This creamy butternut squash pasta sauce recipe with freshly made tortellini is like tortellini soup and your favorite pasta recipe combined but even better!The farmer’s market is my favorite place to get recipe inspiration. After all, what better way to learn what’s in season than by asking the farmer who grew it? Choosing the fresh ingredients is way more important than fancy cooking techniques when it comes to making dinner…. Read More »
How do you improve upon perfect lasagna? Simplify it to a one pot meal, make it healthier & turn it into pierogy lasagna! It’s way better than the classic recipe you grew up with.
Lasagna is one of my favorite foods. Growing up it was one of the meals I requested most at home and now it’s one of the most common meals that Pat and I make. One of the best things about lasagna is that it gets better over time so it makes for amazing leftovers! That being said, our current recipe is a massive effort in the kitchen. It requires dirtying every bowl in the kitchen and using the microwave, oven and the stove top. It’s really a beast of a thing so I’ve really been looking for a way to simplify the process…. Read More »
Put your crockpot to good use – for dessert! You’ll love this easy slow cooker apple crisp recipe paired with the perfect oat topping.
We use our slow cooker all the time. From my favorite ever vegetarian chili, to this shredded chicken that works with everything, it’s our kitchen MVP. Using a slow cooker for dinner is obvious though. What about dessert? That’s what I’m doing today, making what’s going to be your go-to dessert for fall, slow cooker apple crisp.
Best of all, making this apple crisp recipe only takes 30 minutes of prep time. My favorite part might be the oat topping. It comes out of the slow cooker with a bit of crunch and a lot of oat-y cinnamon-y goodness. It’s the perfect partner for the soft apples that melt in your mouth…. Read More »
An amazing Quick Apple Bread Recipe topped with cinnamon sugar. Easy to make, sweet and so delicious and packed with real apple chunks.
There is something so comforting about homemade bread, be it savory or sweet. I made this quick apple bread recipe for a friend who was going through a hard time. It was shared between girlfriends while we talked about the past and made plans for the future…. Read More »
The BEST authentic Italian tiramisu recipe made even more fun with individual servings. Make it the night before for a great party recipe!
I have such a treat for you today! This recipe for an authentic tiramisu will absolutely knock your socks off. It’s probably even better than the tiramisu at your favorite Italian restaurant. It’s just a bit boozy, with a rich coffee flavor and the creaminess of mascarpone cheese…. Read More »
A no-fuss baked pumpkin donuts recipe that is perfect for fall. Baking instead of frying makes them healthier – less than 350 calories per donut!
Can you believe pumpkin spice season is here again? Almost every food blog I follow has featured at least one pumpkin or pumpkin spice recipe already this season. It’s mid-September and I’m already late to the party.
Before you overindulge on pumpkin and need ten months to recover, try this amazing recipe for baked pumpkin donuts. They are baked, not fried, which makes them easier in so many ways. Easier to make, easier to clean up (oil splatters anyone?), and easier on your waistline. These babies ring in at less than 350 calories each!
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September is a great time to recommit to healthy choices! Start the month off right with these great healthy after school snack recipes.
September is here and that means everyone is in back to school mode. Even if you’re not back to school, the changing of seasons is a great time to recommit to making more of your food at home – even snacks! Start the month off right with these great back to school snack recipes from some of our favorite bloggers.
Read on for some great recipe inspiration!… Read More »