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December 17, 2017

Can someone please remind me I can make these latkes all year round! So satisfying and I love adding a big dollop of sour cream and apple sauce to the top- yum, yum, yum! 

Potato Latkes

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 35 minutes

Total time: 45 minutes

Yield: 25 to 30 latke...

December 12, 2017

Happy Hanukkah! Make a batch of these festive holiday doughnuts to celebrate the holidays with me. I used blue coloring for the glaze, but you can also switch it out for red and green to celebrate Christmas with them too! Have a holly jolly holiday season! 

Baked Apple...

January 22, 2017

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins are my ultimate favorite  muffins ever. It all started when I was a little girl and my mom would buy the economy sized Costco packages of assorted mini muffins. The row all the way to the right were always the Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins, yes I re...

December 10, 2016

        Don't be scared, my Shakshuka may look all fancy and professional, but I promise she's an easy one to make and bake! Shakshuka is all the craze these days and found on almost all trendy brunch spots. I'm here to show you can make it too and become the gourmet c...

December 9, 2016

Challah At Me. Challah Back. Challah Atcha Girl. Challah At This Recipe. Just Challah Won't Chu. 

Challah gets a new phrase: Challah French Toast Casserole. No more one hit wonder, one-at-a-time nonsense, flipping each individual slice of french toast. I'm making it way...

December 3, 2016

Red Lobster's Cheddar Biscuits are legendary, but I don't want to have to go there every time I want some yummy cheddar biscuits. So, I took it upon myself and made my own version- bamn! Now I can enjoy this cheesy goodness in the comfort of my own home, on my own couc...

November 25, 2016

Take your pancake game to the big leagues by adding some cooked mashed sweet potatoes right on in. I'm sure you have some leftover sweet potato from your Thanksgiving table! If not, it's simple. Boil up some sweet potatoes, mash them real fine, add them into the pancak...

October 13, 2016

          In one of my recent private cooking classes, my client was tired of making the same old breakfast foods for her kids- cinnamon French toast every darn morning. Although I wouldn't be opposed to French toast every morning, this woman wanted her kids to get the...

October 6, 2016

       Blueberries and corn go together in this delicious cornbread like peaches and cream (have a recipe for that coming soon too!).  Although it’s Fall, I’m a true born-n-bred Miami girl who only knows one season SUMMER! Corey keep’s telling me winter is coming, but...

September 26, 2016

       Chocolate, Peanut Butter, Banana- three of the most used words in our kitchen. Not only now in my married home, but also in my childhood home growing up. We can't get enough of this decadent combo and always have the ingredients lying around. Let's be honest, wh...

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