Pumpkin Rigatoni

It’s what’s for dinner! Amazing, delicious pasta in a creamy-savory pumpkin sauce topped with roasted walnuts, rosemary & seasonings : ) Do you search for quick dinner ideas? I do especially for the weeknights! Pasta is simple to cook & smothered in a creamy pumpkin sauce. So yum! A vegan-friendly option is listed in theContinue reading “Pumpkin Rigatoni”

Orecchiette with Butternut Squash

Fantastic flavors! Pasta tossed with broccoli rabe, evoo, red pepper flakes & parmigiana : ) I love butternut squash — it’s so versatile + you can enjoy it anytime of the year! A healthy’ish meal that tastes amazing. You can purchase pre-cut containers for easy convenience. I prefer cutting fresh squash {not an easy taskContinue reading “Orecchiette with Butternut Squash”

Baked Apple Cider Donuts

Fall flavors!! This irresistible donut is baked & coated with cinnamon sugar. Perfect with a hot cup of coffee : ) I have wonderful memories picking apples & pumpkins with my son! Apple Cider donuts were a must-have during our yearly Pumpkin Patch visit. This recipe is simple & so delicious! Tip: do not overContinue reading “Baked Apple Cider Donuts”

Homemade Salted Caramel

Simply scrumptious! Sure store bought brands are good but homemade caramel 💃 is so much better : ) Have you made caramel before? I felt intimidated the first time making caramel. This is an easy recipe that doesn’t require a thermometer : ) A few helpful tips: use a long wooden spoon or heat resistantContinue reading “Homemade Salted Caramel”

S’mores Cookies

S’mores summer smiles : ) A warm chocolate chip cookie with melted marshmallow-y gooeyness & crumbled graham cracker flavor. This is my first time making S’mores cookies — doubting a cookie combination would resemble that amazing outdoor treat we all know & love. It was pretty darn close! Craving s’mores without a campfire? 🔥 It’sContinue reading “S’mores Cookies”

Caprese Bread Bowl

Cheesy goodness! Melted mozzarella inside, crisp bread topped with fresh cherry tomatoes, basil & drizzled balsamic vinegar : ) Are you a caprese lover? I am 🙂 This tasty, fun twist will not disappoint you. The melted mozzarella slightly bubbled over ~ combined with tomatoes, bread & balsamic is incredibly delicious! I made a noContinue reading “Caprese Bread Bowl”

Milk Bread Coffee Cinnamon Rolls

Sweet start! Mondays should always look like this 😉 Perfect pillowy soft milk bread dough {tangzhong} with coffee cream cheese frosting : ) I love baking — my home smells amazing + sharing sweet treats tend to make people smile!! These cinnamon rolls are so fluffy fantastic. If you love coffee & sweets as muchContinue reading “Milk Bread Coffee Cinnamon Rolls”

Raspberry Rose Cream Puffs

Raspberry heaven! A light, airy pastry filled with raspberry whipped cream and topped with dark chocolate ganache : ) These French pastries are so buttery & light. I made cream puffs once …decades ago 🤫and felt intimidated. Re-visiting these adorable desserts with minimal anxiety + a fun summery twist! I highly recommend making the raspberryContinue reading “Raspberry Rose Cream Puffs”

Garlic Cheddar Biscuits

Cheesy buttery garlic goodness! So fluffy & dreamy straight from the oven : ) Similar to a popular restaurant biscuit! They’re so simple & delicious. Flaky with the perfect amount of cheese & garlic. Great for breakfast, lunch or dinner. I originally planned to use news paper to line the mini loaf pan however, theContinue reading “Garlic Cheddar Biscuits”

Spring Pea Pasta with Burrata

Eat your peas! I can still hear my Mom saying those very words. Bright sweet peas tossed with ditalini pasta, seasonings & a splash of lemon makes a perfect side or dinner dish : ) Peas were never my favorite however, I’ve grown to enjoy them. Perhaps it’s the combination with pasta 😁 A light,Continue reading “Spring Pea Pasta with Burrata”