Linzer Pinwheel Cookies

Linzer Pinwheel Cookies

Always a favorite:  Linzer Pinwheel Cookies This recipe may very well be my favorite cookie recipe of the season.  The cookie part has a lovely (light) lemon flavor, and the…

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Bacon and Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese

Bacon and Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese

Here’s a recipe that will be a big hit with your family for dinner:  Bacon and Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese The best thing about deciding that comfort food is going to…

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Coffee Toffee

Coffee Toffee

Here’s a recipe for toffee (and coffee) lovers! : Coffee Toffee I love the old-time candy shops… you know, the ones where you can see them making the candy right in…

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Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See

Here’s another one of my favorite posts to share:  Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See: On Parade Magazine‘s blog this week, I shared this major chocolate-lover’s recipe: Triple…

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Holiday Dinner Party Menu #recipegirl

Holiday Dinner Party Menu

Plan a Christmas Eve or New Year’s Eve gathering with these tablescape ideas and this delicious Holiday Dinner Party Menu! The most important part of cooking a holiday dinner is organizing…

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Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies

Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies

Here’s a recipe for chocolate lovers:  Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies Why is this a recipe for chocolate lovers, you might be asking?  Well, it’s not your typical, ho-hum brownie, that’s…

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No Yeast Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls #recipe

No Yeast Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls

Here’s an easy to make recipe for a holiday breakfast or brunch:  No Yeast Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls I have always wanted to be the kind of Mom who bakes bread from…

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Skillet Carbonara

Skillet Pasta Carbonara

Here’s a quick and easy, family-friendly dinner recipe, and it’s all made in just one pan:  Skillet Pasta Carbonara If I were a skinny little thing who never had to…

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Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies 2

Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies

Introducing a festive choice for your holiday cookie platters:  Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies Since I’ve always been completely enamored with Red Velvet (red food coloring and all!!), it seemed…

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Harry and David Royal Riviera Pears Giveaway

I’m sharing another giveaway today… to help make your holidays happy. This giveaway is for a box of Royal Riviera Pears from Harry and David. Once upon a time a…

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Snickerdoodle Muffins

Snickerdoodle Muffins

Here’s a recipe for a most delicious variety of muffin:  Snickerdoodle Muffins Snickerdoodles for breakfast!  Let’s do it!  These are a muffin reminiscent of the flavor of snickerdoodle cookies, so…

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KitchenAid USA Stand Mixer Giveaway

KitchenAid Stand Mixer Giveaway!

Forget Black Friday, let’s celebrate COLORFUL Friday with these bright and shiny KitchenAid USA stand mixers- it’s a KitchenAid Stand Mixer Giveaway!  I’m giving away one of these beauties to…

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Collage Nov 26

Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See + Gift Guide

Here’s a whole bunch of Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See (the holiday edition)! Here is what I shared on Parade Magazine’s Community Table blog this week:  12…

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Crunchy Nutmeg Sugar Cookies

Crunchy Nutmeg Sugar Cookies

Here’s a recipe with the scent and flavor of the holiday season:  Crunchy Nutmeg Sugar Cookies The sugar cookie is one of my most favorite kinds of cookies in the…

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Hand-Carved Wooden Kitchen Utensils Giveaway

I have a most fabulous giveaway to share with you today:  a set of Artisan Hand-Carved Wooden Kitchen Utensils from Polder’s Old World Market  Those tools you see above were…

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Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Sauce

Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Sauce

Here’s a new variety to try for the holidays this year:  Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Sauce Please don’t tell me you eat the stuff in the can… the gelatinous, cylindrical-shaped, metal-tasting…

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Kale Salad with Butternut Squash

Kale Salad with Butternut Squash

Here’s a fall salad for you that is perfect for the holidays:  Kale Salad with Butternut Squash In this salad recipe, chopped kale is tossed with roasted butternut squash, blue cheese…

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Sausage- Herb Stuffing with Butternut Squash and Cranberries

Here’s a recipe to serve with your holiday meals this year:  Sausage- Herb Stuffing with Butternut Squash and Cranberries Ever since my Mom sent me off to college so many moons…

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