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

Ah, Thanksgiving... Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving. ...more
I was a somewhat picky eater as a kid. I'm far less picky now. - Karenmore

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
I made the last one, Rosemary Roasted Beets & Carrots. I love beets but wanted to try something ...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
Genetic modification and selective breeding are not the same thing. Selective breeding ...more

Our favorite Thanksgiving Leftovers

Hi friends! I hope you had the most amazing Thanksgiving of all time. We had a wonderful time with both my family and my husband's family ....more

White Chocolate Coconut Cashew Hot Smoothie

A touch of white chocolate with creamy cashews, coconut milk and a few other nutritious goodies make this a lovely, warming winter breakfast. The cold weather is starting to draw in (at least in the UK anyway), and I don’t know about you, but I have zero motivation to start my morning off with an... Read More » The post White Chocolate Coconut Cashew Hot Smoothie appeared first on Nicky's Kitchen Sanctuary ....more

Creamy Broccoli Potato Soup {Mashed Potato Leftovers}

Did you know mashed potatoes is a great way to thicken your soups without using cornstarch or flour? If you have leftover mashed potatoes around the house, and a few common produce items in your fridge, this soup is a great way to use up those leftovers! If you have leftover ham from Thanksgiving too, you could add that as well ....more

Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cookies

Soft chocolate cookies sandwiching peppermint frosting and rolled in crushed peppermint candies. A festive cookie for the holidays! Hello there! ...more

Weekly Meal Plan Week 20

Weekly Meal Plan Week 20 – 10 great bloggers bringing you a full week of recipes including dinner, sides dishes, and desserts! I hope that everyone had a great Thanksgiving!...more

Healthy Meal Plan Week #18

Happy Saturday folks! I hope our Healthy Meal Plan will help you navigate through the next week of meals in an easy and healthy way that your family will devour and beg for seconds! I hope every one had a tasty Thanksgiving and a wonderful time with family! ...more

Holiday Gift Guide

Now that Thanksgiving is over, we can move on the Christmas! YAY! Christmas is my favorite time of year! ...more

After Dinner Conversations, NaBloPoMo Day 27

"After Dinner Conversations"...more

Calphalon SharpIn Knife Set #Giveaway

Earlier this year I received an innovative set of knives from Calphalon. They're called Sharp-In because the knife block itself has a built in sharpeners, when you pull out a knife it's automatically sharpened. It's so handy to have a variety of sharp knives available for every job, every time! ...more

Wallflower Weekly Finds, 42

Oh! I hope you’ve recovered from your Thanksgiving feast and any Black Friday shopping you might have done. I’m just slowly coming out of my food coma ....more