Apple Cranberry Bacon Candied Walnut Salad with Apple Poppy Seed Vinaigrette belongs on your table this Thanksgiving and all Autumn long! Do you say Autumn or Fall? I’ve always said Fall because that’s how I grew up. I think it must be a location thing. By saying “Autumn,” however, I somehow feel more sophisticated –…
Wonderfully flavorful, crisp tender Roasted Green Beans with Cremini Bacon Mushroom Sauce are easy enough for every day but delicious enough for special occasions (like Thanksgiving!)! If you are looking for an incredible alternative to green bean casserole, this is it!
This sweet and tangy homemade Pineapple Cranberry Sauce is so much better than canned, incredibly easy, stress free and make ahead! This company rave worthy Pineapple Cranberry Sauce will be your new favorite cranberry sauce for Thanksgiving! As a child at Thanksgiving, there were always extra mashed potatoes in the place of Cranberry Sauce. …
No Babysitting, easy, creamy BAKED Butternut Squash Risotto with Toasted Pine Nuts and Pepper Jack Cheese baked to perfection in 20 minutes! This simple to prepare risotto is wonderfully smooth and creamy, seasoned to perfection and is absolutely fool proof! It makes the most amazing Thanksgiving or holiday side but is easy enough for every day!
My Mom’s Famous Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread! So incredibly moist, infused with cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg with only 2 bowls and one whisk required! Everyone will BEG you for this recipe!
This Slow Cooker Creamed Corn with Ricotta and Bacon has to be the BEST CREAMED CORN I’ve eaten in my entire life! Rich and creamy, seasoned to perfection, SO easy and practically fool proof! This Creamed Corn will be the star of your Thanksgiving feast!
These soft and tender Pumpkin Dinner Rolls will be the talk of your Thanksgiving Table! Adorably delicious and easier than you might think with the option of Brown Sugar Cinnamon Butter!
Easy baked Parmesan Fingerling Potato Fries with a crispy exterior and creamy buttery interior, spiced to perfection, make the perfect appetizer, snack or side you won’t be able to stop munching!
Sweet, buttery, homemade Hawaiian Sweet Rolls are super soft and fluffy infused with pineapple juice and slathered in butter! Their light tropical flavor makes these tender golden rolls ideal for for sliders, potlucks and special occasions like Thanksgiving!
Incredibly moist, tender Sweet Cornbread with just the right amount of sweetness makes the perfect easy side or warm breakfast. You will fall in love at first slice and won’t be able to stop!
This mega creamy Million Dollar Macaroni and Cheese Casserole is the only macaroni cheese recipe you will ever want to make! Make this mac for guests or family and they will love you forever! The homemade sauce itself is rich and crazy creamy and the casserole is stuffed with a hidden layer of provolone cheese and sour cream that melts when baked for a ridiculous amount of velvety creamy, cheesy goodness. A million dollar worthy goodness.
With cookouts, potlucks, barbecues, and 4th of July upon us, everyone needs the best potato salad recipe and this is it! This Classic Potato salad is super creamy and flavorful with just the right amount of kick (read on for the secret ingredient). Its easy to double/triple for a large crowd, can be made in advance for stress free sharing and best of all everyone loves THIS potato salad!
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This Watermelon Pineapple Salad with Honey Lime Mint Dressing is possibly the best fruit salad you will ever make and its so easy! What I especially love is you can add/mix in whatever fruit you have on hand because the dressing is out of this world! Your new summer go-to salad potluck recipe!
Your favorite jalapeno popper dip but in cheese muffin form- Jalapeno Popper Cheese Muffins! These cheese muffins are super moist with an intense cheesy flavor and a cream cheese jalapeno center with the perfect hint of spice. Your potluck/BBQ friends will thank you! if you decide to share…
Creamy Cilantro Lime Avocado Rice with the option of mangoes and black beans is the most addictingly delicious Mexican side that makes every meal better or just add some chicken for a complete dinner!
Strawberry Broccoli Salad will be one of the best salads that you make! The perfect easy potluck or side dish packed with crunchy pears, apples, sunflower seeds, sweet dried cranberries, creamy avocado, and salty feta! The textures and flavors are out of this world!
Everyone goes crazy over these cakey blueberry muffins! they are so incredibly moist, bursting with extra blueberries in every bite and the sweet and tangy Lemon Glaze is out of this world!
Grilled Caprese Chicken Salad with the most incredible balsamic marinated chicken, fresh tomatoes, melt in your mouth mozzarella, grilled asparagus, creamy avocado and crispy bacon all drizzled with Creamy Balsamic Reduction Dressing = Out of this world!