Snowball Cookies

A traditional butter cookie dough rolled into a ball and covered in powered sugar makes these pretty little things. This is a super simple and relatively quick recipe. No chill time is required, so it’s a great go-to for last minute, simple cookies. I baked these not too long ago after a late night at…

Sweet Treat Gift Boxes

Homemade gifts are one of the sweetest things you can give! Whether it’s for a hostess of your holiday party or dinner, or for a neighbor ‘just because,’ these treat boxes go a long way with showing your appreciation. It’s super easy to assemble, doesn’t take much time, and is less expensive than purchasing a…

Cranberry Orange Bars

If you do one thing this winter season, please, please, p l e a s eeeee make these bars! They are fail-proof and will surely be your favorite bar. Yes- I said it! I have all the confidence in the world in these and the best tip I can give is to use a good…

Dark Chocolate Toffee Bars

Make these little beauties a day in advance and they will taste even better! I’ve learned that some treats are better when they sit and the flavors have a chance to really develop, and O M G do you want to give these a day! Ingredients: 1 c. butter 1 ¾ c. flour 1/4 c….

Garlic Whipped Potatoes

OK, so I don’t know anyone that doesn’t like mashed potatoes, and this version takes your traditional mash and kicks them up several notches! The garlic, butter and cream cheese take this over the top and seriously make this the best side dish and my favorite version of a traditional mashed potato. Ingredients: 1.5 pounds…

Potato Pumpkin Soup

This soup is filled with all the flavors of the season. It’s fragrant, hearty and is sure to hit the spot as a first course during the holidays, an easy weekday meal or even the starter for your weekend dinner party. The sour cream, olive oil and fresh thyme add a savory depth and richness…

Apple and Pomegranate Kale Salad

This salad makes a beautiful presentation and will compliment almost any meal. The vibrant colors make it festive for winter and holidays but can surely be enjoyed any time of year! Ingredients: -Salad- 8 ounces kale, finely chopped 2 ounces finely sliced golden beets 2 ounces red cabbage 2 SweeTango apples, sliced thin ½ pomegranate…

Fudgy Brownies

Rich in flavor, but not overly sweet, these treats are perfect for your chocolate craving but won’t leave you with a sugar rush. With the option to make these sweeter, you can tailor fit these to your level of craving! Ingredients: 6 Tbsp. unsalted butter, plus extra for coating the pan 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate (chocolate…