recipes

A Thanksgiving Tradition: Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie

This bourbon and chocolate pecan pie recipe is the thing that Thanksgiving dessert dreams are made of! Deliciously decadent and full of flavor, this is the best dessert you’ll serve this holiday!  (Thanks to Signature by Levi Strauss and Co. for sponsoring this post.) My mom, sisters, and I have an ongoing group text. At any given time, you’ll find us chatting about everything from politics and the local news to the latest décor item that my mom spotted in a model home and wants our opinion on. Last week we were lining up our …

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12 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes So Good I Want To Make Them Year Round

If you are looking for Thanksgiving menu inspiration, then look no further! I have got such a treat for you! These Thanksgiving side dish recipes and appetizers are so delicious, I promise you’ll be making them all year round! Time to start planning your Thanksgiving side dish recipes! There’s more to Thanksgiving dinner than that moment when everyone is finally convened around platters and platefuls of savory eats. Thanksgiving dinner starts now with the plotting and planning. What will be the main course? What side dishes go …

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Spanakopita Recipe + Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Mama Mia! This Spanakopita recipe serves up the most flaky, creamy and delicious spinach pie! It may look like hard work, but I promise, it’s really simple to put together. Why not serve it up and then watch Mamma Mia for the full Greek experience! (This post is sponsored by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment) While Greece has long been near the top of my must-see list, I have yet to wander its meandering cobblestone streets or ogle the whitewashed architecture in person. But One bite of my mother-in-law’s Spanakopita …

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Shredded Pork Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

We’re  keeping it super simple with Pork Stuffed Sweet Potatoes but don’t think that this means it’s simple in flavor. The combination of the savory pork with the almost butter Japanese sweet potato is a match made in flavor heaven! We are continuing our two-for-one series but this time, I’m switching up the protein. If you’re just tuning in, what I mean when I say “two-for-one” you get to take one main ingredient and spread it across two meals, saving some time and energy. Next week we’ll step into the tex-mex realm …

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