Sangria Swirl

Sangria Swirl - Who Needs a Cape?

I first had a Sangria Swirl about 18 years ago when I was on vacation with friends.  I fell in love with this tart beverage.  It is made up of two of my favorite drinks, a Frozen Margarita and Sangria .  I find that the sangria cuts the sweetness of the frozen margarita, thus making it the perfect drink to sip whilst sitting poolside.  I find that these are great for parties because you can make a pitcher of each and {Read More}

Blogger of the Week #40

Oreo Spread

Wow!  40 weeks = 40 different bloggers – this is truly so much fun for us!  This week we are bringing you Danguole!  Go over and say “hi” from Who Needs a Cape! ~ Heather Your Website? When did you start blogging? I started my blog in 2011, with nothing but terrible photos, the foolish idea that I didn’t have to abide by natural light’s schedule, and the willingness to give up all of my free time. It’s been so {Read More}

Balsamic Vinegar a Roundup of Amazing Recipes

Balsamic Vinegar Roundup

All hail the deliciousness that we know as Balsamic Vinegar!  There are so many ways to use this versatile vinegar, from glazes to dressings, there’s an endless variety of possibilities.  At Who Needs A Cape? we’ve presented a vast array of posts over the years, and we decided to share not only our Balsamic Vinegar posts, but some from a few of our fellow food bloggers.  So click around and try a few new recipes that embrace the amazing flavor {Read More}

NatureBox: Back to School Snacking


NatureBox offers great snacks for anyone who has a dietary goal or taste preference.  They have 100+ snacks to excite and delight every palate!  I was so excited when our box of goodies arrived.  I was excited because each snack contains wholesome ingredients – with no artificial sweeteners, flavors or colors, but my kids were excited because the snacks were things they loved already.  My favorite was the Big Island Pineapples, sweet and tangy, perfect to satisfy my sweet tooth.  My daughter loves {Read More}

Chile Con Queso

Queso from Scratch- Who Needs a Cape?

  Chile Con Queso is one of my all-time favorite things.  Who doesn’t love molten cheese spiced to perfection?  The thing I love about Chile Con Queso is that you can modify it specifically to your personal taste.  I like mine spicy, so I leave some of the seeds on from the peppers.  If you don’t like it spicy, then get rid of the seeds.  If you like yours super thick  you can omit some of the milk or if {Read More}