• Bavarian Red Cabbage

    Bavarian Red Cabbage

    This red cabbage pairs well with turkey or pork. It's a sweet, savory side that's fairly simple to make and will pleasantly surprise your guests. I didn’t grow up eating cabbage and I was always wary of it until I tried this dish in a German...

  • Chocolate Cupcake with Molten Fudge Frosting

    Chocolate Cupcake with Molten Fudge Frosting

    Today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day! This recipe is simple, yet will have all the kids in the neighborhood knocking at your door. The molten chocolate frosting is just the “icing on the cake”. Today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day!...

  • Chrusciki

    Chrusciki

    It makes sense that Chrusciki are popular during the holiday season. Their name comes from the Polish word chrust means 'dry branches broken off trees." These thin strips of deep-fried dough sprinkled with powdered sugar and resemble snow covered...

  • Cilantro Lime Chicken Thighs

    Cilantro Lime Chicken Thighs

    Looking for a flavorful, exciting new dish to try? Baked in mouthwatering pan drippings, these Cilantro Lime Chicken Thighs are easy to make and absolutely delicious. Looking for a flavorful, exciting new dish to try? Baked in mouthwatering pan...

  • Creamy Cranberry Rice Pudding

    Creamy Cranberry Rice Pudding

    When rice pudding is mentioned we all think of that delicious dessert that grandma used to make. Well, let me take you back to that point in time where you’re sitting at grandma’s kitchen table on a sunny afternoon enjoying a bowl of creamy...

  • Easy Peasy Cherry Cheesecake

    Easy Peasy Cherry Cheesecake

    Did you know that national Cherry Cheesecake day is April 23? We were just thinking about how good cheesecake is in the spring when we learned this. Time to share this easy Cherry Cheesecake recipe that we've been making for years. This one is easy...

  • Holiday Roast Turkey

    Holiday Roast Turkey

    The key to the perfect holiday turkey starts with math.  We’ll try not to make your head hurt but you may need a cup of coffee to get through this. What Size? In order to determine how big of a turkey you need to buy, you need a head count...

  • Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

    Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

    The main question we get this time of the year is “What do we do with the Thanksgiving leftovers?” Thanksgiving is one of the most highly anticipated meals of the year.  But now that all the people are gone and the leftovers are taking...

  • Mini Mummy Pizza – A Halloween Favorite

    Mini Mummy Pizza – A Halloween Favorite

    Halloween is the time of year when we get to turn normal every day foods into spooky and exciting creations. Take for example this scary twist on the classic English muffin pizza. What’s more fun than Halloween?  Ok sure many of you may say...

  • Savory Apple Stuffing

    Savory Apple Stuffing

    This apple stuffing is based on a recipe my Mom made every Fall with pork. Over the years I've made a few tweaks and found that this pairs really well with Turkey. Whether you call it stuffing or dressing, this aspect of the holidays is highly personal...

  • Spooky and Healthy Halloween Monster Treats

    Spooky and Healthy Halloween Monster Treats

    This time of year adults and children alike go crazy for scary treats. Made from fruits, nuts and just enough sweet bits to make them fun for the whole family, these Halloween time treats will be the hit of the party. This time of year adults and...

  • Stollen

    Stollen

    Stollen dates back to the Council of Trent in 1545 and was originally made from flour, yeast, oil, and water. Modern stollen variations include dried fruit, nuts, and spices and are topped with powdered sugar or icing. This traditional German bread is...

  • Wonderfully Warm Fall Pumpkin Soup

    Wonderfully Warm Fall Pumpkin Soup

    A Halloween and fall inspired pumpkin soup that’s sure to get an invite to all the good Halloween parties once your friends and family find out about it. This crowd pleaser is not only delicious and healthy, but will wow your guests with its unique...