easiest homemade chex mix

Can you believe Christmas is less than two weeks away?? Me either! I kicked off my Christmas baking yesterday and this Easiest Homemade Chex Mix was the first thing on my list🎄. Even after years of watching my mom make this, I never quite realized how easy it is — this recipe, not the 12+ types of cookies she produces,…

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maple glazed pull-apart bread

Hello, maple-hugged goodness. Brought to you in the form of this super-simple, super-addictive maple glazed pull-apart bread. A can of refrigerated biscuits + a few simple ingredients come together to make the most amazing dessert/appetizer/snack (let’s be real. We ate this as a snack). So what exactly is maple glazed pull-apart bread? Let’s dive in. Biscuits, filled with maple butter…

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sweet potato casserole with brown sugar pecan topping

Let me start off here by telling you that I am not a sweet potato kinda girl. I’m all for the idea of sweet potatoes; they’re healthy, they’ve got fiber, etc., but I’ve just never liked them. Until now. Let me introduce you to this life-changing sweet potato casserole. Dramatic much? Maybe a little, but this casserole deserves it. So…

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favorite spinach artichoke dip

This is what cheesy-creamy dreams are made of. The only spinach artichoke dip recipe I will ever use. It’s so basic + so good. Here are a few reasons this is the best kinda dip: Cheese. Super simple to make – we’re talking just five ingredients. That’s right people, count ‘em up. The most perfect party app — Thanksgiving, Christmas,…

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simple + amazing homemade applesauce

Oh, don’t mind me. Just over here trying to use up all these amazing apples. Which means it’s time for – Mom’s Amazing Best Ever Homemade Drop Dead Good Applesauce. Ok that’s a really long name but it’s totally necessary. You’ll probably break up with grocery store applesauce after you make this. Promise. It’s un-complicated enough to make on a…

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bacon, arugula, and parmesan salad

I just found Grant eating this straight out of the fridge. DO YOU KNOW HOW EXCITING THAT IS!?!?!??!?!? Ok, now that I’m calm, I can tell you just how exciting it is. Grant will tell you otherwise, but he does not often eat vegetables – especially not in something like salad, where it’s hard to disguise the presence of said…

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simple + delicious hummus

I used to buy hummus.  That is, until I realized how easy-peasy-chickpea-squeezee (hehe get it?) it is to make!  No-fuss appetizer? Check.  Quick snack? Check.  No tahini required? Check.  Husband slash picky-eater approved? Check.  The perfect way to use up your summer veggies? Check.  Only 6 ingredients? Check.  Throw-it-in-the-food-processor-and-push-a-button-easy? Check.  I could go on.  Orrrrrr we could throw this together…

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