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Pomegranate Pear Avocado Salad -- fresh, flavorful, and simply delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Pomegranate, Pear & Avocado Salad

I made you a very merry salad! Well, actually I made it to share at a Christmas party a few weeks ago with some leftover ingredients from my favorite 5-Ingredient Pomegranate Pear Salad that I have been making non-stop this season.  And then it was so simple, so fresh, and so flavorful that...

How To: Open & De-Seed A Pomegranate | gimmesomeoven.com

15 Holiday Desserts

Baked goods are my special vice, and there’s no shortage of them around this time of year.  (Give me all your sugar cookies!)  There’s something particularly magical about the kinds of desserts that grace our holiday tables. I mean, how often do we have gingerbread, peppermint or eggnog flavored...

Peanut Butter Cookies | gimmesomeoven.com

Peanut Butter Cookies

How do you organize your life? Are you someone who lives and breathes by your Google calendar?  Carry around an old-school paper agenda?  Decorate your office with Post-Its?  Call on Superwoman Siiri to save the day? My not-so-organized life seems to always include a bit of each of those....

Vegetable Beef Soup | gimmesomeoven.com

Vegetable Beef Soup

I have developed a little tradition at the beginning of each winter of having my own personal soup-a-thon.  On a random Saturday once the weather turns cold, I make a mega grocery store run, then come home and pull out just about every pot and slow cooker I own, and make...

Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe | gimmesomeoven.com

Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

I seem to have developed a bad habit over the past few years of buying chocolate chips that never make it into cookies. Does anyone else do this?! Like probably many of you, I have an entire “baking supplies drawer” in my kitchen devoted to chocolate chips, sprinkles, dried fruit, nuts,...

15 Feel Better Soup Recipes | gimmesomeoven.com

15 Feel-Better Soup Recipes

I’ve been a battling my annual cold this past week, which always seems to hit during the busiest, worst time of the year, smack dab in the middle of  Christmas shopping, baking and wrapping. Colds are so intrusive, so rude. Colds don’t care if you’ve got things to do and...

Pomegranate Green Apple Sangria | gimmesomeoven.com

Pomegranate Green Apple Sangria

I’m in the market for a new electric guitar right now.  But as much as I’m in it to find a guitar with that perfectly sweet, mellow, beautiful tone — let’s be real — I’m also shopping for a totally cute guitar.  I love me a gorgeous guitar. Same apparently...

5-Ingredient Italian Sausage and Kale Baked Ziti | gimmesomeoven.com

5-Ingredient Italian Sausage and Kale Baked Ziti

My friend, Michelle, has a little family “tradition” that all us friends have decided to co-opt and adopt for ourselves.  It’s Very Serious Business, it’s an art to be learned, and it’s best studied in groups.  And it’s fondly called… …ultimate comfort. To quote, Michelle defines ultimate comfort as...