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Baileys Chocolate Martini

This Baileys chocolate martini is dessert in a glass and is kicked up a notch from a traditional chocolate martini by adding Baileys Irish Cream. While this Baileys chocolate martini is perfect for a Christmas party, you really can enjoy it any time of year or perhaps New Year’s Eve […]

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Goat Cheese Risotto

This simple goat cheese risotto is loaded with, you guessed it, goat cheese and Parmesan cheese and is the perfect side dish for a variety of meals. Hope everyone had a great holiday! I figured as we enter the new year, it’s time for me to reintroduce two of my […]

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Congo Squares

Handed down from my grandma, these Congo Squares or chocolate chip blondies are a mixture of butter, brown sugar, eggs, flour, chocolate chips and nuts. Merry Christmas! I know I’ve mentioned this multiple times this year, but man has time flown. I can’t believe it’s already Christmas day. Since Lauren […]

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Cranberry Orange Muffins

This cranberry orange muffins recipe is loaded with fresh cranberries, orange juice and orange zest, so you get a great combination of sweet and tart. Christmas is almost here! Are you hosting or going to your family’s house? It really doesn’t matter when it comes to these cranberry orange muffins. […]

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Hash Brown Egg Muffins

These hash brown egg muffins have hash browns packed into muffin tins to make a crispy nest and are then loaded with eggs, peppers, cheese and bacon! These hash brown egg muffins make a great breakfast or brunch and are perfect for the holidays. Even better, they can be frozen […]

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Cider Beer Braised Pork Tacos

These slow cooker cider beer braised pork tacos with an apple-pomegranate salsa combine a ton of flavors in one tasty dish. The colors just scream winter to me. The holiday season is in full force, which means it’s time to pull out the slow cooker! But instead of my same […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

A unique taste on a holiday classic, these chocolate peppermint blossoms may look like peanut butter blossoms but with a chocolate cookie and candy cane mint Hershey’s kiss, making them the perfect holiday cookie. Don’t get me wrong, I love peanut butter blossoms and know most people go crazy over […]

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Charred Brussels Sprouts Pizza

Loaded with shaved Brussels sprouts, fresh herbs, fig jam, fontina cheese, prosciutto and pomegranate arils, this charred Brussels sprouts pizza is the perfect winter pizza. I’m always on the lookout for new and unique pizzas. When you have pizza every Friday night, you get to the point where you want […]

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Chocolate Sugar Cookies

These easy chocolate sugar cookies are crisp on the edges but soft in the center and pack a chocolate punch which makes it perfect for any holiday. Everyone has had sugar cookies, but have you had chocolate ones? It’s so good on its own, you don’t even need icing but […]

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Bacon Cheddar Waffles

Loaded with bacon, sharp cheddar cheese and green onion, these bacon cheddar waffles don’t even need maple syrup or butter to taste amazing. I’ve said in pasts posts I’m more of a waffle guy then pancakes. If given the choice between both, 9 times out of 10 I’ll pick waffles. […]