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Bacon Cheddar Chive Corn Muffins

Bacon Cheddar Chive Corn Muffins

I love a little muffin served alongside soup, chili, or a big plate of scrambled eggs! Do you? And if the answer is yes, then these are for you!   Tender, savory, and kept incredibly moist from the buttermilk, they are even perfect as a grab and go!   Bacon Cheddar...

Chocolate Frosted Cake

Chocolate Frosted Cake

Happiness is knowing there‘s cake later   Chocolate Frosted Cake   1 (15.25 oz) box chocolate cake mix 1 (3.9 oz) box instant chocolate pudding 1 (16 oz) container sour cream 3 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup water or brewed coffee Preheat oven to 350F. Spray a...

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Bacon Cheddar Chive Corn Muffins

Bacon Cheddar Chive Corn Muffins

I love a little muffin served alongside soup, chili, or a big plate of scrambled eggs! Do you? And if the answer is yes, then these are for you!   Tender, savory, and kept incredibly moist from the buttermilk, they are even perfect as a grab and go!   Bacon Cheddar...

Chicken Poppy Seed Pasta Salad

Chicken Poppy Seed Pasta Salad

This Pasta Salad is a festival of flavors. Tender chicken is mixed with sweet and juicy grapes, crunchy almonds, and a delicious, creamy poppy seed dressing that coats the bow tie pasta beautifully. This dish gets better as it sits so feel free to make it the night...

Mushroom Caramelized Onion and Goat Cheese Puff Pastry Tart

Mushroom Caramelized Onion and Goat Cheese Puff Pastry Tart

Puff Pastry is one of the kitchen staples that I ALWAYS have in my freezer. I’m never without a box because it’s invaluable for throwing together quick & simple sweet or savory dishes that are both delicious and so impressive. And I’m gonna let you in on the...

Tortellini In Creamy Vodka Sauce

Tortellini In Creamy Vodka Sauce

Pasta Dinner— Italian Group Therapy   And please sign me up for the therapy session that includes Tortellini in Vodka Sauce every single time   Tortellini In Creamy Vodka Sauce   6 tbls butter 1 small onion chopped fine 4 cloves garlic, chopped 2 (8 oz) cans tomato...

Hummus Toast

Hummus Toast

Next time you have a party, invite Toast and Hummus and have them bring all their friends. Trust me, it’ll be one of the best parties you throw   Hummus Toast   Hummus, Everything but the bagel   Mediterranean Toast. Hummus, Chopped tomatoes, cucumber, olives,...

Paccheri Pasta with Spicy Marinara and Burrata

Paccheri Pasta with Spicy Marinara and Burrata

How we Sunday   Sometimes all you want and need is a big ol’ bowl of pasta in a spicy marinara with big ol’ puddles of creamy Burrata   Paccheri Pasta with Spicy Marinara and Burrata   Simple Spicy Marinara 2 (28-oz) cans of excellent quality crushed tomatoes (plus...

Chocolate Frosted Cake

Chocolate Frosted Cake

Happiness is knowing there‘s cake later   Chocolate Frosted Cake   1 (15.25 oz) box chocolate cake mix 1 (3.9 oz) box instant chocolate pudding 1 (16 oz) container sour cream 3 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup water or brewed coffee Preheat oven to 350F. Spray a...

Creamy Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Pasta

Creamy Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Pasta

Mouthwatering and packing a huge flavor punch   This spicy pasta dish goes together quickly and can be served in the same pot it’s cooked in. Love it when that happens   Creamy Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Pasta   1 lb. large shrimp, peeled and deveined Salt and pepper to...

Homemade Hamburger Helper

Homemade Hamburger Helper

Say what you want about Hamburger Helper, the Meal-in-a-Box was a hit with my kids when they were small.   Yep, I admit it. I occasionally made it for my kids and make no apologies for it. I didn’t grow up eating it. Mom made everything from scratch but I embraced the...

Cornmeal Cheddar Bacon Pancakes with Fried Egg, Avocado and Salsa

Cornmeal Cheddar Bacon Pancakes with Fried Egg, Avocado and Salsa

Pancake Obsessed   Cornmeal Cheddar Bacon Pancakes with Fried Egg, Avo and Salsa   1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup yellow cornmeal 1 tbls sugar 1 tbls baking powder 1 tsp kosher salt 2 tbls butter 1 large egg 1 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup shredded sharp Cheddar 1/2 cup...

Baked Crispy Shrimp Parmesan

Baked Crispy Shrimp Parmesan

You’ll only need a few simple ingredients to make this tasty shrimp recipe. It is made on one sheet pan and can be brought from the broiler right to the table. You first coat the shrimp in Panko crumbs and bake them. The shrimp are then spread out on a baking sheet,...