The weather here in New Jersey has been absolutely fantastic! Sunny and in the mid 70′s. This means that our family has the craving for ICE CREAM! Given that we have yummy frozen treats on our mind and this week’s post provided tips on creating delicious freezable meals, today’s fabulous finds are all frozen.
Cinco de Mayo, a holiday celebrating Mexican heritage, is next Thursday, so our Fabulous Finds this Friday have to include some Mexican meals and a margarita or two. For some great ideas for your Cinco de Mayo party, read on…
Happy Good Friday! This weekend calls for beautiful Easter hats, fun egg hunts (weather permitting) and yummy treats. Still looking for that special recipe for your Easter gathering? Here are a few ideas to make this Easter egg-stra special.
Passover, in my mind, is the Jewish equivalent of Thanksgiving. Family and friends are gathered around the table eating leisurely, drinking plentifully. Everyone takes the time to recline in their chairs and reflect on good fortune that has been bestowed upon them over the past year while also remembering the ill-fortune that has befallen others. A large festive meal of traditional dishes are consumed. It truly is a holiday I look forward to every year.
Happy Friday! Although it is a cold, rainy day here I am enjoying the quiet house and the chance to catch up on a few things needing straightening around here. If you also have plans for a laid-back kind of weekend, perhaps you are looking for some breakfast inspiration. So grab yourself some nice warm coffee, put your feet up and visualize enjoying one of these yummy breakfast treats.
OK, so it isn’t actually Friday, but since it is Saint Patty’s day today, this week’s recipe roundup highlights some great Irish fare (and maybe just some fare that’s…well…fairly green). Happy Saint Patrick’s Day to You! [Read more...]
Are you ready for the Academy Awards this Sunday? In years past, I used to love settling into the couch to watch, starting with the pre-show of course so I could critique all of the gowns. As the years went by and I transitioned from single girl to busy mom, I lost touch with the world of movies. It just thrills me that I have actually seen one of the movies that has been nominated for Best Picture this year! Here’s the list. Guess which one I was able to catch.
Today we are starting a new series here at The Flavorful Fork called Friday’s Fabulous Finds to give you some inspiration going into the weekend. Each Fabulous Find post will be centered around a specific theme and contain some of my old posts as well as a few links to other food bloggers I am just smitten by. When you see their gorgeous photography and drool-inducing food, you’ll know what I mean. So let’s bring in the weekend!