Your Favorite Recipes Of 2017

A collection of the 10 most popular new recipes on Gimme Some Oven in 2017.  Are your favorite recipes listed here?! Hey friends!  Hope that this finds you well today, and that your holidays were warm and bright and filled with lots of love.  ♡ I’m taking this week off to catch up...

Our 2017 Christmas “Card” (VIDEO)

Friends!  In lieu of sending out official holiday cards this year, because — let’s face it, both of us are total procrastinators, plus mailboxes and inboxes of all kinds have never been our forte — we thought we’d sing you all a little Christmas song instead.  ♡ From our home to yours, we wish...

Mulled Wine

This traditional homemade mulled wine recipe is incredibly easy to make, and it’s SO cozy and delicious. Mmmmm…mulled wine.  ♡ Also known as glühwein, vino caliente, glögg, vin brulé, bisschopswijn, vin chaud, candola, vinho quente…or literally a hundred other names, depending on where in the world life may find you.  Needless to say, it seems...

The BEST Stovetop Mac and Cheese

This truly is the BEST stovetop mac and cheese recipe!  It only requires one pot (no extra pot to cook the pasta), it’s ready to go in about 20 minutes from start to finish, and it’s perfectly creamy and cheesy and delicious. This weekend, Barclay and I went to a food...

Our First Christmas In Barcelona: Caga Tió, The Christmas Pooping Log! (VIDEO)

One of the best surprises of moving to Barcelona has actually been getting to know some of the Gimme Some Oven readers that live here in Barcelona.  Case in point — my new friend and long-time blog reader, Laura, who graciously agreed to come and help us with today’s new...

Chai Eggnog

This Chai Eggnog recipe is lightened up a bit, quick and easy to prepare, and simmered with vanilla and chai tea bags for an extra delicious kick.  Feel free to spike your eggnog with a pour of bourbon, rum or brandy if you’d like. As much as we’re loving...

Egg Roll Soup

This Egg Roll Soup recipe brings together all of those irresistible egg roll flavors we love…in a soup!!  It’s quick and easy to make, and easy to customize with pork, chicken, or mushrooms (<– if you’d like to make it vegan). 2017 has officially been deemed the Year Of The...

Pasta with Caramelized Sweet Potatoes and Kale

This seasonal Pasta with Caramelized Sweet Potatoes and Kale recipe is quick and easy to make, it’s seasoned with savory balsamic vinegar and garlic, and it’s so beautiful and delicious!  Ever since I started working from home about five years ago, I’ve faithfully spent my lunch break most days with a...

Our First Christmas In Barcelona: Christmas Lights!

Hey friends!  We’re back today with the second video in our series about Christmas in Barcelona, and today’s subject is near and dear to my exterior-illumination-loving heart… …Christmas lights! For weeks and weeks, Barclay and I watched during the daytime as thousands of lights were strung across all of the streets...

Herb-Loaded Chicken Noodle Soup

This Herb-Loaded Chicken Noodle Soup recipe is simmered with loads of fresh herbs, for an extra fresh and flavorful twist. For the first time in nearly a decade… …I have a garden again! Even better?  It’s the cutest little herb garden, spread out between our four little balconies here in...

Chocolate Roll

This traditional Chocolate Roll recipe (a.k.a. “Chocolate Swiss Roll”) is easy to customize with your favorite filling — traditional cream cheese, chocolate, peppermint, or whatever other creative idea you might have.  It’s also easy to make ahead of time and freeze, and it is perfect for entertaining! And…the third roll’s...

Our First Christmas In Barcelona: Christmas Markets! (VIDEO)

Happy December, friends! Hope that this holiday season finds each of you well, and snuggled up somewhere this weekend with a nice crackling fire or a warm mug of hot cocoa with some twinkly lights nearby. ✨ Here in Barcelona, the Christmas season is already in full swing, and the city is abuzz...