Salted Caramel & White Chocolate Tart

Soft and creamy filling with little bursts of salt on top of a perfectly crumbly shortcrust base.  ...more

This Year's Turkey Rival: Roasted Acorn Squash

Sorry turkey...I'm just not that into you. Don't get me look fabulous, but you're still rather boring. So this year, you'll have to share the Thanksgiving spotlight with these much tastier roasted acorn squash. Besides, the vegetarians at ...more

Italian Caper Deviled Eggs

What's better than a deviled egg? Another deviled egg. They should always come in pairs, right? My new goal in life is to come up with enough recipes to make a deviled egg cookbook. You read it here first. No stealing my idea. Mine. Dibs. Shotgun. I ...more

Savory Make Ahead Stuffing

This savory potato stuffing recipe is an old fashion family recipe, updated with a few healthy twists... ...more

"BEET" the Cold with a Beet, Carrot, Apple, and Ginger Soup

Nothing beats the chill of fall air and combats a seasonal cold-virus like a steaming hot bowl of soup, brimming with immunity boosting ingredients.Besides the delightfully toasty temperature and delicious flavor, this soup is high in vitamins and ...more

5 Thanksgiving Foods Your Kids Will Talk About in Therapy

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Thanksgiving Side-Dishes That Will Make Your Heart "Beet"!

Turn the "beet" around and add some healthy and unique beet side-dishes to accompany your favorite holiday entrees. ...more

12 Food Politics Terms All Food Bloggers Should Know

Every food blog post doesn't have to cover serious issues. But somewhere, amidst all the beautiful food photos against weathered wood backdrops and carefully written instructions guiding readers through a recipe, there needs to be room for and awareness of food politics when blogging about food. ...more
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Easy Oatmeal Pie Crust

Tired of graham cracker crusts? This 5 ingredient, brown sugar, easy oatmeal pie crust makes the most delicious and unique base to creamy, no-bake pies. It tastes like an oatmeal cookie! ...more

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Christmas at Monica's Table Holiday Guide

Girlfriends, this is such an exciting week. Thanksgiving happened today, and I’m sure you’re busy with that!Now is  pre-launch time for my Christmas at Monica’s Table Holiday Guide. ...more

Top 10 Favorite Filipino Desserts

I have shared quite a few recipes over the past few years and some of my favorites have been the Filipino desserts. Devouring these...more

Leftover Thanksgiving Hand Pies

Thanksgiving is over, but the leftovers remain. ...more

Holiday Pilates

My friend Robin is a pilates instructor and founder of The Balanced Life. I’ve mentioned Robin before, but it bears repeating that she has one of the most balanced, authentic voices in the fitness community. A balanced approach to fitness during the holidays? ...more

Thai Red Curry Chicken with Green Beans

This chicken dish is super easy to make. It is an ideal dish to make if you are pressed for time. It also consists of few and accessible ingredients ....more

Hasselback Potatoes

When time constraints or you’re busy around with preparing celebration meals for special occasions, like thanksgiving or Christmas, you may want to try these Swedish roast potatoes to go with the main. The fan-out potatoes with attached bottoms look a bit fancy and attractive on the serving table. This side dish only needs a few minutes of preparation ....more

Christmas Tree Cake

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No Bake Oreo Nutella Bars

Delicious No-Bake bars with an OREO crust, a creamy cream cheese filling and nutella swirls! Did you guys have a great Thanksgiving friends?! I know all you want now is no cooking because of all the cooking you did today and now all you want is tons of ideas to use up those leftovers!...more