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Will You Be My Bittersweet Valentine Cupcakes

Will You Be My Bittersweet Valentine Cupcakes

I think the name says it all with these delicious bittersweet chocolate valentine cupcakes with buttercream frosting.  This recipe was adapted from the original Hershey’s chocolate cake recipe and it is so simple to make and so delicious that it makes the perfect valentine gift 

Pork Chops with Za’atar Cream Sauce

Pork Chops with Za’atar Cream Sauce

Pork chops with a creamy za’atar sauce is a wonderful. easy and tasty recipe that makes a great entertaining dish or regular week night meal thanks to its quick cooking time. This dish uses boneless pork chops making cooking time really fast. It is a 

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 

Easy and Delicious Mixed Berry Crisp

Easy and Delicious Mixed Berry Crisp

This easy and delicious mixed berry crisp is a great recipe to have on hand if you want to make a quick dessert. Because it uses frozen berries and pantry staples, you will probably have most ingredients available and be able to whip up this 

Farro and Kale Minestrone

Farro and Kale Minestrone

Farro and kale minestrone is a warming soup that you will love to cozy up to in the colder months. It makes great leftovers and goes great with some crusty bread for dipping. Minestrone is a style of Italian soup that varies in its ingredients 

Homemade Eggnog

Homemade Eggnog

Homemade eggnog is so much better than store bought and so easy to make! You can drink the eggnog as is or make a boozy eggnog by adding a little rum. If you really love the flavor of eggnog then you would love these eggnog 

Broken Noodles with Sausage, Kale and Mushrooms

Broken Noodles with Sausage, Kale and Mushrooms

A delicious and hearty dish that uses torn lasagna noodles for the pasta. The flavors and textures are amazing and it is a dish that will impress everyone. Broken Noodles with sausage, kale and mushrooms is a favorite pasta dish in my house and that 

S’mores Pie Homemade Holiday Gift

S’mores Pie Homemade Holiday Gift

S’mores pie homemade holiday gifts is the best gift you can give someone at the holidays. It is the perfect way to spoil someone special and totally economical. You can throw in some homemade golden milk mix as well as an additional hostess treat. Ok, 

The Best Salted Shortbread Cookie

The Best Salted Shortbread Cookie

These salted shortbread cookies are easy enough to make for a quick sweet treat and special enough to make at the holidays. So whether you are looking for a Christmas cookie recipe or just an easy shortbread recipe, these salted shortbread cookies have got you 

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