Maple Pecan Coconut Granola Bars

These Maple Pecan Coconut Granola Bars make an easy and delicious breakfast or snack on the go.  Make a batch this weekend!

Maple Pecan Coconut Granola Bars For years, I ate granola bars like they were going out of style.  My morning routine in grad school was to wake up early and hit the gym.  Since it was early (like really early), I never wanted breakfast before heading out of the house.  But by the time I had either gotten to school or work, I was always starving.  Continue Reading »

Homemade Cracker Jack

How can you go wrong with caramel, popcorn, and peanuts?
This Homemade Cracker Jack is a fun and addicting snack!

Homemade Cracker Jack  (aka - The MOST  addicting snack ever!!) It’s that time of the year again.  The time of the year that college basketball fans unite and watch many, many hours of tournament action.  What’s not to love about 68 teams going head-to-head in hopes of cutting down the nets and hoisting that national championship trophy?  I’ve actually been known to take vacation days in order to watch the opening rounds of the NCAA tournament in their entirety.  Continue Reading »

Zesty Ranch Pretzels

Whether you need something tasty to munch on during the big game or
just an easy everyday snack, these Zesty Ranch Pretzels are the perfect choice!
Warning: They are very addicting and very delicious!

Zesty Ranch Pretzels--Warning: These are really, really addicting!! I’m happy to announce that I spent the better part of the last four days watching the NCAA basketball tournament.  At the same time, I’m sad to announce that I’m already out of Warren Buffett’s Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge.  Continue Reading »

Mozzarella-Stuffed Italian Breadsticks

These Mozzarella-Stuffed Italian Breadsticks are the perfect appetizer for a college basketball tournament party.  They’re fun, delicious and easy to eat!

Mozzarella-Stuffed Italian Breadsticks As far as I’m concerned, all of the college basketball games in March are kinda-like the Super Bowl, part 2.  The games dominate the sports news for the month and a national champion is crowned at the end.  But more importantly, March Madness is a great excuse to bring out all of the snacks and appetizers that normally appear during Super Bowl season.  Continue Reading »