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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...

December 15, 2016

The weather outside sure is frightful, but with this Roasted Broccoli Cheddar Soup, my apartment is so delightful. Here's the next soup on my #soupseries- a take on the classic broccoli cheddar soup. I roast up my broccoli (because roasting is the new black) and use a...

December 5, 2016

 Winter is coming, so before we hibernate I make sure our fridge is stalked with Buckeyes. Although we aren't from Ohio (my brother-in-law is though and I do have some family on my mom's side who is from there- hi Edelstein's), you don't need to be an Ohioan to love th...

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 14, 2016

This Chinese coleslaw is a unique staple family recipe served in our house most holidays. A clean and delicious recipe filled with crunchy ramen noodles, toasted peanuts and almonds, with a light unique asian inspired dressing. Bet you've never heard or tried of this s...

November 14, 2016

Holidays are a real treat. Lots of family time, lots of memories made, and at times lots of calories earned. I'm one to go big during the holidays, make a lap or two around the platters of food and eat until I really can't stuff my face anymore, but yet still continue...

November 8, 2016

          Thanksgiving's almost here, so I've been testing away at the perfect semi-homemade stuffing recipe to satisfy all your holiday needs in the easiest, most stress-free way! Yes, by doctoring up Pepperidge Farm's Cubed stuffing with a lot of love- that's how! Ho...

November 7, 2016

           My family has come to the conclusion that no one makes better mashed potatoes than Kika, our "third grandma" who cared for us while we were growing up. She is a talented self-taught cook with many staple recipes, but her mashed potatoes made a lasting impres...

November 7, 2016

       No gluten, no oil, and no butter- you heard it right the first time. I've created the perfect gilt free holiday treat, Nutella Swirl Pumpkin Squares. I ditched the gluten for gluten-free flour and almond flour and subbed out oil and butter for applesauce for ext...

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