Oh Paula! Chocolate Frosting on Brownies??

Some rights reserved by Peat Bakke It’s not too much! I know you’re thinking, “Chocolate on chocolate, that’s way too rich!” It’s not. When I was pregnant, and also the miserable postpartum year afterwards (I’m totally kidding honey), I used to tell August that Paula Deen was his Grandma!  Wishful thinking, she’s just simply perfection … Continue reading

Old Fashioned New England Pumpkin Pie

My aunt recently entered the “Let’s Be Thankful” recipe contest at the Creative Chicks Cafe.   They featured her pumkpin pie recipe on the 5th of December.   I’m not sure who the winner is at this point, but how cool is that to get a mention?!  I immediately asked her if I could repost the recipe … Continue reading

Merry Cherry

Some rights reserved Photo by Carodean Road Designs By Liz Madden Merry Cherry 2 oz. SKYY Infusions Cherry ½ oz. Carolanns Irish Cream ½ oz. Godiva Dark Chocolate Liqueur 1 oz. half and half (light cream) Combine all ingredients in a tall mixing glass. Add ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a martini glass with … Continue reading

Spicy Cider & Hot Cocoa

Some rights reserved by amb.photography By Christen Sheffield Spicy Cider 8 whole cloves 4 lemon slices, seeded and halved 4 cinnamon sticks 4 orange slices seeded and quartered 1/2 gallon apple cider Stick a clove into the white part of each lemon slice. Break each cinnamon stick in half. In a large saucepan, combine the … Continue reading

Midnight Kiss

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By Liz Madden Midnight Kiss 1 ½ oz. SKYY Infusions Passion Fruit ¾ oz. Campari ¾ oz. Mango Juice ¾ oz. Orange Juice ½ oz. Freshly squeezed lemon juice Pour ingredients in mixing pint over ice. Shake vigorously and strain into martini glass with two cherries. Related Articles Smart People and Cheap Booze Tomorrow at … Continue reading