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Quarter Life (Crisis) Cuisine: Cooling off the Summer. EDIT 6/23/14: Hey everyone from Buzzfeed!

Quarter Life (Crisis) Cuisine: Cooling off the Summer

Glad you're enjoying my recipe! Let me know what you think in the comments, and if you enjoy my site feel free to check out the homepage and follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram :) Summer has finally cooled down a bit--in more ways than one! Not only has the heat wave broken for the time being, but I actually find myself not rushing off to somewhere else once I get home. It's a nice feeling. Time for a Mudslide…on a Stick. Fall is almost here and with that we are letting up on the fruit in the Poptails-a bit.

Time for a Mudslide…on a Stick

But what we are not letting up on is the booze. Get your mixing hands ready for this mudslide with a twist. Cucumber Ginger Gin Popsicles. I didn’t like gin for YEARS.

Cucumber Ginger Gin Popsicles

I blame it on tonic water. Tonic water is not my jam. My tongue puts grapefruit juice and tonic water in the same ahhhhhh what is that??! MAKE IT STOP!! Category. Watermelon-Mint Tequila Popsicles. Hey!

Watermelon-Mint Tequila Popsicles

It’s Monday! I hope you all had a good weekend. I did a bit of joint garage-sale-ing with the neighbors (I made a whopping $6!) , afternoon napping, and popsicle eating. Peach Sangria Popsicles Recipe. Cocktails on a stick?

Peach Sangria Popsicles Recipe

It’s happened before (hello, Skinny Margarita Popsicles!) , and it’ll happen again thanks to this boozy fruit-filled recipe for Peach Sangria Popsicles. But when it comes to mixing alcohol with dessert, there’s one simple trick: Don’t overdo it on the sugar content of your cocktail. Booze + excess sugar = one seriously unsweet hangover. A fun way to enjoy your cocktail! Why sip your cocktail when you can lick it?

A fun way to enjoy your cocktail!

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you have some fun adventures planned this weekend. Make these Baileys Poptails part of your plan. I will…. Cacao Ball Recipe - Path to Wellness. Pie Favors in a Jar {Recipes} Just like “on a stick”, everything gets infinitely cuter when layered inside a mason jar and tied with a simple ribbon or tag. Favors are no exception! So make these delicious fruity pies in mini mason jars (or regular size!) Then sit back and listen to your guests “ooh” and “aah” over how darn cute you are!

S'mores Cake in a Jar. Oh friends. Hi. How are you? Judging from the above picture, you can assume I’m doing well. I’m not going hungry, that’s for sure. Homemade pop tarts. I never had a Pop-Tart until college.

homemade pop tarts

I realize that for some people this may cause a shocked reaction on par with my husband’s the time I told him I’ve never watched Goonies before (or Jacob’s, upon discovering the internet). Obviously I grew up under a rock, right? Thus, given my proximity to concrete-like materials you’d think I have been better prepared for the texture of the one I purchased from the vending machine in the basement of my freshman dorm (not at 4 a.m. or anything, either, nope, not this angel!). But I was not. Dark and Damp Molasses Cake. This is a cake that should come with a warning: Only proceed if you love molasses.

Dark and Damp Molasses Cake

If you do love molasses and its dark, bitter sweetness, then proceed immediately, and with haste. This cake is dark, fudgy, damp and rich. It's like a chocolate cake for people who don't like chocolate. I am one of those people who loves molasses even more than chocolate — I love how it balances sugar sweetness with bitterness and a cascade of funky sour notes. And yet I never feel that molasses desserts really show off what it can do.

Devil's Food Cupcakes. Banana Soft Serve (It’s Homemade One Ingredient Ice Cream, SERIOUSLY!) Update: Click here to see how I make a single serving with my Bullet.

Banana Soft Serve (It’s Homemade One Ingredient Ice Cream, SERIOUSLY!)

A few weeks ago Kim sent me this link from theKitchn, How To Make Creamy Ice Cream with Just One Ingredient! Being an ice cream fan I was immediately intrigued. Cauliflower Brownies (Low Carb and Gluten Free) Yes, you read that right!

Cauliflower Brownies (Low Carb and Gluten Free)

I made brownies with cauliflower! It’s kooky and over the top, even for me! But before you call the men in white coats to take me to the funny farm, hear me out! These low carb brownies are surprisingly delicious! Pamela's Products. Let's Make a Date Muffins Recipe at Epicurious. Photo by Tina Rupp yield Makes 12 muffins These muffins are inspired by a favorite dessert: sticky toffee pudding. Diabetic Date Squares Recipe - - 58275. Thumbprint Cookies Recipe - - 16128. Whole Wheat Fig Bars Recipe - - 107352. Reduced Fat Cheesecake Crescent Bars Recipe - - 32509.