Cranberry Ham & Goat Cheese Pies

Appetizers, Holidays, Pies, Recipes, Tutorial

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Smithfield®. The opinions and text are all mine. There are two types of holiday guests… turkey people and ham people. And if you’re hosting this year’s holiday meal like I am, then you know what a pain this can be. Seriously, who wants to …

Chocolate & Pear Pastry Wreath

Bread, Chocolate, Dessert, Holidays, Recipes, Sweets, Tutorial

This post was sponsored by AMERICAN HERITAGE® Chocolate as part of an Influencer Campaign for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. My memories of childhood holidays are filled with magic. No matter the business or financial hardships, my mom always went out of her way to infuse every day with seasonal …

How to Make Fresh Za’atar for Kebabs

Condiments, Gluten Free, Holidays, Meat, Recipes, Sauces, Tutorial

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wesson. The opinions and text are all mine. The holiday season is all about celebrating peace, love, and health with loved ones. And like any close-knit family, mine celebrates over delicious food. My family is a perfect snapshot of the United States, mixed with …

Roasted Beef & Mushroom Cheese Bread Bites

Appetizers, Bread, Condiments, Gluten Free, Holidays, Recipes, Tutorial

This post was sponsored by Better Than Bouillon as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. It’s almost Thanksgiving! Aaaah! And if you are scrambling to create a last-minute menu, then I have one more item to check off your list. The bread! It …

Fruity PEBBLES™ Raspberry Cream Tart

Cake, Dessert, Entertaining, Gluten Free, Party Themes, Pies, Recipes, Sweets, Tutorial

Thank you PEBBLES™ Cereal for sponsoring this post. PEBBLES™ Cereal is gluten-free and a great inclusive option for your family! We all have that friend who has to stick to a gluten-free diet for medical reasons. I happen to be that friend in my group of gal pals. And let me tell you, it can …

Mulled Gingerbread White Wine

Alcohol, Cocktails, Drinks, Entertaining, Gluten Free, Holidays, Recipes, Spirits, Tutorial

This post is sponsored by McCormick® but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. The holidays are upon us! That means friends and family will be gathering for good food, good conversation, and good drinks. Why not add a bit of wow-factor to your holiday drinks with my twist on the traditional mulled …

American Harvest Pie – Bourbon, Sweet Cheese, & Pumpkin!

Dessert, Holidays, Pies, Recipes, Sweets, Tutorial

This post is sponsored by General Mills, but all opinions are my own. Tis’ the season… to bake! The cool air has rolled in on the wind, the leaves are crunching beneath feet, and the oven is about to get fired up. There is seriously nothing I love more than baking in the colder months. …

Hot Cocoa Dessert Hummus + Blue Diamond Nut-Thins

Appetizers, Brands, Chocolate, Dessert, Entertaining, Gluten Free, Holidays, Recipes, Sweets, Tutorial

I’ve partnered with Blue Diamond® as part of an Influencer Activation and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Do you get holiday recipe burn-out? You know, that blank spot in your head when you need to write up a dinner menu. Not only do you need to come up wth an entree, sides, …