Salted Pepita Brittle | Homemade Candy

Salted Pepita Brittle | www.foodiewithfamily.com

Yeah. I know. It’s not OFFICIALLY fall yet, but PEOPLE. I can’t wait one more second. The breezes are decidedly turning into gusty fall ones. The sky is taking on that gun-metal hue. The leaves are changing colour and I. Want. Fall. Food. So, I’m sorry if you’re in the “TOO SOON” camp, but this…

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Whiskey Peach Cobbler: Last Minute Dessert

Whiskey Peach Cobbler | www.foodiewithfamily.com

Up here in rural New York, we are diving head-first into peach season. I have a half bushel sitting on my counter staring at me right now, and I’m tucking peaches into just about every jar, mouth, and dish that I can. Whiskey and peaches are a match made in heaven. Sweet, perfumed, juicy peaches…

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Twix Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

Twix Ice Cream Sandwich Cake | www.foodiewithfamily.com

I only have so much virtue in my body. I try to eat well and feed my family healthy, and I do a pretty good job of it most of the time. But every so often, I spend all my good behaviour on things like parenting, being honest and moral, and tidying up. At the…

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Mocha Cupcakes with Chocolate Italian Meringue Buttercream

Mocha Cupcakes with Chocolate Italian Meringue Buttercream | www.foodiewithfamily.com

There’s nothing quite like the triple hit of chocolate these super moist cupcakes provide to get you going; deep, dark chocolate cake topped with airy, rich chocolate Italian buttercream, and grated chocolate. Do you really need a reason for cake? Oh sure, some occasions require it (weddings, graduations, birthdays, etc…) but do we REALLY need…

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Whipped Fruit Ice Pops

Whipped Fruit Ice Pops, Dairy Free | www.foodiewithfamily.com

I am happy to be part of the 2013 Kraft Tastemakers team. This post is part of my continuing commitment to bring family friendly recipes to you that are made from things you’re likely to have in your pantry at most times.  Do any of you remember the Jell-O Pudding Pops from the 80s? I…

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