Cactus Pretzels & Cinco de Mayo Strawberries

Cactus Pretzels (perfect for Cinco de Mayo) |

Can I just say, I love chocolate dipped pretzels. Tiny twists, rods, dipping sticks, old fashioned…I’m not picky. Plus, there are soo many ways to dress them up; from bunnies to cactuses. Another great thing. Modeling chocolate. And yes, you can make modeling chocolate with CandiQuik Coatings. Here’s how: 1. Melt 8 oz. (half-package) of [Read more >>]

Cinnamon Dessert Nachos


Need vs. Want. Sometimes I have a hard time decifering between the two. Pinterest doesn’t help. Overall though, I’d like to say I’m fairly practical. I usually stick to what I need – like these nachos. I need. You need these too. Incase you need justification: Cinco De Mayo is right around the corner… Speaking [Read more >>]

Margarita Cheesecake with Sea Salt


Things I’m digging: 1. Living my life like Julia Robert’s in “Eat, Pray, Love”. I’m totally down with gaining 10 lbs. in Italy, exploring the world, you know? 2. Weather warm enough to walk around in sandals. Bring on the heat! I promise I’ll never complain about being hot again, ever. 3. Reminiscing with my [Read more >>]

Cinco Ways to Celebrate the Month De Mayo


You may remember 2010′s CINCO WAYS TO CELEBRATE THE MONTH DE MAYO?  But probably not. I think the only person reading then was my mother. Ha.  But that’s beside the point. As of 2011, my blog has been up for just over a year!  woot-woot! I want to thank everyone (mom) who stops by for a few minutes in their [Read more >>]

“Cinco” ways to celebrate the month “de Mayo”


Remembering the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla, May 5, 1862, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated with festivities, music, and food! Below are “cinco” recipes that are fun, easy, and I think you will enjoy making! !Express tu amor! Chocolate Fruit Tacos This creation of a dessert taco is delicious and [Read more >>]