The creator of the acclaimed SweetSavoryLife.com food blog, a wife, and a mother of three, Alice Currah knows that the food we share with the people we love is more than just what we eat--its an extension of who we are. Whether its a leisurely weekend morning coffee cake, a birthday banana cream pie, chocolate chip cookies after a well-played soccer game, or a refreshing strawberry lemonade at a summer backyard barbecue, lifes simplest moments can create the most meaningful family memories.
Savory Sweet Life helps you create your own delicious memories all through the year with 100 easy-to-make--and many all-new--recipes, organized by occasion and captured in full-color photographs to celebrate your own "e;life happenings."e; From a Mothers Day Breakfast in Bed to a Tween Birthday Bash, an Afternoon Tea Party to a Welcome Home gathering, a Valentines Day to a Christmas Morning, here are dozens of simple and flavorful recipes, using basic supermarket ingredients, that are quick and easy to prepare: Sunday Mornings--Cinnamon Coffee Cake Muffins, Spinach Ricotta Quiche, Breakfast PizzaLunch Between Friends--White Chicken Chili, Strawberry Spinach Salad, Tomato Pesto Olive Tart, Crab Lemon Basil PastaSummer Fun in the Sun--Mango Frozen Yogurt Pops, Parmesan Ranch Popcorn, Oven Baked SmoresPotlucks--Spicy Bacon Spinach Artichoke Dip, Creamy Pesto Pasta Salad, Heavenly Almond Pound CakeFamily Game Night--Baked Kale Chips, Red Cabbage Pico de Gallo Salad, Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos, The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever
In the warm, down-to-earth voice that has charmed fans of her blog, Alice shares personal stories, practical advice, time-saving tips, and delicious, easy-to-make real-life food everyone will love. "e;Its my sincere desire that the recipes in this book will become new family favorites to celebrate both everyday and special occasions. Whether youre warming up to a hot cup of cocoa on a blustery December day or are in need of a refreshing treat to keep you cool during the summer, the food from this book will help you benchmark the good stuff in life for years to come."e;