A stack of four caramel apple magic bars.

Caramel Apple Magic Bars

Caramel Apple Magic Bars feature a graham crust, chocolate chips, chopped up caramels, chopped apples, and walnuts. An easy must-make recipe for fall!

A freshly friend turkey sitting on top of a deep fryer.

How To Deep Fry a Turkey

Everything you've ever wanted to know about how to deep fry a turkey (equipment, oil, brines & more) so you can fry up a delicious Thanksgiving turkey!

A bowl of mashed potatoes placed on a rustic wooden background.

The Best Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Perfect Mashed Potatoes! A super simple technique makes all the difference - get wonderfully creamy mashed potatoes each and every time.

Ask Me Anything! [2017]

It’s that time! The one day a year when I open up the comments section for you to me ask anything you’d like! I always love doing it in the fall because it feels so...

The Weekend Dish: 11/4/2017

Happy November weekend to you! In what feels like nearly a month, we are all healthy, hallelujah! I don’t have anything terribly exciting planned for the weekend – regular chores and house stuff –...

Friday Things

1. How was your Halloween? Joseph and Dominic got dressed up as pirates, and my husband built them a pirate ship out of a massive Amazon box :) Joseph had so much fun, and...

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.

39 of My Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

A roundup full of side dishes and desserts that have been huge favorites for Thanksgiving year after year!

Box decorated in blue and pink for gender reveal.

Gender Reveal!

It’s gender reveal time for baby #3! (Do you have an inkling one way or the other?) The last two times we’ve had to wait until the 20 week ultrasound to find out the...

The Weekend Dish: 10/28/2017

Hello last weekend of October… What?! I’m in serious denial that November is going to be here on Wednesday. I mean, wasn’t it just 4th of July?! Looking at the extended forecast, I think...

Friday Things

1. We had such a fantastic weekend with our friends visiting! The weather was beautiful so we got to enjoy time at the local apple orchard for their fall festival on Saturday. We did...