Posts Tagged ‘cooking’

Meatless Monday: Homemade Tater Tots

When I say, “Tater!” You say, “Tots!” “Tater!” I can’t hear you! Maybe it is because you have your mouth full of delicious Homemade Tater Tots? Craftster member RedheadWithThread shares her recipe for these tasty little morsels. Instead of using store-bought hashbrowns, she actually shreds the potatoes herself for a more down-home flavor. This recipe […]

Meatless Monday: Egg Free Pasta

It’s a new year and that means new cooking challenges. What are you dying to whip up? Soups? Cakes? Pastas? Making homemade pasta just got a bit easier with Julibooli’s recipe for Egg Free Pasta. This recipe is so easy to follow and requires very little ingredients. It is a great way to start your […]

Meatless Monday: Black Bean, Butternut and Spinach Skillet

Need a side dish to go with your tofurky this Thanksgiving? Why not give Acadian Driftwood’s recipe for Black Bean, Butternut and Spinach Skillet a try. This tasty dish is so easy to whip up and can be made in a matter of minutes. Not only is this recipe great for Thanksgiving, but also makes […]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Sweet Potato with Goat Cheese and Garlic Herb Oil

Looking for a little taste of comfort food without going overboard? Let Craftster member MareMare help you out with her delicious recipe for Roasted Sweet Potato with Goat Cheese and Garlic Herb Oil. While this recipe may sound over the top decadent and time consuming; it is neither. The dish is easy to whip up. […]

Meatless Monday: Raspberry Sizzurp Topped Kale Salad Recipe

Just because summer is fading away doesn’t mean that you have to say goodbye to delicious salads and veggies. Craftster member Rockingbearranch shares her recipe for Raspberry Sizzurp Topped Kale Salad that can be eaten through the late days of summer and into the early winter. Even those who aren’t fans of kale will love […]

Meatless Monday: Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies

Whew! It is only Monday and I’m ready for the weekend. Mama needs a treat! Mistress Jennie is here to rescue me with her recipe for Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies. These little treats are packed full of flavor and will bring a smile to any face. She uses coconut milk not only for the brownies, […]

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 […]

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: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. So to help bring awareness to breast cancer, let’s paint the town pink! With crafts of course. Ever wonder what a breast cancer cell looks like? craftydame created this pillow of a breast cancer cell using needlework. She calls this work of art Deceptive Beauty, which certainly does name […]

Eggs? Eggzactly!

Last week, I focused on chickens, so it just seemed natural to focus on eggs this week. Not crafted eggs, though: this week it’s all about yummy dishes with eggs as the star. Mmm, eggs! Banga‘s post, entitled “Breakfast is served”, includes three delicious sounding recipes, including one for tempting scrambled egg puffs. This recipe […]

Spotlight On: Falling for Stew

No, I’m not leaving my hubby for some guy named Stew. This is even better! If you’re like me when I start to feel a chill in the air, I crave warm easy foods. Something that can be a one pot meal, but still satisfying. What could fill that bill better than stew? Nothing my […]

Cooking: Honey Month

The month of September is known for many things. Back to school, football, Labor Day, International Square Dancing Month, etc. But did you know it is also Honey Month? Yep! September is the month that marks when beekeepers in the U.S. complete collecting honey. So there is no better time to celebrate Honey Month than […]

Spotlight on: Gluten Free Cooking and Eating

Today the Spotlight is a gluten-free zone! There is a lot of buzz about gluten-free foods, and eating gluten-free diets. Having a friend who was recently diagnosed with Celiac disease thought it would be good to share some information and recipes. First though let’s find out what celiac disease actually is. Celiac disease is also […]

Cooking With the Craftster Mods

Did you know that many of the moderators are also inspired chefs? Sometimes when they get to talking about food, it just makes my mouth water. Here are some tasty recipes that some of the mods have shared. So, what’s for dinner?  MareMare has posted several recipes on the cooking board. She is so good […]

Let Them Eat Cake!

It’s up for debate whether or not Marie Antoinette actually ever said, “Let them eat cake!’, but it seems like it wouldn’t be such a bad idea, especially if you had a chance to try one of these beautiful cakes I found on Craftster this week. I wish I could have a bite, don’t you?  […]