Easy Pasta Salad

Time to break out the pasta salad for all those summer BBQ’s! This is my go to easy pasta salad. 5 ingredients, 3 steps, all around super easy to throw together for a potluck. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 10 minutes     Chill Time: 30 minutes…

Raspberry Spritzers

There are so many fresh and delicious drinks to make during summer! This is one of my most favorites. Only 4 ingredients, so easy, and so delicious and refreshing. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Total Time: 5 minutes Happy June everybody! I am so happy that it is finally June. The weather here is finally…

Perfect Cream Cheese Frosting

I’m so excited I can’t even handle it!! I am finally sharing with you my most favorite and perfect Cream Cheese Frosting. It’s the best ever. Did you even see how long it takes you?! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Total Time: 10 mins I have made you the perfect cream cheese frosting. This is to go with me perfect…

Easy Baked Cream Cheese Wontons

Sometimes I have a total craving for cream cheese wontons and need them asap. These baked ones are so easy and ready in less than 30 minutes!  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes     Cook Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 25 minutes   Servings: 24 wontons I don’t think…

15 Minute Roasted Asparagus

This is usually my “go to” side dish! Super easy and super fast, it works perfectly for those busy nights! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes     Cook Time: 10 minutes     Total Time: 15 minutes     Servings: 4-6 Sometimes the hardest part of dinner, are the side…

3 Ingredient French Palmiers

I have been missing France so much, so this is my new go to recipe! 3 ingredients is all it takes to make these delicious European treats! Difficulty: Level 2 (totally doable) Hands On Time: 20 minutes    Cook Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 35 minutes    Servings: 24 cookies I have definitely been missing…

5 Ingredient Thyme Pommes Anna (potato cake)

This Thyme Pommes Anna is a delicious side dish of potatoes layered with butter, salt, pepper and thyme. It is my most favorite potato dish ever. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 20 minutes     Cook Time: 60 minutes     Total Time: 1 hrs 20 mins Servings: 4-6 people This Thyme Pommes…

2 step Peppermint Hot Chocolate Floats

One of my favorite go to treats of winter is only 2 ingredients and 2 steps! Definitely can’t go wrong with that. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes Just because the holidays are over, doesn’t mean you have to stop drinking hot chocolate! I feel like I definitely fall into that…

5 minute Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

Nothing warms you up faster than this Peppermint White Hot Chocolate!  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 5 minutes    Servings: 2 Sometimes, there is nothing better than a good old cup of hot chocolate this time of year. It is definitely feeling like winter around here..aka -…

How To Make Whipped Cream

You don’t even know how easy it really is to make fresh whipped cream! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 5 minutes     Servings: 2 cups It’s that time of year where you NEED whipped cream. On, like everything. Gingerbread. Pumpkin Pie. Hot Chocolate. Banana Cream Pie.…

How To Make Gravy

Gravy was always the hardest thing for me to make! I could never remember how to do it and was always calling my mom. After years of calling her every time I wanted gravy, I have finally gotten the hang of making it. Here is a simple How to Make Gravy Step by Step Guide!…

4 ingredient Buttery Mashed Potatoes

These potatoes come together in only 4 steps using only 4 ingredients! Crazy easy. Mashed potatoes are the ultimate comfort food. Am I right? Especially when they’re super Buttery Mashed Potatoes, just like my dad made them all growing up. Butter is the secret ingredient to make these taste absolutely incredible! I have never made potatoes any other…

9 step Simple Thanksgiving Turkey

The turkey has arrived! We can’t really have our DIY Thanksgiving Dinner without the turkey, right? This year we are making a super simple, no-brine turkey! Only 30 minutes hands on time. Gotta love it. Difficulty: Level 2 (totally doable) Hands On Time: 30 minutes     Cook Time: 4 hours     Total Time:…

3 ingredient Chocolate Peanut Butter Fondue

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fondue is basically like pure happiness. Thanks to Orson Gygi for providing this delicious melting chocolate! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 10 minutes     Servings: 6-8 I think I’ve said before, what is better than melty chocolate? Well, maybe peanut buttery melty chocolate.…

3 ingredient Yogurt Marinated Baked Buffalo Wings

Wings are my life this time of year, and thanks to Chobani and their #madewithchobani campaign, I was inspired to make these Yogurt Marinated Baked Buffalo Wings…and they were incredible. Click here for some fun yogurt recipes! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Rest Time: 60 minutes    Cook Time: 50…

Pumpkin Whipped Cream in 5 minutes

This pumpkin whipped cream screams fall with all it’s pumpkin spice flavors; perfect to top off warm gingerbread or a cup of hot chocolate. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes           Total Time: 5 minutes          Servings: About 3 cups I have a feeling I’m…

5 minute Tomato, Basil and Balsamic Salad

This favorite summer lunch is made with fresh tomatoes, a drizzle of balsamic vinegar and fresh basil! Thank you to La Nay Ferme for providing this produce. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Total Time: 5 minutes Last week I received some AMAZING produce from a local CSA (communities supporting agriculture) farm. What is a CSA farm? These are local…

Cinnamon Grilled Pineapple

2 ingredient Cinnamon Grilled Pineapple

2 ingredients, 15 minutes and my favorite summer snack! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 20 minutes    Total Time: 30 minutes    Servings: 2-4 Okay so this grilled pineapple. I really love pineapple. And I reallllyy loved grilled pineapple. Who else loves those brazillian meat restaurants? And…

Eggs In A Nest in 15 minutes

Eggs in a Bagel?! Yes please.  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Cook Time: 10 minutes    Total Time: 15 minutes This is my new favorite breakfast. I don’t think I’ve told you yet. But I SERIOUSLY love bagels. And I only like eating eggs with something else, I don’t like to eat them…

5 ingredient Caramelized Roasted Carrots

These carrots are roasted in butter, a little sugar and salt & pepper until they are caramelized to perfection. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands on Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 50 minutes    Total Time: 60 minutes    Servings: 4-6 Sweet, salty, buttery, crunchy, caramelized…roasted carrots. Have you ever wished your veggies tasted like…