Showcase Your Talent Thursday #149

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #149 Welcome to the party! Alyssa and I love having you each share your creativity every week. It's always a lot of fun checking out the different kinds of food and crafts you all have been up to making. There were so many fun link last week: The link with the most clicks was: Paleo Pot Pie Soup from My Life Cookbook a few of my favorite links were: Polar Bear Paw Cookies from I Dig Pinterest Sausage and Peppers Bruschetta from Summer Scraps Red … [Read more...]

Barbecue Chicken Skewers

Barbecue Chicken Skewers

Chicken, mushrooms, red onion and zucchini are grilled together in these Barbecue Chicken Skewers that are perfect for your game day celebration or week night dinner! My family loves grilling, we grill year round – which obviously is a lot easier here in Florida, since the weather is mild compared to most of the country during the winter months. I especially love the warm of the grill during the chilly days though, it is so nice to be able to cook and not feel like your going to melt! … [Read more...]

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Satisfying, hearty Broccoli Cheese Soup is loaded with veggies and makes a perfect dinner for the cool winter weather. I love soup, I could probably eat it everyday! I especially love how it fills you up and makes you feel all warm and satisfied. But alas, I live in Florida and we only have a couple of weeks of real "soup weather" around here. So I take full advantage of the cold days to enjoy a nice hot bowl of soup. Last week were having a couple of those days in a row and so I whipped … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #148

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Hello and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #148! I hope that your new year is off to a great start! Thanks for joining Alyssa and I today to party and share your latest creations. We love having you each share your creativity each week. It's always a lot of fun checking out the different kinds of food and crafts you all have been up to making, I may tend to steer towards the sweets, but I love a good craft. I need to make more time to get crafty soon with Valentine's Day looming not … [Read more...]

Black Cherry Streusel Muffins

Black Cherry Streusel Muffins are dairy-free + vegan! #SpoonfulOfSilk @LoveMySilk

Dairy-Free Black Cherry Streusel Muffins are a delicious way to start your morning. Recently the good folks at Silk were kind of enough to send me two flavors of their new dairy-free yogurt alternative to try and I loved them! I made one of my favorite smoothie recipes with the Tropical Pineapple flavor and today's muffin recipe with the Black Cherry flavor. Have you had a chance to try the Silk Dairy-Free yogurt alternative? It has 6 grams of soy protein per serving, with no cholesterol … [Read more...]

Glazed Tangerine Cake

The bright fresh flavor of tangerine is baked into a loaf cake and glazed with a simple, delicious tangerine icing.

The bright fresh flavor of tangerine is baked into a loaf cake and glazed with a simple, delicious tangerine icing. Ok so let's talk about cake. I'm not a huge cake person, blaspheme I know! How can I a dessert enthusiast who regularly blogs about sweets not be completely and utterly obsessed with cake? Here's the deal, sometime around 8 or 9 I decided I didn't like cake, every year after that my mom would buy me an ice cream cake from a local ice cream store and that was that. Fast … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #147

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Hello and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #147, I hope that your new year is off to a great start! Thanks for joining Alyssa and I today to party and share your latest creations. If you didn't already know, I am a monthly recipe contributor over at Something Swanky and this month I am sharing some seriously delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Bars. For real, you're going to love these bright, fresh lemon bars made with a poppy seed shortbread crust; trust me go check out the recipe.  Now … [Read more...]

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Granola

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Granola

Sweet, crunchy and delicious, this Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Granola makes a great breakfast or afternoon snack. You know those days when you wake up and just want to eat chocolate for breakfast? Yeah me too! I have always been a huge fan of no-bake chocolate peanut butter cookies, I could eat them any time of the day, A-N-Y! This super easy, Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Granola tastes kind of like eating my beloved no-bake cookie for breakfast, but in a way healthier … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #146

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #146Hey party people! Thanks for joining us for another week of fun and delicious links. How was is your New Year going so far? Did you make any big resolutions? I'm trying to cut back on my sugar intake, because honestly I always way over indulge on the sweets during the holidays. I started taking a Body Pump class at the gym, two days in and my quads are killing me but I am determined to succeed.Monday I posted my first new recipe of 2015 if you missed it be sure … [Read more...]