Fresh guacamole

Guacamole

I will be sharing some of my favorite foods, side dishes, drinks, and desserts with you this year. The very first thing I wanted to feature here at Fabulous Mom Blog is my fresh guacamole. I remember watching my grandmother make her famous guacamole when she'd come and visit us. My dad and I were the only ones in the family that liked guacamole, my mother wouldn't touch the stuff, she didn't even like the smell or look of an avocado. Needless to say, we only enjoyed guacamole every once in a … [Read more...]

Christmas with the First Ladies: Lady Bird’s Christmas Cranberry Salad Mold

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Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone it's time to concentrate on Christmas. Where exactly did this year go? I can't believe it's that time of year already. I was sent a copy of Christmas with the First Ladies: The White House Decorating Tradition from Jacqueline Kennedy To Michelle Obama.  I've really enjoyed reading this book and learning how so many First Ladies helped decorate the most famous house in America. After looking at all the different crafts and recipes I decided to try my hand … [Read more...]

Delicious Zucchini-Corn Fritters

Food stylist: Maggie Ruggiero 
Prop Stylist: Pamela Duncan Silver

Try making these Delicious Zucchini-Corn Fritters for you and  your family. I've been holding onto this recipe for a while now waiting for the right time to try these zucchini-corn fritters and I finally made them last night. I paid a visit to my local produce stand a few days back and picked up the fresh corn on the cobb and zucchini. I found this recipe fun to make but was a little time-consuming, it was worth it though.   Here is the recipe in its entirety. … [Read more...]