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...

Creamy Pumpkin Soup

Creamy Pumpkin Soup

This creamy pumpkin soup is delicious as an easy weeknight meal or an elegant starter soup for your holiday dinners! I’ll just be right out with it – this pumpkin soup is the best soup I’ve ever made! It’s creamy, velvety smooth and delicious...

Cranberry Bread with Orange Glaze

Cranberry Bread with Orange Glaze

As a gift or festive holiday breakfast (or dessert!), you’ll love this sweet & tart cranberry bread with a fresh orange juice glaze! Just a week ‘til Christmas Eve, folks! Can you believe it? Even for those of you who don’t celebrate Christmas, I...

Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry Sauce

Try this sweet, tart homemade cranberry sauce for your Christmas table. Check out the four ingredients and creative uses for leftovers, too! Gone are the days of grabbing a slice of cran-in-a-can (even though I loved that stuff as a kid). There’s a new...

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Warm up with a hot cup of this quick ‘n easy Mexican hot chocolate, made with cinnamon, vanilla and a kick of chili powder! What’s something that really makes you feel like winter has arrived? Is it the fluffy white snow, or a family...

Apple Tarte Tatin

Apple Tarte Tatin Recipe

Apples, sugar, butter and puff pastry are all you need for this delicate, delicious apple tarte tatin – a traditional French dessert great for holiday guests! I’m a list maker. From groceries to everyday to-dos, I’ve got it on paper and nothing feels better...

Skillet Chicken Chili Mac

Chicken Chili Mac Recipe

Spice up dinnertime with this easy, scrumptious chicken chili mac made in one skillet in just 30 minutes! You know when a recipe comes along and it just knocks you on your buns? Yea, well, strap in. I just found a new one for...

Spice Up Your Holidays • The Party Menu

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Break out the mixing bowls and a bunch of basic ingredients – have I got a holiday menu for you! Along with Captain Morgan, I hosted a festive little shindig with a few original recipes created using their Spiced Rum. As I mentioned last...

Cookie Swap with McCormick and Monet!

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Today, I’m teaming up with McCormick and one of my favorite bloggers, Monet from Anecdotes and Apple Cores, to share with you two very special cookie recipes! First up are her delectable Pignoli Cookies, and I’ve also shared some spicy, sweet Gingerbread Whoopie Pies,...