Boozy Chai-Spiced Apple Cider Punch

This Chai-Spiced Apple Cider Holiday Punch – made with apple cider, brandy, vanilla, and chai tea – is sugar, spice, and everything nice! Easy to scale up or down, it’s ready for your next holiday party. Continue reading “Boozy Chai-Spiced Apple Cider Punch” »

Roasted Apple Cranberry Cornbread Stuffing

My philosophy on Thanksgiving is to keep it simple. Simple is elegant, simple is cost effective, and simple is easy (because hey, the cook wants to enjoy the day, too). I like to take super simple recipes and add just a little somethin-somethin’ to make them special, without making them overly complicated or expensive. For this55

5 Apple Recipes for Your Next Holiday Party

Looking for something festive and seasonal to make for your next gathering? We’ve got you covered! With five apple recipes sure to wow your friends and family this holiday season, party planning just got a whole lot easier. Continue reading “5 Apple Recipes for Your Next Holiday Party” »

Apple Walnut Stuffing

I’m all about making things from scratch. When it makes sense. If you’re cooking an entire Thanksgiving dinner by yourself, I think it makes sense to take a few shortcuts. One shortcut I like is zhuzhing up a boxed stuffing mix with a few fresh ingredients. Because I really don’t have time to cube and55

Baked Apple Cider Chicken and Cabbage

Baked Apple Cider Chicken and Cabbage is the perfect one-pot fall dish made with cider-marinated chicken, red cabbage and apples. Baked Apple Cider Chicken and Cabbage This one-pot dish is great for an easy weeknight meal. On a busy school night, I like to keep dinners simple. Since everything bakes in one dish, cleanup won’t55

Feel-Good Apple Muffins

These apple muffins are EVERYTHING in my life right now – moist and dense in a good way, perfectly but not overly sweet, and just honestly divine smeared with a little butter and honey. Oh, one other helpful little thing: they’re wholesome. Real-food healthy ingredients. Feel-good for the body. Here’s a universal scenario that happens55