occasion recipes

Canestrelli (Italian Egg Yolk Cookies)

Canestrelli (Italian Egg Yolk Cookies)

Canestrelli cookies are a tender cut out shortbread cookie with an irresistible melt-in-your-mouth texture. Flavored with butter, lemon zest, and vanilla...

Beef Short Ribs with Root Vegetable Puree

Beef Short Ribs with Root Vegetable Puree

As the cold settles in, my Beef Short Ribs Recipe with root vegetable puree is a perfect special occasion dinner to celebrate the holidays. The oven braised...

Air Fryer Donuts

Air Fryer Donuts

When the boys and I wake up on the grumpy side of the bed, we turn the day around with these super fun and easy Air Fryer Donuts! Using a few simple...

Giant Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs

Giant Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs

Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs: Tender, herby meatballs with gooey mozzarella cheese inside! These Giant Meatballs are perfect for sharing and make a great...

Italian Bowtie Pasta Salad

Italian Bowtie Pasta Salad

This Easy Bowtie Pasta Salad with Italian dressing, fresh veggies, and Parmesan cheese is a quick summer dinner, cookout side dish, or meal prep lunch! Like...

Easy Garden Salad

Easy Garden Salad

Classic Garden Salad is an easy side dish that pairs well with almost anything! Everyone needs an easy side salad recipe in their back pocket, and this one...

How to Make a Buddha Bowl + 20 Belly Fillings

How to Make a Buddha Bowl + 20 Belly Fillings

Jump to our creations: Green Tofu Rice Buddha Bowl with Hummus DressingCrispy Potato Lentil Buddha BowlBroccoli Quinoa Buddha Bowl Buddha Bowl. The first...

Iced Orange Cookies

Iced Orange Cookies

Orange Cookies are soft, fluffy sugar cookies covered in a zesty orange glaze. These refreshing cookies always remind me of spring, but they’re also a...

Crispy Air Fryer Pork Chops

Crispy Air Fryer Pork Chops

These Crispy Air Fryer Pork Chops deliver a dinner that’s fast, easy, and full of juicy pork flavor. Cut the fuss, AND the fat with this new weeknight...

Monster Cookie Bars

Monster Cookie Bars

These Monster Cookie Bars are an easy cookie bar recipe based on the classic, beloved Monster Cookies! Loaded with oats, M&Ms, and chocolate chips these...

Sweetheart Scones

Sweetheart Scones

Sweetheart Scones are a delicious breakfast or anytime treat. Two leavenings make them bake up tall and tender. Split and spread them with butter, clotted...

Christmas Morning Punch aka Brunch Punch

Christmas Morning Punch aka Brunch Punch

This festive Christmas Morning Punch combines orange juice, pineapple juice, cranberry juice, and ginger ale for an easy non-alcoholic party punch you can...