Raspberry Upside Down Cake

Raspberry Upside Down Cake
“I really want cake… A decedent cake. If I’m going to eat cake, I want the calories to mean something, with something really awesome. Something really good. Hey, Siri? What are some really good cakes?” This was real life the other night. My husband really wanted a cake, something GOOD to satisfy his sweet tooth....

Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture

Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture
Today, since Major was off of school in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I decided I wanted to do something educational with the boys, rather than just sit on our butts doing nothing, even though that was kind of appealing. Hey, it’s cold out! So we headed to the Reginald F. Lewis...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper – A year in review

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper – A year in review
March 9th of 2015 marked the first ever Secret Supper event put on by The Baltimore Sun. It would be the start of something great, something exciting, and something to look forward to throughout the year. It’s no longer a secret that the Baltimore Sun restaurant tour offers delicious surprises, but if this is your...

One Pan Chicken Alfredo

One Pan Chicken Alfredo
Do you love reading Slow Down and Savor? Let Baltimore know!! It’s Mobbie time here in the Baltimore area! Yep! Baltimore Sun’s annual blog competition, the Mobbies is underway.  My goal as a Balimore-based blogger is to let the people of the world know how much this amazing city means to me, and how much amazing...

Easy Peppermint Bark

Easy Peppermint Bark
‘Tis the season for peppermint! Honestly, I NEVER think it’s too early for peppermint-chocolate treats. Ever. I mean, I get the Peppermint Mocha latte from Starbucks all year round. Yep, even in the summer. It’s a favorite combo of mine, stemming from my youth, when I’d smash my face into boxes of Thin Mints come Girl...

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Homemade Cranberry Sauce
Fresh and homemade food is always more delicious, flavorful and impressive than their frozen, canned or jarred counterparts. That’s just my humble opinion, but…  Yeah.  Yes. Sometimes I look around at my house with my toddler son running around, shaking his head and screaming, while my 8-year-old son and husband are yelling “SHOOT HIM!! TURN AROUND!!...

Stove top turkey

Stove top turkey
Hey! Quickly before we get started, I wanted to let you know that it’s Mobbie time here in the Baltimore area! Yep! Baltimore Sun’s annual blog competition, the Mobbies is underway.  My goal as a Balimore-based blogger is to let the people of the world know how much this amazing city means to me, and how...

Cheesesteak Craving + Quick Recipe

Cheesesteak Craving + Quick Recipe
Before I get started, I come to you, awesome readers, and ask you to vote for me in the Baltimore Sun’s annual blog competition, the Mobbies.  My goal as a Balimore-based blogger is to let the people of the world know how much this amazing city means to me, and how much amazing food, and how...

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Birroteca

The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper at Birroteca
Tuesday November 1 was the 4th and final installment of The Baltimore Sun’s Secret Supper series for 2016. As I mentioned in the three previous articles I wrote after attending the inaugural Secret Supper event at AGGIO, the second at Cunningham’s, and the third at Wine Market Bistro, Baltimore has become a real heavyweight in...

The Taco Ring

The Taco Ring
I’ve found that Facebook and other social media are goldmines for interesting recipes. Like I mentioned in my last post about the Baked Apple Pie, courtesy of BuzzFeed’s Tasty series, I love finding some delicious, yet odd or different recipes to test out and hopefully really enjoy. One such recipe that’s been making the rounds...

Baked Apple Pie via Tasty | Does it really work?

Baked Apple Pie via Tasty | Does it really work?
It’s no secret that the BuzzFeed Tasty videos have taken over, and I’m not mad at them. In fact, like I’m sure you are, I’m completely mesmerized by them. Each time I scroll through my Facebook newsfeed, I’m sure to see at lest 2-3 videos each time; some savory and some sweet. They’ve swept social...