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Moms Brown Sugar Apple Crisp

Mom’s Brown Sugar Apple Crisp has a tart, cinnamon spiced apple filling with a crispy, crunchy brown sugar oat topping! Serve warm with ice cream for an easy, comforting dessert! There were two desserts that my mom made all the time for as long as I can remember. My favorite was this Brown Sugar Apple… 

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Pumpkin Spice French Toast | An easy Holiday Breakfast for Two!

Pumpkin Spice French Toast for Two

Good Morning! Pumpkin Spice French Toast is here to brighten your day! I rarely indulge in pure decadence for breakfast but I made an exception for this spiced pumpkin version. And it is so easy that you could whip it up on a weekday or a lazy weekend morning. No stress and no patience required…. 

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Healthy Chipotle Chicken Chili with Shaker Cornbread | Gluten Free Meals | American Heritage Cooking

Healthy Chipotle Chicken Chili {Shaker Cornbread}

Awaken your tastesbuds with this spicy Healthy Chipotle Chicken Chili! Some of the heat from the chilis is tamed with a touch of maple syrup and cinnamon. Unconventional? Yes. Unforgettably awesome? Absolutely! Chili is apparently the savory version of my Chocolate Chip Cookie obsession: I have more recipes for chili on this blog than any… 

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Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding

Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding

This Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding is a silky, creamy, slightly sweetened rice custard full of aromatic vanilla bean and slightly spiced with cinnamon. I know, I know. This is not warm, winter comfort food; It isn’t snuggle in front of the fire food; and it definitely isn’t Holiday food. But it is the BEST Rice… 

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Mini Apple Pecan Crumble Pies

Mini Apple Pecan Crumble Pies

Don’t let their size fool you, these Mini Apple Pecan Crumble Pies pack a lot of flavor! Spiced apple pie filling in an easy cream cheese crust with a brown sugar toasted pecan crumble topping! These little pies will be the star of any party or holiday feast. But that’s not why I like them…. 

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Saucy Chipotle Maple Baked Chicken Wings

Saucy Chipotle Maple Baked Chicken Wings

 Juicy, tender Chipotle Maple Baked Chicken Wings are rubbed in a dry spice rub then baked to crisp perfection before being tossed in a Chipotle Maple sauce that will have you licking your fingers and reaching for more! I created a monster with my Spice Rack Dry Rubbed Chicken Wings. My husband used to have… 

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Easy Pumpkin Spice Bread Pudding with Maple Bourbon Cream Sauce

Easy Pumpkin Spice Bread Pudding {Maple Bourbon Sauce}

A creamy Pumpkin Spice Bread Pudding studded with Bourbon-soaked dried cherries and topped with a rich Maple Bourbon Cream Sauce! A decadent, yet incredibly easy dessert to pull together! A long, long time ago I shared my long-running obsession with Bread Pudding. If it is on the menu, I will order it. Rarely does it… 

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French Onion Soup

The Best Homemade French Onion Soup – A love story

This is the best Homemade French Onion Soup! It has a generous portion of caramelized onions in a rich, flavorful beef broth made from scratch. Three types of cheese are broiled on top of croutons to melty, toasty perfection.  Everyone knows that the three key ingredients in French cuisine are butter, butter, and butter, but I would argue that… 

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Pumpkin Pecan Pie Cupcake with Bourbon Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Pecan Pie Cupcakes {Bourbon Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting}

What did I tell you? Cupcakes & Salads. These cupcakes jumped to the front of the line because if I don’t share them with you, I will positively burst with excitement! I’d like to say these cupcakes are all about the brown sugar toasted pecan crumble because it is heavenly, but that would be doing… 

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Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad

Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad {Thai Chili Vinaigrette}

It’s no secret that I could live off of cupcakes and salad. Salad and cupcakes. I should probably just rename my blog “Cupcakes & Salad”. My tagline could be “Eating salad to save room for more cupcakes!” But that would be a lie, because I LOVE salad. The salad can be cold or warm with roasted… 

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Caramel Apple Cupcakes

Caramel Apple Cupcakes

These Caramel Apple Cupcakes have a cinnamon buttermilk cake sprinkled with cinnamon sugar filled with a spiced apple compote and are frosted with a decadent caramel buttercream! Did you actually think that I could go a whole month without posting a cupcake recipe? I cannot tell you the last time I actually had a true caramel… 

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