Bacon-wrapped sweet and spicy chicken

Bacon-wrapped sweet and spicy chicken

Bacon. I wanted some. I wrote about a Baconfest recently and I have just been thinking about eating some bacon. So I decided to incorporate it into dinner. Plus, lucky me, I found an awesome deal on bacon. This had a bit of kick to it, more than I expected. It smelled amazing (until the … Continue reading

Rolo-stuffed sugar cookies

Rolo-stuffed sugar cookies

I’ve wanted to try stuffing cookie dough with something else for awhile now. A trip to the grocery store this weekend provided an excuse to try. The tube of cookie dough was 50 percent off. I’m sold on the awesomeness. Look at that! Yum. Two ingredients: sugar cookie dough and Rolos. I unwrapped two dozen … Continue reading

Jewelry organizer

Jewelry organizer

Hey all, sorry I’ve been absent as of late. Life has gotten a bit hectic. I have been working on a couple of crafts. Remember that cake, cookie/treat stand I made? Well, I decided to use that idea to clear off my dresser: For the full directions, check out my Homespun column. But it’s so … Continue reading

Honey Beer Bread

Honey Beer Bread

I am not a fan of beer. I just don’t get it. The taste has just never appealed to me. However, beer bread? That’s something I can get behind. I never stock beer in my fridge, but I usually can snag a leftover bottle from a family party. This is the second time I’ve made … Continue reading