DIY Vanilla Extract
Dark Chocolate Truffles, laced with Kahlua & Malibu!!
Preserved Lemons. Easy to make but need a little forethought.
Espresso Pumpkin Spiced Walnuts make (easy) lovely holiday gifts, or you can keep them and pig out at home!
Use origami to make your own microwave popcorn bag. A pop-up card that really pops!
These pecans are not as sweet as sugary candied pecans, which makes them great for snacking
Lavender salt and sugar--easy to make, delicious to eat, and pretty enough to give as gifts!
Say HELLO to Hydration with flavored water: Rosemary & Plum Water.
Spicy candied nuts are easy to cook and make great gifts year-round.
Cherry Almond Muffins. 'Health food' that looks great, tastes great and makes you feel great - what's not to love?
Pinot Noir Wine Jelly. This recipe is "tres chic" and super easy. Plus, step-by-step instructions for home canning and preserving.
Homemade Vanilla Sugar & Other Inexpensive, Homemade Hostess Gifts
Some truffles come from the ground...these little knobs come from the heart. Balsamic Dark Chocolate Truffles
Cupcake Roses - beautiful icing perfect for edible gifts.
Sugar & Spice Candied Pecans. Easy & addictive; great for snacking, sprinkling on salads & ice cream, and gift giving. Printable tags, too.
Ina Garten's "Outrageous" Brownies - absolutely divine!
Black & White cookies as a gift - decorating tips!
Raspberry Vinegar - 2 ingredients & 2 weeks are all it takes. Versatile in recipes, great for gifts. Downloadable tags, too!
bacon jam: the perfect father's day gift for the bacon-obsessed men in your life!
Sweet Papaya Chutney from West Africa made with a hint of orange zest. Nice on toast or straight from the spoon.
Not your typical Salami...Salame al Cioccolato (Chocolate Salami) filled with a trio of toasted nuts, cookies and dark rum - one slice is never enough!
Edible Books. These sweet books have honey scented white modeling chocolate pages and fruit leather covers.
Bourbon Rosemary Pecans - the perfect gift for your hosts, for your party, or just for snacking on
I know, but these really are the best. Chocolate Chips, Cherries and Oatmeal make these the Best - "Best Chocolate Chip Cookies"- ever.
Tiffany Gift Box Cake - because every girl needs Tiffany in her life
Cranberry Pecan Biscotti make a simple, yet elegant, treat... Perfect for last minute gifts!
Trio of Chocolate Truffles - coconut, almond and cocoa
Buttery Crumbly Vanilla Shortbread - so good you'd want to break Lent for them too!
Five Spice Cider Jelly ~ jelly that tastes like Christmas? Yes, please.
Vanilla Bean Caramels with Fleur de Sel - the perfect gift from the kitchen...and so easy!!
Pecan Pie Macarons - it's Pecan Pie Day every day, right?
A comforting pie of hearty vegetables and beef finished with a potato crust.
How to make BACON Roses