Peppermint Candy Sugar Cookie Bites

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These Peppermint Candy Sugar Cookie Bites are easy to bake and they taste delicious! You could put any variety of M&Ms inside if peppermint is not your thing (milk chocolate is always good!), but for a fun, festive treat, the peppermint flavor is … [Read more...]

Bruschetta Mushroom Caps


Happy Holidays!  I know it is not typical for this time of the year, but I have been trying extra hard (before the New Year) to not pack on the extra weight that comes with the season.   Let's just say that it has been tricky with all of these … [Read more...]

Pretzel Shortbread Cookies with Maple Glaze

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With Christmas being just a few short days away I'm sure we are all looking for a few quick and easy treats to serve our friends and family. Maybe even some cookies to leave out for Santa? Whatever the case may be, a quick and easy cookie … [Read more...]

Orange and Cranberry Shortbread Cookies

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Hello Somewhat Simple Readers! It's Jillian from Food, Folks and Fun and I am SO excited to be sharing this recipe for Orange and Cranberry Shortbread Cookies with you! The combination of orange and cranberry just screams Christmas to me. The … [Read more...]

Christmas Blossom Cookies

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I'm not sure what bug bit me this holiday season, but I am baking more this year than ever before! Yesterday the kids and I were in the mood for some cookies, but I wasn't in the mood to go to the store, so we were limited in making something that we … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Dress Up Hot Chocolate Packets

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'Tis the season to curl up in your cozy PJ's, grab a blanket and enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate! We adore this wintry beverage in my home- simple, chocolatey goodness, but with endless flavor options! Here are our top10 Ways to Dress Up Hot … [Read more...]

Crockpot Meatball Soup: Sopa de Albondigas

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Growing up, my family had a very favorite Mexican restaurant we ate at all. the. time. While the girls ate way too many chips with delicious salsa, my dad and brother would always order Sopa de Albondigas as an appetizer. Albondigas (pronounced … [Read more...]

Deconstructed Enchiladas

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This photo makes me wonder why we don't all eat Mexican for Christmas Eve and Christmas dinner. The red and green combination is perfect. I love this recipe for two reasons. First, it tastes so light and healthy compared to the heavily sauced and … [Read more...]

Top 10 Fudge Recipes

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  Although I love fudge all year long, I feel like its finely acceptable to eat a lot of it this time of year with all the treats that are being made and shared. I've created a list of 10 delicious fudge recipes from some of our favorite … [Read more...]

Biscuit Chicken Pot Pie


Hello again, Somewhat Simple readers! It's Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, back to share another delicious recipe with you. This biscuit chicken pot pie is comfort food at its best! It's completely from-scratch and so full of delicious flavor. It's a … [Read more...]