the best soft sugar cookies

sugar cookie dough frosted christmas shapes

Perfectly soft sugar cookies topped with luscious cream cheese frosting just begging for sprinkles!   You guys. These are it. Gone are the days of crispy + crunchy sugar cookies. Because in my personal opinion, if it ain’t soft, it’s just not right. My other issue with sugar cookies is the icing. I totally love […]

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acorn squash breakfast bowl

  All your favorite breakfast goodies put in one sweet acorn squash bowl to make us feel like fall has finally arrived.   I love this acorn squash breakfast bowl because it means that fall has arrived and brought squash season with it! One of my favorite vegetables is winter squash — pretty much of […]

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spaghetti pie

spaghetti pie pasta casserole

A nostalgic casserole born from the unexpected merging of two classic comfort foods: spaghetti + pie. Upon first mention of the phrase spaghetti pie, you might scrunch your nose thinking this could be some ugly mash-up meant to be eaten only as a dare. But you’d be wrong. This is meant to be eaten for […]

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pumpkin chocolate chip bread

pumpkin chocolate chip bread slice

A moist, melt-in-your mouth pumpkin loaf made with whole wheat flour, warm spices + chocolate, of course! It’s here everyone. As I’m writing this, it is the first day of fall 2017! I know I’m not alone in loving all things fall. Including both the weather + the food. Whether we want to admit it […]

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hearty three bean turkey chili

turkey meat bean chili

A basic meat + beans chili recipe, without all the frills, to take you back to why this classic is a favorite in the first place! Culture + geographical location are both big parts of what influences our taste preferences + eating habits. When it comes to chili, each region has their own take on […]

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oven roasted potatoes

Roasted potatoes may sound like a no-brainer, but there’s lots of different methods out there! This is my own version based off all the recipes that claim to be the best. I prefer my roasted potatoes to have crisp, browned exterior + a fluffy interior. Here’s how I do it. Choose the right potato. Potatoes vary based […]

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