Peppermint Candy Cane Marshmallows

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Fluffy marshmallows made from scratch, with a peppermint swirl. Easy to make for homemade gifts, and incredible in a cup of warm hot cocoa! ‘Tis the season of Christmas cookies galore, but there’s another sweet treat on my mind this holiday season! Soft, fluffy...

Jam Thumbprint Cookies

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Buttery soft cookies with a sweet surprise. These simple, delicious jewel-hued cookies are my new favorite for the holidays, and after one bite they’ll be yours, too! Well, they say you get a spring in your step in the second trimester, and they weren’t...

Mixed Green Salad with Pomegranate Seeds, Feta and Pecans

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Gettin’ fresh with a festive mixed green salad full of pomegranate seeds, feta and pecans! Perfect for lightening up over the holidays and serving something colorful on the side. I’d say it’s about we lighten up things a little, what do you think? After...

Spiced Gingerbread Man Cookies

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Soft, festive gingerbread man cookies with warm winter spices – made from scratch and all fancied up for the holidays! Get the recipe and whip up a batch this weekend. Bring in the merriment and mugs of cocoa, y’all! I am admittedly obsessed with...

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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Warm, scrumptious comfort food in one big pan… perfect for weeknights and special occasions, and made easy with pre-marinated whole chickens! 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...

Chocolate Dipped Clementines with Sea Salt

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These tiny, sweet and salty treats are deliciously addictive and SO easy to whip up – just 3 ingredients and 10 minutes to the perfect party appetizer or healthy snack! Are these the cutest little party appetizer, or what? There’s a recurring trend in...

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

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Buttery soft Lofthouse-style Christmas cookies made from scratch, and a recap of my fabulous weekend with McCormick Spices at the Mixed conference! 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...

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Balsamic Roasted Tomatoes

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These crispy parmesan chicken cutlets topped with sweet, juicy balsamic tomatoes is one of our favorite easy weeknight meals! These days, I’ve been needing easy-does-it on the weeknights. My mom readers are no strangers to struggling to get dinner on the table some nights,...

Whole Wheat Honey Oatmeal Bread

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Soft and fluffy homemade whole wheat bread with a touch of honey – perfect for hearty sandwiches and buttery toast! Whew, what a whirlwind of a holiday weekend! Though I didn’t expect to take such an extended step back from blogging duties, the break...