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Merry Christmas


Merry Christmas! We hope you all have a wonderful holiday filled with love, laughter, and happiness! Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas! Enjoy the holiday and don’t forget to leave Santa a plate of cookies tonight!

Brown Butter Chex Mix


Brown Butter Chex Mix-browned butter makes this Chex Mix even better than the traditional snack mix!  Over the weekend we snuggled in and watched our favorite Christmas movies. One with the kiddos and one after they went to bed. You can’t watch a movie...

Loaded Baked Gnocchi


Loaded Baked Gnocchi-this baked gnocchi dish will remind you of a loaded baked potato! It is easy to make and ultimate comfort food! We are taking a break from sweets today, are you shocked? I tend to go a little sugar crazy in December....

White Chocolate Dipped Snickerdoodles


White Chocolate Dipped Snickerdoodles-classic snickerdoodles dipped in white chocolate and sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar! Snickerdoodles just got better!  Caleb loves helping me in the kitchen. He loves whisking, stirring, and of course taste testing. Last week, he asked if we could bake cookies. Like...

Deep Dish Chocolate Truffle Cookies


Deep Dish Chocolate Truffle Cookies-serve these rich chocolate truffle cookies warm with a scoop of ice cream and you have the perfect holiday dessert!  My dad isn’t big on Christmas, but he did have a few traditions that I have started with our family....

Le Creuset and Kitchen IQ Knife Sharpener Giveaway


Enter to win a fabulous giveaway from Le Creuset and Kitchen IQ!  Since it is the season of giving, we have a special giveaway for you today! We are giving away a Le Creuset 7 1/4 qt. Round French Oven in Cotton, a Le Creuset...

Eggnog White Chocolate Streusel Cake


Eggnog White Chocolate Streusel Cake-a simple cake that is made with eggnog, white chocolate, and finished with a streusel topping and eggnog glaze. Eggnog lovers will go crazy for this cake!  I like milk, but I am really not a milk drinker. I use...

Peppermint Pattie Brownies


Peppermint Pattie Brownies-rich, chocolaty brownies with a layer of Peppermint Patties inside and finished with ganache! Chocolate mint lovers will go crazy for these brownies!  How is your holiday baking going? Our kitchen is covered in flour, sugar and chocolate…just how I like it!...

Orange Cranberry Bread


Orange Cranberry Bread-sweet orange bread dotted with fresh cranberries and drizzled with an orange glaze! This bread is perfect for the holidays! It makes a great gift too!  Every week, I go through the grocery store flyers to see what is on sale. Josh...

20 Homemade Holiday Gifts


20 Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas that your friends and family are sure to love!  Earlier, we shared our Holiday Gift Guide for 2014. Well, we have a few more ideas up our sleeves. This time, we are sharing 20 Homemade Holiday Gifts! I love giving...