These Cherry Chip Sugar Cookies are a sweet twist on one of my all-time favorite cookies :: the SWIG Sugar Cookie. The Swig really is THE PERFECT cookie IMO. It’s moist yet firm, sweet but not too sweet, and the addition of cream of tartar …
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.
As the temperatures begin to rise, backyard cooking/grilling and dining is a regular event in my weekly routine! One of our favorite and most frequent meals is Grilled Ginger Balsamic Flank Steak.
This simple slow-cook recipe for pork and potatoes is so tasty and versatile! It’s sure to become a ‘go-to’ in your weekly meal planning!
Kale + Mint Brownies?? I know right?! I must be living on Mars! But hear me out…Continue reading Dinosaur Kale + Mint Double Chocolate Brownies
The acorn squash is an absolutely glorious addition to this enchilada recipe. It’s slightly sweet and creamy texture – the perfect partner to the warm Mexican spices, chicken and cheeses!
As a mom of 4, of all the things I’ve served for breakfast over these last 18+ years – sheet pan pancakes have become my most favorite and first response to making homemade breakfast. This Apple Cinnamon and Oatmeal Sheet Pan Pancake version is (believe it or not) my favorite of my favorite. And that’s a lofty statement!Continue reading Apple Cinnamon + Oat Sheet Pan Pancakes
Cheesy Meatball Deep Dish Pizza is made using my favorite pizza dough recipe + 3 ingredients (including a recipe hack that brings the flavor!)
Time for a simple grilled fish recipe – but after you taste this one, you’ll realize there’s nothing “simple” about this EASY recipe!Continue reading Grilled Cedar Plank Steelhead Trout