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  • Peach Ring Cake
    Spread the love This Peach Ring Cake is bursting with tangy-sweet peach candy flavor. Filled with fluffy peach marshmallow mousse and coated with crunchy sanding sugar, the inspiration is unmistakable! I’m so happy to finally share this cake!… Source link Spread the love
  • BBQ Dessert Ideas for Labor Day
    Spread the love BBQ Dessert Ideas for Labor Day All of these BBQ Dessert Ideas are perfect for Labor Day! Some of them are patriotic, and all of them are delicious and easy to throw together. Dessert ideas that are easy to make, travel well, and are perfect for BBQs, potlucks, cookouts, and tailgating are … Read more
  • AMAZING Bolognese Gnocchi
    Spread the love Bolognese Gnocchi is everything that you would hope for in an amazing Italian dish! Flavorful, bold, and full of delightful texture, this tried and true recipe is something that will definitely get you a “WOW!” from your family and friends! Completely homemade from start to finish, this bolognese gnocchi will knock your … Read more
  • Zucchini Noodles
    Spread the love Zucchini noodles are the perfect low-carb option for pasta night. Use these 3 cooking methods to add a little healthy goodness to dinnertime! Zucchini is honestly the most versatile vegetable. It can be used in countless dishes! I love the way it transforms into pizza crust, lasagna, and gratin! Easy Zucchini Noodles … Read more
  • Friday Food Bites: September 3, 2021
    Spread the love Image courtesy of Hungarian Butcher There’s a lot happening in the Columbus restaurant world! Here’s the latest: Dan Varga, aka the Hungarian Butcher, announced this week that he’ll be opening a shop at 2177 W. Dublin-Granville Rd. in Linworth this fall. Tasty Dawg has opened their restaurant at 107 S. High St. … Read more
  • A Staycation In and Around Cherry Valley
    Spread the love Earlier this year, the family and I enjoyed a weekend at the newly renovated Cherry Valley Hotel in Newark while I was on assignment for Ohio Magazine. You can read about 3 Great Getaway Stays, and read my detailed blog post about An Overnight at Gervasi Vineyard (one of the other highlighted … Read more
  • Summer Vegetables with Sausage and Potatoes Skillet (One Pot)
    Spread the love This easy one-pot skillet dinner is made with chicken sausage, bell peppers, zucchini, baby red potatoes and fresh herbs. Summer Vegetables with Sausage and Potatoes I love a meal that only dirties one pot because although I may love to cook, I really don’t love to clean! You can see all my … Read more
  • Cheesecake Factory Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe
    Spread the love Cheesecake Factory Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe Considering making the Cheesecake Factory Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe at home instead of heading to the restaurant? You’ll be happy you did! It’s easier to make than you might think, and it really does taste just as good as the original. Plus you’ll be saving on money, calories, … Read more
  • The Very Best Bolognese Sauce
    Spread the love Bolognese sauce is heavenly and boy is the texture something to write home about! With some love and patience, this sauce will turn out to be a work of art and TOTALLY worth the time you put into it! It doesn’t take much to make the very best bolognese sauce as long … Read more
  • Single Serve Pumpkin Pie Waffles
    Spread the love Single Serve Pumpkin Pie Waffles Here’s a yummy Fall recipe for one! Although this Single Serve Pumpkin Pie Waffles recipe could feed two if you don’t mind sharing. You’ll love how simple it is to make pumpkin waffles on a smaller scale. The topping options are limitless! My favorites are caramel sauce, … Read more
  • Cilantro Lime Chicken Breast (Grilled or Air Fryer)
    Spread the love Cilantro Lime Chicken Breast is marinated in olive oil, lime juice, lime zest, garlic, and cilantro and cooked in the air fryer or on the grill/grill pan. Cilantro Lime Chicken Switch up your grilled chicken game with cilantro and lime. Chicken breasts can be a little boring, but this marinade makes them … Read more
  • Copycat Little Debbie Jelly Creme Pies Recipe
    Spread the love Copycat Little Debbie Jelly Creme Pies Recipe If you loved Little Debbie Jelly Creme Pies as a kid, you are going to love this delicious dupe made with cream cheese filling, strawberry jam, white cake cookies, and milk chocolate on top. It’s all the same flavors you loved when you were a … Read more
  • Spicy Sriracha Tofu Rice Bowls (Air Fryer or Oven)
    Spread the love These Spicy Sriracha Tofu Rice Bowls (air fryer or oven directions) make a flavorful protein-packed meatless meal that comes together quickly! Sriracha Tofu Rice Bowls If you like spicy food, I bet you’ll like these Sriracha Tofu Rice Bowls. Lately, I have loved tofu in my dishes – it’s a great source … Read more
  • Homemade Gnocchi
    Spread the love Homemade Gnocchi is light, fluffy, and tender potato pasta that you are going to love! Super easy with only 5 ingredients, you will never buy store-bought gnocchi again! Make an all-Italian Dinner with this gnocchi and pair it with some fan favorites. Pair homemade gnocchi with a nice Italian Salad, some exquisite … Read more
  • Friday Food Bites: August 27, 2021
    Spread the love There’s a lot happening in the Columbus restaurant world! Here’s the latest: Cameron Mitchell Restaurant’s latest concept, El Segundo, opens next week Tuesday, Aug. 31 at 698 N. High St. in the Short North. The storefront was previously occupied by CMR’s short-lived Harvey & Ed’s deli. The owner of Way Down Yonder … Read more
  • Jennings Java Coffee Roasters | Columbus, OH
    Spread the love Jennings Java Coffee Roasters | Facebook | IG: @jenningsjava 1193 S. Front St. (map it!)Columbus, OH 43206(614) 935-8348Open Wed-Sun, 7a-1p I love the Columbus coffee scene and how it continues to grow, and how each roastery and coffee shop has carved out its own niche. Jennings Java is a small roastery and … Read more
  • Baked Caprese Chicken
    Spread the love Baked Caprese chicken is nothing less than delicious and delightful! It’s fancy enough for company but simple enough for a quick and easy weeknight dinner that your family will go crazy for! Tender and juicy seasoned chicken that is baked in a balsamic reduction with fresh mozzarella, basil, and tomato not only … Read more
  • A Day of Fun and Games at Polaris
    Spread the love Disclaimer: this post was sponsored by Destination Delaware. Photos and opinions are our own. Even after two decades in Columbus, we still delight in new discoveries, so while we’re readily familiar with Polaris, Destination Delaware invited us for a day of fun all around the area, with stops at local eateries and … Read more
  • Buffalo Chicken Sliders
    Spread the love These buffalo chicken sliders are perfect for feeding a hungry crowd quickly and easily. Whether it’s a weeknight dinner or a casual get-together, everyone will love the spicy rotisserie chicken sandwiched between soft dinner rolls with ranch dressing, melted cheese, and crunchy coleslaw. Complete the game-day menu with this dill pickle dip, … Read more
  • Air Fryer Zucchini Pizza Bites
    Spread the love Air fryer zucchini pizza bites are the perfect low-carb way to eat your pizza and love it too! Quick and easy these make a perfect snack, appetizer, or light meal any time of the week! Zucchini is a nutritious vegetable that is usually in abundance this time of year. Try using your … Read more
  • Grilled Stuffed Bell Peppers
    Spread the love Stuffed bell peppers are filled with lean ground beef, rice, tomatoes, and the perfect blend of seasonings, all topped with shredded cheese. Using Reynolds Wrap® Non-Stick Foil helps hold the pepper and stuffing together, and ensures a flavorful meal with no mess. Using non-stick foil for this recipe as none of the … Read more
  • Butter Garlic Herb Steak Foil Packets
    Spread the love Butter Garlic Herb Steak Foil Packets have melted in your mouth beef with hearty veggies that are grilled to perfection with butter that has garlic and herbs inside. This is one amazing meal that you don’t want to miss out on!  Delicious and filling, streak and veggies are always a go-to in … Read more
  • Zucchini Pizza Bites
    Spread the love These melty, cheesy zucchini pizza bites have all the goodness of pizza without the carbs! In just 15 minutes, you have a tasty appetizer that you can feel great about eating! Indulging in pizza doesn’t have to break your diet. Eggplant, keto, and whole-wheat pizzas are more health-conscious varieties to try out! … Read more
  • Incredible Garlic Butter Shrimp
    Spread the love Garlic, butter, and shrimp. It doesn’t get much tastier than those three ingredients! Combine them together and you will have a melt in your mouth, smack your lips kind of food that you will go back to over and over again! I love the unbelievable taste that this dish delivers. The shrimp … Read more
  • Friday Food Bites: August 20, 2021
    Spread the love There’s a lot happening in the Columbus restaurant world! Here’s the latest: This past week AJ Perry, owner of Sassafras Bakery in Worthington, announced that the shop would close after this Saturday, Aug. 21. The Old Worthington storefront has been home to Sassafras for eight years; before that, the bakery sold its … Read more
  • Cannoli Dip Recipe
    Spread the love Best Cannoli Dip This delicious Cannoli Dip is made with ricotta cheese, cream cheese, powdered sugar, and vanilla (I really like it with mini chocolate chips too). Serve it with pieces of cannoli shells, or waffle cone pieces. It’s also so good for dipping strawberries, graham crackers, and biscotti. This recipe comes … Read more
  • Sausage Pepper and Onion Stromboli (Stuffed Sausage Bread)
    Spread the love Sausage, Pepper and Onion Stromboli (Stuffed Sausage Bread) stuffed with Italian chicken sausage, peppers, onions, pomodoro and mozzarella. Sausage Pepper and Onion Stromboli This sausage and pepper bread is basically a stuffed, rolled pizza. It’s so delicious you’ll want to make it again and again!  I partnered with DeLallo for this sausage … Read more
  • An Overnight at Gervasi Vineyard
    Spread the love Back in January I went out on assignment for an Ohio Magazine piece about 3 Great Getaway Stays, covering Gervasi Vineyard just outside of Canton. Gervasi’s estate has long been on our list of Ohio places to visit, and Beth and ended up loving our overnight there. You can read my review … Read more
  • Amazing Street Tacos
    Spread the love Street tacos are delicious, amazing, and oh so mouthwatering! Bite into tender steak, zesty lime flavor with a hint of spice and add on tomatoes, avocado, and onions for a savory bite you are going to love! These street tacos are completely jam-packed with flavor and they are so easy to make. … Read more
  • Creamy Parmesan Garlic Mushroom Chicken
    Spread the love Creamy Parmesan Garlic Mushroom Chicken is ready in just 30 minutes and the parmesan garlic sauce will wow the entire family! This will become a new favorite!  Chicken is a favorite dish in our family and all over the world. You have to try these fan favorites, Tuscan Garlic, Slow Cooker Crack … Read more
  • Homemade Banana Pudding Recipe
    Spread the love Homemade Banana Pudding This Homemade Banana Pudding recipe is simple to prepare and easily feeds a crowd! Made-from-scratch vanilla pudding layered with bananas, vanilla wafers cookies and homemade whipped cream is the ultimate comfort food.  The BEST Homemade Banana Pudding Growing up and living in the South, I’ve eaten my fair share … Read more
  • The Pancake House | Lewis Center, OH
    Spread the love The Pancake House | Facebook | IG: @thepancakehouselc1182 E. Powell Rd. (map it!)Lewis Center, OH 43035(614) 987-6014Open 7:30a-3p dailyVegetarian/vegan/gluten free? Y/N/NKid-friendly? Y Visited: Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at 7:30 a.m. I write about a lot of topics these days on Breakfast With Nick – coffee, beer, travel, meals other than breakfast (gasp) … Read more
  • Grilled Shrimp Salad
    Spread the love This easy grilled shrimp salad recipe is the perfect solution to your summer dinner needs! It’s healthy, quick and full of grilled chipotle flavor. I am always on the lookout for salads that are not only filled with tasty, nutritious veggies but have a flavorful dressing to bring everything together. Corn, broccoli … Read more
  • Oven Fried Chicken (Air Fryer Fried Chicken)
    Spread the love This oven “fried” chicken is extra crispy from a secret ingredient – bran flakes! It’s moist yet still light since little oil is used. You can also make it in the air fryer! Oven Fried Chicken (Air Fryer Fried Chicken) Fried chicken is my favorite food!! But I never fry at home, … Read more
  • Pork Chops with an Apple Bacon Sauce
    Spread the love Pork Chops with an Apple Bacon Sauce are the answer to what’s for dinner! Savory pork is smothered in a sweet and salty sauce that is going to wow your tastebuds! Pork is a protein-packed powerhouse food. Try pork in these tried and true favorites, Sweet and Sour, Easy Pork Schnitzel, and … Read more
  • Friday Food Bites: August 13, 2021
    Spread the love There’s a lot happening in the Columbus restaurant world! Here’s the latest: Homestead Beer Co., which has a taproom/production space in Heath and a pub in Delaware, announced that they’ll be opening another taproom inside Cherry Valley Hotel in Newark. The new taproom, and accompanying barrel room, are set to open on … Read more
  • Perfect and Juicy Baked Chicken
    Spread the love This perfect and juicy baked chicken will be sure to get a WOW at your next family get-together! It is seasoned with a delightful array of spices and baked to perfection! Your tastebuds will thank you later!! This chicken is AMAZING and you will not believe how easy it is to make! … Read more
  • Portuguese Seafood Stew
    Spread the love Portuguese Seafood Stew made with clams, shrimp, scallops and chorizo comes together in minutes! Serve it with some crusty bread and enjoy! Portuguese Seafood Stew This Portuguese Seafood Stew is simple and delicious. It’s loaded with fresh seafood and flavored with garlic, onion, white wine, bay leaf, and parsley. You can pretty … Read more
  • Fried Peach Shortcake
    Spread the love Fried Peach Shortcake tastes just as good as it sounds! Fresh summer peaches are sliced and skillet-fried in butter and spices, then sandwiched between tender wedges of shortcake. Summer is slipping by too quickly! And… Source link Spread the love
  • Slow Cooker Jambalaya
    Spread the love Slow Cooker Jambalaya is loaded with tasty sausage, chicken, and shrimp that gets cooked low and slow to activate the bold spices. This hearty dinner is an effortless meal that is ready with only 10 minutes of prep! One-pot meals are the perfect solution for busy nights! Cajun alfredo, shrimp creole, and … Read more
  • Dodo Donuts | Columbus, OH
    Spread the love You know I’m always cruising for more donuts, so I’ve avidly watched as a new trailer, Dodo Donuts, began hitting the streets of Columbus this summer. We first caught up with them when they paired up with Honey Cup Coffee Co. for an event at Hudson and Summit. Even in its opening … Read more
  • Insanely Delicious Air Fryer Coconut Shrimp
    Spread the love Coconut shrimp is insanely delicious! One of the best appetizers out there, these mouthwatering air-fried coconut shrimp are crispy, lightweight, and completely delightful! This appetizer is one that is sure to have your guests coming back for more! Cooking coconut shrimp in the air fryer is a quick and easy way to … Read more
  • Air Fryer Roasted Cauliflower Tacos
    Spread the love When you want meatless tacos, try these roasted cauliflower tacos made in the air fryer, topped with Peruvian green sauce and pickled red onions. Air Fryer Roasted Cauliflower Tacos I have tons of air fryer recipes but needed a quick vegetarian taco to add to the list. These easy Roasted Cauliflower Tacos … Read more
  • Crispy Parmesan Garlic Chicken With Zucchini
    Spread the love Crispy parmesan garlic chicken with zucchini is a fantastic one-pan meal that the family will love. Crispy chicken is breaded with an amazing parmesan garlic crust paired with tender zucchini sautéed to perfection! With easy prep, no mess, and big flavor, one-pan meals are the best! Vegetable curry, chili lime chicken, and … Read more
  • Peanut Butter Banana Cupcakes Recipe
    Spread the love Peanut Butter Banana Cupcakes Recipe You are going to love these Peanut Butter Banana Cupcakes. Not only because of the flavorful, dense-but-soft peanut butter banana cake. But because of how well the cake pairs with my chocolate peanut butter frosting and the Reese’s Cup surprise on the bottom! This recipe for Peanut … Read more
  • The Ultimate Ribeye Steak
    Spread the love Achieving steakhouse-worthy flavors doesn’t have to be difficult! The ultimate ribeye steak is juicy, flavorful, and seared to perfection all in the comfort of your kitchen. In the mood for a perfectly cooked steak? Garlic herb, New York, and lemon garlic are more supremely tender, flavor-packed steak recipes that will not disappoint! … Read more
  • Thai Chicken Skewers
    Spread the love These Thai chicken skewers are marinated in coconut milk, curry, and spices and then grilled to perfection. It’s a quick and easy meal that’s packed full of flavor! Eating and grilling meat on a stick is just easy and fun! You have to try these other skewers recipes Asian Garlic Steak, Hawaiian … Read more
  • Asian Glazed Salmon
    Spread the love Blanketed with an insanely good soy garlic glaze, this juicy Asian glazed salmon is to die for! With how healthy and delicious it is, it will become your new dinner go-to! Salmon tastes so amazing with a sweet and savory, Asian-inspired sauce on top. You will love my other Thai, honey sesame, … Read more

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