THE Oven Mitt & A Cooking Class

So, THE oven mitt (in the post below), is made by Pomegranate inc. and I bought it at a local store. Isn't it adorable? In fact, most things on their website are. Check it out! Also, I happened to pick up another mitt or two and I'm thinking about having my first giveaway that will include the mitt! I figure I've won two giveaways so maybe I should host one of my own. Stay tuned for that :)

The shirt in the post below (last picture) is from Forever21. I got it when I was probably a sophomore in college. (see, I can make their clothes last ;)

Question for you all....if you ask me the brand or where something is from...should I add it in to the post you've seen the item in, or should I put it at the top of another post like I did above?

Since this post was sparked my the oven mitt, I am going to include some fun pics from a cooking class I went to last Thursday afternoon :) My friend Tallee nannies for a sweet family and the daughter, Vivian, hosted a cooking class. She is going to NYC in a few weeks and Tallee thought it would be a good way to raise some money for her trip! Plus, she is a WONDERFUL cook! She has made some of the most fabulous cakes I've ever seen. We had a lot of fun :)

The hosts made cupcakes with the initials of those who were planning to attend..cute idea!
The printed up the recipes for us!
Sweet Vivian
Cameron juicing limes
Tallee, Kristen & Jen working on the Key Lime Pie
Jen & Cameron working on the peanut butter balls. You guys they are SO DELICIOUS! I'll post the recipe!
Jen snacking :)
I am putting the filling in the pie
Tallee, Vivian & Cameron
Jen dipping the peanut butter balls in chocolate
Our cooking class :)
Vivy sent us home with treat bags (peanut butter balls inside!!)
Here is the recipe the hosts gave us for the DELISH Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Balls
1 1/2 sticks butter, melted
1 cup peanut butter
1 lb. box of powdered sugar
4 cups of Rice Krispies
2 bags of chocolate chips (we used Ghirardelli)

-Put Rice Krispies in a gallon bag and whack until slightly crushed.
-In a mixer bowl, combine butter and peanut butter while gradually adding sugar and cereal. Mix everything together and the mixture will be very dry.
-Roll peanut butter mixture into small balls and place on a cookie sheet covered with wax paper.
-In a double boiler, melt all chocolate over medium heat then reduce heat to low. Dip the peanut butter balls in the chocolate. Refrigerate then serve when chocolate is hard.

I am so happy it is Friday. This week hasn't been the greatest but ended up much better than it started :) I plan to relax tonight (all weekend really)..I wish it would include a glass of wine but I don't think my prednisone would like that ..or work as well as it should. With my goal being stated to relax and rest, our sweet friends Jessica & Kyle offered to bring us dinner tonight. They are so sweet and we love hanging out with them.

I am liking having my new blog domain :) I've had a few people ask about the blogs I had listed on my page. Well, I don't know WHERE they are :( When I go to layout, it says I've never entered any in...but I have. I'm hoping they are lost in transition...but if they don't appear back in a few days, I'll be adding them back :)

Hope you all have a wonderful weekend & thanks for being such sweet bloggy friends!

xoxo ~ Megan


  1. Those peanut butter balls look amazing!

    Happy weekend!

  2. Yum, I think I may make those peanut butter balls.

  3. nummy!
    looks easy enough...i'm such a mess in the kitchen tho.
    have a great weekend hun!

  4. What a fun cooking class! Those peanut butter balls sound amazing - my kids will love making them!

    Have a wonderful weekend!


  5. SO fun! And you look super cute in cooking class with that orange apron!

  6. Yum! Those peanut butter balls look really good!

  7. I am making these peanut butter balls THIS WEEKEND!!

    BTW - I like how you did it in this post - I don't ever go back and re-read old posts =)!

  8. oh, yum. Those PB balls look delicious.

  9. What a great idea, I'd love to join a cooking class. Yum!

  10. I think a cooking class would be so much fun!

  11. A cooking class. That's so what I need!

  12. Looks like a great time, and oh my goodness, give me a peanut butter ball right now! :) Love your apron, girlie!

  13. Looks like a great time, and oh my goodness, give me a peanut butter ball right now! :) Love your apron, girlie!

  14. That cooking class looks so fun. And all the food looks so yummy

  15. that looks like so much fun! I want to do that!

  16. The cooking class looks SOOOOO fun! What a fun idea.

    I like it when you answer the questions in a blog post. I always forget to go back to the comments section for answers.

  17. OMG! I cannot WAIT to make those peanut butter balls!! CANNOT WAIT!! Thanks for posting! And the mitt is so cute! I went to the website and love love loved everything on it! What a great gift for hostesses, too! Thanks for sharing!! :) I look forward to your contest b/c I'll surely try to win! :) Congrats on the domain!!!

  18. How fun is that cooking class!!!! Loved the pics :)

  19. fun times!! I love stuff like this! Did I just sound like a dork?
    Thanks for sharing about the oven mitt! I can't wait for a giveaway!

  20. love that orange apron! i saw one at a bakery here. those chocolate balls look delicoius!

    ps your bin should be arriving today or tmrw! : ) silly me forgot to put the card in with the box : (

  21. I just started following your blog and I think it's darling! Your cooking class looked like so much fun! I will definitely be trying the recipe you posted. Chocolate and peanut butter are my two favorite things!

  22. Those look so good!!! My stomach is growling right now...I'm ready for lunch. Not a good time to be reading this post. haha!

  23. Love the Juliska cake stand and dome! I have the same one!


Thanks for visiting!

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...