2017: A Year In Review

Another year, another Year In Review. Can you even believe it? I never can, the end of the year always sneaks up on me. From the time school starts back up...

Roasted Garlic and Rosemary White Bean Dip

This scrumptiously creamy Roasted Garlic and Rosemary White Bean Dip is loaded with flavor and only takes a few minutes to prepare. Roasted garlic is pureed with cannellini beans, fresh rosemary leaves,...

Ham and Gouda Party Sandwiches with Roasted Garlic Dijon Mayo

These Ham and Gouda Party Sandwiches are a great way to use up your leftover ham! Turn dinner rolls into buns and slather them with a homemade roasted garlic dijon...

Gingerbread Pancakes with Whipped Cinnamon Butter

Gingerbread Pancakes are spiced with ginger and ground cinnamon, nutmeg and clove. Topped with a whipped cinnamon butter and drizzled with real maple syrup. These pancakes taste like the holidays!...

Cheesy Gruyere Potatoes

This holiday season, step up your side dish game by making these Cheesy Gruyere Potatoes! Yukon gold potatoes are tossed in a homemade sauce of shallots, garlic and thyme...

Christmas Fettuccine

Christmas Fettuccine is a fancy yet super simple pasta dish consisting of finely minced shallots, garlic, white wine, cream and butter. Diced tomato and minced fresh parsley and torn basil give...

Lebanese Margherita Lamb Pizza

Cuisines collide in this Lebanese Margherita Lamb Pizza! Straight out of the newly published cookbook, Modern Comfort Cooking written by Lauren Grier, this pizza is literally exploding with flavor. Whole wheat...

Espresso Hot Chocolate

When it’s especially cold out, nothing is better than a steaming cup of Espresso Hot Chocolate. Chopped chocolate is melted into hot milk, heavy cream, espresso, cinnamon and vanilla....

Homemade Three Meat Bolognese Lasagna

In this Homemade Three Meat Bolognese Lasagna, a rich and flavorful, homemade bolognese sauce consisting of ground beef, pork and veal along with vegetables, herbs, wine and cream, slowly simmered over...

Sweet and Sour Chicken Stir-Fry

Sweet and sour chicken is one of my all-time favorite Chinese dishes. The perfect balance of sweet and sour and loaded with veggies! In this recipe, I cut out a lot of...