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. PerfectContinue reading “Creamy Turkey Wild Rice Soup”

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 shareContinue reading “Pasta with Creamy Alfredo Sauce”

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 shareContinue reading “Brioche French Toast”

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”

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 coconutContinue reading “Coconut Macaroons”

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”

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 withContinue reading “Homemade Cranberry Sauce”

Homemade Cornbread

Sweet cornbread! Honey, butter or both? Fluffy, slightly sweet & dangerously good with melted butter or drizzled honey on top : )  A perfect side for holiday meals or barbecues. My Grandmom was a southern lady who loved her some cornbread.  I’ve made several cornbread recipes over the years — this particular recipe includes honey.Continue reading “Homemade Cornbread”

Maple Bourbon Candied Pecans

Oh Nuts! Sweet bourbon roasted pecans ….yes please : ) A great snack, topping for ice cream or add to a salad. If you have never made roasted nuts, you should. They’re simple to make and so much better than the pre-made store package. I’m a huge sweet n’ salty fan — this recipe willContinue reading “Maple Bourbon Candied Pecans”

Mashed Potatoes, Homemade

Mash em’ up! These homemade mashed potatoes are a staple side dish on my family’s Thanksgiving table. Simple, creamy, buttery — a delicious (devoured) dish. Great on their own or a perfect side for dinner : ) This is one of my son’s absolute favorites & most requested. He swears they’re the best (sweet kidContinue reading “Mashed Potatoes, Homemade”