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Chili Cheese Dog Pot Pie

Chili Cheese Dog Pot Pie

Ok – let’s be real, some days are Chili Cheese Dog Pot Pie days and some days aren’t. I love beautiful, fresh, seasonal ingredients – all the herbs, all the veggies, whole grains and heirloom garden treasures. You know I do – right? But – 

Sheet Pan Salmon with Shaved Brussels Sprouts

Sheet Pan Salmon with Shaved Brussels Sprouts

Sheet Pan Meals are some of my very most favorite recipes and this Salmon and Shaved Brussels Sprouts is at the top of my FAVES list!

Snow Biscuits

Snow Biscuits

We had the most delightful snowfall overnight (in Oklahoma) and because of that we’ve got ourselves a mid-week snow day! This morning, as I watched the fine flakes of snow feverishly fall in my wooded backyard – I thought to myself “What if I used this beautiful SNOW to make Biscuits?!”. That’s how Snow Biscuits were born and the rest is history.

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Applesauce Cake with Maple Cream Glaze

Applesauce Cake with Maple Cream Glaze

It’s a cold, snowy day in Oklahoma and I can’t help but feel like baking! I LOVE this Applesauce Cake for times like this. Not only is it an EASY one-bowl cake, it’s also such a delicious smelling cake!

Ham & Hatch Chili Cheddar Biscuits

Ham & Hatch Chili Cheddar Biscuits

Ham & Hatch Chili Cheddar Biscuits -A little spice, a little sweet and salty bits of ham throughout?! This tender, flavorful biscuit has every single thing I love to see on my plate (whether breakfast – lunch – or dinner!).

Basic Bean Soup

Basic Bean Soup

That’s right – “BEAN SOUP”. Very simple by name but so very un-simple by taste. How can such a humble ingredient, like dried beans, become a crave-worthy, mouthwatering meal? Well let me share a few tips that make dried beans something you’ll want to put on your menu!

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Tomato Corn Cob Chowder

Tomato Corn Cob Chowder

Tomato Corn Cob Chowder — really?! Y-E-S!! Here’s the thing – being both a foodie and a gardener compels me to find ways to use every bit of my garden in the kitchen. Gardening is HARD work with little reward and my greatest reward is 

A Quick Note From Emily

A Quick Note From Emily

Good morning friends, if you subscribe to my blog here at FFAY then you just got notified of a new post — a post I didn’t write. Hackers are vicious and persistent and even with all my safety measures in place they uploaded a spam 

Mojito Grilled Shrimp

Mojito Grilled Shrimp

I’ve been loving the grill so much and this simple Mojito Grilled Shrimp is the perfect recipe to celebrate the best of grilling season.

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Strawberry Shortcake Sheet Cake

Strawberry Shortcake Sheet Cake

The flavor memory of sweetened strawberries takes me back to my childhood family dinner table. And so, that’s my sentimental inspiration for Strawberry Shortcake Sheet Cake.

Homemade Hot Honey

Homemade Hot Honey

Homemade Hot Honey is the perfect combination of sweet + heat AND it’s so very easy to make!

Grilled Ginger Balsamic Flank Steak

Grilled Ginger Balsamic Flank Steak

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.

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