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  • strawberry sheet pan pancakes, sliced into squares

    Strawberry Sheet Pan Pancakes

    Strawberry Sheet Pan Pancakes are soft, plush, berry-licious pancakes baked right in the oven so everyone can dig into their warm stack at the same time. Perfect for weekend breakfasts, breakfast…

  • creamy lemon chicken on a plate with asparagus and tomatoes

    Creamy Lemon Chicken with Asparagus

    Creamy lemon chicken with asparagus is an easy one pot meal that feels elegant but takes just 30 minutes of your time ~ chalk up another dinnertime win!…

  • Puff Pastry Danish with raspberry jam

    Raspberry Almond Puff Pastry Danish

    Raspberry almond puff pastry Danish is an easy homemade Danish recipe that’s not too sweet, with a rich cream cheese filling and the perfect flaky crust. Breakfast just got a whole…

  • Blueberry lemon bundt cake with lemon glaze

    Lemon Blueberry Bundt Cake

    Lemon blueberry bundt cake is a moist breakfast or tea time cake that combines tart citrus with bursts of juicy berries. It’s one of those cakes that looks as good as…

  • Jarcuterie Jars, individual charcuterie in glass jars, lined up

    Jarcuterie!

    Jarcuterie are individual charcuterie boards in adorable jars or cups. Everybody gets to take their meat and cheese appetizer with them as they mingle (the concept is pure genius!)…

  • rhubarb crumble tart, sliced

    Rhubarb Crumble Tart

    My rhubarb crumble tart is a juicy shortbread tart warmed up with vanilla bean and a buttery oatmeal crumble topping. After you make it for Mom this Mother’s Day, be sure…

  • French Potato Salad in a bowl with striped napkin

    French Potato Salad

    French potato salad is a sunny Mediterranean inspired recipe ~ with creamy fingerling potatoes and crisp green beans in a zingy mustard vinaigrette, this no-mayo potato salad will be a new…

  • Chinese scallion oil in a clear jar with lid

    Chinese Scallion Oil Recipe

    Chinese scallion oil is one of the ‘mother sauces’ of Chinese cuisine, and incredibly easy to make with fresh green onions and vegetable oil. The oil has a fragrant, light onion…

  • asparagus and creme fraiche tart

    Mother’s Day recipes to impress Mom!

    Cooking for Mom? Do it up right with my best Mother’s Day recipes for appetizers, main courses, and desserts that are guaranteed to get her stamp of approval.…

  • Ham salad sandwiches with white bread

    Mom’s Ham Salad

    Ham salad just like mom made…with a few improvements to make this classic salad even better. Eat it in a sandwich, on crackers, or by the spoonful, it’s good!…

  • strawberry, lime and coconut Cinco de Mayo Popsicles

    A Cinco de Mayo Menu

    Cinco de Mayo is around the corner ~ and it’s the perfect excuse to dine al fresco. Need some recipe inspiration? I’ve got a Mexican themed menu to get your creative…

  • beer braised Mexican short rib tacos

    Mexican Short Rib Tacos

    Mexican short rib tacos are the BEST tacos ~ melt-in-your-mouth tender beef braised in a beer and guajillo chile sauce for Taco Tuesday, Cinco de Mayo, or just because!…

  • lemon brownies with glaze

    Lemon desserts for a spring fling!

    Lemon bars, lemon cakes, lemon pudding, lemon pie ~ oh my! We’re crushing on lemon like never before, so why not start with dessert?…

  • homemade ranch dressing in cup with radishes

    Homemade Ranch Dressing

    Homemade ranch dressing is simple to whip up and tastes lighter and fresher than anything in a bottle. Use it as a salad dressing, or a dip for crisp veggies!…

  • a curried chickpea salad sandwich on a bagel

    Curried Chickpea Salad (vegan or not!)

    My curried chickpea salad is a wonderful plant based version of a classic curried chicken salad ~ this recipe is so fresh and delicious you won’t miss the meat at all.…

  • breaking apart a piece of rhubarb breakfast cake

    Easy Rhubarb Breakfast Cake

    My Rhubarb Breakfast Cake is a classic rhubarb cake recipe ~ the kind your grandma made, if you were lucky. It’s packed with jammy bits of sweet/tart rhubarb and it’s officially…

  • berry pavlova on a cake stand with fresh mint

    Easter Dessert Recipes

    Vibrant Easter dessert recipes we make on repeat all spring. There’s something for everyone, from decadent chocolate cake to light and airy pavlovas.…

  • Mexican Chocolate Cake, flourless or not

    Gluten Free Cake Recipes for Spring

    These gluten free cake recipes for spring are perfect for Mother’s Day, Easter, Passover, showers, graduations…so many cake-worthy occasions. From decadent chocolate cakes to delicate tea cakes and pavlovas, these gluten…

  • Whipped Basil Ricotta with spring veggies

    Whipped Basil Ricotta with Spring Crudité

    Whipped Basil Ricotta with Spring Crudité ~ a healthy ode to spring produce, this raw vegetable appetizer with a fluffy herb ricotta dip is the perfect way to welcome the new…

  • A vase filled with purple flowers

    Spring Backyard Flower Arranging

    You don’t have to have a Martha Stewart style cutting garden to put fresh flowers on the table throughout the season. Here are my top tips for spring backyard flower arranging,…

  • lemon shortbread with berries

    Lemon Shortbread

    Lemon shortbread is crisp on the outside, buttery soft inside, with a lovely aromatic lemon flavor. This easy elegant dessert literally melts in your mouth!…

  • strawberry frosting in a jar with berries

    Fresh Strawberry Frosting

    Finally, a strawberry frosting that actually tastes like fresh berries. It’s made with cream cheese for an extra bit of tang, and a whole pint of strawberries!…

  • Easter Brownies topped with crushed Easter candy

    Easter Brownies

    Easter brownies are thick fudgy brownies topped with crushed candy coated chocolate eggs. This fun Easter dessert puts a smile on everyone’s face!…

  • taking a slice of Mary Berry's Lemon Drizzle Cake

    What to Bake for Easter Brunch

    Spring brunch recipes from coffee cakes and scones to bundts, sweet breads, and pound cake, I’ve got the spring-forward treats to tempt the adults and lure the kids away from their…

  • French carrot salad in a wooden bowl with salad servers

    French Carrot Salad

    This classic French carrot salad is simplicity at its best – a fresh, two-ingredient salad tossed with the perfect lemon Dijon dressing for the most versatile side dish you’ll make all…

  • colorful pansy shortbread cookies

    How to Make Pansy Topped Shortbread Cookies

    How to Make Pansy Topped Shortbread Cookies ~ these are my favorite buttery shortbread cookies topped with colorful and delicate edible flowers. This pretty tea time treat is surprisingly easy to…

  • Salmon Cobb Salad in a wooden salad bowl with salad spoons

    Salmon Cobb Salad

    Salmon Cobb Salad is a twist on a satisfying and delicious classic main course salad that proves that salad can complete with tacos or pizza any night of the week!…

  • spring pasta

    Our Favorite Spring Dinner Recipes

    These simple fresh spring dinner recipes are our absolute favorite way to eat this season, from comforting pastas and risottos, to uber healthy sheet pan salmon and roasted shrimp.…

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