Fall Cooking Challenge: Harvest Cobb Salad with Creamy Corn and Poblano Dressing

I usually start thinking about cobb salad in the spring and stop thinking about it by the end of summer. But why? We need our veggies all year long and there are so many fall ingredients that would be perfect on a hearty cobb salad. This month KitchenAid challenged me to PUT CORN ON THE COBB, or make an autumn-inspired Cobb Salad using corn off the cob, and to make a video of it!...more

Cherry Coconut Brownies + Giveaway

This easy brownie recipe with creamy coconut swirls, and topped with fresh ripe cherries, is something to experience. In fact, I kind of feel like a bad person, showing you a picture of them when you can’t reach out a grab one… Sorry. A friend of mine talks about candy, with a chocolate cherry coconut […] ...more

How to Pit Cherries

Today’s easy how-to, How To Pit Cherries, is a quick trick that is great for end-of-summer or beginning-of-fall baking. If you have a cherry pitter, life is truly just a bowl of cherries. In my house, there are a few foods that once sat out on the counter, will disappear in a matter of minutes… […] ...more

Spicy Thai Chicken Soup

Not your average chicken soup recipe! This bold veggie-laden thai inspired chicken soup is a feast for the senses. Hot and steamy, with aromatic herbs and spices, and a touch of creamy coconut in the broth ....more

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto & Fontina Fondue + Giveaway

Of all the fondue recipes I’ve made over the years, this is a favorite. This Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto and Cheese Fondue Recipe...more

How to Peel Ginger

Happy “How To” Day! We’re learning how to peel ginger the easy way and discussing when you should peel ginger root. You don’t always have to! ...more

Fresh Blueberry Shortbread with Lemon Cream

Tender buttery shortbread cookies packed with a juicy pop of fresh blueberry flavor, then topped with decedent lemon frosting. These little treats are a zippy addition to any weekend gathering, brunch or party! There are very few things in life that make me as happy as shortbread cookies ....more

Lunch Box Ideas + Back to School Giveaway

Need some tips for packing your kids’...more

Zucchini and Crimini Street Tacos

I’ve got a favorite taco recipe...more

The BEST Classic Meatloaf (Mini Meatloaves)

A zippy simple meatloaf recipe that I consider the best meatloaf recipe ever! It’s a true family favorite that makes a great freezer meal for nights when you’re too busy to cook. Secretly, today’s recipe has been published on ASP before… This is actually one of the very first recipes I ever posted ....more