Looking for some Thanksgiving bling? How about this quick and cute turkey cookie to brighten up your Thanksgiving dessert table!?
Okay – let’s talk grazing. This is my favorite way to eat – a little of this and a smear of that. Trying new combinations and flavors — and eating way, way, way too much.
I love these spicy blue cheese shortbread crackers! They check all the boxes – spice, salt, heat, and a little flair thanks to the blue cheese! They unexpectedly became the star of my graze board, pairing so well with apples, pears, spicy honey and even a crunchy dill pickle!
This is the salsa that satisfies my gardening spirit and my tastebuds! The subtle flavors of mint and parsley add an unexpected but strangely logical flavor to this salsa – kindly identifying themselves as mid-summer garden troopers. All the while, the roasted, caramelized veggies and the heat from those few hot peppers bring comfort to my deep cravings for salsa.
Fresh cranberries are filling the shelves of the local grocery store – but exactly what should you be doing with them?? And why?? Well, cranberries are a wonderful addition to cakes, breads, stuffing and sides – but my favorite way to use fresh cranberries?? Candied Cranberries!Continue reading Candied Cranberries
Green Bean Casserole Tart – a twist on our beloved GBC delivers crazy, delicious flavor and (dare I say) is tops on my “must eat’ list!
This 15-minute Homemade Chicken and Dumpling Soup is pretty much my life in a bowl. On any given day, I really only have about 20 minutes to pull off dinner. AND, since I don’t do a meal plan, the first 5 minutes is always spent trying to imagine something out of my random freezer and fridge contents.Continue reading 15-minute Homemade Chicken and Dumpling Soup
Oh my – this cake. So-so-so good. The perfect texture and the flavor — all I could say at first bite was “nailed it”. The perfect buttered pecan flavor, a little toasty, a little nutty all wrapped up in the perfect cake!
With the weather starting to cool off and the skies turning a little gray and moody, it’s time to put a simple, warm, decadent, drinkable dessert onto our list of Easy Extras. This red wine hot chocolate is sure to add flair and flavor and fun to your seasonal snacking!Continue reading Red Wine Hot Chocolate