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Winter

  • classic chicken soup in a bowl with spoon

    The Cozy Soup Recipes You Need Right Now!

    My Best Cozy Soup Recipes ~ a  pot of homemade soup bubbling away on the stove is the bear hug of comfort foods…creamy, hearty, and nourishing, these cold-weather soups will fill…

  • Warm lemon puddings on a baking sheet with blueberries

    Warm Lemon Pudding Cake (gluten free, or not!)

    My Flourless Warm Lemon Pudding Cake is downright magical ~ it’s an easy self-saucing lemon sponge cake dessert that bakes up with a fluffy cake layer and a tangy pudding layer.…

  • Spiced Vanilla Pear Oatmeal

    Spiced Vanilla Pear Oatmeal is a healthy gluten free hot cereal with floral, fruity pear, fragrant vanilla, warm spices, and creamy oats ~ it makes for an aromatherapy boost we could…

  • A bowl of Maple Candied Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

    Maple Candied Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

    Maple Candied Brussels Sprouts with Bacon ~ tender Brussels sprouts roasted in maple syrup and a little bacon grease (sorry not sorry,) topped with lots of crispy bacon bits ~ nobody, but nobody,…

  • Gingerbread Snickerdoodles

    Gingerbread Snickerdoodles ~ soft, buttery, chewy snickerdoodle dough is infused with molasses and coated with sugar and classic gingerbread spices for a holiday-ready twist on a favorite cookie!…

  • What to Eat Now: Citrus

    What to Eat Now: Citrus ~ here are the best citrus recipes on tvfgi to help you make the most of these juicy gems of mid-winter, whether you have access to…

  • What to Make Now: Healing Soups

    These healing soups are packed with immune boosting powerhouse ingredients like spinach, garlic, turmeric, saffron, cayenne, and ginger. Whether you’re fighting a flu or just trying to stay warm this winter,…

  • Black Rice Salad with Roasted Vegetables

    Black Rice Salad with Roasted Vegetables ~  this clean-out-the-fridge salad can be changed up in countless ways depending on what you have around…and it’s proof that leftovers don’t have to be…

  • Homemade Gingerbread Ice Cream

    Homemade Gingerbread Ice Cream ~ my latest ice cream obsession is bursting with the warm spicy flavor of the best gingerbread!…

  • Grapefruit Gingersnap Pie

    This tangy Grapefruit Gingersnap Pie is a riff on my popular CRANBERRY GINGERSNAP PIE, which was just too good to let alone ~ this sunny mid-winter dessert wows everybody!…

  • Butter Pecan Sweet Potato Casserole

    Butter Pecan Sweet Potato Casserole ~  this amazing side dish has a souffle-like base of fluffy yellow sweet potatoes topped with a pecan streusel, don’t save this luscious recipe just for…

  • What to Sip Now: Cozy Drinks

    What to Sip Now: Cozy Drinks ~ it’s finally here, my favorite time of year, cozy drink season!  I’ll pour myself at least one a day from now until spring ~…

  • Hot Dulce de Leche

    Hot Dulce de Leche ~ a decadently creamy and delicious hot caramel milk that gives cocoa a run for its money ~ once you try it there’s no turning back!…

  • rye and carrot salad

    Rye and Carrot Salad

    Rye and Carrot Salad ~ I’m all about grain salads in the cooler months, and this one made with healthy rye berries is wholesome, satisfying, and incredibly tasty!  Serve it as…

  • Green Goddess Immune Boosting Soup

    Green Goddess Immune Boosting Soup ~ this nourishing soup is the cold weather equivalent to your power smoothie.  It’s a vibrant soup packed with everything you need to get through cold…

  • Blood Orange and Jicama Salad is a light refreshing winter salad

    Blood Orange and Jicama Salad

    Blood Orange and Jicama Salad is a refreshing mix of juicy citrus and crunchy jicama — it’ll make you forget all about the mid-February blues and give you a healthy dose…

  • A rich creamy thick hot chocolate to end all hot chocolates!

    The Ultimate Hot Chocolate

    The Ultimate Hot Chocolate ~ this thick, rich, chocolatey hot cocoa is going to be your new best friend this winter, trust me!…

  • Healthy Overnight Steel Cut Oatmeal with Whiskey Butter

    Overnight Steel Cut Oats with Whiskey Butter

    Authentic Irish Overnight Steel Cut Oats with Whiskey Butter ~ this whole grain porridge is the perfect fall and winter breakfast or brunch dish…serve it to overnight guests and they may…

  • White Turkey Chili

    Creamy White (leftover) Turkey Chili

    Creamy White (leftover) Turkey Chili is a luscious creamy white chili that gets raves every time ~ best of all, the slow cooker does all the work and you get all…

  • odka and Clementine Glazed Salmon 3

    Vodka and Clementine Glazed Salmon

    Vodka and Clementine Glazed Salmon ~ This easy and healthy citrussy 30-minute salmon is a celebration of seasonal eating!…

  • Gingerbread French Toast

    Gingerbread French Toast

    Gingerbread French Toast ~ the simple addition of molasses and a few spices transforms plain French toast into something worth lingering over. Hey everybody— we’re complete slugs today in our house…I…

  • Sicilian Citrus Salad

    This beautiful and healthy stacked Sicilian Citrus Salad is a brilliant pop of color and flavor for your winter table!…

  • Seven Grain Pumpkin Pancakes

    Seven Grain Pumpkin Pancakes ~ fluffy and delicious pumpkin pancakes made with seven different types of flour for the ultimate healthy-ish fall breakfast!…

  • roasted winter vegetables

    Roasted Winter Vegetable Lasagna

    Roasted Winter Vegetable Lasagna is the perfect cozy winter meal ~ Meatless Monday will never be the same!…

  • Gingerbread Muffins with Lemon Glaze

    Gingerbread Muffins with Lemon Glaze ~ the scent of gingerbread baking is one of the joys of the season — these muffins are perfect for holiday mornings.…

  • Drinking Chocolate

    The authentic Drinking Chocolate Recipe from the famous L. A. Burdick chocolatier.  It’s thick, rich, decadent, and made without any added sugar.  …