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Crispy Yogurt Chicken + Roasted Veggies

One of my favorite things to make for dinner is crispy, breaded chicken. There’s something about that crispy outer layer with that tender, juicy inside that is so hearty and comforting. 

Homemade Peppermint Patties

As a kid I had a love affair with York Peppermint Patties. I ate them pretty methodologically. I held them from the center. I nibbled around the perimeter. And, I continued to nibble around...

Three Edible Cookie Dough Recipes

Edible cookie dough is a weakness of mine… well… all cookie dough, really. There’s this one food store by me that has shelves of different brands of edible cookie dough and I don’t let...

Sweet + Tangy Glazed Lemon Bread

You guys, this is the little recipe that could. I attempted to make a lemon bread three times. The first was too dry. The second was too gummy. The third was juuuust right. Wait...

Peanut Butter Quinoa Crisps

I tested two recipes out today and both were flops. I’m getting closer to what I want the recipes to be, but they were just… blah. So, I decided to change course. 

Southwestern Sweet Potato Egg Bake

I’ve been thinking about breakfast a lot lately because it’s something I struggle with. Getting the kids dressed, lunches made, teeth brushed and out the door leaves me lots of time to forget to...