Black Bean Chili

This Black Bean Chili is a meal in a bowl. It’s hearty and full of flavors, which is why chili is one of those comfort foods I love! Not only is it delicious, but good for you too! My dad always wanted a big bowl of chili, no matter what the weather was outside, rain or shine. He would be

Eggnog Chia Protein Pudding

This egg-free and dairy-free Eggnog Chia Protein Pudding is a healthy way to start your New Year! Chia seeds are one of the top superfoods, full of fiber, protein, and omega-3 fatty acids, along with other vitamins and minerals. Earlier this week I was in a funk. I was eating healthy and getting enough sleep, yet I felt like I

Cranberry Apple Mulled Wine

Disclaimer – This recipe for Cranberry Apple Mulled Wine was entered in Cape Cod Select Blogger Recipe Challenge.   The week following Christmas and right before New Year’s Eve always feels like a black hole to me. I can never remember what day it is, weekday or weekend, because everyone’s off for the Holidays, and it’s messing with my mind. For

Skillet French Apple Pear Pie

This Skillet French Apple Pear Pie has been in my sights for some time now. Ever since I made my Apple Pie last year, this pie has been on my baking bucket list. Maybe it’s the sweet crumb crust on top or maybe it’s because I get to make this pie in my iron skillet. Whatever the reason it’s been on

Copycat Lofthouse Sugar Cookies with Fluffy Maple Buttercream Frosting

These copycat Lofthouse sugar cookies with fluffy maple buttercream frosting make the perfect Fall cookie. Light and fluffy maple buttercream frosting sitting high upon a {copycat} Lofthouse sugar cookie. You can even smell the maple enticing you to take just one bite. I know it’s a little late for Maple flavors since we’re in full swing with Christmas and peppermint,

Drunken Cherry Cranberry Sauce

You’re going to love the flavor red wine brings to this Drunken Cherry Cranberry Sauce.  I love cooking and baking with alcohol during the holidays. And no, it’s not because I drink, but because it adds a richer flavor to whatever you add it to. For example, my most recent Pumpkin Pie, where I add bourbon to the pumpkin filling

Turkey Sandwich with Cranberry Sandwich Sauce

Initially, this was going to just be a recipe post for this amazing Cranberry Sandwich Sauce. But then, I thought y’all might want to know how I throw together a delicious turkey sandwich. So here it is, my recipe for my Turkey Sandwich with Cranberry Sandwich Sauce. This sandwich tastes best with a thick slice of turkey breast and not

Pumpkin Pie

A Pumpkin Pie that gets a kick of flavoring from added bourbon and chai spice. The leaf inspired crust and decorations turns this Pumpkin Pie into a Thanksgiving table centerpiece. It seems odd to be celebrating Thanksgiving week right now. Seems like just yesterday we were celebrating Independence Day. Especially since we’re having a warmer than normal Fall. Climate change

Apple Cranberry Pie

This Apple Cranberry Pie, made with Kyvan Honey Apple Butter, will be the showstopper of your Thanksgiving or Christmas holiday meal. Last week I finally got some inspiration to get into the kitchen to start my Holiday baking, starting with this Apple Cranberry Pie. The weather turning a bit colder helped me in this decision. Seriously, where is Fall? We

Caramel Pear Smoothie Bowl

I’ve been wanting to share this Caramel Pear Smoothie Bowl recipe for quite some time now. Yes, I’ve been enjoying this delicious smoothie bowl since August. Please don’t hate me. As we all start prepping for Thanksgiving, sometimes we forget to eat or grab something on the go that really isn’t all that good for us. That is, until now. Drum