King Ranch Mac n Cheese

Have you ever had King Ranch Casserole? I think it might be a Texas and/or Southern thing? This King Ranch Mac n Cheese is a variation of the typical King Ranch Casserole, but with a twist. This dish is easily reheated and can be made in advance, placed in the freezer, thawed, and then baked. […]

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Gingerbread Pancakes

During the holidays, I’d eat just about anything gingerbread flavor and these pancakes are no exception. They’re the perfect amount of spicy, sweet, and everything you could want in a pancake. Try em for yourself! Ingredients gingerbread spice mix 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground ginger 3/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/4 […]

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Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls

Looking for the perfect Christmas morning breakfast? Look no further! These eggnog cinnamon rolls are light, fluffy, and flavored perfectly of all the warm eggnog flavors that you know and love. Ingredients rolls 3-1/2 to 4 cups all-purpose flour + more for dusting 1 package or 2-1/4 teaspoon instant yeast 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1/4 […]

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hot chocolate pancakes

Hot chocolate pancakes. Need I say more? No. These things are basically a good reason to have dessert for breakfast, but hey, it’s the holidays. Who is keeping track of calories this time of year anyway? Ingredients topping 3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup heavy cream mini marshmallows pancakes 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 […]

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Christmas Monster Cookies

These are traditional monster cookies with a twist! There are a little bit of everything inside these babies and are absolutely festive with the addition of Christmas M&Ms. You have got to try these! And of course you could make them anytime of year with regular M&Ms. Ingredients 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, room temperature […]

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Pasta alla Norma

Since being in Europe, I would really love to integrate more traditional European dishes. Whether it is German foods, Italian, or Austrian, I would love to share these recipes with all of you guys! Pasta alla Norma is a traditional Sicilian pasta dish that is made with grilled eggplant and topped with cheese, typically ricotta […]

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Gingerbread Scones with Lemon Glaze

These gingerbread scones are PACKED with flavor. There’s so much ginger and gingerbread spices packed into these little pastries. The lemon glaze drizzled over the top gives them the perfect little bite on top. DELICIOUS! To eat in the morning with your cup of coffee or after dinner for dessert, gingerbread scones are the perfect […]

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Bangers and Mash

Bangers and mash, also known as sausages and mash, is a traditional British dish, consisting of sausages served with mashed potatoes. It may consist of one of a variety of flavored sausages made of pork, lamb, or beef. The dish is usually served with onion gravy, but may also include fried onions and peas. This […]

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Easy French bread

This bread is so easy, any level of baker can make this beauty. Whether you have a stand mixer or not, you can EASILY make this Dutch oven French bread. Although you could also buy a loaf of French bread at your local bakery, I promise it tastes SO much better when you taste the […]

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Instant Pot Ramen

On any given day, ask my kids what they want to eat and they will 99.9% of the time respond with “ramen.” While I appreciate their love of carbs and the cheap little packs that take about .5 seconds to make, I don’t always want to join in on the sodium overload the little silver […]

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