Posts Tagged ‘recipe’

Sausages and Grapes

sausage and grapes in black dutch oven

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Sausage and Grapes Recipe June 10, 2019 Sausage and grapes you ask? Why yes! It may sound like a strange combination but it’s 100%, completely, unbelievably delicious.  The sweet and salty combo is truly addicting. Cooking the grapes makes them sweeter, softer, and add a pop of delight to a dish that…

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Almond & Raspberry Cookie

almond and raspberry thumbprint cookie

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Almond & Raspberry Cookie June 6, 2019 Thumbprint cookies are such a classic. Not overpowering in flavor, a nice crumb, and small enough I could eat at least 4-5 in a sitting. When I was a little girl, my mom made thumbprint cookies often and I also devoured them. I recreated the…

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Buttermilk Biscuits

buttermilk biscuit dripping with butter on baking sheet

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Buttermilk Biscuits June 5, 2019 I still remember one of my first biscuit experiences. It was in Portland, Oregon at Pine State Biscuits. It was buttery, warm, savory, and the perfect vehicle for fried chicken. Years after eating there I dreamt of making my own biscuits. But the belief they were hard to…

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Ricotta Cake

ricotta cake on cutting board with knife

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Ricotta Cake June 3, 2019 This ricotta cake is one of the best cakes you’ll make all year.  As my husband said, “It tastes like the insides of an eclair.” That’s always a good thing, if you ask me! Creamy and eggy, it’ll be hard to stop with eating just one piece.…

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Buttermilk Pancakes & Bacon

buttermilk pancake recipe white plate with bacon

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Buttermilk Pancakes & Bacon June 3, 2019 Growing up I was never a big fan of pancakes. They often were too sweet or lacked flavor. That is until I tried the buttermilk pancakes at Roots Cafe.  They are slightly sweet, a bit tangy, light, and melt in your mouth delicious.  Truly delicious.  Here…

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The Best Butterscotch Pudding

butterscotch pudding with peanut brittle and whipped cream

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout The Best Butterscotch Pudding July 11, 2018 Creamy, deep hints of caramel, and truly delectable are just a few ways to describe one of my favorite desserts. The Best Butterscotch Pudding is a dessert that impresses all. Even though it takes a bit of time and precision, it’s a dessert you can…

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Pineapple Upside Down Cake

pineapple upside down cake on white plate

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Pineapple Upside Down Cake March 25, 2018 Yes, Pineapple Upside Down Cake sounds unbelievably dated and cheesy.  But in fact it’s quite delicious and addicting. I have yet to make this dessert for someone and they not exclaim how much they enjoy it. The combination of tart pineapple with sweet caramel placed…

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Creme Fraiche Cheesecake

creme fraiche cheese cake

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Creme Fraiche Cheesecake February 23, 2018 I’ve got to admit I’m not the biggest fan of cheesecake. Often it’s overly sweet and a bit too rich. But after making this cheesecake, I was sold. It’s tangy, perfectly sweet, and much smaller than the traditional Cheesecake Factory size piece, making it less of…

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The Best Coffee Cake

the best coffee cake on plate

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout The Best Coffee Cake January 12, 2018 I recently bought Thomas Keller’s Bouchon Bakery cookbook. While it’s full of delicious looking treats, the one item that caught my eye was the coffee cake. I was intrigued with the use of creme fraiche. Let me tell you, it did not disappoint! Here’s my…

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Caramel Sauce

brownie and caramel mini tarts

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Caramel Sauce November 29, 2017 There’s something so soul satisfying about making and eating homemade caramel sauce.  It’s great in apple pies, on top of ice cream, or used as a filling for my brownie mini tarts.  Yes, making caramel can be a bit intimidating, but it really isn’t that difficult.  It…

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