Category Archives: party food

Roasted Caramelized Spiced Nuts

You know those stands that sell caramelized nuts? The ones whose delicious, sugary, cinnamon-y smells make resisting nearly impossible? Well, now you can make those delicious roasted spiced nuts at home! I know, right?! You’re welcome. ~Katie What you need: … Continue reading

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How to Make Homemade Calzones

Give me a combination of bread and cheese I’m pretty much set. Include more pizza-related toppings and I’ll be happy forever. (Maybe a slight exaggeration, but really, not that much.) When I was in college, one of the dining halls … Continue reading

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Lego Birthday Party Ideas

Lego bricks are definitely an obsession in my house. My oldest, my son, has loved them ever since he got his first set, and his sisters really enjoy playing them with him. But it went a bit more over the … Continue reading

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How to Make Animal Crackers at Home!

I am a sucker for recipes that convince me that I can make a snack or go-to item that you would typically grab off of a store shelf ready-made right in my own kitchen. That’s why several years ago I … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork for sandwiches (and six other ways to eat it all week!)

Pulled pork is one of those things that I just cannot fathom buying pre-made. I mean, I get the appeal of a no-work dinner…but pulled pork is about as close as you can get to doing no prep. The slow … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Showdown!: Homemade v. Store-Bought

It’s no secret that I’m a lover of ice cream. If there’s ice cream in the house, I will eat it. I will eat it every day until it is gone. I am actually eating a bowl of ice cream … Continue reading

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Tortellini Spinach Salad

My family members aren’t big fans of main dish salads, which makes me sad. I would eat them a few times a week! I love to heap a plate with veggies and tasty garnishes and call it dinner. This salad … Continue reading

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