16 One-Bite Appetizers on Oprah.com has some great ideas for any upcoming gatherings in the new year. I know I wouldn’t mind popping one of these Tiny Twice-Baked Potatoes with Smoked Paprika and Bacon into my mouth! I also loved the websites article posted How to Be Happier in January Than in July.
I love steak and eggs when I go out for a big brunch so it is no surprise this caught my eye. This recipe on Simply Scratch for Fried Eggs Over Breakfast Hash makes a great recipe for when you have leftover meat to use up from dinner time. It would even be great when a craving for breakfast for dinner strikes.
Another breakfast treat I saw were these Orange Pancakes with Berry-Orange Sauce on Iowa Girl Eats. They sound so fresh and fruity and actually pretty easy to make.
I am always drooling over the recipes on Closet Cooking and he did a roundup of his most pinned 2012 recipes, with tons of keepers in the mix. My bff would love the mushroom risotto and the bf would love the caprese grilled cheese. And me? Bacon Double Cheese Burger Dip! On a healthier note, he also did a roundup of 50 healthy recipes with options like black bean and quinoa chili I would love to try to make.
Self posted a complete guide to an amazing 2013 to help everyone reach their goals and get a good start to the new year.
Check out these Diet Rules for Weight-Loss Success, which includes 10 Surprising Ways to Shed Pounds, on Lifescript.
The Every Girl posted a really helpful article: Fund the Life of Your Dreams: Focusing on Finances in 2013.
New Boston restaurant alert! Chinatown welcomed a new sushi spot Enso serving their specialties on a conveyor belt.
Another new spot…Chef Michael Schlow’s Cambridge eatery, The Sinclair. It’s a place to head for live music, food, and drinks, in Harvard Square.
And I cannot wait to check out Barcelona wine bar, which opened in Brookline, since I have been to the CT location and love the atmosphere.