Make-Ahead Manicotti

With a little advance prep, this Make-Ahead Manicotti will be ready to pop in the oven when you’re ready for dinner. The no-boil, make-ahead method is a real lifesaver on busy days! Long before the scores of one-pot pasta dishes started hitting all the recipe sites, I came across this make-ahead method for preparing manicotti ....more

Holiday Tortilla Pinwheels

These pretty Holiday Tortilla Pinwheels will add a festive touch to your next holiday gathering. Retro party snacks are the best! I’ve been making different varieties of tortilla pinwheels forever and a day and just like cocktail meatballs and slow cooker cocktail sausage, they just never go out of style ....more

Easy Ham and Cheese Stuffed Crescents

With simple ingredients and a just a few minutes of prep time, you can pull these Easy Ham and Cheese Stuffed Crescents from your oven. Warm, comforting, and delicious! My friends, I am in holiday bliss mode ....more

My Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

I’ve compiled my favorite Thanksgiving recipes to help you get ready for your holiday cooking and baking. Get ready for some Thanksgiving inspiration! We’ll have 14 for Thanksgiving this year and I will be in full-on Thanksgiving prep mode this weekend ....more

Maple Brown Butter Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Thyme infused brown butter and a touch of pure maple syrup make these mashed sweet potatoes one of my favorite new holiday recipes in years. Don’t let the name of this recipe scare you away. It might sound fancy, but it’s actually quite easy to prepare, can be made in advance, and includes simple and readily available ingredients ....more

Easy Garlic Herb Parmesan Pull-Apart Biscuits

Delicious, seasoned rolls fresh and warm from your oven in about 20 minutes. If this sounds good to you, you’re in the right place! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Safeway ....more

The Snakebite (Guinness and Pear Cider Cocktail)

If you are a beer drinker, the Snakebite may just be your new favorite fall beverage! Layered beer cocktails are a really fun way to dress up your beverage menu without breaking the bank on high-priced booze or buying bottles of ingredients and mixers you’ll never consume. I’m sharing with you one of our favorites ....more

25 Delicious Thanksgiving Recipes and a $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

I’m joining together with a talented group of food bloggers to bring you tons of holiday inspiration! In addition to 25 delicious recipes, each and every blogger in this roundup is hosting their own giveaway with a prize valued at $50 or more. That’s right – 25 recipes and 25 giveaways! ...more

Green Beans with Almonds and Bacon

This simple side dish is a great choice for your Thanksgiving holiday buffet. Crisp-tender green beans with buttery almonds and a crumbled bacon topping. This recipe is part of a great big blogger Thanksgiving roundup ....more

Pumpkin Pecan Crumb Cake

A delicious crumb cake with the flavors of fall. Pumpkin Pecan Crumb Cake is an excellent addition to a holiday brunch, but also wonderful served for dessert with a scoop of vanilla ice cream! Oh, crumb cake… how I love you ....more