Baked brie with apples and honey

I posted my Christmas menu on Monday and I knew immediately baked brie was going to be part of it. I decided on an apple and honey combination – who doesn’t love apple and honey? Bring on another crowd pleaser! I realize the photos for this post are not the most amazing. In the process of creating and testing this recipe, I was hungry. Hunger and food photography do not mix. I repeat, hunger and food photography really do not mix. I took the time to make the apples on the stove and then wait for the brie to bake […]

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Fresh Cranberry Pineapple Smoothie

I am so appreciative of all the healthy Thanksgiving side options from magazines, my other blogger friends, and, of course, Pinterest. Thanksgiving does not need to be filled with marshmallows and jello salad (yuck!). That said, I love all the Thanksgiving sides… even more than the turkey. However, I can’t get onboard with the canned cranberry sauce. My family always makes everything from scratch – I wouldn’t have it any other way. Our Blue Basket delivery included fresh cranberries. I wanted to use them for something non-traditional – something other than cranberry sauce – when I came up with the […]

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