Category: Food

Favorite Chicken Soup for Cold and Flu Season

I’m sharing our favorite chicken soup recipe, ideal for cold and flu season, Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup! It uses one of my favorite short cuts, a rotisserie chicken from the grocery store. Orzo, a rice-shaped pasta, fills in for traditional noodles and lemon adds a bright, refreshing note to the chicken broth that delivers on flavor! We…

Merry Winter Solstice and Red Velvet Peppermint-White Chocolate Thumbprints

 Merry Winter Solstice and four days until Christmas! I’ve been enjoying some holiday baking and came across these Red Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints while searching for a new Christmas cookie. Red Velvet = Christmas and these festive red velvet cookies are infused with a burst of peppermint flavor and white chocolate in their centers. Red Velvet…

Bake and Give: Cranberry-Orange-Pistachio Loaves

‘Tis the Season for holiday baking and I have a sweet treat to bake and share~ Cranberry-Orange-Pistachio Loaves! The red and green from the cranberries and pistachios make these mini loaves of bread merry and bright, as well as sweet, tart and nutty! A perfect little loaf to give or enjoy for the holidays! Festive…