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Lemon, Blueberry & Poppyseed Loaf

 Lemon and blueberry.... yum.   Lemon and poppyseed.... yumbo.  All 3 together!?  Are you seeing fireworks and dancing people? Is that just me?  I am so glad I decided to make this delicious loaf.  The berries give a nice burst of flavor…
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3 Layer Greek Appetizer

What a beautiful weekend it was!  Saturday was filled with American Spirit!  I have a few friends on the Olympic Water Polo team, and wanted to make a good luck send off video to London.  My mom, sister and I recorded a remix of Ke$ha's…
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Salted Vanilla Caramels

How has your week been?  Mine has been pretty good.  Nothing too crazy happened, but my boyfriend and I have really begun to search hard for a condo.  It is not as easy as they make it look on house hunters!!  Luckily we have my dad as…

Replicating a Wedding Cake

Yesterday was my parents 31st wedding anniversary!!! Congrats Mom and Dad!!  Because my parents are so amazing, my sister and I started thinking about what to do for their special day about a week and a half ago.  We found the cutest poster…
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Pecan Pie

Finally the Pecan Pie post.  I make this pecan pie at least once a month.  The agreement when I moved home after graduating, was that as long as I keep the Pecan Pies coming, no rent would be necessary.  Pretty sweet deal huh?  My parents…
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BBQ Pulled Pork with Skinny Coleslaw

Do you have a certain meal that you love to eat but think is probably too hard to make yourself?  Well I used to.  For some strange reason I though pulled pork would just be too hard to make.  It also might have to do with the fact that…
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Red Velvet Cheesecake Cookies

How was everyone's 4th of July?  Full of food, family, friends and fun?  Good.    There comes a time in everyones life when you realize that some things just go well together, and some things don't.  While eating a cheeseburger yesterday,…
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Lemon Curd, Fruit, Sugar Cookie > American Flag

What pops in your head when you think about America?  It is along the lines of Baseball and Hot Dogs?  Budweiser and Country Music?  Yeah me too!  I love all of these things, and tomorrow is the day we get to take off work and enjoy them. …
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Everyday Green Beans

This recipe came to fruition as most of the greats do.  Dad- "Want to make us a salad to go with the pork?"  Me- "Hmm lets see what else we have... Mom bought some green beans the other day, i'll cook those up!" A shallot, garlic clove,…
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Cinnamon Rolls - a Short Cut

Short Cuts!  Everyone has them and everyone loves them.  Joy the Baker and Shutterbean are 2 food bloggers that I adore.  You have to check them out!  They do a podcast every Wednesday night  at Home Fries.com and I listen to it every…
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PB & C Cake

Ah the beauty of peanut butter and chocolate.  I have posted about this duo when I made Peanut Butter Cookie Cups, but I think I have just taken it to a new level.  This deadly combo is not one that I jump to immediately, but whenever I…
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Balsamic and Gorgonzola Vegetable Casserole

Tomorrow is our final weigh in!  If you are just joining us here at Little Bits of,  let me give you the down low.  5 1/2 weeks ago my sister, mom, and boyfriend decided to start a biggest loser competition.  We have been weighing in…