Eggs and Bacon Steel Cut Oats

Steel cut oats have so many uses, they can be savory or sweet, breakfast or dinner. I tend to lean towards the sweet side when it comes to any type of oat. I have a sweet tooth like no other so it gets me in trouble a lot! I tried the steel cut oats with…

Apple Cider Old Fashioned

Holiday cocktails are the best part of the holidays! I am on a huge whiskey kick recently and I love Old Fashioned cocktails. I am also a huge mint julep fan but that’s a different story on another day! This is the perfect recipe for that holiday party! Spiced apple cider and whiskey go perfectly…

Hot Apple Cider

Have you ever made your own apple cider? Maybe from store bought apple juice, but I mean really make it straight from the apple? Why don’t you try today! It is so simple and so delicious! Oh, and everything that is homemade just tastes so much better because of all that hard work you put…

Iced Sugar Cookies

I  have spent hours watching videos on how to ice sugar cookies. I had a job at one point where I had to ice sugar cookies for every holiday and they always bled and looked awful! But they say practice makes perfect so I kept at it even after I left that job. I have…

Chia Pudding with Berry Compote

Berry compote is great for waffles, pancakes, french toast, ice cream, and most importantly, chia pudding! The list is endless for a fruit compote and it is so easy to make and store. It will last refrigerated in a closed container for up to a month. You can choose to sweeten it with honey, sugar,…

Crab Salad

I have been so slow moving today, I cannot seem to get anything done! I spent so much time doing a few things that I completely forgot to eat lunch at a reasonable hour. Here I am at 3:30 finally eating my lunch and trying to multitask. I figured something quick and light would do…

Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread cookies with coconut oil!? Yes! This recipe is dairy free! These cookies taste exactly like they are full of buttery goodness! I have wanted to try making cookies with coconut oil for a while now and this was the perfect excuse to try it out. I am really excited for you to try this…

Balsamic Flank Steak

I cannot live without balsamic vinegar. From balsamic dressing to reductions and marinades. My husband on the other hand hates any vinegar in existence. He hates the smell and taste of red, white, balsamic, apple cider, and anything in between. Surprisingly, he loves this dish and the balsamic reduction that goes with it. He is…

Teriyaki Chicken Bowls

The holidays bring heavy food, lots of sweets, and cocktails around every corner. It’s hard to keep on that diet or eat healthy with temptation looming around every corner. I get overwhelmed with sweets during the holidays because I have a major sweet tooth. I watch Food Network baking competitions, I bake cookies, make candies,…

Pumpkin Pie Spice

As I wander through the grocery stores I have noticed pumpkin pie spice is not there anymore! I may not be looking hard enough or maybe it really is not a hot product anymore but I have a recipe that can save you a dollar or two. A lot of recipes call for pumpkin pie…