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Cinco de Mayo || Puréed Black Bean Soup

It’s already Cinco de Mayo. Anyone else in shock? I swear this year has gone by faster than any before it! But after my adventures in Mexico last month, I’m looking forward to using Mexican Independence Day as an excuse to…

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Irish Baked Potatoes for St. Patrick’s Day

Before you immediately exit out of your browser let me BEG you to give today’s recipe a chance. Undoubtedly it’s one of the ugliest recipes I’ve ever posted — baked potatoes smothered in brown and white toppings have got to…

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“Clean Out the Fridge” Vegetable Soup

For the past week I’ve been home catching up on all my projects and working non-stop after a furious two weeks taking care of my ailing grandmother in Florida. Leaving her in Florida was hard but I’ve been keeping SUPER busy at…

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My Grandmother’s Pecan Snowball Cookies

When it comes to holiday baking, I remember ONE very special recipe from my childhood above all others: My Grandmother’s Pecan Snowballs! And ever since I launched this blog I’ve been dying to share this special family favorite with you. Why?…

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My Father’s Favorite Sweet Potato Orange Cups

Of all the family recipes I grew up with, today’s orange cups, along with my Mom’s Potato Pancakes, are the most nostalgic for me. I don’t ever remember a Thanksgiving without these lovely little orange cups. EVERY SINGLE THANKSGIVING my father would…