No-Bake Oreo Truffles

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… And you thought Oreos couldn’t get any better?! Holy Moses. Three ingredients, under an hour of time, and a teensy bit of self control is all you need. Whether you go nuts with sprinkles like I did is up to you. I’m telling...

Easy Salted Caramel Sauce

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There’s been a little devil on my shoulder lately. It’s name? Salted caramel. My cravings lately have ranged from super sweet to sickly salty, and back again. So, why not satisfy both urges at once with a couple drips of decadent caramel on my...

Peppermint Candy Cane Marshmallows

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‘Tis the season of Christmas cookies galore, but there’s another sweet treat on my mind this holiday season! Soft, fluffy marshmallows swirled with peppermint and stuffed into mounding mugs of hot cocoa. Give me a fluffy blanket, a roaring fire, and a warm cup...

Jam Thumbprint Cookies

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Well, they say you get a spring in your step in the second trimester, and they weren’t kidding. In the last few weeks, my energy (and productivity) has been up tenfold. Every to-do list item, from work deadlines to Christmas presents, is getting wrapped...

Mixed Green Salad with Pomegranate Seeds, Feta and Pecans

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I’d say it’s about we lighten up things a little, what do you think? After all, there’s only so much butter and sugar that one blog can handle. I’m talkin’ to you, stretchy pants. As much as I love to play with my food,...

Spiced Gingerbread Man Cookies

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Bring in the merriment and mugs of cocoa, y’all! I am admittedly obsessed with Christmas this year. The house is glittering and gorgeous and dripping with holiday cheer, but the amount goodies my oven is churning out is getting ridiculous. Though, I’ve discovered something....

Links I Love: Holiday Gift Guide

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Happy holidays, foodie friends! Since I know you love way more than food, though, I put together a fun and frugal shopping list for you outside the grocery store. Or, at the very least, some links to explore and loosen up your creative side!...

Pesto Roasted Chicken with Potatoes, Olives and Onions

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Confession: There are a few culinary feats that scare me to even think about cooking and baking. Luscious lobster Thermidor, French macarons, beef Wellington, and fluffy layer cakes top the list. A meal fit for a king, right? Yea. I’ll stick with peasant food, thanks. But, I’ve gotta say –...

Chocolate Dipped Clementines with Sea Salt

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Are these the cutest little party appetizer, or what? There’s a recurring trend in this house lately, and it’s called sweet-and-salty everything. This little bun in my oven just can’t decide what it likes better, I guess! So, to appeal to everyone’s tastes, I’ve...

My McCormick Mixed Conference Weekend & Soft Frosted Lofthouse-Style Cookies

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Happy Friday, friends! Have I got a treat for you… Let’s just say these soft, scrumptious Lofthouse-style sugar cookies are my new go-to Christmas cookie. These buttery little rounds of love are a clumsy cookie decorator’s dream come true. No patience for piping bags? Wait ’til you...