Foodie Penpals

PenPal 003

Hi folks. So this was my first month participating in the foodie penpal group. It's run by Lindsay at The Lean Green Bean. … [Read more...]

Mini Lemon Meringue Tarts: Burning Down the Kitchen with Domestic Fits

Lemon Tarts

Hi folks. Before we get to this week's interview I'd like to take a minute to thank everyone who shared my Trix Krispies on Pinterest. I am overwhelmed by the response to them and very thankful to all of you who have been sharing them. … [Read more...]

Mahi Mahi with Pineapple Salsa and Jasmine Rice with Black Sesame Seeds: Guest Post for The Little Ferraro Kitchen


Hi folks. I have something fun for you all today. Isn't this pretty? You will love this meal. I know we did! … [Read more...]

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream


Hi folks. I'd like to welcome back ICE CREAM SUNDAYS. I know I haven't posted ice cream in a while. So this will be like it's homecoming. Maybe we should get it a purty dress. Something Molly Ringwald-esque. You know like the dress she made for Pretty in Pink. … [Read more...]

Trix Krispies


Super easy to make cereal treats made with Trix Cereal. Your family and friends will love these. Simple, quick and incredibly tasty. Not to mention they are just seriously eye catching! SILLY RABBIT, TRIX ARE FOR KIDS!  … [Read more...]

Lunatic Loves These Links- April 19


Hi folks. So it's been forever and a day since I gave you a Lunatic Loves These Links. Thought I'd catch you up with one. Apparently I haven't done since February. So this could take a while. I'm going to start doing them every other Thursday. I'd like to alternate them with guest posts. They are just too much work to do every week. So this helps lighten the load a bit. … [Read more...]

Burning Down The Kitchen with I Breathe…I’m Hungry…while making her Coconut Frenzy Cake

coconut cake

Hi folks. So today I have a special treat for you but before we get to that I did promise some news. I do not want to take the spotlight away from my lovely featured blogger today so I am going to post the breaking Lunatic news on Friday. I hope you can all hang on that long. It's pretty cool news and I look forward to sharing it with everyone. I promise I take absolutely no pleasure in torturing you until then. *evil laugh* For now, on with the show! … [Read more...]

Steak Stir Fry


Hi folks! *taps the screen* Is this thing on? Okay so this recipe has no: … [Read more...]

Nutella Rice Krispie Squares: Guest Post by Hidden Ponies

Nutella Rice Krispie Squares |Guest post by Hidden Ponies on Cravings of a Lunatic

Hi folks. Before we get to today's post just a quick announcement. The winner of the Minnie Mouse apron is Deea from Sprinkle Some Sunshine. Congrats to Deea. If you shoot me your address I can pop it in the mail tomorrow when I send out my foodie penpal package. Thanks to everyone who played along. Today is a lovely day. The kind of day you want to share with others. You are asking yourselves, "why oh Lunatic, why is it so lovely?" Well let me tell you why. I have the wonderful Hidden … [Read more...]

Burning Down The Kitchen with Movita Beaucoup while making her Classic Cupcakes


Hi folks. Okay I need a brief "mommy" moment before we begin today. As many of you know my son is in school getting his Master's Degree. Well today he had to defend his thesis. He called a little while ago saying there are no revisions so whoo to the hoo! He made it through with his sanity intact, well, mostly. So congrats to B-Dude on a job well done. He was also accepted to Calgary for his PHD so we'll be saying goodbye to him this summer. Going to be so weird without him here eating all my … [Read more...]

40 Cloves of Garlic Roast Chicken for The Shiksa’s Passover Potluck


Hi folks. Today you can find me over at The Shiksa in the Kitchen. I am participating in her Passover Potluck so I would love you to  head on over to check out my 40 Clove Roast Chicken. … [Read more...]

SRC- Brown Sugar Fudge

Brown Sugar Fudge | Classic, delicious and highly addictive!

Hi folks. This post is part of The Secret Recipe Club. Every month we get assigned another blog to make a dish from, then on a specified day we all post those recipes. It is a nice way to show some blogger love. You know me, I'm all about showing the love for fellow bloggers. This month I was assigned the very talented and versatile The Life and Loves of Grumpy's Honeybunch. … [Read more...]

Strawberry Tarts: Guest Posting for the lovely Katherine Martinelli today!


Hi folks. Today I can be found guest posting at Katherine Martinelli. I got truly inspired by her cookbook, Puff Pastry at Brunch. So I thought I would try my hand at puff pastry in honour of her asking me to guest for her. … [Read more...]

Burning Down the Kitchen with Kita from Pass the Sushi and Biscoff Buckeyes


  Hi folks. I have such a special treat for you today. First for any new readers I'll explain the basic premise of "Burning Down the Kitchen". Each week I pick a different recipe I've bookmark during my weeks doing my "Lunatic Love These Links" series, I will make that recipe and to add some extra fun will interview the person's who's recipe it is. So if your name has come up on my baker's dozen picks over the past year I may be coming for you next!! Today's featured blog is Pass the … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Hot Cross Buns for our Vintage Recipe Swap


Hi folks. Yup, I did that. I had planned something else. Then saw it all over facebook and had to make a change of plan STAT. So out of the chaos comes this little beauty. You are so welcome! … [Read more...]

Conference 101 with the Lunatic and a Giveaway!


Hi folks. Been crazy busy. Doing stuff. Really important stuff! Like... … [Read more...]