Balkan Baking: Must-Try Macedonian Food

Balkan Baking: Must-Try Macedonian Food

If you’re like me, chances are when you started hearing the buzz about Macedonian cooking you raised an eyebrow (or two) and tried to dig through your world geography knowledge to figure out where Macedonia even is. Macedonia is a region that includes North Macedonia,…

Arabic Sweets Are Tasty Treats

Arabic Sweets Are Tasty Treats

If you haven’t checked out Arabic sweets as a way to round out your culinary skills, you’re missing out! Arabic desserts have beautiful flavor profiles without being overly sweet. They rely on ingredients like nuts and honey to add flavor and sweetness. Probably the most…

Damn Good Dutch Oven Peach Cobbler

Damn Good Dutch Oven Peach Cobbler

There are a few desserts that are good year-round, and dutch oven peach cobbler is one of them. Yes, you can make peach cobbler in the oven and get a passable result. However, using a dutch oven is going to give you a damn good…

Five All-Time Favorite Football Party Foods

Five All-Time Favorite Football Party Foods

If you’re into sports, either on your own or as a family, then chances are you have groups over to watch Football on a regular basis. This means lots of fun times, good memories, and hopefully good food. If you haven’t gotten to the good…

Pineapple Coconut Tiramisu: A Classic With A New Twist

Pineapple Coconut Tiramisu: A Classic With A New Twist

If you’re tired of all the pumpkin spice that’s been going around, and you’ve had it with cinnamon and nutmeg, then I’ve got the solution: Pineapple Coconut Tiramisu. This dessert will bring a little sunshine to any holiday gathering this winter. It’s versatile enough to…

Rich Holiday Desserts Under 300 Calories

Rich Holiday Desserts Under 300 Calories

One of the hardest things about the holidays for me is all of the food.┬áSometimes it feels impossible to be able to see all my family and friends and have self control at the same time. It’s really easy to rationalize just one more slice…

Homemade Holiday Ice Cream Flavors (You Can’t Resist)

Homemade Holiday Ice Cream Flavors (You Can’t Resist)

I know that when it’s cold and snowy outside, your last craving is for ice cream. Unless you happen to be one of my junior high students, then it’s the more sugar the merrier. One of my favorite things to do with ice cream during…

Santa Approved Gluten Free Christmas Desserts (That Actually Taste Good)

Santa Approved Gluten Free Christmas Desserts (That Actually Taste Good)

The holidays at my house are filled with three things: Christmas music, Christmas desserts, and time with family. The music literally starts in October some years and carries through February. I used to fight it, but life is just more fun when you’ve got some…

Delicious Dairy Free Christmas Cookies (No Freakin’ Weird Ingredients)

Delicious Dairy Free Christmas Cookies (No Freakin’ Weird Ingredients)

In our neck of the woods, Christmas Cookie Exchanges are a pretty central part of the holiday season. We do them with our friends, coworkers, neighbors, church groups, and family. Why you might ask? Well, that’s the subject of a different post altogether. The short…

Top 10 Hot Chocolate Bar Toppings

Top 10 Hot Chocolate Bar Toppings

The first snow has fallen, which means the time is right for the Hot Chocolate Bar to make its appearance at all parties, get-togethers, and weddings. If you haven’t ever put together a Hot Chocolate Bar before, then don’t despair! These can be as easy…