Christmas Chocolate Crunch Blondies

It is Friday! Lets do some holiday making… with some Christmas blondies….of course. I mean would you expect anything less? First can we have a little chat? Why are Blondies called Blondies? Really,…

Mediterranean Vegetable Chip Crusted Chicken

Chicken. We eat it. A lot of it. And I am not exaggerating. With a house full of boys it is inevitable. Inevitable. We have this family recipe. A recipe…

Chipotle Cheddar Potato Latkes

Latkes, lat-kee, lat-kuh, potato pancakes, fritters, lakes (what I say, because I have awful grammar and am obviously not jewish). Whatever you decide, know one thing. They are good! Crispy, spicy, cheesy…

Chocolate Covered Pecan Butter Truffles

Something pretty awesome happened over the weekend. I made roasted, salted, pecan butter and then I covered it with chocolate to make some pretty awesome truffles. Well, actually I am…

Buffalo Broccoli Pasta

You guys, I promise. This pasta is way better than it looks. Some foods looks especially pretty on camera (i.e ravioli, cookies, bagels) and some foods just don’t. I think…

Candy Cane Bagels

I promise I am not obsessed with candy canes. Really, I promise. I just happened to be obsessed with Christmas, that’s all. Before we moved to Colorado, we lived in…

Jolly Santa Cookies

Ho Ho Ho Last week it was Rudolph and this week it is Santa! I know I am a Christmasaholic. Get over it. You know you love it to! You…

Crispy Thai Chicken Wraps

The most frustrating thing happened while writing up this post. It disappeared! Like everything, gone in the blink of an eye! My reaction? OMG! What jut happened? Where did my…

Blackened Salmon Fish Tacos

Taco’s are a staple over here. A once a week kind of thing. Plain and simple ground beef taco’s. The boys love taco’s. Probably because they are just that plain…

Christmas Eve Sesame Asparagus Quiche

Buttery crackers, eggs, cheese, asparagus, and bacon. And mmm, more cheese. YUM. Before my family moved to Colorado, every Christmas Eve ( and I mean every Christmas Eve. My mom…

Sesame Crackers

I live in a small town. I mean not that small, but small enough to not be able to find sesame crackers, sesame sticks or sesame anything for that matter!…

Chocolate Reindeer Cupcakes

Santa. Your reindeer taste so good. In the form of a super moist, super chocolatey cupcake. Of course, Rudolph and his friends are covered in whipped chocolate frosting that tastes almost mousse…

Szechuan Noodles with Broccoli

So you probably need a break from all those Christmas cookies? Or maybe not. How about this? A seriously good Asian pasta and then some Nutella Oatmeal Lace Cookies or…

Nutella Oatmeal Lace Cookies

So I bake. Like a lot. Maybe more than I cook. Probably way too much, for the normal person that is. There are a lot of us in this house…

Candy Cane Cinnamon Rolls

Visions of candy canes danced in my head….. Literally! I was hiking the other day thinking about food……. and Christmas……… of course. When honestly visions of candy cane cinnamon rolls…

Spaghetti Squash Pancakes

Why should leftover turkey have all the fun? Every year at Thanksgiving we always have spaghetti squash. I do not know why. Maybe it is because no one other than…

Hot Cocoa

Whew! Thanksgiving whipped my butt! And my kitchen! You should have seen it, it looked like a tornado whipped through there! Although it kind of looks like that everyday until…