hotspinachartichokedip

Hot & Light Spinach-Artichoke Dip

My favorite part of the Superbowl is the food. I won’t even pretend that I’m a huge football fan. In fact, I think it’s kind of unfair that there’s...

slowcookerbeerandbeef

Slow-Cooker Steak & Guinness Pie

This is rustic comfort food at its finest. Puff pastry brings it up a notch. But at the end of a cold or dreary day, there’s really nothing better...

ANZACbiscuits

ANZAC Biscuits

Happy Australia Day! Well, technically if you’re in the U.S. like me it’s tomorrow. In case you didn’t know, my mom grew up in Australia and I have family...

chocolatestuffedredvelvet

Chocolate-Stuffed Red Velvet Cupcakes

The very moment I saw this recipe in February’s Better Homes & Gardens, I ripped the page out of the magazine. Yum. It appealed to everything I like. Red...

chorizopotatoes

Potatoes & Chorizo

This is Mexican comfort food at its finest – easy, fast, rich, and spicy. Throw in a tortilla or some eggs, maybe some cheese or beans, and you have...

shrimpstuffedshells

Shrimp-Stuffed Shells

Today marks the first day of a semester of regular (non-culinary) college classes for me in over a year. You might recall me mentioning taking a break from culinary...

raspberryswirlwhitechoctart

Swirled White Chocolate Raspberry Tart + A GIVEAWAY

Berries are my most favorite fruit. They’re small, vibrant, and reminiscent of gems. Their sweetness, tartness, and freshness make you forget just how healthy they are. I prefer them...

pecancaramelfudgepie2

Pecan, Caramel, and Fudge Pie

What are things that always make you feel better, despite how bad of a day or how bad of a mood you’re in? For me, videos of babies and...

porktenderloinshallotbalsamic

Rosemary-Balsamic Pork Tenderloins

Tender. Juicy. Flavorful. Everything you’d want in a pork tenderloin dish and everything you get from this recipe. It really doesn’t get much better than this. Pork tenderloin is...

kungpaoshrimp

Take-out at Home: Kung Pao Shrimp

I can’t tell you how many times I wrote/called/labeled this recipe as “Kung Fu Shrimp.” I blame those Jackie Chan V8 juice commercials. Whatever it’s supposed to be called,...