Spiced Nuts

Since it is nearly half-Christmas, I figured it is time to blog about the spiced nuts I made for the holidays.  Although I originally made them as little holiday nibblers, I have since used them regularly as a salad topping. These nuts are amazing.  (Have at it with the nut jokes.)  They are perfectly light … [Follow your taste buds…]

White Chocolate Coconut Cranberry Dream Bars

Who doesn’t love those chocolate coconut seven layer bars?  Well, if you like those, then you will love these dream bars–white chocolate, dried cranberries, coconut, a oat-y and crunchy crust all bound together with sweet gooeyness.   Although they are sweet, they aren’t over-the-top-so-you-make-a-dentist-appointment-after-eating-one sweet.  The dried cranberries provide some tartness in just the perfect … [Follow your taste buds…]

Artichoke, Mushroom, and Parmesan Sourdough Stuffing

Yes, Thanksgiving is over and it probably would have been helpful to post this blog before my favorite food holiday, but I got so consumed with cooking, cleaning, and being thankful for my friends and family that it never happened.  Therefore, you’ll just have to make this stuffing for Christmas. Trust me, this is the … [Follow your taste buds…]