Category Archive: Recipes

Roasted Squash Flatbreads

Usually towards the end of the week I start coming up with some ideas for the weekend dinners and then what we’re going to have during the week the following week. A couple weeks… Continue reading

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Superbowl Food & Cocktail Ideas

Since the big day is less than a week away I wanted to share some fantastic food and cocktail recipe ideas with you! Whether you’re hosting a party or bringing a dish to… Continue reading

Spicy Pork & Kale Soup

As soon as I saw the variation of this on the cover of the new Bon Appetit Magazine, I couldn’t wait to make it! I loved the idea of using pork because it’s inexpensive… Continue reading

Asparagus & Feta Frittata

I’m definitely a breakfast person, I think I get that from my grandmother because we both could eat breakfast for every meal given the choice! One of my favorite things about the weekends is… Continue reading

White Christmas Cosmo

I love cosmopolitans and a few years ago I discovered the “white cosmo” which is really just a cosmo made with white cranberry juice instead of red cranberry juice. I thought that with the… Continue reading

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

I had first made these a few years ago and forgotten all about them until I was trying to come up with some cookie ideas for a Mexican themed wedding shower {read more about… Continue reading

Mexican Wedding Cake Cookies

A family friend of ours is getting married this coming summer and we are having a shower for her while her and her fiancé are home for the holidays. She has chosen a local… Continue reading

Dog Christmas “Cookies”

We spend a lot of time during the holidays making yummy treats for all of the loved ones in our lives and I think it’s important not to forget some of the most-loved-ones… our… Continue reading

Burnt Caramel Bourbon Ice Cream with Toffee Bits

Yes, this ice cream is every bit as amazing as it sounds. I adapted it from Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream’s recipe and what I love about it is that the base for the ice… Continue reading

Old Fashioned Cocktail

I know many of you are running around doing last minute prep for Thanksgiving {I know I am!} so I thought for today’s post I would share a simple cocktail that I’m sure… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Almost as important as giving you guys lots of inspiration for the actual Thanksgiving Day recipes, is this post for what to do with all the leftovers! Sure we all enjoy the standard… Continue reading

Coconut Macaroons

A couple of weeks ago, I asked my twitter and Facebook followers to pass along their favorite cookie recipes for the holidays and you guys sent some great ones! These are the first up and… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Food & Cocktail Ideas

Sometimes it’s tough finding new and exciting recipes for Thanksgiving since it’s tradition to serve the usual suspects, but I have round up a whole bunch of amazing recipes to add some excitement to your holiday… Continue reading

Herb Crust Mini Chicken Pot Pies

Nothing is more comforting to me in the fall than chicken pot pies. A warm and super-filling inside with a crisp buttery outside it’s one of my husband’s favorite meals. There’s so many… Continue reading

Mussels + Frittes

After we had this dish at The Lodge the first time we went, I couldn’t wait to recreate the dish at home. I had never cooked mussels before so I was excited to… Continue reading

Skillet Chicken with Apricots & Capers

I am a big sucker for anything that cooks entirely in one pot and if it’s delicious, filling and leaves leftovers then I am a big fan! Last year I shared my one… Continue reading

Candy Apples

Believe it or not, I have never made candy apples before! They are such a staple for the fall and since it’s my favorite season you would think I have been I think… Continue reading

Quinoa Chili

I worked on this recipe last week and was so happy with how it turned out. I love chili (especially in the fall & winter) because it’s typically easy to make, filling and… Continue reading

Corn & Chorizo Fritters

This recipe is just in time for the weekend becauseI think it’d be fantastic to make for snacking on while watching football! Someone on Top Chef Masters made a corn and chorizo fritter… Continue reading

Video Recipe: Apple Cider Cupcakes

I am very excited to be finally bringing video recipes to the blog! As I mentioned in last weekend’s instalife post, I plan to try to post at least one video each month… Continue reading