Food for the Soul, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Creamy Turkey Wild Rice Soup

Homemade soup is the best! Soup lovers will appreciate the unbelievable flavors, loaded with vegetables & a touch of creaminess. It's so delicious 😋 Chilly weather calls for soup! If you don't have turkey on hand, use chicken instead. This recipe is great for sharing. Serve it along side a sandwich or dinner rolls. Perfect… Continue reading Creamy Turkey Wild Rice Soup

Happiness is homemade, Home Cooking, Recipes

Pasta with Creamy Alfredo Sauce

Alfredo sauce anyone? I love it 😍 Seasoned chicken, garlic, vegetables & parmigiano pair beautifully together. I love cooking new pasta dishes! There's something about a creamy, garlic Parmesan sauce. If you haven't made Alfredo sauce ~ It's simple & so scrumptious! I'm always searching for new pasta meal ideas and couldn't wait to share… Continue reading Pasta with Creamy Alfredo Sauce

Brunch, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Brioche French Toast

Brioche Brunch! Who loves to brunch? I do : ) This fluffy, pillowy soft brioche french toast is definitely an upgrade from your typical french toast. You can make brioche bread from scratch (may I recommend a recipe by Fifteen Spatulas) or brioche bread is now available at many local supermarkets. I wanted to share… Continue reading Brioche French Toast

Baked, Dessert, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Pistachio and Honey Crème Brulee

Cracking into this French dessert! Sweet custard, caramelized sugar ...I love, love, love creme brulee : ) It's a dessert I look for while dining out. My first time making creme brûlée --- I was scared I would ruin a wonderfully delicious dessert. The process is fairly simple, followed the instructions and it tastes great.… Continue reading Pistachio and Honey Crème Brulee

Baked, Dessert, Happiness is homemade

Coconut Macaroons

Macaroons... dipped in chocolate rum! That's right : ) I LOVE coconut. I know a few people that aren't coconut fans due to the texture. These cuties are so easy to make --- great on their own or dipped in chocolate deliciousness!  Lightly golden brown on the outside and chewy inside. I scattered the coconut… Continue reading Coconut Macaroons

Baked, Dessert, Happiness is homemade, Holidays

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Baking the season bright! Warm, delicious, chewy with slightly melted morsels 😋 There are a variety of amazing flavored cookies but making the classic chocolate chip holds a special place in my heart --- baking memories with my Mom, Grandmom & my son!  My go to recipe for National Cookie Day (today) and holidays : )… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies

Happiness is homemade, Holidays, Recipes

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Spread on the cran! Simple & delicious... sweet & tarty cranberry sauce.  Are you a cranberry can-fan? I was until this happened : ) Homemade! The aroma! Fresh cranberries need sweetness --- add a variety of vanilla, brown sugar, pomegranate, orange juice or a cinnamon stick. I chose this recipe with cinnamon to share with… Continue reading Homemade Cranberry Sauce