One of the little perks of blogging is having the opportunity to work with some delicious food products. Often companies will pass along a few samples in exchange for a write up and blog post about their product. It's a great way to try new products...for free! The Golden Girl Granola Company is currently hosting … Continue reading Granola Dipped Fudge Striped Cookies
"Life in the Van" took on a whole new meaning this past week as my crew took a road trip to Tennessee. After the completion of twenty-two hundred miles of driving, we were left with some awesome memories, ones that I know we will not soon forget! The reason for our trip? The 47th Pillsbury … Continue reading The 47th Pillsbury Bake Off
For nearly eight months I had waited for this day to come, and now, here it was! After breakfast all one hundred finalists filed into a small room off of the main ballroom. We were carefully lined up in the order of our kitchen station location. We also emptied our pockets of any personal belongings. … Continue reading It’s Not All About the Dough!
Now that my status as a finalist for the 46th Pillsbury Bake Off had been confirmed, my husband and I were left with a dilemma: do we take the whole family out to Vegas, or do I head out solo? The kids were eager to go; they wanted to see mom in action. My husband … Continue reading The Road To Vegas
It was January 2013, and I, like many of my fellow competitive cooks, was eagerly waiting for Pillsbury to release the rules for the upcoming Bake Off. This would be the year that I seriously try my hand at becoming a finalist. I had attempted to put together a few recipe submissions for the 45th Bake … Continue reading The Road to the 46th Pillsbury Bake Off – Part 1