2014 Gift Guide on www.thenovicechefblog.com

2014 Gift Guide*

It’s my favorite time of the year where I tell you what to spend your hard earned money on! Also know as a Gift Guide! I started saving things in October for the list this year and it kept growing and growing. I have weeded it down to my favorite...
Microwave Reese's Peanut Butter Fudge! Couldn't be easier! Recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Microwave Peanut Butter Cup Fudge*

My parents kept the girls for a night this weekend. Wanna guess what Jorge and I did? Grab drinks at a local bar? Dinner and a movie? Nope, we went and did a little Christmas shopping and a Target run. We were still in bed by 10. I know you...
Sparkling Blackberry Mint Aguas Frescas via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Sparkling Blackberry Mint Aguas Frescas*

The holiday parties are here and that means cocktails are in abundance. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good cocktail. However, with the girls in tow, I like to keep myself busy with a fun mocktail. Mocktails tend to contain a lot of calories (heck, so do regular...
Blueberry Upside Down Cornmeal Cake via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Blueberry Upside Down Cornmeal Cake*

This is it. The final batch of blueberries I picked this past spring. I am always so glad that I pick so many and freeze them…it’s like pulling out a bag of hidden Spring from my freezer every time. Last year we went to pick blueberries and I was...