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Merry Christmas!

Today is the day! It’s the eve before one of my most favorite holidays! Eeek! The tree is lit, the stocking are hung by the chimney with care and...

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Baked Brown Sugar French Toast

You guys, you guys, you guys!  Christmas is like in 3 days… okay so 4 if you count today, which I don’t because 3 days til Christmas sounds way...

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How To: Brown Butter!

Okay my friends, if you haven’t made brown butter… what is wrong with you? Jusssst kidding. No but really, why not? It’s soooo easy and if you can even...

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Nutella Pecan Pie | A Tasty Kitchen Recipe!

Pies. I know traditionally it’s Thanksgiving = pie and Christmas = cookies…. but this isn’t your regular ol’ pie. The filing is gooey, pecan-y and I could really just...

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Cranberry Kuchen

If there is one dessert that’s sure to grace my families dessert table at Christmas it’s the kuchen. I’m not sure exactly when this tradition started, I’m just glad...

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Barbecue Bacon and Pineapple Quesadillas

About four days or so ago I was thinking about two of my favorite pizzas… The “Hawaiian” and the “barbecue chicken”. I thought about how I love the salty smoky...

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Saturday Stuff: ten things + A WINNER!

I’m going to be honest. I’m gonna be super-duper honest and say what I think a lot of people feel. TRUTH: I like presents. I like receiving presents just...

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Perfectly Poached Eggs

Because it’s Wednesday. Because you’ve been dying to know how to make a poached egg {right?}. Because it’s Christmas! Today I have two things for ya. Eggs and a...

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French Onion Soup Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Friday was cold and rainy. The kind of day that calls for a cozy fire in the fireplace, a hot bowl of soup, grilled cheese sammies and a few or six beers. So Pat and I did all...

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Dark Chocolate Dunked Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites

These are trouble. Big fat trouble. I absolutely can NOT have these things just lying around the house. Sweet, salty ANNNNND peanut buttery, I mean c’mon this is my...