Confessions

Lemon Pudding Cakes

1. When a recipe calls for “fresh lemon juice”, approximately 50% of the time I use the bottled stuff in the little lemon bottle that will live in my refrigerator forever. I can’t be the only one, right? 2. Last Tuesday I had a...

Buffalo Ranch Chicken Bites

Buffalo Ranch Chicken Bites

I have a total treat for you today! These buffalo ranch chicken bites are absolutely amazing! I made these back before Christmas and I can’t believe it took me this long to share them with you. They make a great appetizer or snack food...

Winter Vegetable Soup

Winter Vegetable Soup

If you’ve been following along on Facebook, you may be aware that I received a new French Farmhouse cookbook for Christmas. I have to thank my sister-in-law for this gift, because I’m somewhat obsessed with it. I don’t normally read through cookbooks like novels,...

Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

This is one of those recipes that I saw in a magazine and immediately added the ingredients to my grocery list. We love sandwiches like this, and these barbecue beef sandwiches were no exception. The recipe is easy – just coat the meat in...

Homemade Vanilla Creamer

Homemade Vanilla Creamer

I am on a homemade coffee creamer roll! After discovering just how easy homemade creamers are to make, I haven’t been able to stop. I loved the previous versions (pumpkin spice creamer and peppermint mocha creamer), but I think this vanilla creamer is my...

Tortellini with Spinach, Broccoli, and Brown Butter

Tortellini with Spinach, Broccoli, and Brown Butter

I just had to start off the new year with something containing vegetables. I feel like I owe it to you after all of those cookie recipes I posted in December. If you’re like 95% of people everywhere, you’re probably craving some sort of...

Top 10 Recipes of 2012

Reader Favorites

I have to say I’ve been looking forward to this post for awhile. I love looking back over the year and figuring out which recipes ended up being reader favorites! I have my own favorites (and Mike probably has a completely different list), but...

Countdown to 2013: Best Dessert Recipes

Dessert

It wouldn’t be a true recap of the year if I didn’t include desserts! If you’ve been reading for any length of time, you’ve no doubt figured out that I post more desserts than any other type of recipe. What can I say, it’s...

Countdown to 2013: Best Snack and Appetizer Recipes

Snacks and Appetizers

I’ve been looking forward to today’s “best of” list, since I think it might come in pretty handy for New Year’s Eve celebrations. I love appetizer type foods, and I’m actually surprised I don’t have more of them on my site. I need to...

Countdown to 2013: Best Main Dish Recipes

Main Dish

Hello, and happy Friday! I hope everyone is enjoying the Countdown to 2013 series! I am having a great time looking through all the recipes I’ve posted this past year and picking out my favorites to share here. Today’s post is focused on main...