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Recipes made for the holidays

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Recipe Remake: Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting is a classic combination featuring a light and moist cake and a rich and sweet frosting – the perfect pairing! Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting was originally posted on cookaholicwife.com on May 8, 2011. The recipe has been revised as of May 2019.  I have […]

Spring Sugar Cookie Bars #SpringSweetsWeek

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Spring Sugar Cookie Bars are made of a sugar cookie crust and topped with a sweet spring-colored buttercream frosting and tons of […]

PEEPS Easter Bunny Vanilla Cake #SpringSweetsWeek

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Peeps Easter Bunny Vanilla Cake is a simple made-from-scratch cake, topped with a coconut buttercream frosting and decorated with PEEPS marshmallows and […]

Individual Italian Easter Breads #SpringSweetsWeek

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Individual Italian Easter Breads are adorable little twisted bread rings, baked with a dyed Easter egg in the center and coated with […]

Thanksgiving Tacos

Back in September, my friend Jenn and I took a very unplanned trip to the beach over Labor Day weekend. We both love the beach but didn’t have any plans to go down for the holiday weekend, because traffic is usually a nightmare. But then Jenn posted some image about […]

60+ Thanksgiving Recipes

If you’re a long-time reader of this blog or if you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I had a round-up of nearly 100 recipes that you could serve on Thanksgiving. Which is crazy, but if you’ve been blogging as long as I have, not really that difficult. But, […]

Lighter Green Bean Casserole

It’s the end of Holiday Side Dish week for me! I hope you’ve enjoyed the recipes I’ve shared with you this week and that you’ve checked out what the other bloggers have made and that we’ve helped you add some great dishes to your Thanksgiving menu. I saw an article […]

Cranberry Pecan Stuffing

I know that stuffing made using cranberries, walnuts, pecans, sausage, oysters, etc. are pretty popular, but I’ve never had any type of stuffing other than ones very similar to the Old Fashioned Celery and Onion Stuffing I shared with you on Monday. Stuffing is simple – bread, celery, onions, stock, […]

Mashed Potatoes for a Crowd

I’m back with another recipe for Holiday Side Dish week! I’ve probably mentioned this a million times but my mom has never been a great cook. But one thing that she always did was make homemade mashed potatoes. I honestly didn’t even know that you could get “mashed potatoes” from […]

Apple Galette

If making an apple pie from scratch is something that’s intimidating to you, you should definitely try making an apple galette instead. It’s very similar to an apple pie, but rustic, so you don’t need to worry about it getting the dough to crimp just right in the pie pan […]