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Alton Brown’s Beef Stroganoff

Do you pin?  I do.  I was warned how addicting Pinterest was when my friend Lara introduced it to me.  Did I listen?  No.  Of course not. I love pinning and planning to make things and actually making plans come to fruition.  Last night I was on my cupcake board looking to see if I had […]

Philly Cheesesteak Macaroni & Cheese

Happy May everyone! This year is just flying by. So, a little confession. Not surprisingly, I’m a Food Network and Cooking Channel addict. I’ve been watching both for years. Unique Eats & Sweets, Secrets of a Restaurant Chef, Throwdown, the list goes on and on – culminating with my foodie crush Alton Brown. Then Food Network Magazine […]

Spiked Chiffon Cake with Chocolate Whipped Cream

I love Alton Brown.  I don’t think I’ve been too shy about that fact.  🙂  He’s brilliant, has great recipes, and I love learning why food works the way it does (see: the science of cooking).     When I tried his Baked Alaska recipe for WLOW’s 1st birthday, I had so much chiffon cake […]

Mike’s Favorite Chicken Parmesan

I’m a bit of a Food Network addict.  With the Cooking Channel out, I split my time a little more evenly, but I can’t stop.  I love the recipes and I have my favorite chefs.   Hi Alton Brown!!  You’re super awesome and brilliant!!   One day, a long long time ago, I saw Emeril […]

Brown Sugar Cake Petite Fours

I made cake.   Birthday cake.  Party cake.  Too good to be true cake.   “Wait, you made this with a mix and canned frosting?” cake. Print Brown Sugar Cake Petite Fours Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 1 hour Total Time 1 hour 25 minutes Servings 30 petite fours Author Adapted from Kraft Ingredients […]

Grow.Swap.Share Participants 2

Happy Wednesday everyone!!  It’s my Saturday!!  The Grow.Swap.Share blog swap is less than a week away!  This whole experience has been totally amazing and getting to know all the participants and their blogs a little btter has been really fun.  I can’t wait until the next time Grow.Swap.Share happens.  I don’t know when it will […]

Scrumptious Sunday Menu Plan {Aug 2013}

Hi everyone!  I’ve decided to start doing these menu plans in a different format.  While I liked having something new to show you each week, we’re scaling it up a bit now and going big.  I’ll be sharing monthly menu plans the first Sunday of each month instead of meals for the week.  This is […]

S’More Brownies

I love my birthday.  It’s right in the middle of 2 of my favorite people’s birthdays – Ryan and Dale.   If you can imagine, birthdays went like this : Ryan’s house for his party, at midnight we get a second wind because now it’s officially my birthday.  Go home and sleep it off.  Wake […]

Rice Pilaf

Rice Pilaf will take your same old side dish to a yummy new place!   Last night I didn’t know what to do for dinner. I had defrosted some chicken, but couldn’t figure out what I wanted to do with it.  I saw bacon and turned to breakfast burritos instead.  Yes, I make Brinner sometimes. […]

Heavenly Hash Brownies

Chocolate lovers will swoon for these Heavenly Hash Brownies topped with almonds, chocolate chips, and marshmallow cream! Happy November everyone!  Are you ready for another installment of The Secret Recipe Club? This month, to my supreme joy, the blog I was assigned belongs to one of my blogging friends and contributor Emily from It Bakes Me […]

Brownie PB Cup Bites

My aunt made these and brought them over to my mom’s house for Christmas.  When I saw them I though they were unassuming brownies with M&M’s on top.  I was wrong.  These brownie bites have a peanut butter cup hiding in them.  Who’s a happy girl?  ME!! Print Brownie PB Cup Bites Prep Time 5 […]

My First Thanksgiving

Hi.  My name’s Julie.  And I’m a turkey virgin. That’s right.  I’m cooking my first solo Thanksgiving dinner.  I’ve brought sides over to someone else’s house in previous years.  This year is the first time I’m shouldering the workload.  And it all comes down to the turkey.  I’ve been googling, watching The Chew, looking up Alton Brown’s […]

Homemade Microwave Popcorn

I’m a zombie today.  I was up every 45 minutes to an hour last night with the kids.  Where they get the idea that mom doesn’t need to sleep is beyond me.  I’ve made it very clear on many occasions that I prefer a full night’s sleep to frequent wake up calls.  Silly boys. Since […]

Flourless Baileys Fudge Swirl Brownies

Flourless Baileys Fudge Swirl Brownies | Cupcakes & Kale Chips for White Lights on Wednesday

Rich, fudgy brownies with a swirly of luscious chocolate fudge that has just the perfect hint of Irish Cream flavor, you won’t be able to resist these Flourless Bailey’s Fudge Swirl Brownies. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! And, more importantly, Happy Wedding to Julie! I’m Brianne from Cupcakes & Kale Chips, and I’m so thrilled to […]

Mini S’mores Brownie Bites & Poppers

You guys.  It’s the last day of s’mores week.  A little sad, but it was a super fun week of s’mores goodness.  And who says s’mores just have to be for summer?  Bust out those bad boys in winter around your fire pit!  Don’t forget to check out Monday’s and Wednesday’s recipes if you missed […]

Sweet & Spicy Bacon-Wrapped Smokies

I got this recipe off my co-worker Rita at our New hire training pot luck.  This is the easiest, yummiest appetizer EVER.  I need to make a double batch next time.  They are completely addicting and they turn you into a greedy little pork lover…if you’re not already.  😉  I think Michael Symon would be […]

White Chocolate Pretzel Cookies

I think I’m on Christmas meltdown.   In a mere two days I’ll be cooking breakfast and going house hopping to see relatives.  But for now, I’m hitting the stores after work (like 10pm) to grab last second gifts and hiding wrapped presents from the boys.  Eddie  hasn’t learned he shouldn’t just start ripping them […]

Healthy Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins

Healthy Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins

These Healthy Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins are made with whole wheat flour and applesauce for a delicious morning treat! Within the first two weeks of the school year I found myself baking a fourth batch of chocolate chip banana muffins, my daughter is hooked. I love a good muffin first thing in the morning, they’re quick, […]