30 Cinco de Mayo Recipes

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Whether you’re feeding a crowd or just enjoying a small celebration this Cinco de Mayo, I’ve got you covered with 30 delicious meals, side dishes and drink recipes! This Sunday, I’ll be catching a movie with my sweetie, then mixing up a batch of...

3-Ingredient Cheater’s Chocolate Croissants

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Just 3 ingredients, 10 minutes, and patience while they bake is all it takes to have your own cheater’s chocolate “croissants”! You won’t believe how good these are. Enter the lazy girls’ guide to croissants! Though the real thing may be beautiful, and I...

Crispy Eggplant Caprese Stacks

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Serve up this summery caprese salad stacked high with fresh ingredients and an easy olive oil-balsamic dressing! This is one of those recipes that, to me, is just inexplicably good. Simple, quality ingredients combine to make something that is so tasty it elicits an...

Mini Puff Pastry Quiche

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Bake a batch of mini puff pastry quiche for Mother’s Day, or for a special spring brunch any weekend! It’s sometimes tough to live such a far distance from my family. Especially on days like Mother’s Day, I wish I could just make a...

Herb and Citrus Oven Roasted Chicken

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Say hello to my most reader-loved recipe! Try this easy, elegant roasted chicken with fresh lemons, oranges and herbs. It’s perfect for weeknight meals or special occasions! We don’t go out to eat often. There’s nothing more I love than gaining a little cooking...

Carrot Cake Bars with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

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Crumbly, moist and super easy carrot cake bars for your next spring party! Or just whenever the carrot cake craving hits. Usually I’ll start a post with a story or a little tid-bit that somehow relates to the recipe I’m sharing. But not today....

Crab Cake Sliders with Spicy Mayo

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These crab cakes with spicy mayo are easy to make, absolutely delish, and a huge hit at parties. Everywhere I bring them, they disappear in an instant! For almost 10 years, I called Maryland’s Eastern Shore home. We lived on a 5-acre farm surrounded...

BBQ Chicken, Bell Pepper and Pineapple Skewers

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For spring and summer parties or weeknight meals, these scrumptious BBQ chicken, bell pepper and pineapple skewers hit the spot. The perfect balance of salty and sweet! In my backyard is a big ole’ mud pit. We ripped out our wooden deck earlier this...

No-Knead Crusty Artisan Bread

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One of my most reader-tested and approved recipes! This crusty, fluffy artisan bread needs only 4 ingredients and 5 minutes to come together… you won’t believe how easy and delicious it is! I have something amazing to share with you today! I mean, you’ve...

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

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You’ll love these guilt-free little cheesecake stuffed strawberries. So easy and perfect for spring or summer parties! Not sure where I took a left turn, but cheesecake is my new obsession – I love it! Maybe it’s just one of those things that continues...