Text your friends, call your mom, and share this page because you know it’s the one you’ve been waiting for 😉 I looooooove making pumpkin squares. If you get some from me, consider it a sign that I truly value your friendship. I remember making them back in college by the pan and haven’t stopped since for neighbors, friends, coaches, teachers, and any one else … Continue reading PUMPKIN SQUARES ARE HERE!!!
With less than a week to go, it’s time to get that Thanksgiving menu lined up. My goal for a Thanksgiving punch is the following: 1. tastes delightful. 2. seasonally festive and most importantly, 3. keep it simple – at this juncture in my life, I don’t have time for fancy pants custom fruit garnish and specially shaped ice cubes! If you are very lucky (you … Continue reading Thanksgiving Punch
Have you ever walked into a place that makes you feel like everything is right again with the world? That’s exactly how I feel when I walk into Le Cafe De Paris in Orlando. While My French Cafe is located in close proximity to Disney, Le Cafe De Paris is only a 10 minute drive from Universal. Whether you are a Floridian or just passing through town, … Continue reading Le Cafe De Paris
Prior to moving to Orlando, I had no idea what a food destination it was. Whenever you visit, do not head to a chain restaurant as you will be missing out on the tons of amazing specialty restaurants! One of my true foodie guilty pleasures are French cafes and this week I’ll talk about a few of them. If you are on vacation you cannot go … Continue reading My French Cafe
This past week, we celebrated our anniversary dinner at Ocean Prime in Orlando. We had been given a tip to check out the menu for Magical Dining Month which is going on now until October 2nd. For Magical Dining Month, 90 restaurants in Orlando are offering prix-fixe menus of an appetizer, entree, and dessert for $33. You can see a full list of participating restaurants … Continue reading Magical Dining Month
One of the best parts of our trip to Ohio this summer was when we spent a night on our old street with our neighbors. We had an evening of absolute fun just catching up and letting the kids run free. That evening, I stuffed myself full of my friend Jen’s delicious Banana Cream Pie. She graciously shared the recipe with me and I recreated it … Continue reading Heavenly Banana Cream Pie
It’s time for a Memorial Day picnic and you need something easy to make- well check it out! Growing up I never liked coleslaw. I’m not sure if it was the taste or texture…I’m pretty sure it was a combo of the two. Despite this, I’ve cobbled together a recipe that not only I enjoy, but others love ❤ It’s a simple, fresh dish just … Continue reading Coleslaw Even A Coleslaw Hater Would Love
Summer is coming and you might be in search of a new dessert to make. I’ve got just the thing for you! I was lucky enough this past weekend to attend my goddaughter’s First Communion and brought this delish dish. I love trifles beacuse they are very easy to customize however you like and are always eye catching. Simple and fresh, it was a hit! … Continue reading Strawberry Trifle