November 18, 2020

  Thanksgiving looks quite a bit different this year and most of us won’t be traveling or entertaining like in years past. I wanted to share a turkey breast recipe that would be perfect for two. And quite honestly if roasting a big ‘ol bird intimidates you, this would be the way to go. It’s […]

November 11, 2020

Oh, Bob….. where do I begin. My love affair for these store bought potatoes goes waaaaaay back. I’m trying to think back as when I first discovered them. I believe it was a desperate attempt at a home cooked meal and then ran out of time. STORY OF MY LIFE. I think it was one […]

November 3, 2020

So maybe you’ve gotten stuck in your usual Thanksgiving menu? A new year, the same squash casserole you’ve been cooking for years. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all about traditions and making those special family recipes that have been handed down. But if you are looking to vamp things up or add something new to […]

January 22, 2020

      PrintWHIPPED SWEET POTATOES Ingredients4 lbs sweet potatoes 1/2 heavy cream, let stand at room temp 4 tbs unsalted butter 2 tbs maple syrup salt + pepper InstructionsHeat your oven to 375 degrees. Place sweet potatoes on a foil lined baking sheet. Sweet potatoes have a tendency to ooze and this will save […]

January 15, 2020

PrintGRILLED CORNISH HENS + HARVEST RICE Ingredients6 Cornish hens 3 cups of cooked wild rice (we used Uncle Ben’s boxed rice- follow package directions) 3 tbs olive oil Spiceology Turkey Rub baking twine InstructionsPrecook wild rice (or your favorite type) and set aside to cool slightly. Prepare Cornish hens (thaw if frozen) by making sure […]

December 18, 2019

PrintBRIE + PEAR PYILLO BITES Ingredients4 oz brie cheese 1 ripe pear, chopped honey for drizzle 1 pkg mini phyllo shells fresh thyme springsInstructionsFill each cup with brie cheese. Top with a few pieces of chopped pear. Drizzle with honey. Bake at 350 for about 10 minutes or until cheese melts and pear softens. Remove […]

December 11, 2019

      This one is my son, Luke’s FAVORITE thing I make.  It’s a combination of all his loves.  I mean what kid doesn’t like chocolate and carbs?!? Actually, I’m going to raise my hand too for this one. HA! It’s not just for kids. This one is a total crowd pleaser. Perfect for […]

December 4, 2019

My family loves popcorn- Yours too? It’s an easy quick after school snack but also a late night guilty pleasure. We’ve been using Spiceology for years and when they recently sent us their new popcorn seasoning gift set– I thought Steve was going to lose his mind! We ere so excited! I decided to put […]

October 30, 2019

    PrintROASTED FIGS + GOAT CHEESE Ingredients12 fresh figs (I use brown turkey) 6 oz goat cheese 2 tbs chopped walnuts 2 tbs fresh sage, chopped 4 tbs honey (even truffle honey is divine) salt + pepper InstructionsPre- heat your oven to 400 degrees Cut stems of figs and make an X cut in […]

October 23, 2019

PUMPKIN DREAM CAKE Honestly, if you mention anything with pumpkin to me, I will probably already refer to whatever that may be as a dream. Yes, I am that girl. When Starbucks announces the pumpkin drink, my fall heart skips a beat. I mean, have you been to Trader Joe’s in the fall? It is […]

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