Baked Jalapeno Bacon Poppers

Baked Jalapeno Bacon Poppers Recipe

It’s taken me thirty-ahem-something years to try a jalapeno popper for the very first time. Poppers have always been one of those things that just didn’t seem so appealing – I blame it on bad crab rangoon, which has certain similarities to the popper. Sure, both have qualities that I whole-heartedly embrace in other foods — they’re deep fried (hello …

Fortune Bandages


Funny stocking stuffer! $7 at Urban Outfitters (via Incredible Things)

Giveaway: Apple iPad

ipad giveaway

I’m teaming up with Kraft Foods to give away an iPad! In the spirit of giving and in celebration of their new iPad app Big Fork Little Fork, we’re giving away one Apple iPad. Big Fork Little Fork has recently teamed up with celeb Chef Marcus Samuelsson to release a new content pack. It  contains . . .

Giveaway: Delta Faucet with Touch2O Technology


Giving away one Delta kitchen faucet with Touch2O Technology!Start and stop the flow of water with a touch of your wrist, forearm, or elbow. The handle stays clean when your hands aren’t.With Touch2O Technology it doesn’t matter if you have two full hands or 10 messy fingers, tap anywhere on the spout or handle . . .

Giveaway: Tassimo Brewbot T20 Coffee Machine

tassimo coffee machine giveaway

Tassimo T20 Brewbot Retail value $129.99 Better brewing by design TASSIMO is a brewing system unlike any other; Remarkable in its ability to offer an exceptional combination of quality, convenience, consistency and versatility, only TASSIMO offers a choice of coffee. Variety enjoy over 40 beverage varieties from 12 distinct brands. . . .


Giveaway: Wok Star Kit


My friend, Eleanor Hoh is the genius behind Wok Star Kit – a light cast iron pre-seasoned wok and instructional set.It’s one of my favorite woks and does magic for stir fries. She’s giving us one set to give away!With the Wok Star Kit you’ll achieve delicious, homestyle dinners in thirty minutes . . .

Giveaway: Aroma Professional Series 20-Cup Sensor Logic™ Rice Cooker ARC-2000


Professional Series 20-Cup Sensor Logic™ Rice Cooker ARC-2000 * Perfectly prepares 4 to 20 cups of cooked rice and automatically keeps it warm for hours * Easy-to-use digital controls for White Rice, Brown Rice, Slow Cook, Steam and Keep-Warm * The programmable 10-hour slow cook function transforms the rice cooker into a 3-quart slow . . .


How to Cook a Turkey


How to Cook a Turkey!! by Andrew Hair Do you know how to cook a turkey? I will tell you how to. First, I will go and get one at Target. I get a big one. Next, I put it in the fridge, I wait for 5 minuts and then I take it out of the fridge. Then I put …


Pancake Pen


Round pancakes are so boring! And the pancake molds are messy. Write your own sweet little pancake love notes with this clever squeeze bottle $12.95 from Spoon Sisters (hat tip to Divine Caroline)


Cousin Donna’s Almond Cookies (video)

almond cookie recipe

I hope you enjoyed the video I produced with Betty Crocker and Good Bite! One part of the video that was left out on the editing room floor….er….computer virtual trash….was that “Cousin Donna” isn’t *my* cousin. I’ve never even met her! But it’s my good friend Sue Ann Ciccone’s cousin…and this recipe is from her. When we first moved into …

Giveaway: Anjum’s New Indian Cookbook


Anjum’s New Indian Cookbook from host of Cooking Channel’s Indian Food Made EasyA rising star of Indian cooking, Anjum Anand is the host of Indian Food Made Easy, which airs on the Cooking Channel – the Food Network’s new sister station that premiered in May 2010. ANJUM’S NEW INDIAN (Wiley Paperback; $24.95; October 25, 2010) . . .