Mint Chocolate Puddings

Potted Mint-Chocolate Puddings

A few months ago on Valentine’s day my boyfriend was out of town and I had the house to myself. Instead of feeling lonely or bored, I went to...

Orzo-Stuffed Peppers

Orzo-Stuffed Peppers

 Spring makes me think of bright, bold, pretty colors. I bet it makes you think of that too. That’s one of the reasons I was drawn to this dish,...

Strawberry Cheesecake Dip with Cinnamon Sugar Pita Chips

Strawberry Cheesecake Dip with Cinnamon Sugar Pita Chips

This morning I woke up to some fantastic news – The Kitchen Generation has been nominated for one of Saveur magazine’s Best Food Blog Awards!  What’s funny is I...

Meatballs

Meatballs

Spaghetti and meatballs are a quintessential comfort food for many Americans. In fact, many cultures have similar dishes that involve balls of meat. What’s not to love about meatballs?...

classicbrownies

Classic Brownies

Brownies are one of my favorite treats ever. Brownies and cookies are what I would choose to eat if deserted on an island. While I love chocolate, when it...

Sticky Pecan Upside-Down Cupcakes

Sticky Pecan Upside-Down Cupcakes

I’ve been on a slight caramel binge lately. It seems as though recently caramel has been calling my name. I’ve grown to adore the complex sweetness caramel offers, not...

Beef Empanadas

Beef Empanadas

 A few times when I was growing up I had the opportunity to bite into some homemade empanadas. My dad would buy them from a woman at work who...

Mini Broccoli Cheddar Frittatas

Mini Broccoli Cheddar Frittatas

  Breakfast. I don’t go a single day without it, not exaggerating. Eating breakfast feels like flipping my body’s “on” switch. Without it, I’d be off. Due to a...

Rosemary Mustard Grilled Chicken

Rosemary Mustard Grilled Chicken

I’m coming at you today with another grilling recipe. Expect many more! Because we are loving the grill. What I don’t love very much is cooking with plain ole’...

Lime Tartlets

Lime Tartlets

 If you didn’t know already, I’m a major chocoholic. I sometimes get carried away with all the chocolate recipes and have to remember to balance them out with a...