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Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Grapes and Almonds

  I definitely needed some veggies to offset the heavy mac & cheese and giant cake I made for my husband’s birthday dinner. While these Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Grapes and Almonds didn’t knock my socks off, they were tasty and do have a…

September 18, 2019

Bacon and Almond Waffles

  Breakfast for dinner–why not?! This is the third version I have tried out of Food Network’s Savory Waffles Six Ways, and I might just keep going! These Bacon and Almond Waffles combine a few of my favorite things, and turned out pretty darn tasty. Make as…

August 27, 2019

Lemon & Almond Meringue Pie

  If you’ve been following along with my two earlier posts, we have had a light, no-fuss appetizer, a colorful summertime entree, and have now capped it all off with this Lemon & Almond Meringue Pie, also known as Heaven. Seriously, adding a layer…

August 23, 2019

Apricot and Pistachio Rustic Tart

  What an interesting combination for an easy weekend breakfast at home! Creamy pistachio frangipane, sweet and sour apricots, a buttery, sugary crust. So different and tasty! While I would consider Sainsbury’s Magazine’s Apricot and Pistachio Rustic Tart more of a galette, it’s right…

July 21, 2019

Salted Maple Granola

  I love granola. It’s so easy to have hanging around as a quick snack or breakfast for my toddler and me. And, it lasts forever! Why have cereal hanging around the house when you could have granola?! That said, I try any granola recipe I…

June 14, 2019

Almond Rhubarb Coffee Cake

    Two cakes for the price of one! This Almond Rhubarb Coffee Cake is very easy, and odds are, you have most of the ingredients already in your home! Put together this Allrecipes treat for a brunch side, a cheeky breakfast, an afternoon…

April 5, 2019

Maple-Roasted Carrot Salad

    This Maple-Roasted Carrot Salad feels like a guilty pleasure (it almost is), but it’s main ingredients are carrots and arugula, so have at it! Ina Garten goes as far as saying this may be her favorite salad ever, so I’ve deduced she’s…

February 1, 2019

Buckwheat, Almond, and Coconut Granola

    My toddler and I just love granola. It makes for the perfect breakfast. We start with a nice quality yogurt, can switch up the fruit, sometimes add a nut butter, and then have a hint of sweetness from some type of granola. (I…

January 23, 2019

Buttery Glazed Green Beans

  Green beans or dessert? It’s hard to tell with Chrissy Teigen’s Buttery Glazed Green Beans! This recipe takes a basic veggie to a whole new, salty-sweet level! I have such a sweet tooth, so this hit the spot and was perfect to serve alongside my…

January 3, 2019

Gluten-Free Chocolate-Dipped Almond Meringue Drops

  Let me start by saying this is the actual recipe title, not my doing. I think it’s a little silly to advertise a recipe as if something has been changed to accommodate gluten intolerances, when, in fact, this recipe would never include gluten…

December 27, 2018