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Caramelized Brussel Sprouts with Brown Sugar, Bacon, & Blue Cheese

Caramelized Brussel Sprouts with Brown Sugar, Bacon, & Blue Cheese

Caramelized Brussel sprouts with brown sugar are a wonderful simple side dish.  To make Brussel sprouts even more wonderful add bacon and blue cheese for a sweet, salty, creamy, and nutty delight.  These sauteed Brussel sprouts are my favorite way to eat them. The flavor…

Whipped Sweet Potatoes

Whipped Sweet Potatoes

Whipped sweet potatoes with heavy cream and a touch of nutmeg and vanilla is a comforting side dish.  Perfectly cooked soft sweet potatoes are whipped until fluffy and creamy for a fall comfort food classic side dish. This whipped sweet potatoes recipe has a satisfyingly…

Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Acorn Squash

Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Acorn Squash

Brown sugar and apple stuffed acorn squash is an easy autumn recipe perfect for the slow cooker.  It takes just a few minutes to prep and gets all the ingredients into the Crock Pot.  As it cooks, the house will smell just like an apple…

20 Best Holiday Pie Recipes

20 Best Holiday Pie Recipes

These beautiful and delicious pie recipes will get you excited for the holiday season.  There are so many choices that everyone will love including those with fruit, nuts, chocolate, and more.  Some of the best for the holiday season and Fall produce has to offer…

Caramelized Apple Hand Pies

Caramelized Apple Hand Pies

These hand pies are super delicious little pockets of brown sugar caramelized sweet apples and hints of cinnamon and nutmeg.  Slow-cooked granny smith or golden delicious apples make for the best pie filling in these homemade fried hand pies.  The crust is flaky, golden, and…

How to Dry Brine a Turkey

How to Dry Brine a Turkey

For the perfect turkey or holiday bird, a dry brine is essential.  In just 3 days and a few easy steps, you will have the moistest and incredibly juicy bird you have ever had.  My recipe to dry brine a turkey is simple, easy, and…

Instant Pot (pressure cooker) Cranberry Apple Sauce

Instant Pot (pressure cooker) Cranberry Apple Sauce

Cranberry apple sauce is the perfect combination of tart fresh cranberries, juicy apples, bright oranges, and sweet honey.  If you like sweet and tart flavors, this is the best cranberry sauce variation for you.  This homemade cranberry sauce recipe is perfect for Thanksgiving and Christmas.…