food and drink

Homemade Whole-Wheat Pita Chips Recipe

We all know Pita Chips are essential game day snacks; which is why we have a healthier -- not to mention super SIMPLE -- homemade version for you! You will be recycling this Homemade Whole-Wheat Pita Chips Recipe all football season! What You'll Need: (Serves 4) 4 whole-wheat pita breads 1/4 cup olive oil 1/2... read more

Braised Beef Short Ribs in Red Wine

Now that Fall is officially here, we are looking for delicious one-pot meals to keep us warm and make us feel cozy. This Braised Beef Short Ribs in Red Wine Recipe is comfort food at it's finest: succulent beef short ribs braised in a dutch oven filled with red wine, savory broth, an assortment of herbs. Serve... read more

Cheddar-Chive Drop Biscuits

In just a few, simple steps you can bake a batch of the most flaky, cheesy biscuits that go well with just about everything! We especially love serving these Cheddar-Chive Drop Biscuits with hot tomato soup or alongside a festive Thanksgiving meal. What You'll Need: (Makes 12 Biscuits) 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder... read more

Classic Chicken Marsala Recipe

This Classic Chicken Marsala Recipe is made with sweet marsala wine, savory crimini mushrooms and perfectly tender chicken breasts -- it's perfect for a romantic Italian-themed date night in. What You'll Need: (Serves 4) 4 chicken breasts, pounded thin salt + pepper 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons butter, divided 2... read more

Skinny Vegetarian Lasagna Recipe

We know it isn't Monday, but here's a delicious and meatless Skinny Vegetarian Lasagna Recipe made with layers of pasta, creamy ricotta with garlicky spinach, and tomato-basil sauce. This recipe is sure to become a family favorite. What You'll Need: (Serves 6) 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 large garlic cloves, finely chopped 8 oz fresh... read more

Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

As the school year picks up again, we're baking some Autumnal-themed cupcakes: Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting. These decadent cakes have a hint of spice and are topped with the creamiest homemade frosting! What You'll Need: (Makes 12 cupcakes) For the cake: 1 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup natural cane sugar 1... read more

Creamy Homemade Almond Butter Recipe

Learn how to make Creamy Homemade Almond Butter at home with these simple steps! Just in time for back-to-school season! What You'll Need:  (makes 3/4 cup) 2 cups almonds, roasted and unsalted 2 tablespoons oil (optional) Step 1: Place the almonds in your blender or food processor. Step 2:... read more

A Sweet Cherry Pie Recipe for the End of Summer

Before school starts up again and warm summer days come to an end, we're giving you a simple Sweet Cherry Pie recipe to bake this Labor Day Weekend! What You'll Need:  (makes 1 9-inch pie) 2 frozen 9-inch pie crusts (or a homemade recipe) 1 12 ounce bag of frozen/pitted cherries (or... read more

Crispy Baked Kale Chips Recipe

You'll never buy the packaged stuff again after you make this homemade Crispy Baked Kale Chips Recipe -- it's perfect as a back-to-school snack! What You'll Need: 1 bunch of curly kale, rinsed and dried thoroughly 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil  1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly cracked black pepper Step 1: Preheat... read more

A Late Summer Blueberry Peach Cobbler Recipe

There are so many great dessert recipes that utilize Summer fruit, but I think homemade cobbler is my absolute favorite. What can be better than sweet cinnamon-scented fruit covered in a buttery, cookie-like topping? Give this Blueberry Peach Cobbler recipe a try this weekend and get baking! What You'll Need: (Serves 6-8) For the Fruit:... read more
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