Soft Frosted Sugar Cookie Cutouts

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Red Velvet Cupcakes

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Samoa Blondies

Pasta e Fagioli II

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During the winter months I make soup pretty regularly. It’s hearty, healthy and the kids usually love it, too. I have another recipe for Pasta e Fagioli on here that uses sausage but this one is made with pancetta and fresh herbs and has become my new #1.


Honey Banana Coconut Granola

Honey Banana Coconut Granola

Since I’m still on my healthy 2015 kick I’ve been experimenting with granola. I love my old standby – Maple Cinnamon Granola - but this one is even more...



The name of this dish literally translates to “upside down” – and that’s exactly how it’s served. Everything is cooked in one pot and once it’s done, you place...

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Clean Eating Recipe Round-up

Happy New Year! If you’re like me, then you’ve just finished off a serious holiday fat fest and it’s time to detox. That means eating lots of fruits and...

Chocolate dipped shortbread

Chocolate Dipped Shortbread

This is one of those recipes that you probably already have all the ingredients to right in your pantry. It mainly requires butter, sugar and flour – and oh...

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Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

Every year,  I make all of my Christmas cookies on December 23rd. It’s an intense day and also probably my favorite day of the year. Each year, I also...


The Ultimate Cheese Ball

When I was a kid, my brother’s friend, Kenny, used to always bring his mom’s “Cheese Ball” to our Christmas Eve dinner. Then, as we grew older – and...

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate Chip Muffins

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! I still can’t believe that it already came and went… and now it’s time to start thinking and prepping for Christmas! I...

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Pumpkin Pie

Each Thanksgiving, I’m responsible for bringing the Apple Crumble Pie.  Everyone loves it and everyone looks forward to it… except for my sister, who is the one who hosts...