My New Addiction: Rocky Mountain Caramel Corn

I’m that gal who makes her own caramel corn. Even though it’s fairly easy to make, most days I’m pressed for time and wish I could find a tasty and mmmmm-provoking packaged popcorn product for my cravings. I HAVE! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the […]

Make Your Own Spicy Pretzels

These are one of my all-time favorite snacks to make and throw down my piehole, so of course it goes without saying that I should share the recipe with you again, so you too can sing their praises…or hoard them…whatever feels natural. I had my first one when a friend dropped off a birthday package […]

Savory Roasted Pecans

Y’all know how much we like our ‘Picy Pretzels, right? They’re delicious any time of the year, but I love them most in front of a roaring fire with an adult drank. To add a bit of nutrition to our by-the-fire snacks, I tinkered with a nut recipe and came up with Savory Roasted Pecans. […]

Homemade Roasted Almond Butter

Remember what happened when I bought two giant jars of natural peanut butter? No? Turns out we’re not fans. I took one of the jars to Boy’s house (mostly so they couldn’t give it back!) and I resorted to making cookies with the other jar, really delicious cookies: Go See For Yourself Here. Given our […]

Oatmeal in a Pouch: Suck It!

Oh, my.  The German is horrified at my unladylike language.  Suck it?!  Oh, Pat-TEE! Have you no shame? None.  Come on, Mom.  I think we established that a long time ago. Back to the subject at hand: Oatmeal in a pouch.  Huh? ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your […]

Spicy Pretzels

I had my first Spicy Pretzel when a friend dropped off a birthday package for Garry.  There they sat, in a ribboned-adorned apothecary jar, looking very ordinary, as pretzels are known to do. Pretzels being pretzels are not exciting, although the jar was a keeper (if only it had come in this jar!). Garry took […]

I’m a Cheeseball About Cheese Balls

My Confession: I’m a cheeseball about cheese balls.  Yes. Yes. Most definitely, YES. The first time my baby brother made this cheese ball for me (okay fine.  he made it for a party.  but i ate so much that it should have just been mine), I was in love.  It’s easy.  It’s customizable.  It’s additively […]

10 Reasons Homemade Hot Chocolate is Good For You. Bonus Deliciousness Included.

Ooooo, OMT! loves her some delicious homemade hot chocolate!  I bet you do too. I’m talking the kind that you heat on the stove and uses milk, vanilla, a teeny bit of sugar, and pure unsweetened cocoa powder.  Oh, yeah.  I see you nodding in agreement. Yet, while you like it, or love it, do […]

A Christmas Crack Fairytale

Come close, my babies.  OMT has a tale to tell. Once upon a time, two years ago to be exact, My sister-in-law made us a Christmas surprise that at first glance seemed nothing more than a healthy snack of nuts and raisins.  When I looked upon it, I may or may not have (totally may) […]

Easy Peasy Customizable Cheese Ball

Who doesn’t love a delicious cheese ball (other than the lactose intolerant)? They are ridiculously easy to make, as well as more economical and tasty than store-bought.  Not to mention, but I will anyway, almost effortless to customize to individual tastes. Ready to be a cheese ball-making SUPER STAR?! How does this look? Take a […]