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Cheesy Pull Apart Bread Recipe

This Cheesy Pull Apart Bread disappeared in less than a day – that’s how good it is. It’s an easy side dish or appetizer is so simple to make and stuffed with garlic and cheese. You will LOVE this bread recipe! This post is sponsored by Mirum, but opinions expressed are my own. Cheesy garlic…

Apple Slab Pie Recipe

Apple Slab Pie is my favorite kind of pie: it’s baked in a sheet pan so there is more crust/crumble ratio to apples. This recipe is completely from scratch – I’ve done all the math for you to convert my favorite dutch apple pie to a slab pie! Do you love pie? I do. Obviously.…

The Best Cheesecake Recipe

I have been working on this post for YEARS my friends – that’s right: it’s the BEST CHEESECAKE RECIPE. This is your go-to classic cheesecake; a creamy vanilla version that you’ll be making for years to come. I’m adding in all the tips, tricks and important information you need to be successful at making homemade…

Banana Cream Pie Recipe from scratch

Learn how to make a classic Banana Cream Pie recipe from scratch! It has a flaky homemade crust, the best creamy pudding filling, and a fresh whipped cream topping. You will love how easy it is to make this old-fashioned pie. I have a soft spot for old-fashioned pie recipes and banana cream pie is…

Easy Butterfinger Pie Recipe

Butterfinger Pie tastes just like the famous candy bar with a creamy peanut butter filling and crushed butterfingers mixed in! This is a quick and easy pie recipe that you can make with a pastry pie crust or a no-bake cookie crust. Either way, you will want to treat yourself to a big slice of…

Using a Cheesecake Water Bath (Baking 101)

So you’re making a cheesecake and the recipe calls for a water bath. If you’re confused, don’t worry, I’m going to teach you all about using a cheesecake water bath: why, when, and how. I bake all of my cheesecakes in a water bath. It’s an extra step (or three) but I find that using…

Caramel Peanut Butter Cookie Bars

Caramel Peanut Butter Cookie Bars are rich and indulgent peanut butter dessert bars stuffed with gooey soft caramel! They are so easy to make and the caramel stays so soft even after they’re baked. You will love this dessert bar recipe! I have the dreamiest cookie bar recipe for you today! It combines two of…

Homemade Apple Pie Filling

Homemade Apple Pie Filling – this easy recipe takes just a few minutes and tastes so much better than canned pie filling! Keep it in your freezer for when you want pie filling ASAP! You never need to buy the can of pie filling again – just whip up this easy recipe to use for…

My Favorite All Butter Pie Crust Recipe

This All Butter Pie Crust is my absolute favorite pie crust recipe. It works EVERY time and produces flaky, buttery homemade pie crust that will make your pie recipe perfect! With this easy tutorial you will get the perfect pie crust every time. I‘m going to break down my favorite all butter pie crust recipe…

Zucchini Brownies

Zucchini brownies are a healthier recipe for brownies, and these are the BEST zucchini brownies ever! They’re ooey, gooey, and SUPER fudgy brownies. And NO one will know they have zucchini inside! PIN IT NOW to save for later! Yes, it is another zucchini recipe. I know, you’re probably yelling at the computer chanting “No…

Easy Oven Baked Chicken Tenders

Easy Oven Baked Chicken Tenders are the perfect easy dinner recipe. These are baked in the oven so they’re healthier than fried, but they’re crunchy and full of flavor. I pinky swear: these are PICKY EATER APPROVED. When I can get my daughter to enjoy chicken, you know it’s a good recipe. If there is…

Easy White Bread (homemade recipe)

This EASY White Bread is made from scratch. It makes two loaves and is the perfect sandwich bread! Making homemade bread is easier than you think. This post is sponsored by Fleischmann’s® Yeast. Their RapidRise® Yeast makes making homemade white bread EASY! PIN IT NOW TO SAVE FOR LATER This year, my goal is to…

Easy 5-Minute Gravy

This Easy 5-Minute Gravy Recipe is perfect for turkey, chicken, or beef! It’s so flavorful and it’s foolproof too and perfect for a any meal. PIN IT NOW TO SAVE FOR LATER! Gravy has always been sort of an enigma to me. I’ve never known the exact ratios of liquid and thickener or whether to…

Ultimate Pizza Dough Recipe

This is the ULTIMATE Pizza Dough Recipe! This easy pizza crust recipe can be made thick, thin, or personal sized with whole wheat or gluten free flour. You can make a baked pizza crust or a grilled pizza recipe. Top it with whatever you like for the best dinner, or make a dessert pizza! Never thought you could…

Peach Pie (double crust or crumble recipe)

Peach Pie is such an easy pie recipe that is classic for summer. Make this easy peach pie with a crumble topping or as a double crust pie or even with a lattice! Once you have my peach filling recipe, you can make this into any pie you like. Peach lovers will love this pie.…

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Dinner Recipes

Black Bean Burgers with Beets

I started making Black Bean Burgers about 10 years ago and we’ve been enjoying them ever since. I absolutely LOVE beans, so making them into a burger was not a stretch. These are an easy 30-minute meal that’s vegan with a gluten-free option. They’re a meatless burger you WILL want to eat, and I added…

Pesto Pasta Salad with Tortellini

This Pesto Pasta Salad recipe is perfect for parties, potlucks, BBQ or weeknight dinners! It’s full of flavor from basil pesto along with peas and sun-dried tomatoes. Plus, it’s made with cheese tortellini! This pasta salad keeps well for up to three days and is delicious for dinner or as a side dish. I think…

Turkey Lettuce Wraps

Healthy Turkey Lettuce Wraps are an Asian-inspired dinner that you can make in 30 minutes! These lettuce wraps are keto-friendly, paleo and 0 Weight Watchers Smart points. This is such an easy dinner – it’s one of our favorite weeknight meals. Do you love PF Chang’s lettuce wraps as much as we do? So good,…

No Yeast Pizza Dough Recipe

This 5-ingredient no yeast pizza dough recipe is a pizza crust made from scratch and it tastes just as good as one made with yeast but it’s faster and easier. Plus, if you can’t find yeast you can still have homemade pizza! In under 30 minutes you have have pizza on your table with ingredients…

Turkey Chili Recipe (30 minute meal)

Making chili doesn’t have to be an all-day project – my easy turkey chili recipe is ready to go in 30 minutes! It has beans, green chile and all the delicious chili seasonings. This is a great 30-minute meal when you want something hearty and filling. My husband is always SO happy when he sees…

30 Minute Pasta Sauce Recipe

I’m showing you how to make a pasta sauce recipe FAST with simple pantry ingredients you might already have on hand. Homemade tomato sauce tastes so much better than store bought and it doesn’t have to take all day! You will love this easy Italian tomato sauce with all of your favorite pasta dishes –…

Easy Salisbury Steak (30 minute meal)

Learn how to make Salisbury steak from scratch – it’s easier than you think!  It’s a hearty dinner made with ground beef that is shaped into “steaks” and simmered in a rich beef gravy. We serve this with egg noodles the ultimate comfort food dinner! Growing up I remember boil-in-bag Salisbury steak – does anyone remember…

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Rolo Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups are a from scratch version of my favorite cookie cup recipe. These are my FAVORITE chocolate chip cookie – baked into a mini muffin pan! These are fantastic plain, with frosting, or with Rolos or any other candy pressed on top. Like I said, sometimes you feel like a cookie. Last…

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Apple Slab Pie Recipe

Apple Slab Pie is my favorite kind of pie: it’s baked in a sheet pan so there is more crust/crumble ratio to apples. This recipe is completely from scratch – I’ve done all the math for you to convert my favorite dutch apple pie to a slab pie! Do you love pie? I do. Obviously.…

Banana Cream Pie Recipe from scratch

Learn how to make a classic Banana Cream Pie recipe from scratch! It has a flaky homemade crust, the best creamy pudding filling, and a fresh whipped cream topping. You will love how easy it is to make this old-fashioned pie. I have a soft spot for old-fashioned pie recipes and banana cream pie is…

Easy Butterfinger Pie Recipe

Butterfinger Pie tastes just like the famous candy bar with a creamy peanut butter filling and crushed butterfingers mixed in! This is a quick and easy pie recipe that you can make with a pastry pie crust or a no-bake cookie crust. Either way, you will want to treat yourself to a big slice of…

Double Chocolate Cream Pie

This Chocolate Pie is made from scratch and has the best chocolate pudding filling! It’s topped with a homemade whipped topping, mini chocolate chips and has a chocolate pie crust – it’s definitely the dessert to make for anyone who loves chocolate.  I have to admit – I’m not always a fan of pudding for…

Easy Bourbon Pecan Pie

Bourbon Pecan Pie takes a traditional pecan pie and gives it a punch of flavor from bourbon! This is an easy pie recipe that you can make totally from scratch or use your favorite store-bought pie dough. It’s perfect way to switch up dessert at your next holiday dinner! Sure, you can make a classic…

No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

The PERFECT No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie recipe with only FIVE ingredients! It’s the easiest pie recipe you’ll ever make and everyone will devour it. Cream pies like this are so easy to make and even easier to eat…you’ve been warned. This one disappears as fast as you make it. This easy pie recipe…

Macadamia Nut Pie with White Chocolate

Looking for a twist on a classic? Swap pecans for macadamia nuts and you get a delicious nut pie that everyone will love! This Macadamia Nut Pie is loaded with white chocolate chips and is an easy one-bowl recipe. It’s destined to be your new family favorite! For a long time, I wasn’t a fan…