Soft & Chewy Toffee Cookie Bars

Well, the National Championship didn’t quite pan out the way that any of us Kentucky Wildcats fans would have hoped.  We sat in our living room watching the game until midnight.  Jonathan yelled at the TV for 2 straight hours while I worked on the blog and gave out a shout here and there.  Seriously,… 

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Coconut Chocolate Chip Oat Bran Cookies

I am constantly trying to come up with recipes based on what I have in my fridge!  This is a reality when you are stuck inside with single digits and don’t want to venture to the grocery store with your kiddos.  These cookies were born out of a need to use up oat bran flour,… 

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Classic Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

We are getting ready to embark on a Christmas adventure where we will spend the next week at Crystal Mountain Resort.  There is about every winter activity  you can possibly imagine there – skiing, snow shoeing, snow castle building, and sleigh rides.  My four year old is so excited she doesn’t quite know what to… 

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Friday w/ Friends: Kristen Guilander, RD, LD – Butternut Squash Salad w/ Ultimate Mustard Vinaigrette

  Today’s Friday w/ Friends features Registered Dietician, Kristen Guilander!  Kristen is a menu developer and a great resource for healthy living and eating.  She has compiled a list of the most nutrient packed vegetables and shared the MOST AMAZING fall/winter Butternut Squash salad.  We had it for dinner last night and it was divine…. 

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Simple Apple Crisp w/ Extra Crisp!

The way this dessert makes your house smell is reason enough to make it!  I don’t think much else can beat the aroma of apples and cinnamon baking.  My mom is coming in town for Caroline’s birthday and this seems like the perfect fall dessert to nosh on her first night with us.  This recipe… 

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White Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies (my go-to recipe)

Every good cook probably has a chocolate chip cookie recipe in their back pocket (even if it’s the one on the back of the Tollhouse bag)!  I started thinking the other day when a friend asked me for a cookie recipe, “man I need to come up with one!”  Chocolate chip cookies really are to… 

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