Author Archives | Meg Quinn

7 Rich and Tasty Recipes Celebrating Caramel You Are Going to Love

Caramel. It’s always been an appreciated candy and flavor but since about five years ago, when the world realized that if you add a lot of salt to it, it becomes extremely delicious — it seems like its star power really became became known. While not exactly a novel concept (adding salt to something amplifies […]

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7 Delicious Summery Citrus Cocktails to Freshen up the Season

It isn’t that there are times of the year where cocktails need not apply, it’s that there are times of the year where certain cocktails are preferred over others. At least for those of us who tend to eat with the seasons or find our bodies craving different flavors and kinds of food depending on […]

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Top 5 for 5: Meg Lists Her Favorite Daily Foods

Senior Writer Meg Quinn has been serving up mouthwatering recipe posts since she joined The Hudsucker in 2014. For her Top 5 for 5, it’s only natural that Meg would share the 5 foods she loves to eat every day.  At risk of speaking hyperbole: I lead a food focused life. You can always count on […]

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7 Blissfully Delicious Summer Cakes to Bake This Season

While it’s true that every time of the year is a fine time to enjoy cake, some flavors and kinds of cake lend themselves to certain times of the year more than others. The Fall season sees pumpkin and cinnamon, Winter has gingerbread, and the spring and summer months tend to be heavy on fruit and citrus […]

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7 Decadent Recipes You Have to Make for Chocolate Chip Baking Day

Surprise: Today is another food holiday! For some reason, I can’t seem to tired of them at all no matter how many there are, and I hope you are with me. Ultimately they are just another excuse to enjoy something delicious and we should get behind that any day. Even though I didn’t have a […]

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7 Recipes to Make With Fresh Berries for the Ultimate Spring and Summer Treat

We’re in full blown spring now and summer is just around the corner. Along with the hot sticky temperatures and proliferation of allergies, these warm months bring a lot of fresh, yummy foods. One of the best and most versatile are berries. While they aren’t truly in season just yet, now is the time when […]

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7 of the Most Show-Stopping Desserts to Bake for Easter

If you celebrate, Easter is just a little over a week away. Does this holiday tend to sneak up on you more than any other, or is it just me? Every year it seems like Christmas just ended, I blink, and then it’s Easter time and we’re already decorating our indoor rabbit cage with many […]

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7 Recipes to Celebrate International Waffle Day That Will Get Anyone out of Bed

If there is one food around that most of us can support having a food holiday for, it’s probably waffles. One of the most pleasing and glorious foods out there, I think I’d even support having a monthly food holiday celebrating them. This could totally work because not only can waffles be enjoyed as is […]

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7 Recipes to Celebrate National Cereal Day That Break the Breakfast Mold

National Cereal Day is tomorrow! In an era of everyday-is-a-new-national-day, I think that cereal is actually something worthy of a full day of celebration. It’s not just for breakfast or an afternoon — or late night — snack, there are so many ways that it can be worked into recipes. Not only that but the […]

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7 Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes for Busy Weeknights

There’s not really a more crowd pleasing dinner option around than pasta. I mean, who doesn’t love a bowl of pasta? It’s so comforting and adaptable that it makes it easy to work with even for the pickiest eaters — there’s sure to be a recipe out there for everyone. Pasta dishes often fall into […]

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7 Quick and Decadent Chocolate Desserts That Will Have You at ‘Hello’

There are times where you just need chocolate immediately. With tomorrow being Valentine’s Day, perhaps the craving is due to the aggressive marketing that surrounds us everywhere we go. Or maybe intense chocolate cravings like this are normal occurrences in your life, slogans and images or not. I tend to fall into the later category […]

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6 Delicious Immune Boosting Foods You Must Eat This Winter

It seems somewhat counter-intuitive to think about fresh food that might be available during the winter, since the outdoors look little more than a dead zone. But there are a fair amount of foods that can withstand the cold and continue to grow during these months. Sure, there might be fewer in-season foods in winter […]

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7 Recipes and Kitchen Goals You Definitely Need to Master This Year

A new year brings a clean slate, a time to reflect on what you did (or didn’t) get done in the past, and what you hope to do in the future. If you’re into food and want to expand your culinary horizons, now is a great time to set some goals for yourself to reach […]

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7 Extravagant Holiday Desserts to Try This Season

Holidays are the time of year to take extra time to do things we might not get a chance to do during the busy year. This could be spending extra time with family, with friends, or spending a little extra time in the kitchen making things you wouldn’t the rest of the year. Despite my […]

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7 Tasty Hot Chocolate Recipes to Warm You Up

A go-to hot drink to enjoy in the Winter time, especially for non-coffee drinkers, hot chocolate is enjoyed year round but is especially coveted as temperatures drop further down the thermometer. It’s a quick way to get some heat into your body and, let’s just be honest: it’s extremely delicious. You’re basically drinking a socially […]

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