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Split Pea Soup With Homemade Ham Stock

Split Pea Soup With Homemade Ham Stock

One of my favorite things to make in the winter and spring is soup. When the weather turns to bitter cold, nothing makes a house more cozy than a big pot of soup simmering for hours on a stovetop. Not only do I love making soup, but […]

Easy Peasy No Bake Cookies

Easy Peasy No Bake Cookies

I love a recipe that comes together in a pinch and tastes like a million bucks. Who doesn’t!? No bake cookies are a household friend. I remember my mom whipping up a batch in minutes. I was never patient enough to let the cookies cool […]

Color of the Rainbow Bagels

Color of the Rainbow Bagels

Homemade Bagels: A fun time creating a delicious carbohydrate rich treat, and a perfect recipe for the little ones in your life to help with. Who doesn’t love a delicious warm bagel in the AM? My daughter prefers hers piled HIGH with butter, while I […]

Simple Seafood Pasta

Simple Seafood Pasta

On Monday I made my weekly trek to Trader Joe’s. Alas, we only have one store in a 150 mile radius. Thanks for that Michigan. Anyway, since the only store is still 30 miles away, I tend to make it there once a week or […]

The Naked Cake- delicious buttery goodness

The Naked Cake- delicious buttery goodness

Do you want to sink your teeth into the most moist, delicious, rich, amazing Butter Cake in the whole wide world? Of course you do, who wouldn’t?! And with this recipe you can do just that. Plus since its so beautiful you will also get […]

Lemon Blueberry Muffin Cake

Lemon Blueberry Muffin Cake

We love muffins over here. Like LOVE the heck out of them. When I lived at home my dad would make THE BEST lemon poppy seed and blueberry muffins on a weekly basis. Look dad! another shoutout! Once I moved out I realized that I […]

Lasagna

Lasagna

Some days call for a substantial dish of noodles, meat, and a hearty red sauce swimming in cheese. On those days look no further than this lasagna recipe. This dish is layers full of different flavors and textures that will make your taste buds come […]

Mushroom & Parmesan Risotto

Mushroom & Parmesan Risotto

Risotto is a dish that I always saw on cooking shows or ordered in restaurants, but never dreamed of making at home. On “Chopped” it is almost taboo to make, considering chefs try to make it in 20 minutes and it always takes longer. On […]

Delicious Twist on Bruschetta with Chickpeas

Delicious Twist on Bruschetta with Chickpeas

We are total suckers for a good dip. Really though, who doesn’t love a crunchy chip/cracker piled high with a delicious spread? Recently at a friend’s house for happy hour and a play date (it’s really the best way to have a play date), I had the […]

Double Chocolate Fudgy Brownies

Double Chocolate Fudgy Brownies

Pure bliss can easily be achieved in our house with a warm-from-the-oven brownie. Seriously, there is something just so wonderful about a moist, warm, chocolatey brownie. *apologies if you are one of those people who can’t handle the word “moist”* We admit, at the risk […]