Holiday Recipes

How to Make Vanilla Extract

How to Make Vanilla Extract

Take your baking up a few notches with homemade vanilla extract that is way better than anything you can buy in store! And you only need 2 ingredients!

Mini Carrot Cake

Mini Carrot Cake

Any time is a great time for carrot cake! If you’ve only got a small crowd, this is the perfect mini carrot cake for two or three! And it’s so moist and decadent, with a luscious brown butter cream cheese frosting.

Brown Sugar Shortbread Cookies

Brown Sugar Shortbread Cookies

These cookies are so simple, you’ll be baking them all the time! With just 4 ingredients you can have a rich, buttery treat that is SO good!

Keto Chocolate Mousse for Two

Keto Chocolate Mousse for Two

When you want a sweet treat to share with your sweetie, but you don’t want all the sugar, this keto chocolate mousse is perfect!

Confetti Popcorn

Confetti Popcorn

I’m all about celebrating small wins! Sometimes you want to make a cute little mini cake and toss on some sprinkles, and sometimes you have something even bigger to celebrate so you make a whole brown butter layer cake! But if you’re like me, you 

Eggnog Bread Pudding with Brown Butter Rum Sauce

Eggnog Bread Pudding with Brown Butter Rum Sauce

An incredible holiday dessert, with toasted pecans, dark rum, and eggnog, draped in an amazing brown butter rum sauce!

Pressure Cooker Ham Braised in Beer

Pressure Cooker Ham Braised in Beer

This is our family recipe for beer-braised ham, made easy in a pressure cooker and glazed with brown sugar and pineapple!

19 Best Cookies for Cookie Exchange Swaps This Year

19 Best Cookies for Cookie Exchange Swaps This Year

Happy Holidays! I think it’s well established that I love baking cookies. And this is my favorite time of year because I have a great excuse to make lots of them! So when I reached the last day of my 12 Days of Christmas Cookies 

Christmas Charcuterie Board

Christmas Charcuterie Board

This is it! Day 12 of my 12 Days of Christmas Cookies series! It’s been so fun sharing some of my favorite Christmas Cookie recipes with you the past 12 days, and don’t worry I’ve got lots more cookie goodness in the works coming up 

Christmas Cookie Cake

Christmas Cookie Cake

We’ve made it to Day 11 of my 12 Days of Christmas Cookies series! And this is a good one. All my fellow 80s babies remember the iconic mall stores that sold those amazing chocolate chip cookie cakes! The ones with the frosting piped around