Layered Pumpkin Dessert

Layered Pumpkin Dessert

Otherwise known as pumpkin lush or pumpkin lasagna, this scrumptious Layered Pumpkin Dessert is the ultimate fall treat! Made with a pecan crust, and layers of cream cheese, pumpkin and whipped topping, these pumpkin dessert bars will be your new favorite Thanksgiving dessert! Layered Pumpkin Dessert If you would rather have something other than pie on Thanksgiving, then this Layered Pumpkin Dessert will be your new favorite go-to fall dessert. Layered with a pecan graham cracker crust, a creamy pudding cream cheese layer, a fluffy layer of pumpkin and spice, and topped with whipped topping and brown sugar pecans. These pumpkin dessert bars have everything - crunchy, creamy textures and the perfect flavors of fall making it the ultimate Thanksgiving dessert! I must say that this Continue Reading...

60 Amazing Holiday Cocktail Ideas

60 Amazing Holiday Cocktail Ideas

The most amazing holiday cocktail ideas perfect for your next Christmas Party! Add a little extra holiday spirit to your Christmas or New Years party with these amazing holiday cocktail ideas! Everything from holiday Mules, Vodka cocktails, Fruity Sangria's, Champagne drinks, and especially hot toddies. Your party will definitely be one to remember this year! Are you thinking of hosting a Christmas, holiday or New Year's party this year? The holidays are a wonderful time to gather friends and family and have some cocktails. I've teamed up with some of my fellow food bloggers, and we've come up with an incredible list of mouth-watering holiday cocktail ideas that are sure to add a little extra holiday spirit to your soiree! We have over 60 cocktail recipes are are sure to suit Continue Reading...

Melted Snowman Popcorn Snack Mix

Melted Snowman Popcorn Snack Mix

The Perfect Snow Day Popcorn Snack Mix Want a fun popcorn snack mix to go with your hot cocoa? This Melted Snowman Popcorn Snack Mix is fantastic for a snow day! Made with just 5 simple ingredients, this snack mix recipe is great for watching Christmas movies or snacking after building a snowman. This post was created in partnership with Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP.  Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own. Next week is my son's last day of school before dismissing for Christmas break. During that last day of school, the parents are able to coordinate a little party where they do a small holiday craft, watch a Christmas movie and enjoy a fun seasonal snack. Since we're usually short on time, I thought would make a snack that they can enjoy while they watch the movie. This fun Melted Continue Reading...

Garlic Herb Roast Beef

Garlic Herb Roast Beef

This Garlic Herb Roast Beef Recipe is the Ultimate Christmas Beef Roast! This Garlic Herb Roast Beef is fancy enough for your Christmas dinner, and simple enough for a Sunday supper. Oven roasted with a garlic herb rub, and topped with an amazing red wine sauce, this roast beef recipe is one you'll make all year long! This post was created in partnership with ALDI. Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own. Find an ALDI near you here. As soon as the weather gets colder, roast beef quickly becomes a dinner time favorite at our house. This hearty, comfort food make for an amazing Sunday dinner. While at my latest trip to ALDI, I discovered their Black Angus USDA Choice Beef.  I quickly grabbed a Bottom Round Roast and decided that we were having roast beef for dinner. I also Continue Reading...

Maple Pecan Fudge

Maple Pecan Fudge

Maple Fudge Recipe - perfect for Every Butter Pecan Lover! Are you a fudge lover? This delicious 5-ingredient Maple Pecan Fudge recipe will be right up your alley! Loaded with rich maple flavor and tender, brown sugar pecans, this maple fudge recipe is perfect for holiday candy making! What's your favorite holiday candy? Hands down, without question, mine is fudge! I absolutely love all of the flavor combinations, along with the crunchy textures like pecans, walnuts and almonds in every little bite. This rich, decadent maple fudge recipe is definitely the perfect match for the brown sugar pecans that are mixed into the fudge and garnished on top of every little square. This Maple Pecan Fudge was actually inspired by my maple frosting that goes with my Banana Sheet Cake recipe. Continue Reading...

Oven Baked Snow Crab Legs

Oven Baked Snow Crab Legs

How to Easily Make Snow Crab Legs in the Oven Want to know how to make Snow Crab Legs in the oven? With just 5 ingredients, this simple Baked Crab Legs recipe comes together quickly and easily. Perfect for your holiday parties and dinners! This post was created in partnership ALDI. All opinions, photos and recipe are 100% my own. Do you love crab legs, but are not quite sure how to make them? No problem! I've got the step by step instructions on How to Bake Crab Legs. Baking crab legs is not only simple, it's a really great way to infuse some delicious flavor into the crab with minimal effort. Does your family love seafood during the holidays or during lent? My family not only loves it, but it has become a special tradition each year to enjoy a big platter of crab legs. (My Continue Reading...

Apple Cider Turkey Brine

Apple Cider Turkey Brine

Want to know how to brine a turkey? This Apple Cider Turkey Brine recipe is the key to roasting the most amazing Thanksgiving bird! Made with apple cider, brown sugar, spices and herbs, this turkey brine recipe will be your new go-to for every holiday meal! This Apple Cider Turkey Brine is the BEST Turkey Brine Recipe! Over the past decade, I'm sure I've roasted a dozen turkeys, if not more.  I've come to the conclusion that a good turkey brine recipe is the absolute best way to add flavor, juiciness and take your bird from good to amazing!  This recipe for Apple Cider Turkey Brine is my go-to recipe for making the most amazing Thanksgiving and Christmas turkey!  Here's how this simple, easy-to-make turkey brine recipe comes together: Step 1: Gather all of your Continue Reading...