Croque Monsieur Recipe

Croque Monsieur makes a delicious toasted ham and cheese sandwich, that is topped with a bechamel sauce and even more cheese and then broiled to perfection.  A few years ago – well, more than a few now, but let’s not count – Bart surprised me with a trip to Paris for my birthday. Before you start…

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Sandwich Bread Recipe

Homemade sandwich bread in an easy, no-fuss recipe! This sandwich bread recipe uses ingredients you most likely keep on hand for a delicious bread you’ll make time and again. Lately, Bart has made as much of the bread (if not more!) than I have in our house! While it has always been his thing to…

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Slow Cooker Peppercorn Garlic Pork Cassoulet

This easy slow cooker peppercorn garlic pork cassoulet is rich and rustic and perfect for a family meal.  There are many versions of cassoulet, most based on a stew of various meats and white beans. The dish, originating from France, gets its name from the earthenware pot in which it was traditionally cooked. Hopping across the pond…

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Loaded Baked Potato Soup Recipe

Loaded baked potato soup makes a warm, comforting potato soup recipe. Made with baked potatoes blended into a creamy soup and topped with your potato bar favorites!  Potato soup. Just the name alone makes me go, “ummmmmmm!” Hearty, warming, and oh so very comforting. It is one of my favorites to turn to during cooler…

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Classic Cream Scones Recipe

Classic Cream Scones make for a wonderful breakfast or brunch treat! Simple to make, cream scones are always a favorite.    There’s just no two ways about it, classic cream scones are a favorite! But, top them with a vanilla bean glaze and you better believe they are out of this world delicious! For years,…

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Sugar Coated Nuts Recipe

Sugar Coated Nuts make a delicious little nibble. Perfect for serving at parties, showers or when entertaining, these sugar coated nuts are always a hit!   Warning: These little nibbles disappear quickly! Mama has been making these sugar coated nuts for as longs as I can remember. Sweet and addictive, they are perfect for making…

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Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Recipe

Bacon wrapped asparagus makes a delicious side dish. On the table in less than 30 minutes, this makes an easy and elegant asparagus recipe perfect for entertaining. If you need a new way to serve asparagus that is sure to get your kiddos to devour it, then this just might be what you are looking…

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Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

Peanut butter cookies are always a favorite! These simple flourless peanut butter cookies are delicious and perfect for those who are grain and dairy free! Peanut butter cookies are one of those classic cookie recipes that I just never get tired of making – or eating! My regular peanut butter cookie recipe is full of…

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Chocolate Truffles Recipe

Chocolate truffles make a rich, decadent, and delicious confection. Made from a few simple ingredients, truffles are truly a treasured handmade treat!   There are few things more appreciated than a handmade gift. Make it something sweet and chocolate and you’ve definitely kicked the gift giving up a notch or two, or at least you…

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Ganache Recipes :: Ganache Glaze, Filling and Frosting!

Ganache makes a classic chocolate recipe used as a glaze, frosting, or even as a filling for pastries and truffles. Made of chocolate and cream, ganache is a simple, yet versatile recipe. There are few things as simple to make as chocolate ganache or as versatile. Made by heating cream and pouring over chopped chocolate or…

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