Dec 6, 2019

Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Pound Cake

This chocolate peppermint swirl pound cake takes regular pound cake and dresses it up for the holidays!


Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Pound Cake




This peppermint pound cake is so, well, pepperminty! The chocolate batter includes peppermint extract, and the vanilla batter includes crushed peppermint candy.

Dec 4, 2019

Oatmeal Maple Bread

This oatmeal maple bread is hearty, full of fiber, and delicious slathered with butter.


Oatmeal Maple Bread




The dough for this oatmeal maple bread is loaded with whole grains, including rolled oats, whole wheat flour, and wheat bran. It's sweetened with just the right amount of pure maple syrup.

Peanut Brownie Sablés

These peanut brownie sablés are the delicious result from combining a peanut butter shortbread dough with a brownie dough, and throwing in some chopped roasted peanuts for a little crunch.





These peanut brownie sablés are rich, peanut-y, and super chocolate-y.

Dec 2, 2019

Spiced Pecans with a Rum Glaze

If you are looking for a delicious sweet treat for gifting this holiday season, try these spiced pecans with a rum glaze.

Spiced Pecans with a Rum Glaze



These spiced pecans are so easy to make, and totally tasty as a cocktail party snack.

Leftover Turkey and Gravy Pot Pies + Giveaway

These turkey and gravy pot pies are a delicious way to use up bits and pieces of holiday turkey as well as leftover gravy.

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Leftover Turkey and Gravy Pot Pies




Pot pies are one of my favorite comfort foods, and I am drawn to them every time they are on a menu. I have made "from scratch" chicken pot pies, and a larger turkey pot pie, and even a Mexican chicken pot pie, but there is something special about these easy individual pot pies.

Dec 1, 2019

Green Herb Dip

When your guests arrive for your New Year's Eve party (or any cocktail or dinner party), hand your guests a cocktail and set out this green herb dip with some crackers and veggies.


Green Herb Dip with crackers



This green herb dip is also a great way to gather up the bits and pieces of herbs and veggies you've got in your veggie bin in the refrigerator and turn them into sophisticated and tasty treat.

Nov 25, 2019

Carrot Ginger Muffins | #MuffinMonday

These carrot ginger muffins have the same flavors of carrot cake, including cinnamon, golden raisins, and pecans. Now you can have your cake every day without too much guilt!


Carrot Ginger Muffins




These carrot muffins are very gingery, with both fresh and ground ginger in the batter. There's also more than a hint of cinnamon to amp up the spiciness.