Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread Cookies

This classic cut-out gingerbread cookie recipe is easy to make, perfect for decorating, and always so delicious.  ‘Tis the season! If you are planning to bake up a batch of gingerbread cookies over the holidays, I have the perfect recipe for you. It’s one that I have used for years...

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

This classic peanut butter cookie recipe is thick and chewy, dusted with sugar, and downright delicious. Our week of holiday cookie recipes on the blog this week continues today with another throwback classic… …soft, chewy, buttery, always-a-hit peanut butter cookies. Over the years, I’ve made a variety of healthier peanut butter...

Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies

Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies

These Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies are easy to make, super-soft and chewy, and irresistibly delicious. It seems a bold move to declare an all-time favorite cookie.  But after having been on Team Molasses for going on over three decades now, and already whipped up my third batch of molasses...

The BEST Chocolate Chip Cookies

The BEST Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Meet…the absolute BEST chocolate chip cookie recipe.  They’re perfectly soft and chewy and buttery, loaded up with chocolate chips, easy to make, and downright delicious. Breaking news here from our tiny little kitchen here in Spain… …we have a brand new oven!!! ♡ Notably, we have a brand new oven that...

2018 Holiday Gift Guides!

Fa la la la la, friends! Our collection of 2018 holiday gift guides is hot off the press today, just in time to do some shopping this weekend from the cozy comfort of your living room.  You know, snuggled under a nice warm blanket (psst, I have a few good recs below),...

Thanksgiving Recipes You Can Totally Count On

A delicious collection of my favorite tried-and-true Thanksgiving recipes. Gobble gobble! In case you happen to still be finalizing (or ahem, like me, just beginning) your Thanksgiving meal planning for the week ahead, I thought I would pop in today and highlight a few of my favorite Thanksgiving recipes...

Cozy Autumn Breakfast Casserole Recipe

Cozy Autumn Breakfast Casserole

This Cozy Autumn Breakfast Casserole recipe is overflowing with my favorite seasonal roasted veggies and (optional) sausage, it’s easy to make ahead of time, and it’s guaranteed to be the hit of your brunch! What to do with leftover veggies from my Cozy Autumn Wild Rice Soup recipe? Why,...

Thai Curried Pumpkin Soup Recipe

Thai Curried Pumpkin Soup

This Thai Curried Pumpkin Soup recipe only takes about 20 minutes to make, it’s naturally vegan and gluten-free, and it is full of the best warm and cozy curry flavors. This week, I made another pilgrimage across the city to stock up on a very special item for our little Spanish...

Maple Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Maple Cranberry Sauce

This delicious Maple Cranberry Sauce recipe is quick and easy to make in about 10 minutes, it’s naturally sweetened with maple syrup, and easy to customize with any of your favorite add-ins. Anyone else trying to cut down on refined sugar for Thanksgiving this year? Bookmark this simple maple cranberry sauce...

Healthy Green Bean Casserole Recipe

Healthy Green Bean Casserole

This Healthy Green Bean Casserole recipe is made from scratch with lightened-up ingredients, it’s nice and fresh and crispy, and it is full of the absolute best flavors.  Always a crowd fave! Move on over, canned creamy soup, frozen green beans, and packaged fried onions. This healthy green bean casserole...

Crispy Garlic Potatoes Recipe

Crispy Roasted Potatoes (3 Ways!)

My favorite recipe for ultra-crispy roasted potatoes — easy to make with 3 different seasonings! Raise your hand if you love extra-crispy roasted potatoes! Right there with ya. ♡ I love them served up first thing in the morning as breakfast potatoes, or hot outta the oven to go with...

Homemade Apple Cider Recipe | Stovetop, Crock-Pot or Instant Pot

Homemade Apple Cider

This delicious homemade apple cider recipe is super-easy to make in the Crock-Pot, Instant Pot or on the stovetop.  It’s made simply with apples, warming spices, water, and your choice of sweetener.  And it is so comforting and delicious. Pssst, I’m going to let you in on my favorite cold-weather,...