Brussels Sprouts Gratin

If you have any lingering vegetable skeptics in your family, try gratin-ing them. Plain old brussels sprouts? They’re a hard sell to any non-veggie lover, especially at the holidays when decadent dishes command the attention on the plate. Brussels Sprouts Gratin (a.k.a. brussels sprouts covered in a bubbly, creamy sauce and coating of buttery, crispy bread crumbs)? Use the big serving spoon!

An easy, healthy recipe for Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin with Gruyere, Bacon, and Crispy Breadcrumb Topping. TO DIE FOR! Everyone loves this cheesy brussel sprout casserole recipe! Great for Christmas, Thanksgiving, or anytime you need a crowd-pleasing side dish. #gratin #brusselsprout #easy #healthy

Gratins or au gratin or, if we are being REALLY fancy, gratinée are catch-all terms for something (usually vegetables) baked in a shallow dish (often called a gratin dish) with a lid of cheesy, crispy something (usually breadcrumbs and Gruyère cheese) baked on top. Does this sound familiar?

Gratins are a casserole. We are making a cheesy brussels sprouts casserole. With bacon.

This moist, tender Snickerdoodle Bread is pure heaven! Made with Greek yogurt, cinnamon chips, and an incredible cinnamon sugar topping. An easy, healthy recipe without sour cream. Bake as mini loaves or a single loaf. Perfect for breakfast, special treats, and even dessert. #snickerdoodle #bread #easy #healthy

Snickerdoodle Bread

If you want to live dangerously, try placing a loaf of Snickerdoodle Bread in your current vicinity. Tender and moist with sweet cinnamon and sugar permeating every crumb, this is not the sort of...

Instant Pot BEST French Onion Soup! Classic French onion soup recipe that tastes like Julia Child and Ina Garten recipes but is easy and more healthy! The pressure cooker makes it quick and you’ll love all that cheese on top!

Instant Pot French Onion Soup

I’ll never forget the first time I ordered French onion soup. It was at an old-timey café and pie shop in my Kansas hometown, the sort of place where groups of retired ladies meet...

French Hot Chocolate. Classic dark European-style hot chocolate

French Hot Chocolate

Do you carry dark chocolate in your purse in case of emergencies? Do you fall for the chocolate that’s placed so dangerously beside the register every time you check out at Trader Joe’s? Is...

Baked Sweet Potato Rounds with Goat Cheese, Cranberry, Apple, and Pecans. An easy and addictive sweet potato appetizer! Healthy baked sweet potato slices roasted until crispy, then topped with a delicious combination of holiday flavors. Perfect easy appetizer for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and any party!

Sweet Potato Rounds with Goat Cheese Cranberry and Pecans

As someone whose greatest fear at any gathering I host is running out of food (or worse, wine), I feel a compulsive need to contribute to any party I attend. While my friends appreciate...

Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup. Easy, healthy recipe without the “cream of” soup. Tastes even better than Panera! Make in a crockpot or an Instant Pot.

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup | Slow Cooker

When you hear the word home, do you think of just one place? Is it a physical location? A person? A feeling? For me lately, home feels like fluid mix of all of them. If...

Easy, refreshing, DELICIOUS Sparkling Christmas Punch for a crowd! With champagne, rum, cranberry, and apple cider. Not to sweet, spiked, and so red and festive! Recipe includes nonalcoholic option.

Christmas Punch

Drinks for one, and you have a nice evening to yourself. Drinks for two or three, and it’s a happy hour. A WHOLE BOWL OF SPARKLING CHRISTMAS PUNCH? We have ourselves a party! This...

PERFECT Chewy Nestle Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies. Easy Christmas cookie recipe that our whole family loves!

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have a dream vision for how every evening from now until the end of the year unfolds. It involves a couch, our Christmas tree, this ever-beloved Christmas album playing in the background, and...