wheat Chia Seed Chocolate Chip Muffins


We were invited to a play date with a lovely family from my twin’s kindergarten class. I was trying to figure out what we could bring along for it, and mini muffins popped in

Super Fast Pesto Fresh Mozzarella Lasagna


I love lasagna, and have some killer recipes already on here for them. But they do require a bit more prep then I prefer to do during the week. Then I came up with this

Buffalo Chicken Sandwich & Salad


A few summers during my long drawn out college career, I spent down at the jersey shore. I have a few memories (the beer blurs things) of all the fun I had still hanging

Classic Brownie


There is a veritable glut of brownie recipes out there, tailored to fit any one specific requirement – icing topped, cake like, cheesecake swirled, salty-sweet. I am non-biased. I like them all. However, my wonderful