Hot Chocolate Cookie Bites with Marshmallow Whipped Cream

www.garlicgirl.comIf you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to eat a cup of hot chocolate with melted marshmallows, you don’t need to wonder any longer. : )...more

Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting seem to be on a never-ending search to find the perfect red velvet cake recipe ever since my sister-in-law, Asunta, won our annual family bake-off with her red velvet cupcakes....more

Sharing Recipe Contest with BlogHer Foodies and Bloggers

I don't know about you, but sometimes I let the simplest recipe contests pass me by. I'm running this one for the California Strawberry Commission so I can't enter it - but I thought I'd share the info with you all. So here you go! Good luck if you enter!FALL FOR STRAWBERRIES RECIPE CONTEST OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS  All Cooks, Food Bloggers, Chefs, Foodies and Strawberry Lovers Invited toEnter Recipe Contest to Win up to $500!  ...more

Homemade Oatmeal Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Making these little cookie ice cream sandwiches made me so happy today! My favorite little twins are coming over and I was going to buy one of their favorite desserts, ice cream sandwiches, but decided instead that I would create healthier and tastier ones. So I baked oatmeal cookies made with whole wheat flour and my favorite Bob’s Red Mill rolled oats, stuffed them with good vanilla ice cream, rolled them in semi-sweet chocolate chips and voila!...more

Baked *not fried* Onion Rings
Me too! I love that they're still yummy without all the fat!more

Rosemary Shortcakes with Strawberries and Mascarpone Whipped Cream I truly believe that the simplest things in life are the best things in life.  And when it comes to dessert, nothing really screams simple more than strawberry shortcake....more

Mini Prosciutto, Veggie and Asiago Cheese Quiche

I’ve always loved the idea of enjoying quiche, but I don’t usually come across the kind I really like. I typically find that the filling is somethimes too separate from the crust. That is, that there’s this sort of dry, traditional pie crust and then the filling. But, I prefer a sort of fusion between a frittata and quiche so that all the flavors combine deliciously with a crust that is a little more married to the filling. ...more

That sounds divine--a combination of my favorite things. I will have to try this next weekend. ...more

Whoopie Pies. Almost Better Than the Other Kind of Whoopie. Whoopie Pies literally make me happy....more

Most Romantic Valentine's Day Recipe Contest I thought I'd share this recipe contest since I know there are a lot of cooks and foodies on this site. I wish I can enter, but I actually work for the California Strawberry Commission and that disqualifies me. : ( Here are the details in case you're interested....more

One of the best soups I ever had (and made)! My daughter Jasmine came down with a bad cold a couple days ago and asked for soup....more

Yes, I would think so!