Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies

I just had a peanut butter cookie aha moment.

As a fan of soft cookies, I never craved peanut butter cookies because they were always thin and crispy.

But these Perfect Peanut Butter Cookies are perfect for me because they are soft and packed full of peanut buttery flavor.

I posted a sneak preview on Instagram because I couldn’t wait to share the recipe.

In the recipe, there is one crucial step that you can’t skip…

By |October 7th, 2015|Dessert, Fall Recipes, Winter Recipes|0 Comments

My Favorite Slow Cooker Beef Chili

This is my favorite slow cooker beef chili recipe. I think I made it over a dozen times last year—and already once this year. It is my no-fail, fool-proof, easy recipe for game-day and feeding a hungry crowd.

So, speaking of no-fail, let’s get real and talk kitchen fails because everyone makes mistakes.

I actually did screw up this chili once. But it won’t happen to you—I swear! This was entirely an electrical fail. I followed the recipe exactly and set my slow cooker. When I came home, I was expecting to open the door to the warm smell of chili that had been simmering all day. Nope. I ran to the slow cooker and it was off and everything was raw. Total fail.

I had another fail recently too.


Buttermilk Buckwheat Pancakes

Buttermilk Buckwheat Pancakes with a hint of cinnamon are always a good idea.


Baked Turkey Meatballs

These baked turkey meatballs are my penne’s new best friend.


Sausage Tortellini Soup with Peppers and Kale

This hearty Sausage Tortellini Soup with Peppers and Kale is a filling and warming main dish full of fresh and spicy flavor.


Homemade Stovetop Mac and Cheese

Comfort food at its finest, this homemade stovetop mac and cheese is easy, creamy, and always a family favorite.


By |February 26th, 2015|Fall Recipes, Main Courses, Quick and Easy, Winter Recipes|4 Comments

Cheesy Bacon Potato Soup


By |February 9th, 2015|Soups, Stews and Chili, Winter Recipes|0 Comments