Movies

Boysenberry Sherbet

Boysenberry Sherbet

This month’s Food ‘n Flix Challenge is the movie Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner. I was inspired to create Boysenberry Sherbet based on the scene in the movie where the parents drop by a drive in and the father orders “Fresh Oregon Boysenberry Sherbet”. I […]

How To Throw a Harry Potter Hogwarts Tea Party

How To Throw a Harry Potter Hogwarts Tea Party

Here’s a quick checklist to show How To Throw a Harry Potter Hogwarts Tea Party in your own home. 1. Invite three of your friends. Have them get sorted into their Hogwarts house at Pottermore before they arrive. I have been sorted into Slytherin! Remember, […]

Ravenclaw Blueberry Hand Pies

Ravenclaw Blueberry Hand Pies

For my sweet menu item in this months Theme of the Month Menu Hogwarts Tea Party, I decided on Ravenclaw Blueberry Hand Pies. There really isn’t a lot of naturally occurring blue in food, so blueberries were the obvious choice here. Store bought pie crust […]

Gryffindor Turkey Cranberry Crostini

Gryffindor Turkey Cranberry Crostini

For my second savory menu item in this months Theme of the Month Menu Hogwarts Tea Party, I decided on Gryffindor Turkey Cranberry Crostini. I love using homemade cranberry sauce as it has such a beautiful red color and tastes better than canned cranberry. If […]

Hufflepuff Chilled Mango Soup

Hufflepuff Chilled Mango Soup

For my starter menu item in this months Theme of the Month Menu Hogwarts Tea Party, I decided on Hufflepuff Chilled Mango Soup. I decided a healthy chilled soup would be the perfect way to start the tea. Mangoes have a beautiful yellow color and […]

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Rolls

This month on the Monday Movie Challenge, we are taking on inspiration from Romantic movies. My movie is The Proposal. The food that stood out the most for me was when mom brings homemade cinnamon rolls into her son’s bedroom in the morning so they […]

Cherry Bomb Smoothie

Cherry Bomb Smoothie

This month’s Food ‘n Flix Challenge is the movie Wreck-It Ralph, which is a family favorite. I was inspired to create this Cherry Bomb Smoothie based on the race held toward the end of the movie. My kids love video games, and we enjoy playing […]

Slytherin Snake Sausage Rolls

Slytherin Snake Sausage Rolls

For 2018, I am starting something new. Each month I will showcase a Theme of the Month Menu. This month I am putting together a Harry Potter Hogwarts inspired tea party. The main inspiration comes from the colors of the houses, with the exception of […]