Serve Cheesecake Spoons For Individual Tastes

party cheesecake spoons

When it comes to food at your party, presentation is everything!  Well, okay, after taste and having the right amount…but it’s definitely a close 3rd.   When you use convenience food items + a little creativity, it becomes much easier to focus on how it’s displayed or presented, and these cheesecake spoons illustrate the idea […]

Halloween “Witch Fingers” Cookies

Witch Fingers

What’s on your menu for Halloween parties? These Witch Fingers should be! These shortbread cookies that look just like fingers are my favorite things to make for Halloween. I made them one year for Ladies Night and one gal wouldn’t even eat them because they were so realistic and creepy looking. The trick is in […]

Football Party Ideas & Recipes

football food

With football season in full swing I wanted to let you know about all the posts and recipes I’ve been sharing on Homes.com. I was thrilled to work with them on this Tailgate Fever project and MAY have gained a few extra pounds while making all these dishes {time to work it out}. You can […]

Shortbread Recipe & Cookie “Cuppies”

shortbread "cuppie" cookies recipe

A while back I posted on our Facebook page that I had found this great “cuppie” cutter at World Market, and couldn’t wait to make my own cuppie cookies. I was first introduced to these cuties by Jimemmajack Cookies when I used them in this Easter shoot. These cookies look so adorable hanging on the […]

Party Appetizer – Spicy Chicken Cups

spicy chicken appetizer cups

You may not have noticed by all the sweets I post, but appetizers are actually my favorite ‘food group.’ I could live on appetizers for practically every meal! What’s not to love? They’re usually bite size, they pack a lot of flavor in a small portion, and you get VARIETY. These spicy chicken cups are […]

Setting Up A Tailgate Party

tailgate party

Football season is in full swing and every Saturday I see friends posting on Facebook, pictures of their tailgating fun. Being from North Carolina originally, college sports is a BIG deal with teams like Duke, UNC, NC State, and my Alma Mater, ECU. I wish we had more opportunities to go to some of the […]

Cheesecake In A Jar With Printable Tag

cheesecake in a jar

Hmmm, how many different types of treats can we put in a jar? We’ve seen cupcakes in a jar, molten lava cakes in a jar, pie in a jar….and now Cheesecake in a Jar! This is just one more way to get creative with no-bake cheesecake. These 4 oz canning jars are the perfect vessel […]