Archive for the ‘Appetizers’ Category

A Bit of Comfort Food for the New Year

Friday, January 4th, 2013

I like to remember my roots at the New Year, which usually means comfort food. Since by now I’m pretty comforted thanks to Christmas, I settle for middle ground – a smaller version of a lovely bit of heaven known back home as an empanada. (more…)

Double Duty Decorating – Create Christmas and New Year’s Eve Treats with one Baking Pan

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

This time of year can be overwhelmingly busy. Sometimes I like to make life easier by turning semi-homemade into a delicious surprise. This year, I used the 3-D Mini Tree Silicone Mold and store-bought refrigerated cinnamon rolls to make mini decorated trees. When I flipped the pan over, I envisioned another use – New Year’s Eve Hat mini cakes! And then came up with two more uses! (more…)

Cookout with Wilton for the 4th!

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Friends, family, fireworks, and of course, cookouts. The 4th of July has become a day not only to celebrate our country, but also to spend quality time with the people you love. What better way to celebrate than with a cookout? And, who better to better to help you do this than Wilton?  (more…)

Breaking Bread on Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

I like bread. I’d rather eat freshly baked bread than freshly baked cake. While pondering what to make for our Mother’s Day Brunch, I remembered a great alternate use for my favorite Wilton pans – the Dimensions® line. (more…)

New Year’s Eve Nibbles

Monday, December 28th, 2009

I can hardly believe that it is the end of another decade. Doesn’t it seem like just a few days ago that we were celebrating the turn of the millennium? Time certainly flies! (more…)