Sugar-Free Almond Berry Muffins

Sugar Free Almond Berry Muffins

I love a morning muffin loaded with the good stuff – juicy berries, fragrant vanilla and crisp almonds – but I’ll pass on the sky high calorie and sugar content that comes with the ones you get at coffeehouses! Did you know that a...

Crispy Baked Chicken Nuggets

Crispy Baked Chicken Nuggets

Chicken nuggets bring out the kid in all of us! They’re crispy, tender, and absolutely delish dunked in tangy honey mustard or spicy ketchup sauce. Coated in crunchy panko breadcrumbs and fresh Parmesan, these little nuggets are almost too adorable to eat! Almost… They’re...

Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

IHOP Pancakes Recipe

Basic as this recipe may seem, it marks the end of my search for the ultimate buttermilk pancakes to end all pancakes. Sounds like a tall order to fill, and it has been! But these, my friends, are IT. They’re the absolute best to...

Sparkling Grapefruit Cocktail

Sparkling Grapefruit Cocktail

It’s grapefruit season, dontcha know, and I intend to make every possible use out of this pretty pink citrus! It’s packed with vitamin C, sweet yet tart and perfect with a splash of club soda, vodka or tequila, and fresh lime juice. For a...

Vanilla Yogurt with Fruit & Nuts

Vanilla Yogurt with Fruit & Nuts

I love to snack on sweets, but sometimes it’s tricky to make choices that are both tasty and good for me. Yogurt with berries and nuts, a bit of vanilla and a pinch of fresh mint has been my go-to lately! Though it’s hardly...

Sticky Orange Glazed Chicken Thighs

Sticky Orange Glazed Chicken Thighs

I love cooking chicken for dinner, but it can easily get boring if you don’t jazz it up! These sticky sweet, tender chicken thighs with a simple orange glaze are super easy and so scrumptious… especially if you love bright, citrusy flavors! A splash...

Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Three years ago on Sunday, I started this blog with a loaf of bread and absolutely no idea what I was doing. To say I had a handle on anything from photo takin’ to cake bakin’ would have been a lie. But, while I...

Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta Recipe

Holiday traditions in my husband’s family don’t end with a glittery Christmas tree and stockings hung above a toasty fire. No, siree. Every year we roll up our sleeves, prepare fresh pasta dough and make hundreds of homemade ravioli! A few years ago, I...

Cranberry Orange Prosecco Cocktail

Cranberry Orange Prosecco Cocktail

Cheers, foodie friends! Today, I’m sharing a lovely, luscious drink with you that I hope you’ll make for toasting the New Year and any of life’s little (or big) occasions. This beautiful glass of bubbly is fun to make, slightly sweet and dry, and...

Mexican Queso Dip

Queso Dip Recipe

Hurray, hurrah, it’s almost 2013! You know what that means… Fresh starts and fresh foods. But not before a big chip smothered in cheesy, creamy queso dip! Kick your new healthy eating habit for a night and dig in, why don’t ya? A pile...