Creamy Leftover Turkey Wild Rice Soup

Creamy Leftover Turkey Wild Rice SoupTurn Thanksgiving leftovers into this amazing Creamy Leftover Turkey Wild Rice Soup.  This creamy and rich cold weather soup is full of onion, carrots, celery, parsley, thyme, wild rice, and chopped turkey.   This from scratch soup is simple to make in under 30 minutes. Half-and-half gives it creaminess without making it overly rich. The addition of wild ...

Raspberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

Raspberry Cream Cheese Coffee CakeRaspberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake with a hint of almond flavor, sliced almonds, raspberry jam, and a sweet glaze is a delicious coffee cake for the holidays.   Made in a 9-inch springform pan, this Raspberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake rises high and has a tender, buttery crumb. This from-scratch coffee cake is covered with a rich ...

Snickers Poke Cake

Snickers Poke CakeSnickers Poke Cake- a moist chocolate cake, soaked with caramel sauce and sweetened condensed milk and covered with a creamy peanut butter frosting with chopped Snickers bars. Oh so delicious!   Desserts made with candy are some of my favorite. And next to Butterfinger candy, I think Snickers are my favorite to use for baking. This easy Snickers ...

One Pot Meaty Tortellini

One Pot Meaty TortelliniOne Pot Meaty Tortellini is a pot full of tender cheese tortellini covered in a tomato sauce filled with ground beef and mini pepperoni. The whole thing is covered in a layer of melted cheese as a finishing touch. This one pot meal is perfect for a weeknight meal.   What's to love about this one pot ...

Pumpkin Pancakes with Bourbon Vanilla Maple Syrup

Pumpkin Pancakes with Bourbon Vanilla SyrupThese Pumpkin Pancakes with Bourbon Vanilla Maple Syrup have so much fall flavor. Drizzle these light and fluffy pancakes with a little bourbon-flavored maple syrup for a truly fantastic way to start a cold morning.   There's nothing I love better in the fall than baking with pumpkin and sweet potatoes and there's perhaps no better fall ...

Hamburger Steak with Country Gravy

Hamburger Steak with Country GravyHamburger Steak with Country Gravy- tender, seasoned ground beef patties are pan-fried and covered with a creamy, country gravy. Such a hearty and economical meal. Cooks up in under 20 minutes.   Serve with mashed potatoes or rice and green peas and you have a plate of pure comfort food. It's a blue-plate special at home. This ...

Giant Cinnamon Roll

Giant Cinnamon RollThis Giant Cinnamon Roll is made from a soft and pillowy homemade dough with a pecan/cinnamon/brown sugar filling and a cream cheese glaze. Instead of making individual rolls, one giant roll is baked in a 9-inch pie pan. You get lots of that gooey, soft interior by baking it this way and it looks really ...

Hot Pecan Beef Dip

Hot Pecan Beef DipHot Pecan Beef Dip is an old-school party appetizer that's perfect for the holidays. Cream cheese, dried beef, and cheddar cheese combine to make an easy and creamy dip. Great for spreading on crackers.   Hot Pecan Beef Dip is a cinch to whip up and I love to serve it for Christmas or New Years Eve. Tips ...