10 Minute Spiced Pretzels are made with just 5 ingredients and bake in less than 10 minutes. Super easy recipe!

10 Minute Spiced Pretzels

This time of year the sweetest gifts of all are the ones you make yourself. We’re all crazy-busy enjoying the holidays but if you have 10 minutes to spare, this little addictive recipe for "10 Minute Spiced Pretzels" might be just what you want to have on hand when the munchies come a calling and I bet you probably have all the ingredients in your kitchen right now. And as an added … [Read More...]

Parmesan & Pepper Shortbread Cookies | GreenThumbWhiteApron.com | Recipe for savory cookie with Parmesan cheese and pepper

Parmesan & Pepper Shortbread Cookies | Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap Part 2

If you missed Part 1, click here! Cookie Lover + Food Blogger = Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap! I am so excited that I got to participate in the 4th annual Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap this year.  Hosted by Julie from The Little Kitchen and … [Read More...]

Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies for the 4th Annual Food Blogger Cookie Swap bennifitting Pediatric Cancer Research

Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies | Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap Part 1

Cookie Lover + Food Blogger = Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap! I am so excited that I got to participate in the 4th annual Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap this year.  Hosted by Julie from The Little Kitchen and Lindsay from Love & Olive Oil, the … [Read More...]

Red Velvet-Peppermint Cake Ball Truffles Moist red velvet cake is encased with white chocolate and sprinkled with crushed candy canes. Perfect for the holidays!

Red Velvet-Peppermint Cake Ball Truffles

What does the color red taste like to you?  For me, it changes with the season.  In the summer it's strawberries and tomatoes but this time of year it’s the cool flavor of peppermint.  Think red and white candy canes. A few little candy cane … [Read More...]

Kraemer House second floor bathroom "Before & After" feature This Old House magazine, January/February, 2015. A smart rejiggering and reflective finishes bring better flow and more light to a once cramped space.

Kraemer House Is In “This Old House” Magazine — Again!

Remember a couple of months ago when the third floor bathroom was featured in This Old House magazine’s “Reader Remodel Issue?”  Well, it turns out they also loved the second floor bathroom and it’s in a “Before & After” feature in the … [Read More...]

Cranberry Sauce Vinaigrette | GreenThumbWhiteApron.com | combine the leftover fresh cranberry sauce with white extra virgin olive oil, white balsamic vinegar, Dijon mustard, juice of one orange, and sea salt freshly ground black peppercorns to taste.

Fresh Cranberry Sauce Vinaigrette

Cranberries, along with blueberries and Concord grapes, are one of three North America’s native fruits that are commercially grown here in the US.  Cranberries are a unique fruit and can only grow and survive under a special combination of factors … [Read More...]

Creamy Spiced Pumpkin Hand Pies: Recipes, Desserts, Pumpkin, Comfort Foods, Cream Cheese, easy, Pie, Hand Pies

Creamy Spiced Pumpkin Hand Pies

Happy Thanksgiving! I don’t know about you but my favorite part of Thanksgiving is getting to enjoy the leftover food.  Is it just me or does everything always seems a little bit better day after? I had a little pumpkin puree left over so I … [Read More...]

There are no cut and dry rules for creating your own color boards, just be creative and go with what feels right.

DIY Paint Chip Wall Art

I’ve been thinking a lot about color lately.  This time of year here on the east coast as the brightly colored fall leaves disappear, we’re left with gray.  Gray skies, gray geese flying overhead heading somewhere warmer, car covered in gray muck, … [Read More...]

The Ultimate Food Fight: World Food Championship in Las Vegas!

The Ultimate Food Fight: World Food Championship in Las Vegas!

I’ve been knee deep in preparations for the World Food Championships that will be held in Las Vegas this week.  Actually, the contest takes over Downtown Las Vegas for a week of exciting competition. Competitive cooks from around the country, … [Read More...]