This Cranberry Pound Cake is wonderfully dense, moist and loaded with fresh cranberries. Topped with a simple orange glaze, it's perfect for the holidays.

Cranberry Pound Cake with Orange Glaze

This Cranberry Pound Cake is wonderfully dense, moist and loaded with fresh cranberries. Topped with a simple orange glaze, it’s perfect for the holidays. This post is sponsored by King Arthur Flour Do you...

Our Thanksgiving menu for this year - appetizers, the turkey, side dish staples like potatoes, stuffing and vegetables, and of course dessert.

Our Thanksgiving Menu!

It’s here! Thanksgiving week! Growing up, this was one of – if not THE – most special holiday traditions. When my grandfather’s family immigrated here from Italy, he settled here in Western Pennsylvania to work...

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The Weekend Dish: 11/19/2016

Happy pre-Thanksgiving weekend to you! Are you spending your weekend prepping for the holiday, or are you waiting a few days to get started? I’m not planning on prepping anything until further into the...

Dominic - 5 weeks old

Friday Things

1. That was the very first smile I was able to capture on camera! He’s been doing a lot more smiling without being prodded and it makes my heart melt every single time. Last...

This is my best cheesy corn casserole yet - tons of corn flavor and super cheesy! Perfect for holiday side dishes or summer picnics.

Cheesy Corn Casserole

This is my best cheesy corn casserole yet – tons of corn flavor and super cheesy! Perfect for holiday side dishes or summer picnics. With Thanksgiving only a week away, I have holiday food...

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Cranberry Cheesecake Crumb Pie

This Cranberry Cheesecake Crumb Pie features pie crust filled with a simple cheesecake batter, then topped with a thick cranberry sauce and crumb topping. Reality check: Thanksgiving is one week from TOMORROW. How did...

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Green Bean Casserole From Scratch

Green Bean Casserole FROM SCRATCH! A remake of the classic Thanksgiving side dish made with fresh green beans and no canned ingredients. Let’s talk about the iconic Thanksgiving staple straight out of the 80’s… the...

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The Weekend Dish: 11/12/2016

Hello, hello! I hope you had a wonderful week and are enjoying a weekend full of your favorite activities! Let’s dive in! Weekend Plans: We are having Dominic’s baptism tomorrow! My husband’s friend is...

Dominic - 1 month

Friday Things

1. Dominic had his 1-month checkup this week and he’s growing like a weed! He gained a whopping 13 ounces since his last weight check 15 days prior, and has grown 2 inches since...

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Skillet Apple Pie

This skillet apple pie is a quick and easy dessert recipe, and it’s toffee-like sauce will melt your heart. Last week we talked about pie crust and some of my favorite Thanksgiving pies, and as...