Cooking, Baking & Cocktail Shaking

Game Day Loaded Nachos

Loaded Nachos with Homemade Chili Sauce

These Game Day Loaded Nachos are smothered in melted cheese and homemade chili sauce. They’re my most requested football appetizer every year. It’s officially football season in our house, and my husband couldn’t be more excited. He has been counting down the days to kickoff for a month now. A month? Do you know...

Hazelnut Crusted Tilapia with Lemon Butter Sauce

Crispy Hazelnut Crusted Tilapia with Lemon Butter Sauce is fast enough to dish up on a weeknight. It’s back to school for me. I’m not excited about it, but I’m an adult, and adults have to do things they don’t always want to do. At least that’s what they tell me. You know, the...

Soy Glazed Chicken Thighs {Grilled or Baked}

It’s Sunday again, which means it’s time to celebrate #SundaySupper. This week we’re preparing recipes for Labor day, which snuck up on me this year. This recipe for Soy Glazed Chicken Thighs is perfect to celebrate the end of summer. I completely forgot that Labor day was on Monday until my girlfriend asked me...

Peach Butter Muffins

It’s Monday, which means it’s time to celebrate with muffins for #MuffinMonday. These Peach Butter Muffins are extremely moist and bursting with peach flavor. We were given an orange marmalade muffin recipe this week, and I adapted the recipe so I could use my homemade peach butter that I made last week. These muffins...

Peach Butter

I love peaches! I want to shout it from the roof top… I. Love. Peaches! Summer is nearing its end, which means peaches are nearing their end, too. I hate to admit that peach season is almost over, but I have to come to terms with it. The fear of not having fresh peaches...

Strawberry Pink Champagne Sorbet

I made you Strawberry Pink Champagne Sorbet… Boozy dessert! The #SundaySupper group is cookin’ with wine this week. Exciting, right? I was beyond excited when I first found out about this week’s theme. What? I get to cook with my favorite alcoholic beverage? Yippeeeee! We teamed up with Schlossadler Wines this week for our...

Lemon Bars

These zesty Lemon Bars have a soft, custard-like center and toasty pecan crust. They’re majorly addictive. I’m busting out the cone hats, the party horns, the goodie bags, the party streamers, and the birthday balloons on the blog today. Why such a festive celebration? Well, today is one of my very best foodie friend’s...

Espresso Mousseline Au Chocolat

Happy 100th birthday, Julia Child! To celebrate, I made her Espresso Mousseline Au Chocolat, which is basically chocolate mousse. This mousse is rich and velvety smooth. When I found out Julia Child was turning 100, I knew I had to celebrate by making a dish from one of her cookbooks. She deserves something special...

Blueberry Cinnamon Chip Muffins

These Blueberry Cinnamon Chip Muffins are a sweet way to start your morning. They’re bursting with sweet blueberries and mini cinnamon chips. I’m very excited about this week’s muffin recipe. I made Blueberry Cinnamon Chip Muffins, and they are AMAZING! I have a feeling that this recipe is going to become my go-to muffin...