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BLT Baked Potato

This recipe was a happy accident; I created it when I happened to have all of these ingredients on hand and decided to get creative!  My Mom also recently gave me a tip for cooking baked potatoes – back when she was growing up, my grandmother coated her potatoes with …

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Veggie Macaroni ‘n’ Cheese

I discovered the glory of Veggie Macaroni ‘n’ Cheese three or four years ago when I was looking for a way to use …

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Julia Child’s Cream of Mushroom Soup

One of my all time favorite cookbooks is Mastering the Art of French Cooking, the familiar classic written by Julia Child.  These recipes stand …

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Bacon Wrapped Green Beans

This mouth-watering side dish is perfect for any size meal – whether you serve to a group as a cocktail hors d’ oeuvre or …

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Ham, Brie, and Arugula Sandwich

This ham, brie, and arugula sandwich is a definite winner! It is not only super easy and quick to make, but travels well …

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Tilapia with Cilantro Cream Sauce

This amazing recipe for baked tilapia with creamy cilantro sauce will leave you begging for seconds! A rich blend of garlic, cream, cilantro …

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Cookie Butter Bars

Cookie Butter! Ah, the age-old debate as to whether Trader Joe’s or Biscoff is the best butter.  I’m no stranger to this …

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

This is a recipe I have used (and have been tweaking!) for almost a decade. Despite the fact that these cookies are made …

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Carly’s Summer Sipper

I found a recipe for homemade thyme simple syrup and I really wanted to create a cocktail that could make good use …

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Bangers and Mash

I love bangers and mash!  This traditional English dish – which everyone loves – is composed of pork sausages and mashed potatoes.  My recipe …