Recipes

Chicken Pot Potatoes

Chicken Pot Potatoes

¬† Chicken Pot Potatoes Ingredients For the Potatoes 6 large baking potatoes aged cheddar for the top flat leaf parsley corsely chopped For the Chicken Pot Pie Filling: 2 whole chicken breasts bone-in, skin-on (4 split) 1/2 cup olive oil black pepper freshly ground 5 cups chicken stock preferably homemade […]

Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie

A flakey butter crust, pecans, maple syrup, honey, brown sugar and bourbon combine to make what I consider the perfect pecan pie! This was one of the desserts where I had a piece, walked away, had another piece, thought about my healthy but uneaten lunch then had another piece. I […]

Apple Hand Pies

Apple Hand Pies

Apple Hand Pies Ingredients For the Crust: 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour 1 cup unsalted butter very cold 1 tbsp sugar 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup ice water For the Filling: 2 tbs lemon juice freshly squeezed 3 lbs baking apples (Golden Delicious, Cortland, or Mutsu) 2/3 cups sugar […]

S’mores Cake

S’mores Cake

  S’mores Cake A graham cracker cake, lots of chocolate and amazing home made marshmallow fluff combine to make a sure to please treat. Course Dessert Cuisine American Prep Time 40 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes Servings 8 people Author jkanell Ingredients For the […]

Red White and Blue Cake

Red White and Blue Cake

I made this patriotic petal cake to celebrate our¬†election day! No matter what your beliefs, exercising the right to vote is one of our most important duties as citizens. SO… what better way to honor our democratic process than with a light an moist vanilla cake covered in red white […]

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup

I have two favorite soups, avgolemono (look it up, it’s amazing) and this curried butternut squash soup with coconut milk. My mom once went all out and made a version of this soup and served it in bowls she made from small pumpkins she hollowed out. To this day I […]

Galaxy Donuts

Galaxy Donuts

These little baked donuts are light and moist with a subtle something extra from the pinch or allspice. But the best part is the trippy marbleized galaxy glaze! It is super-easy to make and would be a great rainy day project for your little ones. Galaxy Donuts Trip space donuts […]

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake

For some reason when I think of cheesecake I imagine heavy as brick, super-dense, struggle to for the fork in cheesecakes. Where did I get this image from? Frozen supermarket cheesecakes? I have no idea, but I know that a good cheesecake should be light and creamy, not overly sweet […]

Sinister Chocolate Cake

Sinister Chocolate Cake

  Sinister Chocolate Cake Sinfully delicious or pure evil?? This chocolate cake is coated in delicious black scales giving it a nefarious look that’s perfect for Halloween! If you think this style of decorating is intimidating then think again; it’s actually a really forgiving and easy style. The finishing touch […]