This was my first month participating in the Foodie Pen Pals. It involves foodie loving people sending and receiving packages of fun/yummy stuff each month.
Luckily for me, I was paired up with 2 newbies, like myself!
I sent my package to Bobbi, and you can see what I sent her at Smudas Blogspot, and I received a package from the lovely Carla, at Baking not Banking.
Shopping was fun, but I was so excited to get my package of goodies in the mail!
Carla lives in South Florida, and was born in Portugal! How cool is that!
Here's a picture of the goodies right before I
|Some things were wrapped in tissue paper, along with a sweet card.|
|I loved finding such a variety of things when I opened it!|
|Whole wheat tomato basil linguine|
|Which, I turned into this...|
Fire Roasted Tomato and Feta Pasta with Chicken
|Delicious Biscotti from a local Italian Bakery, |
which I had with my coffee the next morning.
|A Kind Bar! I had never had one of these before, but I'm hooked now! |
This went straight into my
|These were TO DIE FOR homemade cookies with pumpkin, fall spices, oats, walnuts and butterscotch chips. |
My whole family loved these! Yes, I shared. I promise. I really did.
Here's her recipe!
|Somehow she knew I loved candles |
and smelly good hanging things.
The candle was Pumpkin Cupcake. Wow.
|And then the cutest little spatula I've ever seen, which has been getting a lot of use. |
And a kitchen towel, which goes perfectly with my Fall deco!
Make sure you check out her blog, she's an awesome cook and posts some delicious recipes!
Would you like to join in the fun? Click here by Oct 5 and you can do this too!