Winter Fruit Salad -- easy to make, and sweetened with a hint of honey | gimmesomeoven.com

Easy Winter Fruit Salad

Brrrrr, it finally got cold in Kansas City this past weekend! Like, crank-up-the-heater, bust out the eskimo-coat-with-its-excessive-puffiness-and-furryness, pad-around-everywhere-in-fluffy-slippers(-that-my-dog-likes-to-attack), guzzle-5-mugs-of-hot-cinnamon-tea-a-day, question-for-the-thousandth-time-why-I-still-live-in-the-Midwest kind of COLD.  Even Henry was shaking like a leaf each time I took him outside.  (Which of course meant that it was time to pull out his handsome little sweaters, which...

A delicious collection of 15 Leftover Turkey Recipes that will put that Thanksgiving surplus to good use! | gimmesomeoven.com

15 Leftover Turkey Recipes

Sooooo, pretty sure I’m one of those girls who looks forward to turkey leftovers more than the actual bird on Thanksgiving itself. Anyone with me?!? I mean, don’t get me wrong, I’m not opposed to plain ol’ turkey and gravy.  I’ll gladly help myself to a small portion on T-Day...

Coconut Lime Shortbread Cookies 3

Coconut Lime Shortbread Cookies

Today I thought we’d take a trip back down into the blog’s archives to revisit one of my all-time favorite cookie recipes. I actually posted the recipe for these cookies back in my very first year of blogging, and they’ve been getting progressively buried in our cookie archives ever since.  But I still make...

Super-Easy Cranberry Baked Brie Bites Recipe -- the perfect appetizer for holiday parties or anytime you're craving savory and sweet! | gimmesomeoven.com

Super-Easy Cranberry Baked Brie Bites

This post is sponsored by Bota Box. Here’s the thing about neighbors — they’re sure good at keeping life real. Know what I mean? Whether it’s bumping into each other on the front lawn as we’re taking our dogs out in the morning (pre-makeup, pre-coffee, and thus pre-having-the-ability-to-form-a-coherent-sentence), or popping by to...

Coconut Oil Chex Mix Recipe -- easy to make in the oven or microwave, and so tasty! | gimmesomeoven.com

Coconut Oil Chex Mix

This recipe is sponsored by Chex, maker of the rockstar ingredient in my favorite party mix.  :) It’s party tiiiiiiiime! Actually, it’s Chex party mix time! Because I must be honest — as someone who pretty much always chooses savory over sweet, I’m always on the lookout for other options beyond the trays...

Sparkling Cranberry Orange Sangria Recipe -- quick and easy to make, and perfect for the holidays or any good party! | gimmesomeoven.com

Sparkling Cranberry Orange Sangria

‘Tis the season for friends. And giving. And, of course, Friendsgiving! Somehow I lucked out this year and have had the chance to celebrate a record — not one, not two, but — three Friendsgiving celebrations this month.  And I must say, I absolutely love that this little holiday has become...

Tex-Mex Mashed Potatoes (Papas Con Chile) -- seriously my favorite mashed potatoes ever!  So simple, so flavorful, and SO GOOD. | gimmesomeoven.com

Tex-Mex Mashed Potatoes (Papas Con Chile)

This recipe is sponsored by Old El Paso. Oh my goodness, these potatoes. I know that I write about food all the time, but I don’t even know where to begin telling you about the freaking magic that is this Tex-Mex Mashed Potatoes recipe.  Let me just advise you to run,...

Easy Apple Crisp Recipe -- made with simple ingredients, naturally gluten-free, and SO delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Easy Apple Crisp

Two nights ago, I hosted what has become one of my favorite annual traditions — Neighborsgiving! And thanks to my wonderful neighbors — it was awesome. And thanks to a few super easy recipes — my prep for the party was amazingly stress-free.  Which was doubly awesome. The theme of the night was...