Are you ready for Cinco de Mayo? I sure am...Bring on the margaritas! And sombreros. Here's a quick salsa perfect it you need to throw something together last minute. You shouldn't be drinking all that tequila on an empty stomach anyway 🙂 Corn Salsa Author: Emily Goodman Ingredients 1 12oz bag of frozen corn, … Continue reading Corn Salsa
I am really excited because today I got to do another guest post on my good friend Jaime's blog - La vie...J'aime. In honor of Cinco de Mayo which is coming up on Saturday I have made Eva Longoria's Chunky Guacamole recipe along with some homemade baked tortilla chips! I first tried Eva's guacamole at her restaurant Beso in … Continue reading Guest Blog Post: Eva Longoria’s Chunky Guacamole with Baked Tortilla Chips
My friends Lauren and Matt have a holiday party every year - it's ALWAYS too much fun 🙂 This year I wanted to make these Pea Puree and and Tomato crostini. 1) Because it was red and green and festive for the holiday and 2) It is delicious. I would know because I stole the recipe from my … Continue reading Pea Puree and Tomato Crostini
My friend Jaime of La vie...J'aime asked me to participate in her annual 'My Stocking' series. Each day Jaime features a different blogger who has chosen a stocking (or used their own!) and picked a few items they would like to find in it. Thank you Jaime! I had a lot of fun putting together my stocking … Continue reading My first guest blogging appearance!
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope you are all having a wonderful day with family, friends, and LOTS of food 🙂 I had to share these adorable cookies that my friend Jen made...she even won the cookie competition at the school she works at with these bad boys! Way to go Jen!!!! - Oreo cookies - … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
I only make this mashed potato recipe at Thanksgiving because I'm not gonna lie, it's not good for you 🙂 I tried to lighten it up with reduced fat ingredients but sometimes it's worth splurging on the good stuff! Baked Mashed Potatoes Author: Emily Goodman Ingredients 8 russet baking potatoes 1 onion, peeled but keep … Continue reading Baked Mashed Potatoes
This cornbread recipe from came from my aunt. Every year we had Thanksgiving at her house I always looked forward to this dish and I begged her to share the recipe with me. It is shockingly simple to make and you only need a skillet (or baking dish) and a mixing bowl. To put a "healthier" twist … Continue reading Skillet Cornbread
Finally I got my act together and got some pictures uploaded of the delicious food we had during our Girls Thanksgiving! We each make the same dishes every year and I must say I have some very talented friends who can really cook!! My dishes are the skillet cornbread and mashed potatoes (I will post … Continue reading 4th Annual Girls Thanksgiving – The Food!!
I think Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday and I like to celebrate it throughout the month of November - just wait till I post pictures from our work outing we call "Turkeyesta". We take it seriously as you can see in the picture below 🙂 My friends and I have gotten together the past 4 … Continue reading 4th Annual Girls Thanksgiving – Table settings