Ham Cheddar Cranberry Melt

This simple ham cheddar cranberry melt sandwich is the perfect way to use up leftover Christmas ham. A perfect balance of sweet, salty and cheesy.

This simple ham cheddar cranberry melt sandwich is the perfect way to use up leftover Christmas ham. A perfect balance of sweet, salty and cheesy.

I’m super picky about ham. If I’m going to eat it better be smoked and never super sweet. That means if it’s caked with brown sugar I don’t want it. I know, I’m so high maintenance. Last year I shared my pineapple bourbon butter glazed ham recipe and it’s still hands down my favorite tasting ham.

This year I remade that ham but instead of sharing the recipe with you again (why would I do that?) I decided to instead share a recipe to help use up all that ham. Continue Reading…

Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

These peanut butter stuffed chocolate chip cookie bars are bursting with lots of peanut butter deliciousness. Serve warm with a big glass of cold milk.

These peanut butter stuffed chocolate chip cookie bars are bursting with lots of peanut butter deliciousness. Serve warm with a big glass of cold milk. Sometimes I find myself annoyed if I can’t come...

Small Batch Italian Wedding Soup

This small batch Italian wedding soup is perfect for small families and singles. No more making enough soup to feed an Army. This simple soup is easy to make and perfect for 2.

This small batch Italian wedding soup gives you all the delicious flavor of a typical Italian wedding soup but in a much smaller batch. No more eating soup for weeks! When I met my...

Chocolate Orange Gingerbread Cake

This chocolate orange gingerbread cake is made with white whole wheat flour and buckwheat flour. Plus it's packed full of chocolate chips and candied ginger.

This chocolate orange gingerbread cake is made with white whole wheat flour and buckwheat flour. Plus it’s packed full of chocolate chips and candied ginger. I get a little weird around the holidays. Some...

Spice Butter Roasted Chestnuts {Wusthof Giveaway}

Roasting you own chestnuts isn't hard! Not only do I show you how but I give you a sweet recipe for spice butter roasted chestnuts as well. Hello Christmas!

Roasting you own chestnuts isn’t hard! Not only do I show you how but I give you a sweet recipe for spice butter roasted chestnuts as well. Hello Christmas! The first time I had...

Crispy Pan Roasted Chicken Thighs

These crispy pan roasted chicken thighs are super easy, super crispy and super delicious. Ready in just 30 minutes so they're perfect for weeknight dinners!

These crispy pan roasted chicken thighs are super easy, super crispy and super delicious. Ready in just 30 minutes so they’re perfect for weeknight dinners! You know what I love? Super crispy chicken skin....

Lamb Bolognese

This hearty lamb bolognese is the perfect stick to your ribs winter dish. Full of spices, ground lamb and just a touch of rich red wine.

This hearty lamb bolognese is the perfect stick to your ribs winter dish. Full of spices, ground lamb and just a touch of rich red wine. Growing up I didn’t eat a lot of...

Molasses Ginger Raisin Cookies

These sweet and spicy molasses ginger raisin cookies are perfect served alone or dipped in a cold glass of milk. Delicious on your holiday cookie tray.

These sweet and spicy molasses ginger raisin cookies are perfect served alone or dipped in a cold glass of milk. Delicious on your holiday cookie tray. I’m home!!! 15 days in sunny Grenada (did...

Red KitchenAid 6 quart Stand Mixer Giveaway

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

This holiday giveaway is perfect for baking season! Enter to win a red KitchenAid 6 quart stand mixer and all your baking dreams could come true! ‘Tis the season for giveaways! Today myself and...