Cake Mix Cookie Sandwiches

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Two very exciting things worth celebrating are happening this week – tomorrow my handsome hubby turns the big 3-0, and The Comfort of Cooking is getting lovely new look! So, since I’m absolute rubbish at making cakes, I settled for the next best thing…...

Sucré Macarons Giveaway

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Hello again, foodie friends! I’m fresh back, tanned and freckled from a very relaxing getaway in the Caribbean. Last week was strictly spent lounging by the clear blue surf, strolling exotic towns, and sipping fresh margaritas in Mexico, the Grand Cayman Islands and Jamaica....

Skinny Spaghetti Squash Alfredo

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Some of you are probably thinking, “what the heck is this thing?” and “is that really spaghetti in there?” It’s a spaghetti squash and nope, no pasta here. This is the squash’s natural texture when baked… cool, huh? It’s not only beautiful but absolutely...

Baked Mexican Tostadas

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In just a few days, Mark and I are headed away for a week of cruising around the Caribbean! I can’t wait to check my to-do list at the door, spend all day swimming, and explore the tropical towns. I also plan to do...

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Hi everyone, Just want to let you know I’m aware of the issue with the background images at the moment. My website designer and I are working on a fix, but Photobucket is being unresponsive. Hoping to have this all cleaned up as soon...

Sweet ‘n Spicy Brown Butter Popcorn

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Someone overindulged on Sunday… I’d say it was worth it, but my steak salad lunch was so outrageous that I was too sick to attend my friend’s fabulous Oscar party. Total fail, seeing as there were individual tiramisus… and lovely company, of course! And...

Spicy Roasted Vegetable Macaroni and Cheese

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Creamy, dreamy macaroni and cheese is my absolute favorite side dish, but I always feel like it needs a little pizzaz. Why mess with a good thing? I’ll tell you why… because you can plump it full of roasted veggies and make it healthier,...

Easy Herb Roasted Chicken

Easy Herb Roasted Chicken

I’ve roasted a heck of a lotta chickens in my short 27 years – It’s my all-time favorite meal after all! But, alas, my method for the most mouthwatering roasted chicken has never made it off a continually crossed-out, written-over, frayed and splattered sticky...

No-Bake Granola Energy Bites

No Bake Granola Energy Bites

Most days of the week, I stumble in from the gym and into the fridge, looking for a protein-packed snack to help me refuel after a workout. While these granola bites are pretty tiny, they pack TONS of tasty flavor and if you just...

Cheesy Baked Pasta with Eggplant and Artichokes

Cheesy Baked Pasta with Eggplant and Artichoke

Happy Friday, little lovebirds! I hope you had a delicious, indulgent Valentines Day. I spent mine stretching out my stresses at yoga, tackling all my to-do’s, and capping off the day with tasty Spanish tapas for dinner in downtown Austin. It was a fabulous...