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Peach Crisp

Peach Crisp

Everyone has a good family apple crisp recipe that is an easy go to for dessert, or a quick way to hide all the apples that started going off at the same time because you forgot about them in the back of the fridge. I […]

Rosemary, Dijon, and Lemon Marinade for Chicken

Rosemary, Dijon, and Lemon Marinade for Chicken

Over the weekend my family was in town visiting and I wanted to make them dinner for when they arrived. It’s already the start of September now and my Rosemary plant is doing really well but without too much time before frost comes I wanted […]

Salted Caramel Blondies

Salted Caramel Blondies

So yesterday I was at the grocery store and Hersey Chipits were on a two for one sale so I thought I’d stock up on few and spotted these Sea Salt Caramel ones and thought, “well I have to try those!” My excuse to use […]

Mushroom Truffle Parmesan Pasta

Mushroom Truffle Parmesan Pasta

My husband and I both love mushrooms, and truffle oil of course. I had tried truffle oil on dishes in restaurants before but friends of ours turned us on to truffle popcorn (so, so, so good) so I went on the hunt to find the […]

Oh She Glows Protein Power Rainbow Quinoa Salad

Oh She Glows Protein Power Rainbow Quinoa Salad

I have followed the blog Oh She Glows for a number of years, so naturally I own both of her cookbooks. I purchased her most recent cookbook back in February and have made several recipes from it since. When I was first browsing through the cookbook, this […]

Mixing up your Oats

Mixing up your Oats

About 2-3 years ago my husband came back from his physical and told me, "I'm starting to have high cholesterol." Truth be told my cholesterol levels had been getting higher the previous couple years. I did a little research and we decided to change our […]

Easy Tiramisu

Easy Tiramisu

This recipe is so easy to whip up and can made ahead of time. In fact it needs at least 3 hours to get the texture right and can be made as long as 36 hours ahead of time. It is a great summer no […]

Magnolia Bakery Banana Pudding

Magnolia Bakery Banana Pudding

A couple of years ago my mom, sister, friend Brittany and I went to New York for a week. Before I left a friend and fellow foodie told me I HAD to have the banana pudding from Magnolia Bakery. So one day after a long […]

Triple Chocolate Almond Cookies

Triple Chocolate Almond Cookies

I told my husband, ” I may even have time to make cookies today!” Usually he says something like, “Great”, but this time he asked me to make these Triple Chocolate Almond Cookies. I can’t blame him! They are nutty and delicious. When you bake […]

Rhubarb Spice Cake

Rhubarb Spice Cake

One weekend when Jess was down visiting, we got together to do a bit of food prep and blog brainstorming. When looking through the kitchen for recipe inspiration we looked outside and saw my over grown rhubarb plant. It wasn’t even the end of May […]