Basileus Cocktail - Basil Prosecco a twist of Lemon (recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com)

Basileus Cocktail – Basil Prosecco with a twist of Lemon*

My mom has a yard without a speck of grass. It’s landscaped every where you turned, and she and my Dad did it all themselves. My grandmother has a very large yard that includes many garden areas. She grows everything that you could imagine…my favorites being tomatoes and asparagus....
White Chocolate Pistachio Cookies (recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com)

White Chocolate Pistachio Cookies*

If you follow along on Facebook, you have been seeing all my #CookiesForChristmas posts. There are just so many amazing cookie recipes out there and I want to make them all of my cookie exchanges. I don’t know how I am going to whittle down the list to just...
DIY Cinnamon Ornaments (via www.thenovicechefblog.com)

DIY Cinnamon Ornaments (and Giveaway!)*

When I got all of these goodies (check out The Pampered Chef holiday baking bundle giveaway below!), I knew exactly what I wanted to use them to make…Cinnamon Ornaments!¬†Growing up these were something we always made in Girl Scouts. I was the worst Girl Scout, until it came time...
Outshine Fruit Bars (photo via www.thenovicechefblog.com)

Outshine Fruit Bars*

Parts of the country might be covered in snow like some gorgeous winter wonderland, but down here in Florida it’s still popsicle eating weather! Yesterday it got back up into the 80’s again…so Jorge and I were both excited to have some of these seasonal Outshine Fruit Bars in...