This is my 100th post and I wanted to squeeze it in because I will be having a few updates this weekend. I wanted to share some stats about my blog. I also want to thank everyone who reads my blog - it really makes my day (especially when you leave comments!)
First post: August 28, 2007
Post with most comments: Dorie's Great Party Cake
Non-DB post with most comments: More Cheeses I can eat! (love the support from the DBers!)
# of dairy free posts: 23
# of cupcake posts: 29
My go-to recipes from this blog:
Dinner - Gnocchi with Shrimp, Asparagus, and Pesto or Cilantro Turkey Burgers- we make these a couple times a month. I like to make up 4 turkey patties and cook two that night and wrap the other two in plastic wrap and freeze them in a ziploc bag for a quick dinner later on.
Cupcakes - Chocolate cupcakes with Chocolate cream cheese frosting - this combo is my all-time favorite, although I do love all my cupcakes!
Cookies - Joelen's chocolate chip cookies - you can't go wrong with this recipe - they're so soft and chewy
Sides - Homemade applesauce and Sweet potato home fries - these recipes each get made about once a week. Everyone always asks for both of these recipes. The applesauce does take some time, but it's definitely worth it in the end!
Breakfast - Banana Blueberry muffins - these also get made a couple times a month. I usually make a double batch and freeze them in individual ziploc bags. Then we can each grab one on the way out the door for a quick healthy breakfast
I've really enjoyed blogging these past 8 months and plan to continue blogging. I have been slacking lately and I need to step it up in that department.
Some recipes to look forward to in the near future: Crockpot pulled pork, Summer salsa, and of course more cupcakes!
Also, hubby and I will be renovating our kitchen soon. Unfortunately, we will be without a working kitchen for about 8 weeks. That means 2 months without Daring Bakers challenges, Cupcakes Hero entries, and basically any other cooking/baking that I usually blog about. I'll probably post some progress pictures as we go so you all can see how it's going.