Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

IHOP Pancakes Recipe

Just like your favorite restaurant pancakes! Soft, fluffy and stacked high, these easy buttermilk pancakes are the perfect way to kick off your weekend. They’re my best-ever batch! Basic as this recipe may seem, it marks the end of my search for the ultimate...

Sparkling Grapefruit Cocktail

Sparkling Grapefruit Cocktail

Sip on a little summer with a sparkling, citrusy grapefruit cocktail! Oranges, lemons, limes and grapefruits are at their tastiest (and cheapest) this time of year! It’s grapefruit season, dontcha know, and I intend to make every possible use out of this pretty pink...

Vanilla Yogurt with Fruit & Nuts

Vanilla Yogurt with Fruit & Nuts

For a high-protein, low-sugar snack or breakfast, whip Greek yogurt with fresh fruit, nuts, and a sprinkle of mint. Plus, find many more healthy snack ideas below! I love to snack on sweets, but sometimes it’s tricky to make choices that are both tasty...

Sticky Orange Glazed Chicken Thighs

Sticky Orange Glazed Chicken Thighs

For a fun, flavorful weeknight meal try these tender, 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...

Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Bake up a loaf of this soft, sweet lemon poppy seed bread for a scrumptious breakfast, snack or dessert. It’s so easy and super moist! Three years ago on Sunday, I started this blog with a loaf of bread and absolutely no idea what...

Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta Recipe

Is there anything better than homemade pasta with a rich, bubbly tomato sauce? Come check out my tutorial with step-by-step photos showing how you can make it, too! Holiday traditions in my husband’s family don’t end with a glittery Christmas tree and stockings hung...

Cranberry Orange Prosecco Cocktail

Cranberry Orange Prosecco Cocktail

Toast to life’s little (and big) occasions with this tasty, slightly sweet sparkling cocktail with Prosecco, cranberry and orange! 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...

Mexican Queso Dip

Queso Dip Recipe

Dip a chip into this deliciously spicy, cheesy 2-ingredient dip for parties. Feel free to add your favorite toppings! 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...

Brown Sugar & Herb Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Brown Sugar Herb Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Fluffy, creamy and full of fragrant herbs, these brown sugar sweet potatoes are a perfect side dish for your holiday table! To me, you can’t talk comfort food without mentioning smooth, buttery mashed potatoes. We all have our favorites, and mine are made light...

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

Sip away on this scrumptious peppermint white hot chocolate to warm up some chilly winter night. Add crushed peppermint and whipped cream for an extra delicious, festive touch! During days spent exploring blistering cold Boston in the winter, my favorite indulgence was a Peet’s...