Posts in category "Holidays"

The (Food) Science Behind Thanksgiving

Bird is the Word…Plus Some Side Dish Science! While I love blogging, I’m also very thankful that I have what I consider a great “day job” as a media relations manager at the Institute of Food Technologists. Basically I get to nerd-out all day about the science behind food. If you ever had a kitchen... Read more »

Healthy Easy Thanksgiving Green Beans and Friendsgiving

Healthy Easy Thanksgiving Green Beans and Friendsgiving
This year I participated in a little “Friendsgiving” the Sunday before the traditional Thanksgiving. For those of you who don’t know, Friendsgiving is a Thanksgiving celebration with close friends usually the weekend before friends, boyfriends, and girlfriends separate to celebrate the actual Thursday with their families. The friend(s) who host the gathering are usually in... Read more »

Last Minute Halloween Party Foods

This recipe is super easy to put together! Simply use a canned tomato soup such as Campbells and cook as directed. Then pour the soup into little beakers that can easily be passed around at a party!
In honor of Halloween, I wanted to share with everyone some of my favorite “spooky” recipes I’ve been stalking over the past few weeks! If you’re stuck for ideas for a last minute bash I’ve got some great Sandra Lee inspired semi-homemade recipes to help you out! Bloody Test Tubes, Eyeball Martini, and Candy Corn... Read more »