20 Easy Sides and Salads

20 Easy Sides and Salads! Putting on a large holiday meal for the family can be intimidating. It’s difficult enough just trying to manage the main dish, drinks, and desserts. And then you have to think of side dishes too! Here are twenty of my favorite side dishes and salads to serve during the holidays […]

9 Crave Worthy Cranberry Recipes

Cranberries are one of my favorite seasonal ingredients. I’ve gathered together 9 Crave Worthy Cranberry Recipes here for you to choose from. Enjoy one (or more!) of these delicious cranberry recipes with your family this holiday season!   I love enjoying cranberries during the holiday season. It just seems to be THE flavor that I […]

Layered Peppermint Mocha Cheesecake Dip

This easy Layered Peppermint Mocha Cheesecake Dip will be the STAR of all your holiday parties! With it’s fun, colorful layers, and 5 minute prep time, everyone wins! Works beautifully as a holiday appetizer or dessert! Every year about this time I have this uncontrollable urge to decorate for Christmas. I don’t know whether it’s that […]

Easy Cranberry Yeast Rolls

These Easy Cranberry Yeast Rolls are the perfect addition to your holiday meal! Packed with fresh cranberries and seasoned with pumpkin pie spice, it’s a winning combination that is sure to please. They can even be made ahead of time! I’ve got the perfect addition to your holiday menu today and you’re going to L-O-V-E […]

Spiced Sweet Potato Pie with Marshmallow Topping

A classic pie with a sticky sweet update…Spiced Sweet Potato Pie with Marshmallow Topping! This easy and DELICIOUS pie needs to make it onto YOUR holiday menu! In case I haven’t given you enough options for your holiday dessert table yet…I’m bringing  you one more! The past few weeks I’ve shard a seriously showstopping dessert […]

Maple Sage Smashed Yams with Marshmallow Butter

Maple Sage Smashed Yams with Marshmallow Butter – the side dish everyone will be yammering about for days (pun intended)! This easy side dish is packed full of flavor, takes less than 30 minutes to prepare, doesn’t require the oven, and can be made ahead of time! You’re welcome :) I am seriously a meat […]

Red White and Blue Rice Krispies Treats Bark

 These sweet treats are sure to satisfy everyone! Colorful and festive, this Red White and Blue Rice Krispies Treats Bark is the perfect no-bake treat to celebrate with! Today we’re doing easy. And festive. And fun. Got kids? This is the treat you want to make together with them because they CANNOT MESS IT UP. […]

Peppermint Eggnog Milkshake

Two of my favorite holiday flavors come together magnificently in this exceptional Peppermint Eggnog Milkshake! Woohoo!  Peppermint season is here and I am SO ready for it! !  I love, LOVE making recipes with peppermint because they smell so amazing and taste like Christmas.  As soon as the first carton of Eggnog hit the shelf […]

Nutter Butter Peanut Butter Fudge

This Nutter Butter Peanut Butter Fudge is perfect for peanut butter lovers!  Ultra smooth peanut butter fudge filled with Nutter Butter cookies. Yep! Fudge just got better! We’re leaving Saturday for our Disney Cruise and while our house looks like a tornado blew through it – twice – I’m still hopeful that I will somehow […]

Red, White and Blue Patriotic Peppermint Patties

Red, White and Blue Patriotic Peppermint Patties are perfect for the 4th of July and can easily be adapted to work for any holiday!  YOU choose the flavor and the color! Saying goodbye to Google Reader? The other day Reece and I were hanging out while Bryce was taking a nap.  We were talking about […]

The Unbreakable Christmas Centerpiece

I love beautiful, sparkly Christmas decorations.  They make me smile.  What makes me cry is when they get broken by two little boys.  Solution?  I got it right here for you.  Hit up your dollar store for some pretty plastic bowls and/or plates.  Grab some shatter-proof ornaments (also at the dollar store).  Pull out a […]

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Last year I saved this recipe from a magazine but I never got around to making it until now.  Big mistake.  A yummy twist on the after dinner mint – these cookies are so incredibly scrumptious and gloriously green!  Using the cookie mix means minimal mess and super easy!  The boys had a good time […]