Tag: christmas

Orange Juice Cookie Bars

Have any leftover orange juice sitting around?¬† You must make these incredible orange juice cookie bars! These cookie bars are crispy on the outside and pillowy soft on the inside.¬† Your kitchen will smell amazing when you add fresh orange zest to these cookies.¬† Adding orange juice to these cookie […]

 

Sour Cream Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Sour Cream Oatmeal Raisin Cookies are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside!¬† Adding sour cream makes these cookies super soft! This recipe is extremely easy, and this classic cookie recipe will be a crowd-pleaser! These oatmeal raisin cookies are made with brown sugar, sugar, vanilla, oats, and […]

 

Mint White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

These Mint White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies are chewy on the inside and have a flakey-crispy outside.¬† They’re loaded with white chocolate chips, macadamia nuts,¬† fresh mint from my garden!¬† If you like these cookies, check out my other cookie recipes that call for White Chocolate Chips! One of my […]

 

Smoked Salmon Egg Tarts

Thank-you to the Iowa Egg Council for sponsoring today’s post.¬†¬† When I think of foods that celebrate my family’s heritage, smoked salmon comes to mind.¬† My dad’s side of the family is Scandinavian ( my maiden name is Johnson), and we have always celebrated with smoked salmon.¬† We always enjoyed […]

 

Instant Pot Eggnog Rice Pudding

This Instant Pot eggnog rice pudding will please your entire family this holiday season! You will love preparing it because it only takes a few ingredients and cooks up in your instant pot super fast.¬† ¬†Your kids will love it because it is delicious and is made with creamy eggnog.¬† […]

 

Homemade Healthier Andes Mints

  This post may contain affiliate links. When I was nine or ten, my dad’s cousin drove in from Michigan for Christmas Eve and brought a box of Andes Mints. ¬†Those Andes Mints left a lasting impression. ¬†I have loved them ever since. ¬† I would never buy them nowadays. […]

 

Black Cherry Jello Salad

Black Cherry Jello Salad is super refreshing and is filled with delicious plump black cherries!¬† My mom made this black cherry jello salad for every holiday when I was growing up.¬† ¬†This jello salad will please adults and kids alike and is a super easy side dish to throw together […]

 

Buttermilk Pumpkin Biscuits and Gravy

This content has been sponsored by Inmar Intelligence and Midwest Dairy. All opinions are mine alone. #UndeniablyDairy #gotmilkrecipe There are five of us in my family: my husband Greg, myself, and our three sons. With everything going on this year, I can certainly say that we have been breaking bread […]

 

Gift Ideas for Adults during Quarantine

Woah.¬† 2020 has been quite a year.¬† ¬†Everything has looked different this year.¬† School is different, socializing is different, work is different, sports are different, and our holidays will look different this year.¬† ¬†Is your family still getting together for the upcoming holidays?¬† We’re going to spend Thanksgiving with just […]

 

Apple Cinnamon Brussels Sprouts

I have gotten into adding cinnamon to savory fall dishes this season. You will love the aroma of cinnamon when you are cooking these in the oven.¬† ¬†Once you learn how to make roasted brussels sprouts, you will be hooked! They’re super quick and simple to make.¬† You can always […]

 

Hot Buttered Rum Roasted Carrots

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† I always include a bag of baby carrots, AND a bag of full-sized carrots on my online grocery order each week.¬† The baby carrots are for my three-year-old because he loves to dip them in ranch.¬† I always run out of my bag of […]

 

Instant Pot Rice Stuffing

This post may contain affiliate links I know that a food blogger’s best business practices include posting¬† Thanksgiving recipes before¬†Thanksgiving, not after. Still, my little stuffing experiment worked out so well, and I wanted to share it before it gets lost in the archives of my kitchen. ‘ I have […]