Chocolate Covered Football Oreo Pops

A couple of things mark the end of summer and the beginning of fall around our house (and I'm sure many of yours too), one of them is football. Whether it's football for the kids, in-state college rivalries, or even pro-football on Monday nights, it definitely signals a change in seasons here. I don't know what it is, but I'm a total sucker for the seasonal Oreos and when I spotted the football shaped ones at the grocery store, I knew I had to find a fun way to use them. I came up with a cool treat you can make for any occasion - football Oreo pops. Use them for a tailgating treat, Superbowl … [Read more...]

Grown Up S’mores Recipe

Nothing says summer to me like S'mores, but with all of the travel I've done recently I haven't had much of a chance to head up the canyon for a little snack. Enter National S'mores Day (Aug. 10) - the perfect excuse for a fun summer treat. It's always fun to change it up a bit, right? This year we decided to try a more grown up S'mores recipe. The base for our S'mores were traditional Italian waffle cookies called Pizelle's. You can make your own cookies if you have a Pizzelle Press, but I actually just bought a large package of the vanilla flavor at my local Italian importer. Top the … [Read more...]