recipes

slow roasted pork carnitas

slow roasted pork carnitas

I, like so many others I know, went into short-term withdrawal when our local Chipotle got hit with the recent carnitas …

salt potatoes

salt potatoes

Say hello to my little friends. I grew up eating Salt Potatoes and, naively enough, thought everyone else in America …

blueberry mojito paletas

blueberry mojito paletas

  Remember a few weeks ago when I posted this recipe for refreshingly delicious Blueberry Mojitos? Well, they’ve been successfully transformed into even …

monster cupcakes

monster cupcakes

I was going through photos today, trying to archive some of the over 4,000 plus files that are bogging the …

coconut macaroon sandwiches

coconut macaroon sandwiches

This is what happens when you have a hankering for something sweet, but only three scant tablespoons of sugar to …

salted rolo cookie bites

salted rolo cookie bites

I’m a huge fan of Rolos. Or as Finley calls them, Rolios. Imagine our happiness when we saw that our …

ballpark mac n’ cheese

ballpark mac n’ cheese

I know, I know. With New Years Eve just around the corner I should be posting recipes that will help …

brown butter roasted banana muffins

brown butter roasted banana muffins

What’s that? You’re looking for something relatively quick and extremely delicious for Christmas morning breakfast? Well, here’s your answer: Brown …

malted hot cocoa cookies

malted hot cocoa cookies

Mmmm, smell that? It’s hot cocoa. In cookie form. It doesn’t get really cold here in Scottsdale very often. Sometimes …

roasted sweet potato salad

roasted sweet potato salad

Well, would you look at that. My favorite holiday is right around the corner. Time to dust off the roasting …

crockpot chili con carne

crockpot chili con carne

Saturday’s forecasted high for Scottsdale: 61 degrees. Yup, there’s a chill in the air. All joking aside, I truly look …

apple marshmallow fangs

apple marshmallow fangs

  ‘Tis the season for spook-tacular snacks! Head on over to Dad or Alive to read my full guest post with all …