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Category: Holiday Recipes

Honey Yogurt Cake – Ciambella Yogurt Cake

Honey Yogurt Cake – Ciambella Yogurt Cake

Honey yogurt cake is a light and moist Italian cake that can be eaten any time of day. It goes so well with your morning coffee and it can be made ahead of time so it is ready when you wake up. Ciambella honey yogurt 

Beef Bourguignon – A Slow Cooker Recipe

Beef Bourguignon – A Slow Cooker Recipe

Beef bourguignon is a delicious French beef stew loaded with lots of red wine and amazing flavors. The key to a delicious bourguignon is making sure you are using the best quality ingredients (good quality stew meat, good wine, etc.). In addition to the ingredients, 

Blueberry and Vanilla Yogurt Scones

Blueberry and Vanilla Yogurt Scones

Today I am sharing another scone recipe and this one is so absolutely delicious!  It is my blueberry and vanilla yogurt scones recipe. As the name states, it has blueberries and vanilla yogurt and the two combined make the perfect flavor combination in these scones.  

St Germain, Gin and Tonic with Grapefruit

St Germain, Gin and Tonic with Grapefruit

Looking for a quick cocktail to make that tastes AMAZING. This St Germain gin and tonic with grapefruit is just that! If you are not familiar with St Germain, it is a liquor made from elderflowers and it is a little sweet with great flavor. 

Eggnog Snowball Cookies

Eggnog Snowball Cookies

Eggnog snowball cookies are my latest delicious creation when I was thinking of ways to have festive holiday cookies that tasted amazing but were all natural and didn’t use dyes or sprinkles. I was also thinking of the easiest way to make cookies on demand 

Baked French Toast Casserole with Sweetened Condensed Milk

Baked French Toast Casserole with Sweetened Condensed Milk

Baked French toast casserole has to be the most comforting breakfast. If that wasn’t already pretty special, adding sweetened condensed milk to the custard before it bakes just makes this the ultimate breakfast comfort food. I don’t always make these types of dishes but for 

Vanilla Condensed Milk Sauce

Vanilla Condensed Milk Sauce

Vanilla condensed milk sauce has got to be the easiest and tastiest sweet sauces that anyone can make. I created this decadent vanilla sauce recipe to use in place of a more complex recipe that I needed for my Italian Bread Pudding. I have gotten 

Cardamom Shortbread Cookies with Dark Chocolate and Coconut

Cardamom Shortbread Cookies with Dark Chocolate and Coconut

These cardamom shortbread cookies are a delicious twist on the traditional shortbread.  The addition of cardamom enhances the richness of regular shortbread that I make without taking over the flavor which lets you still taste the buttery and rich shortbread flavor.  The ingredients for these 

Vanilla Almond Layer Cake

Vanilla Almond Layer Cake

When you serve this almond cake, people will think it came from a bakery! For a perfect weekend treat, make this cake along with a delicious golden milk latte and you will be in heaven. If you are looking for an amazing dessert that tastes 

Easy and Delicious Citrus Snowball Cookies

Easy and Delicious Citrus Snowball Cookies

I have been making these citrus snowball cookie dough for years because they are so amazing. This dough is actually for my regular cutout sugar cookies. This citrus snowball cookie recipe was something that I began making when I decided there had to be a