Vegetarian

Whole Roasted Cauliflower With Garlic & Chives Is a Total Win

Like the rest of the world, I have been on a cauliflower kick lately: cauliflower pizza, mashed cauliflower, cauliflower fritters. My kids aren’t totally sold, but they are slowly coming around to it. Fortunately, this whole roasted cauliflower recipe is so delicious and easy to make that it can turn any cauliflower-hater into a fan. […]

Food

Best Ever Chocolate Babka Muffins

I always try to include my kids when I bake something. Recently, I decided to graduate from making simple brownies and sheet cakes to trying out recipes with yeasted dough. I’ve been drooling over photos of chocolate swirled babka on Pinterest and instagram for the last month or two and I decided to pull the […]

Food

Leftover Ham? Make These Simple Ham and Cheese Scones

It is inevitable that around the holiday season we end up with leftover ham. We often serve ham for Christmas dinner and we love to make it for dinner parties. However, never once have we managed to eat and entire ham in one sitting. Over the years I’ve come up with different ways to use […]

Food

Fresh and Simple Baked Stuffed Apples for Dessert

Apple picking is one of our favorite fall activities. The only trick to apple picking is using up all the apples when we come home because we tend to pick more than we need. We keep some for lunches and apple pie in a jar, and we always keep plenty on hand to make our favorite dessert, […]

Lunch

Easy Homemade Pretzel Buns for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner

We love all things pretzel related in my house. Giant hot pretzels from street carts are a family favorite, as are pretzel bites and even pretzel chicken for dinner. But one of the best things to ever come out of my oven – and I’m not exaggerating when I say this – are easy homemade pretzel buns. Soft and […]