Crispy Roasted Garlic Chicken

One of my new endeavors of the year is learning how to coupon.  Yes, the verb – coupon. As much as I love to...

S’mores Pops

All you need are 3 easy ingredients to make these yummy S’Mores Pops.  No campfire necessary! ;) Ever craving s’mores but don’t have a...

Pasta With Greek Cinnamon-Tomato Sauce

Mmmm…one of my favorite things about the holiday season is the celebration of cinnamon.  It’s everywhere!  In candles, in cookies, in warm drinks, and...

cherry, almond & white chocolate biscotti

To kick off the Christmas baking season on the blog, allow me to introduce you to….my favorite biscotti.  EVER. That’s right – no exaggeration...

Blue Cheese Twice-Baked Potatoes

A few years ago, a good friend brought along a dish of mashed potatoes to a potluck and surprised us all by announcing they...

Pumpkin Cheesecake With Gingersnap Crust

Had a lovely time celebrating Thanksgiving with family this year, spending the day sharing stories, lots of laughs, and of course…lots of delicious food!...

Peanut Butter Rice Crispy Treats

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! I’m taking off to go home to my folks’ and spend time with family.  But beforehand, wanted to leave you with...

Tortellini With Balsamic Brown Butter

Some people have shelves full of cookbooks in their house.  Others have piles and files of recipes clipped from magazines.  Me?  I have ne-ver-end-ing...

Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes

I may not be a huge fan of Christmas music in November.  Or Christmas merchandise hitting stores in October (ughhh).  But there is one...

Tilapia With Cilantro-Lemon Butter

“Looks like we made it….  Look how far we’ve come now baby…!” Ok, I’m actually not a big country music fan, but wahoo!!!  Made...

White Bean & Ham Soup

After a few glorious weeks of sunny and surprisingly warm fall weather, the temperature in Kansas City finally dropped today, making it feel much...

Cocoa and Chili Rubbed Pork Chops

I don’t know about other grocery stores across the country, but I feel like ours in Kansas City are always running sales on pork! ...