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November 2015

3 Ingredient Roasted Duck
Entrees Plates

Roasted Thanksgiving Duck

I know, I know. Thanksgiving is ALL about the turkey. The talk of the town. Everyone is expecting a big, fat, juicy turkey on Thanksgiving. But can we, just for a second here, address the minority of us who don’t love turkey? Now don’t…

November 23, 2015
Desserts Plates

Easy Candied Pecans

These candied pecans are so delicious and versatile! Use them to top off your desserts (like this incredible pumpkin cheesecake), wrap them up in pretty packages and give them as holiday gifts, use them in salads, or set them out as snacks when company is…

November 19, 2015
Cakes Desserts Plates

Creamy Pumpkin Cheesecake w/ Vanilla Whipped Cream

This creamy pumpkin cheesecake has become a family staple for us in the past years. Although the more traditional pumpkin pie is delicious, we prefer this upgraded classic. I love that you can make this the day before thanksgiving so there is one less thing…

November 18, 2015
Places Seattle

8 Tips for A Weekend in Seattle

Raised in California, I moved to the Pacific Northwest eight years ago when I got married and I’ve enjoyed playing tourist in my own town ever since. I like to think of myself as a city girl at heart, so Seattle outings are a…

November 10, 2015
Cakes Desserts Plates

Easy Chocolate Lava Cake (only 5 ingredients!)

So you say you can’t bake? Too Difficult? Too many steps and ingredients? I’m about to change your mind. This easy chocolate lava cake is SO easy to make and there are only 5 ingredients! THAT’S IT! I’ll bet you have these items in your pantry…

November 4, 2015