Homemade Elderberry Cough Drops

Homemade Elderberry Cough Drops

Homemade Elderberry Cough Drops are immune boosting, all-natural little gems made with just 3 ingredients and in less than 20 minutes!  It’s been a little rough over here.  I’ve been sick for the last 2 weeks and that’s not ideal when your job is food related.  The last thing I wanted to do was cook…

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28 Romantic Date Night Recipes

28 Romantic Date Night Recipes

Get your romance on and celebrate Valentine’s Day with 28 Romantic Date Night Recipes!  Here’s a collection of simple and delicious recipes for that special evening at home or for whenever you want to show some love with a homemade dish.     Appetizers: Goat Cheese Brie Souffle Stuffed Meatballs in Chipotle Tomato Sauce Beet…

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Copycat Trader Joe's Artichoke and Jalapeño Dip

Copycat Trader Joe’s Artichoke and Jalapeño Dip

This Copycat Trader Joe’s Artichoke and Jalapeño Dip recipe is an all-natural amped-up version of the creamy original.  Loaded with artichokes, Pepper Jack cheese, and spicy pickled jalapeños, this dip is sure to become your family’s  favorite! Here ye, here ye, all lovers of  Trader Joe’s Chunky Artichoke & Jalapeño dip raise your hand 🙋…

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Instant Pot Salsa Verde Turkey and Beans

Instant Pot Salsa Verde Turkey and Beans

Instant Pot Salsa Verde Turkey and Beans is an easy, healthy, and economical meal made with turkey tenderloins and dried white beans.  Put dinner on the table in 40 minutes! Since becoming the proud owner of an Instant Pot, I’ve cooked a full 5 course meal in less than 15 minutes!  I may be over exaggerating…

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Spinach Artichoke Risotto Bites

Spinach Artichoke Risotto Bites

Spinach Artichoke Risotto Bites are crispy bite-sized balls of creamy risotto coated in panko crumbs and fried until golden brown and crunchy.  These are the perfect addition to your Super Bowl game day menu or a luxurious appetizer for your romantic Valentine’s dinner at home! Confession Time:  sometimes I make risotto just to have extra…

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Spinach Artichoke Risotto

Spinach Artichoke Risotto

Spinach Artichoke Risotto is the ultimate in creamy, comforting goodness with all the flavors of the classic dip.  This easy, cheesy, vegetarian entrée or side dish can be on the table in 30 minutes! What do you do when all you want for dinner is a big bucket of cheesy spinach artichoke dip?  Just dip. …

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20 Recipes for National Soup Month

20 Recipes for National Soup Month

January is National Soup Month so help me celebrate with this 20 recipe roundup of some of the most delicious homemade soups around.  Plus a few surprise recipes too! Honestly, I’ve always thought January should be called National Everyone Get Sick Month, but guess that didn’t go over very well in some marketing department somewhere. …

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Madras Slushy

Madras Slushy

Celebrate the beginning of 2017 and the first Thirsty Thursday of the year with a Madras Slushy!  The classic madras drink is made elegant and easy with an all-natural premade blood orange mixer. It’s 2017 y’all and time to celebrate with a Madras Slushy!!!  Yes, the start of a new year is normally met with…

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Pistachio and Fig Sesame Biscotti

Pistachio and Fig Sesame Biscotti

Pistachio and Fig Sesame Biscotti is a modern spin on the classic Italian twice-baked cookie that’s flavored with sesame paste, a hint of cardamon, crunchy pistachios, chewy dried figs, and coated in white chocolate.  I’m on a little sesame baking kick at the moment…. Although I normally use sesame paste in savory dishes, I’ve been…

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Crispy Tahini Chocolate Cups

Crispy Tahini Chocolate Cups

Crispy Tahini Chocolate Cups are made with creamy tahini, crispy organic brown rice cereal, and delicious dark chocolate.  Perfect as homemade Christmas gifts to give to others or leave as a treat for Santa with milk instead of cookies! Christmas is this weekend…whaaaaatttt???  Where the heck did the year go?  For reals, I’m over here…

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