What’s Cookin’ at the Holiday Boutique?

Gift Set

Holiday Boutique Booth #104 Overland Park Convention Center Do you want to add some fun to your holiday season? How about perfect gift suggestions and really easy, but delicious desserts? The answer is at the Holiday Boutique and we invite you to come talk to us this weekend! Come join the fun! Shopping for the [...]

Sour Beer Brased Brisket

Sour ale braised brisket

What a great time to be from Kansas City. After clinching the World Series, the entire city is united in fun. It took thirty years for our local team to win the World Series, so the excitement is Over The Moon! The entire city is painted blue! Add to this, it is unseasonable warm. The [...]

It is time for dessert–from your slow cooker! Great flavors await you!

lemon cake

Get out your slow cooker. It is time to bake! Yes, you read that correctly—bake in your slow cooker.  Fall means it is time to get in the kitchen and bake! And we will show you how–with recipes galore and mixes for those that prefer.  Best of all, the cake you bake will taste wonderful! [...]

Teriyaki and Orange Glazed Roasted Chicken

Roasted Terriyaki chicken

Chicken. Same old boring dinner? Not this time. Just like you, I tire of the same recipes and need something new and different.

New Slow Cooker Cake Mixes

key Lime, whole with package, photo

The tart and sweet flavor of Key Lime, infused in a creamy cheesecake and topped with lime curd. Banana bread, moist and comforting, with an over the top flavor of chocolate and toffee. A rich, dense chocolate cake for chocolate loves, made from not just one type of chocolate, but three, and frosted with still [...]

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

It used to be we talked about whether it was correct to wear white after Labor Day. Never mind that the store shelves are filled with Halloween (or scarier yet, Christmas) displays. Now, my world seems to buzz about whether it is right to post apple recipes before Labor Day or how many websites or [...]

Slow Cooker Desserts, Oh So Easy, Oh So Delicious!

It is slow cooker time, so it is time to make Praline Pecan Bread Pudding or Warm Brownie Pudding. You might serve a scrumptious Old Fashioned Gingerbread, S’More Cheesecake, Farmhouse Peach Crisp, Apple Butter or a luscious lemon cake and let everyone know that you made it in your Crock Pot or slow cooker. You [...]

Peach and Mango Salsa

Peach Mango Salsa on Salmon

Back to school time is so ingrained in our lives, that even if you aren’t in school, or have a school age child in your home, the cry, “Back To School” is loud and clear. It is everywhere and I know many families are facing the fact that soon, if not today, their schedule will [...]

Blackberry Galette

Blackberry Galette

Summer cooking should be fun and relaxed. It has been so hot and humid here that no one wants to spend hours in the kitchen—but the summer produce is at its height. Mouthwatering, sweet, and juicy.  The Saturday farmers’ market is bursting with local farmers showcasing berries, tomatoes, peaches and corn. How can you use [...]

Fresh Corn and Basil Salad

Corn salad photo

Each Saturday morning I am at the local farmers market. I have to be there. I love the fresh produce. I love every part of it—the flavor, the sights, sounds, people, everything. It is amazing how the fresh offerings change week by week. One week there isn’t corn anywhere, and the next week, each stand [...]