Taco Boat Fiesta at The Creative Cottage

Old El Paso Taco Boat Kit is 'Da Bomb Do you like tacos? That's a silly question - who doesn't like TACOS!?! My daughter has a part-time job at Tijuana Flats while she's attending the University of Florida at Gainesville (Go GATORS!). She went Vegan a few years ago but had to switch back to being vegetarian because she missed REAL cheese. We've tried all kinds of vegan chees...
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The Creative Cottage Reviews Food Scale

Kitchen Gurus food scale
Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial. I am a bit of a food nut. I love trying out new recipes and testing the latest and greatest kitchen equipment. I just had a chance to try Kitchen Guru's glass top digital food scale. The scale is available in 3 colors: black, red and silver and can be bought from Kitchen Gurus on Amazon. A kitchen scale is ...
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Pinterest Recipes; Raspberry Refrigerator Oatmeal

I'm always looking for healthy breakfast ideas. We eat too much turkey bacon, hash browns and scrambled eggs with cheese at my house. Tasty, but loaded with too much salt and fat. I've seen a few recipes for Refrigerator Oatmeal online and on various Pinterest boards. I've tried a couple of variations and came up with my perfect version of Overnight Oatmeal. It's a pretty ni...
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Pinterest Recipes; One Pot Spaghetti

fresh ingredients for one pot spaghetti
Have you ever been inspired to try making a recipe after seeing a delicious picture on someones website or blog? One pot spaghetti meals seem to be all the rage. I'm sure you've seen pictures of them on websites or on pin boards you're following. I've seen many variations on various food boards I'm following on Pinterest. I'm not including a link to a specific example, too many...
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Honey Mustard Bacon Potato Salad

bacon potato salad
Are you a fan of bacon, potatoes and honey mustard? Here's a delicious recipe for potato salad using baby, red skin potatoes topped with honey mustard dressing and lots of crispy bacon. Bacon Honey Mustard Potato Salad Tip: if you like your bacon a bit crisp, place the bacon bits on a cookie sheet and bake in the oven or toaster oven, at around 400 degrees, for a few minute...
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How-to Make Vegetarian Quinoa Burgers

quinoa burger
What is Quinoa? Quinoa is a wheat-free, gluten-free grain and can be consumed by anyone that suffers from celiac disease.  Although I don't have a gluten sensitivity, I know I feel a lot better and have fewer digestive complaints when I limit the amount of wheat products in my diet. I have a box of Ancient Harvest brand quinoa pasta in my pantry. According to Ancient Harv...
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Pinterest Recipe; Mini Chicken Pot Pies

Make Delicious Chicken Pot Pie Muffins The Creative Cottage blog publishes at least one recipe every week on Tasty Tuesday. I decided a good idea for a series of food related articles would be to start testing Pinterest recipes. I love looking through, and pinning delicious looking food creations on my Pin boards. But I've never actually tried any of the recipes that I follo...
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