Posts Tagged ‘recipe’

Meatless Monday: VeGerman Salami

Don’t shut yourself in this winter. Invite some friends over for a crafty movie night. Make sure that you have all the essentials. A nice beverage and some great snacks, like VeGerman Salami. This recipe by Violentlyknits is a great way to show off your culinary skills and feed your guests something different. Once you […]

Meatless Monday: Delicious Dolma

Is your New Year’s resolution to try something new? Why not try a Delicious Dolma! Craftster member CraftyZedral shares her take on this tasty Middle Eastern staple. This dish normally uses vine leaves, but her version is made with peppers. While this recipe is international, you do not need exotic ingredients. Everything you need can […]

Meatless Monday: Leftovers!

The holiday season has come and gone and now you are left with a fridge full of leftovers. Don’t let that food go to waste! Whip up a tasty meal that will not only satisfy your taste buds but also use up all those left over veggies. Craftster member The Moose shares their recipe for […]

Meatless Monday: Fruit Crumble

BRRRRR!!!! Winter is here and you need something hot and tasty to get your day started before you head out into the blustery cold. Don’t reach for that bland cereal. Take your oatmeal up a notch with Craftylittlemonkey’s recipe for a Fruit Crumble. Using seasonal fruits and spices, you can whip this dish up for […]

Meatless Monday: Black Bean, Butternut and Spinach Skillet

Who doesn’t love one pot meals. There is nothing easier than throwing everything in a pot, cooking it up and stuffing your face. Craftster member Acadian Driftwood totally gets our need for easy meals with her recipe for Black Bean, Butternut and Spinach Skillet. This dish is chocked full of good for you super foods […]

Meatless Monday: Rosemary Corn Muffins

Are you looking for a little side treat to your salads and soups? You could buy a loaf of French bread, but that would be so “meh.” Craftster member Rockingbearranch shares an easy recipe for Rosemary Corn Muffins that is sure to tickle your tastebuds. This recipe is perfect on its own, or add a […]

Meatless Monday: Crockpot Mac and Cheese

I am looking out my window right now at grey skies and snow. This weather makes me want a big mountain of comfort food. I want something warm, cheesy and doesn’t take a lot of effort. Craftster member Bethntim knows exactly what I need. Her recipe for Crockpot Mac and Cheese is creamy, cheesy goodness. […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Halloween Boo Bags

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make spooktacular Halloween boo bags! These snack bags are fun for school, parties and trick or treating.

Spotlight on: Fudge

Holidays means cooking and taking to friends, family and gatherings. What could be better than fudge??! Nothing, I say. Oh fudge! How I love the, let me count the ways… 1) For your ease of making in the microwave. No one needs to know the time I saved. By Juniper_Ann. 2) Light chocolate with chips […]

Spotlight on: Spiral Veggies Recipes

Even though we are moving into the winter months, we can still get fresh veggies of all kinds. Having new and interesting ways to prepare them is always a must around our house. A few months ago the discussion of among some of the mods introduced me to the art of spiral veggies. Poof! Mind […]

Spotlight on: Smoothies with Recipe Goodness

What is cold, delicious, healthy and can be made in minutes? Smoothies! Smoothies have been around since the 1930’s, believe it or not. Coinciding with the invention of the electric blender. Now there are blenders specifically made for making smoothies. During the summer we have so many fresh fruits and vegetables available. At the grocery, […]

Simply Soup

Where I live, it’s been cold and rainy for many days, so when looking for a blog topic for this week, I naturally thought of warm and delicious soups. I make a lot of soup in the winter. The kitchen smells so wonderful as it’s simmering on the stove, and it’s the perfect winter comfort […]

Craft Challenge #103, Foodie Frenzy 2 Winner

This month’s Craft Challenge was Food Frenzy 2 Challenge! The challenge was all about whipping up a delicious dish using a favorite recipe. Each entry had to include progress shots and the recipe. The entry could be anything food related; a drink, a dessert, a main course. It was up to the participant. Our winning […]

Meatless Monday: Pea, Potato, Leek, Mint Soup

Let’s get a couple of things straight, number 1, I love soup, number 2, I do not love peas…until now. Tekky has whipped up this yummy recipe for Pea, Potato, Leek and Mint Soup. It is perfect for a cold autumn night and the mint adds an extra zing to keep those sinuses clear, but […]

Spotlight on: Dotee Dolls

Do you dotee? Me either. So let’s check it out together. A dotee is a simple handmade cloth doll, usually about 4 to 6 inches in height/length. It is generally just a simple soft sack type body with no arms or legs, and a drawn or embroidered face. The simple body is your canvas to […]