Christmas time reminds me of all things peppermint – candy canes, peppermint desserts, peppermint drinks, hot chocolate. Ok, the last one is not peppermint flavored unless you dip one of these Chocolate Covered Candy Canes into it and let it melt into that creamy chocolateyness – then you have a hot chocolate with hints of peppermint…… Continue reading Instant Pot Chocolate Covered Candy Canes
For those of you who didn’t know, my mom is the inspiration for this blog. My mom is the best cook and baker I know of to this day! Almost all meals when I was growing up were made by my mom in our kitchen. I remember coming home from school to the smell of…… Continue reading Black Eye Pea Soup
Many people are intimidated by these large bumpy vegetables. But fret no more, as I will be sharing this handy guide from ZeroCater to help you choose, store, and bake Winter squash.
Stuffed Acorn Squash is a simply delicious meal that’s perfect for Fall and Winter. I so wanted to post this recipe before Thanksgiving because it has all the flavors of Fall – nutmeg, coriander, garlic, onion, apple, and Acorn Squash. But, alas, when I went to add my photos I had taken earlier in the…… Continue reading Stuffed Acorn Squash