Chocolate Pumpkin Mini Trifles with Madhava Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Pumpkin Mini Trifles

With the doors and windows wide open, the cooler temperatures wrap themselves around me as I bake in my kitchen. There is no doubt that Autumn is nipping at my heels and I am so ready. I love baking this time of year, and add in the delicious spices and pumpkin recipes and I’m in pure bliss. These little Chocolate Pumpkin Mini Trifles are absolutely perfect to put in you in the mood for Autumn.


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Candy Cane Peppermint Puppy Chow

Candy Cane Peppermint Puppy Chow #SweetEatsHolidayTreats

Welcome to the First Day of the 12 Days of Sweet Eats and Holiday Treats! This brand new holiday linky party begins today and is being hosted by Nicole (me!) at Daily Dish Recipes (here!), Micha over at Cooking Mimi and Pam over at Blueberries and Blessings. These two gals are the bomb and I… 

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Kahlúa Chocolate Gooey Butter Cookies

Kahlúa Mocha Gooey Butter Cookies & Creamy Chocolate Kahlúa Martini

Oh yes, I went there. That’s right. Kahlúa Mocha Gooey Butter Cookies I’m a St. Louis girl and we love our Gooey Butter Cake. I have a knack for changing up the traditional cake recipe and making it festive for the season with both my Egg Nog Gooey Butter Cake recipe and Gingerbread Gooey Butter… 

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Baked Caramel Apple Cider Donuts

Baked Caramel Apple Cider Donuts #SundaySupper

It’s been an interesting week at our house, and I was quite happy to see the weekend. Just busy mostly, but another big milestone was hit in our house this weekend. My mini me (Brie’s Bites), Brielle has entered into her first serious relationship. Caught us a bit by surprise but he came home with… 

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Corn and Bean Dip

Potluck Corn, Black Bean & Cilantro Salsa Dip for a Crowd + Crock-pot #Giveaway

Welcome to Week 5 of our Holiday Progressive Dinner! I am so excited you are joining us again, and hope you’ve already checked out the previous weeks, but if you haven’t… here’s a recap: Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 – This one! Today’s sponsor of the Holiday Progressive Dinner Blog… 

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Kahlúa Pumpkin Spice Milk Punch for a Crowd

Celebrate with Kahlúa: Kahlúa Pumpkin Spice Milk Punch for a Crowd #KahluaSpirit #PinItToWinIt

Kahlúa is one of those additions to a party that just kicks it up a notch. With the holiday’s approaching, have you considered adding Kahlúa to your menu for entertaining? There are so many wonderful ways to incorporate and entertain for Fall and Winter parties, that it would be a shame not to include some…. 

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Bacon and Ranch Cheese Puffs

Bacon Ranch Puffs for Wayback Wednesday

Today for Wayback Wednesday, I’m bringing some Bacon and Ranch Cheese Puffs, a great holiday appetizer. Wayback Wednesday – Resurrecting Recipes There are so many recipes to be found around here, and there are many methods for finding them. I have a search box on my sidebar to the right. I have a visual recipe… 

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Marbled Cheesecake Brownies #betterwithmms

Marbled Cheesecake Brownies #betterwithmms

   The holiday’s are upon us and that means loads of extra time in the kitchen for me, baking away.  I actually love the time I spend in the kitchen in the Fall and Winter months, the oven warming the house, playing music loudly, dancing with my kids across the kitchen floor to crack an… 

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Bacon Egg Breakfast Brunch Pastries

Bacon and Egg Breakfast or Brunch Pastries #PuffPastry

What’s bite size, melts in your mouth, tastes undeniably scrumptious and looks both adorable and elegant? A breakfast baked in a puff pastry, that’s what. When I was asked to create something with puff pastry for the holidays, I considered a dessert for only a moment, before deciding I really wanted to make something savory…. 

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Butternut Squash-Sage Cream Sauce with Sausage Spaghetti

Butternut Squash-Sage Cream Sauce with Sausage Spaghetti #SundaySupper

Happy Sunday! It’s been a really long week for all of us here at our house, and I for one, am looking forward to a nice, quiet #SundaySupper with my family tonight. I have spent hours in the kitchen this week, getting ready for the holiday’s, posts and of course, cooking my children healthy, delicious… 

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Antipasto Kebobs

Antipasto Kebabs + Rachael Ray Stoneware #giveaway

It’s hard to believe we are in our 4th week of the Holiday Progressive Dinner. Seriously, today is indeed the 4th week, and in case you  missed any of them, you can find them here: Week 1: Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Honey & 5 Spice + 4 other fabulous recipes to make a complete holiday… 

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