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Thanksgiving Dinner 2023

The holidays are now behind us, but there’s always next year to try out some really incredible Thanksgiving recipes. Here’s the roundup of our Thanksgiving Dinner 2023. Whipped Ricotta with Raisins-Such an easy app to have on the coffee table. Everyone real enjoyed and…

January 1, 2024

Christmas Cookies 2020

Here they are! This year’s cookies for Santa, friends, family, but mostly my baby bump! My Christmas Cookies 2020 included marshmallow treats in the form of Cornflake Wreaths and Mini Pavlovas with Cranberry Sauce from Savory Online, the easiest Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies…

December 28, 2020

Thanksgiving Dinner

I’ve made several Thanksgiving meals, and I have to say, this one might have been my best! There really wasn’t a bad dish in the bunch! I made a couple of old faithfuls, but since I love to try new things, I experimented with…

November 28, 2020
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Apple-Cranberry Pie

Sure, an apple pie is classic, but I like to balance out the sweetness with a little tart. And what is more festive this time of year than cranberries?! I also give a nod to my grandmother’s favorite pie addition–tapioca pearls–for the perfect thickening…

November 27, 2019

Veggie Couscous with Spicy Pine Nuts

    Chrissy Teigen’s simple and flavorful Veggie Couscous with Spicy Pine Nuts is a perfect weeknight and postpartum meal! My body was craving veggies and something home-cooked and this dish fit the bill. I was worried that a recipe with a stew-like feel and…

May 31, 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

Cranberry-Strawberry Crumb Pie

    There are not too many desserts that can top this pie from Real Simple magazine. I may as well quit here! But, seriously, this Cranberry-Strawberry Crumb Pie is delicious. Let strawberry-rhubarb be your summer go-to, but for the colder months, check out…

January 8, 2019

Cranberry Ricotta Cake

    This cake is heavenly! I’ve had it hanging around this entire holiday weekend. Perfect for your Thanksgiving morning to hold you over until the main meal. A special holiday treat to have while you decorate the house for Christmas, listening to Christmas music…

November 25, 2018

Cranberry Bread

    They say not to go to grocery store hungry, well, don’t go to the grocery store pregnant! I saw a back of fresh cranberries and became FIXATED on them. I added the bag and a couple oranges to my cart, determined to…

November 16, 2018