Agave Sweetened Pumpkin Pie

Agave-Sweetened Pumpkin Pie with Whole Wheat Crust

Turkey and stuffing and green been casserole…eeeeek! My tummy is growling just thinking about all the deliciousness in store next week. But unless this  housewife plans on starting the new year looking like a female version of Santa Clause, I’m going to have to find some healthier alternatives. Enter my new  pumpkin pie. It’s pretty…

Portion-control cobbler recipe

{Good Eats} A Cobbler a Day…

Okay, so maybe a whole entire cobbler each day would mean a very undesirable end to that sentence. But what about a teeny tiny individually-sized cobbler, warm and bubbling, whenever you please? As we settle into October, the hubs and I are finding ourselves reaching for our favorite comfort foods. And while it would be…

Anna Williams Flower and Custard food art photography

Dessert Inspired by Nature

When I discovered this photo from Anna Williams Photography, I wasn’t sure if I should be captivated or hungry. The truth is, I was both. There’s something organic and wholesomely appropriate about the parallels between nature and the foods that nourish us. And since desserts are intended to be our guilty pleasure, what’s more perfect…

homemade Coconut Ice Cream recipe

Homemade Coconut Ice Cream

With summer in full-swing, I felt it was high time to whip out the ice cream maker. Store-bought ice cream never does compare to the homemade stuff, and newer ice cream makers make the process surprisingly quick and easy. Ever since I tasted authentic thai coconut ice cream from our favorite thai restaurant a couple…

Memorial Day BBQ Barbecue roundup

Memorial Day BBQ Roundup

What a busy week it’s been! And the weekend is shaping up to be no different, which makes me ever so grateful for that extra day we’re going to get on Monday. The hubs and I will be traveling to Phoenix for my baby sister’s high school graduation. It’s hard to believe that the little…

Gourmet Popsicles Confection Couture

{Confection Couture}

Happy Friday everyone!! Today you lucky duckies will be getting your Fab Housewife fix over at my friend Britt’s blog The Style Truck. I’m sharing a delicious summer sweet treat you absolutely don’t want to miss. Here’s a little hint… I know!! This one’s a must-read! I hope you all have a spectacular weekend. As…

Gourmet Popsicles Confection Couture Cucumber Lemonade

Cucumber Lemonade Popsicles

PrintCucumber Lemonade Popsicl Ingredients1 cup julienned Cucumber 2 fresh squeezed lemons, remove any seeds 2 cups cold Water Honey or Agave, to taste Note: frozen things taste less sweet than they do at room temperatureInstructionsPour 2 cups of cold water into a large bowl. Juice your lemons into the water, removing any seeds. Add honey…