Holiday

Thanksgiving Ambrosia Salad

Thanksgiving Ambrosia Salad

This month’s Food ‘n Flix Club Challenge movie was Planes, Trains and Automobiles. I have never seen this movie, even though I am an 80’s kid and watched many John Hughes films. This one did have a unique style, and maybe that is why I […]

Chocolate Candy Cake

Chocolate Candy Cake

My son’s birthday is Halloween. He has always loved his birthday and we try to have a lot of fun with it. This year he requested a “candy” cake inspired by all the candy given out on Halloween. At first, we were going to try […]

Pomegranate Panna Cotta

Pomegranate Panna Cotta

My Pomegranate Panna Cotta is inspired by Charlie Brown’s Thanksgiving. This is a wonderful holiday movie that I enjoy watching every year. In the movie, Charlie Brown hosts several friends who invited themselves over to his house for Thanksgiving dinner. Not knowing how to make […]

Pumpkin Cream Pie

Pumpkin Cream Pie

This Pumpkin Cream Pie recipe is inspired by Miss Fiona’s Stupendous Pumpkin Pies. This was a favorite Halloween book to read with my children when they were very young; we always wanted to join her at her house of a piece of pumpkin pie. The […]

Halloween Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Halloween Chocolate Covered Strawberries

The Disneyland Hotel holds a “Trick or Tea” and the menu includes Halloween Chocolate Covered Strawberries. The tea menu uses Nightmare Before Christmas as inspiration for their strawberries. One of the strawberries looks like Jack Skellington’s head (except it’s orange) and the other looks like […]

Ghostbusters Rice Krispy Treat

Ghostbusters Rice Krispy Treat

This month’s Food ‘n Flix Club movie is Ghostbusters and I came up with a Ghostbusters Rice Krispy Treat. I was inspired to make this due to the reference of marshmallows both in the recent movie as well as the original. The only food seen […]

Melon Margaritas

Melon Margaritas

Living in California, we really love fresh fruit and enjoying the outdoors and we also love Melon Margaritas! With Cinco de Mayo upon us, I thought I would come up with a fresh fruit drink to celebrate. I think this is light, fresh, fruity and […]