Fall cooking—especially for Thanksgiving—is something I think about all year long. Only a couple of months after my boyfriend and I began dating in the spring of 2014, we were already planning our Thanksgiving menu, making lists and coordinating sweet and savory dishes to cook for our family and friends. You could say it was love. Continue reading
As much as I consider myself a foodie—and I love trying new and exotic foods—there’s something pretty wonderful about a simple and delicious mac and cheese recipe. Mac and cheese is perpetually popular with my kids, but it’s also one of my own favorite comfort foods. At the end of a long day, there’s nothing better than a bowl of cheesy goodness. This Five Cheese Bacon Mac and Cheese recipe is a huge favorite at our house and gets rave reviews every time I make it!
Magically appearing right beside me is a special skill my kids have in the kitchen. The second I put a pot on the stove, children materialize out of nowhere to sit cross-legged on the floor or stare aimlessly into the fridge. Which is why I am forever enlisting them to do non-knife things, like wash lettuce or prep asparagus with this brilliant hack. Continue reading