Gingerbread Cookies

“Not my gumdrop buttons!” Whenever I think of gingerbread men of course that line from Gingy (on Shrek) always comes to mind. Gingerbread cookies are such a Christmas classic and it’s about time I finally got around to sharing a recipe!...more

White Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Phew! Glad that Thanksgiving is over with! It is so fun to make a big meal like that but man can it be a lot of work! ...more

Butter Pecan Cake

Life needs more cake, right? Cake is one of the ultimate comfort foods and it’s also one of the ultimate celebration foods, so of course you’ll probably be seeing a few more cakes on here during the holidays. It’s the time of year where many of us are baking and also where we are allowing a few more splurges in our lives – and this cake should definitely be one of them! ...more

Twix Thumbprint Cookies

It’s getting to be that time of year, where there seems to be an endless supply of cookies coming from every direction – or maybe that’s just me because I make ridiculous amounts of cookies during the holidays! But no one is complaining around here. I’ve made a chocolate version of these cookies but I wanted to go with a traditional vanilla version – and they will remind you so much of a Twix candy bar! ...more

One Pan Cajun Chicken Dinner

You can never have enough one pan dinner recipes, right? Especially this time of year when your kitchen already seems to be a disaster from all the holiday baking, yikes! This recipe is dreamy because not only does it taste delicious but it...more

Grilled PB&J

How have I lived nearly...more

My Favorite Broccoli Cheese Soup

There’s nothing quite like a warm bowl of broccoli cheese soup on a cold fall day! Broccoli cheese soup will always be one of my top 5 favorites soups. It’s perfectly cheesy, it’s hearty, it’s creamy and it’s just oh so delicious! ...more

Browned Butter Sweet Potato Casserole

Have you tried this Browned Butter Sweet Potato Casserole yet? I originally shared this recipe Nov. 14, 2012 but I wanted to update the photos as well as remind everyone that this should be the only sweet potato casserole recipe you should be using...more

Winter Fruit Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing

Normally I always think of fruit salads as a summer side dish...more

Spicy Kung Pao Ramen

I’m always on the lookout for easy, tasty and quick lunch and dinner recipes because there are just so many of those days...more