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  • wild rice salad in a glass bowl

    Wild Rice Salad with Maple Cider Vinaigrette

    Wild Rice Salad with Maple Cider Vinaigrette  is loaded with roasted sweet potato, crisp apples, tart cranberries, and toasted pecans. This rice salad will become your most popular Thanksgiving side dish…

  • Overhead photo of creamy Tuscan Chicken Thighs in blue pan

    Creamy Tuscan Chicken Thighs

    Creamy Tuscan chicken thighs inspired by Olive Garden ~ crispy chicken in a creamy sauce is a 30 minute chicken thigh recipe the family loves!…

  • Diving into a slice of apple cake with a fork

    Apple Butter Cake with Brown Sugar Buttercream

    My Apple Butter Cake with Brown Sugar Buttercream is the perfect fall dessert ~ think golden apple spice cake with a plush caramel frosting. It’s got the perfect fall color palette, too;…

  • spiced peach bread, sliced on parchment paper

    Easy Spiced Peach Bread

    My Spiced Peach Bread straddles the best of summer and fall, it’s got chunks of juicy ripe peach warmed up with cinnamon, allspice, and nutmeg. This easy quick bread became an…

  • CORN AND BASIL SALAD

    Creamy Sweet Corn Salad

    My Creamy Sweet Corn Salad recipe is an easy summer side dish with lots of fresh basil and a yummy sour cream and buttermilk dressing. This simple salad could easily steal…

  • Raspberry layer cake topped with raspberries and raspberry leaves.

    Vanilla Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

    Vanilla Cake with Raspberry Buttercream ~ a pretty pink raspberry cake recipe for the raspberry lovers in your life! (Tip ~ use frozen berries when fresh aren’t available.)…

  • Russian style beet salad in a white bowl

    Beet Salad with Sour Cream and Dill

    Ukrainian Beet Salad with Sour Cream and Dill is going to be my vibrant stand in for potato salad this summer. I toss sweet earthy beets with a creamy dressing and…

  • lemon icebox pie with a slice missing

    Lemon Icebox Pie

    Old fashioned lemon icebox pie is my idea of heaven on a summer night. A crumbly graham cracker crust is filled with a tangy lemon custard and heaped with vanilla scented…

  • radish dip with fresh radishes

    Creamy Spring Onion and Radish Dip

    Creamy Spring Onion and Radish Dip ~ two of spring’s freshest ingredients come together in this crunchy, creamy, irresistible dip! Make it skinny with veggie sticks, or pair it up with…

  • A pink frosted sugar cookie with sprinkles

    Soft Sugar Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

    Soft Sugar Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting are thick buttery sugar cookies slathered with a creamy frosting and lots of colorful sprinkles. These big bakery style cookies are perfect for Easter…

  • slice and bake peanut butter chocolate chip shortbread cookies

    5 Creamy, Dreamy Peanut Butter Desserts!

    Peanut butter is one of those flavors some of us can’t get enough of. And it happens to have just the right texture and flavor to enhance so many recipes. Here…

  • cream of jalapeno soup in small bowl

    Cream of Jalapeño Soup

    Cream of Jalapeño Soup is a lovely combination of spicy peppers in a creamy, cheesy soup base. Fresh cilantro and lime add the perfect touch to this unique soup.…

  • harvest wild rice salad in glass and silicone baking dish

    Harvest Wild Rice Salad

    My Harvest Wild Rice Salad recipe is a delicious celebration of the season and a holiday potluck masterpiece. Have you been asked to bring a side? Go bold with a colorful…

  • cranberry relish in a small glass jar

    Cranberry Relish with Horseradish and Sour Cream

    Cranberry Relish with Horseradish and Sour Cream is an adaptation of a 1959 Craig Claiborne recipe made famous as Mama Stamberg’s cranberry relish on NPR’s All Things Considered. It’s a fabulously…

  • pumpkin spice cheesecake topped with piped whipped cream and nutmeg

    Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake

    My Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake topped with whipped cream is a surprisingly easy make ahead dessert recipe for the holidays. Give everybody a break from pumpkin pie this year and serve cheesecake…

  • piece of flourless pumpkin bread with fork

    Flourless Pumpkin Spice Cake

    This Flourless Pumpkin Spice Cake is the ultimate gluten free fall dessert ~ it’s like a cross between a pumpkin cake and a pumpkin pie ~ denser than cake, lighter than…

  • spiced peaches

    Old Fashioned Spiced Peaches

    Old Fashioned Spiced Peaches is a retro recipe poised for a comeback. These easy classic Southern pickled peaches were always on our Thanksgiving table when I was growing up, and I…

  • almond cake with blackberry buttercream frosting

    Almond Layer Cake with Blackberry Buttercream

    This celebratory Almond Layer Cake with Blackberry Buttercream is an elegant combination of the perfect yellow cake with an unusual tangy berry frosting…don’t be surprised if this easy layer cake becomes…

  • spiced lamb meatballs with hummus

    Spiced Lamb Meatballs with Hummus

    Spiced lamb meatballs with hummus can be a hearty starter or a light meal ~ it’s all deliciously scoop-able with a torn piece of pita. This Middle Eastern hummus platter is…

  • a bowl of sour cream and onion potato salad with fresh chives

    Sour Cream and Onion Potato Salad

    Sour Cream and Onion Potato Salad is a fun barbecue side dish the whole family loves ~ and yes, there are potato chips right in the salad!…

  • A big slice of Creamsicle Cake, with fork

    Orange Creamsicle Cake

    My Creamsicle Cake is an easy orange layer cake made from scratch for birthdays, family meals, and summer potlucks ~ it’s the perfect orange dessert! If you haven’t had a Creamsicle…

  • Coconut Rice with a sprig of cilantro

    How to Make Coconut Rice

    My coconut rice recipe is rich and creamy with a subtle tropical flavor perfect with chicken or fish. It instantly upgrades stir frys, rice bowls, and curries. Kids love it plain,…

  • Fruit Salad with creamy coconut poppy seed dressing

    Creamy Fruit Salad with Coconut Dressing

    Creamy Fruit Salad with Coconut Dressing ~ it’s  grandma’s potluck classic spiffed up and brought into the 21st century with a non-dairy vegan coconut lime dressing, and trust me, you won’t…

  • Clotted Cream Shortbread, cut into squares

    Cornish Clotted Cream Shortbread

    Cornish Clotted Cream Shortbread  is an authentic shortbread recipe that uses clotted cream in addition to butter to make the most luxurious breakfast or tea time treat ever. This is the…

  • A Brown Sugar Bourbon Icebox Pie topped with shaved chocolate curls

    Brown Sugar Bourbon Icebox Pie

    My Brown Sugar Bourbon Icebox Pie recipe with lots of pillowy whipped bourbon mousse piled into a dark chocolate crumb crust and topped with more dark chocolate is a seriously adult…

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