Authentic Irish Coffee

Drinks, Holiday

When I go out on date night with my husband, we love to order coffee with our dessert.  Upgrade that to an Irish coffee and WOW!  I have been messing around with measurements and ingredients and then finally asked my favorite high-end restaurant how they make it.  I will never go […]

Thanksgiving Sliders

Dinner, Holiday

Thanksgiving Sliders are the perfect way to use up your Thanksgiving dinner leftovers.  You have all the main players here.  Soft roll, roasted turkey, stuffing, cranberries.  The gang’s all here.

Cranberry Pear Crumb Pie

Desserts, Holiday

Tart, bursting cranberries.  Sweet, soft, and subtle pears.  The magic of cardamom and a crumble topping made with brown sugar and salted butter.  Cranberry Pear Crumb pie is going to be the most beautiful dessert on your holiday table this year.

Best Ever Pumpkin Bread

Bread, Breakfast, Desserts, Holiday

This is just too yummy!!  I had 3 recipes for pumpkin bread that were just “ok”.  So, I played around with the recipe and this is what I came up with.  And let me just say WOAH!!  So good!  I have been using this same recipe since 2012 and I […]

Baked Sweet and Sour Chicken

100 Day Challenge, Dinner

On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. This is recipe 12. This chicken is SO.GOOD. Really, I try not to use all caps, to avoid that yelling effect, but I couldn’t help myself.  This recipe has been floating around Pinterest for months and I am kicking myself for waiting so […]

Chicken Noodle Soup

Dinner, Freezer Meal

Montana winters are cold, snowy, and long.  They regularly start in October and end in May.  So we have a VERY long “soup season”.  This Chicken Noodle Soup is a classic.  The sweet carrots and the full flavor broth will warm you to the bones.  My very favorite thing about […]

DIY Pumpkin Pie Spice

Desserts

Pumpkin Pie Spice is the staple that you need in your spice cabinet this fall!  It’s a lively mix of nutmeg, cinnamon, allspice, cloves, and two secret ingredients making an appearance. I bet you already have all 6 spices in your pantry and this is cheaper than buying a jar of […]

Peach Crisp Bars

Desserts

Ripe summer peaches, crumbled pecan and brown sugar topping, sweet almond glaze.  These Peach Crisp Bars are simply a bite of summer heaven. I picked up a box of peaches at Costco.  The smell is AMAZING!  We ate most of them, but I knew I just had to bake something with […]

White Chicken Enchiladas

Dinner, Enchilada, Favorites

White Chicken Enchiladas are ALL the rage, and for good reason.  The flavor is incredible.  Bold flavor but not spicy.  Creamy comfort food, yet not too rich.  These are a winner in all categories and will satisfy even the pickiest eater.

The Easiest And Best Pizza Crust

Dinner, Side Dish

At our house, Friday means Pizza Night.  I am particular…I love the PERFECT crust.  I want my pizza crust to be easy, fast, simple, rolled out thin and crispy, and fabulous flavor.  I have to admit, I’ve been holding out on you.  I’ve been using the easiest and best pizza […]