Totally Turnovers

Today we’re taking a look at some homemade recipes for both sweet and savory turnovers.


Artichoke turnovers

Mushroom with sour cream

Curried chicken

Chicken pot pie

Ham and cheese


Raspberry turnovers

Apple turnovers

Maple apple 

Caramel apple

Apple pumpkin

Nectarine turnovers

Honey ricotta

Guava cheese

Apple cranberry

Chocolate hazelnut

Blueberry turnovers

Blackberry turnovers

Apricot turnovers

Nutella cream cheese

Paleo apple

Gluten free apple

What are your favorite turnover recipes?

Perfect Pairings

As I was thinking about everyone going back to school I reminisced about what used to be almost iconic with school, and that’s the PBJ sandwich.  Of course peanut allergies mean you can’t typically bring it to school anymore, but it got me thinking about other great pairings like peanut butter and jelly that we can enjoy.

Peanut Butter and Jelly:

Peanut butter and jelly doughnuts

PBJ cupcakes

PBJ sandwich cookies

PBJ milkshake

PBJ thumbprint cookies

PBJ fudge

PBJ bars

Cookies and Cream:

Peppermint sandwich cookies

Chocolate ice cream sandwiches

Pumpkin whoopie pies

Split decision chocolate chipper ice cream sandwiches

Oreo cookies and cream cupcakes

Cookies and cream ice cream

Mini strawberry sugar cookie sandwiches with strawberry cream

Bacon and Eggs:

Bacon egg and cheese quiche

Bacon egg and cheese braid

Slow cooker bacon smoked cheddar and egg casserole

Bacon and egg potato salad

Bacon deviled eggs

Fried egg and bacon puff pastry squares

Chips and Salsa:

Spicy tortilla chips

Baked chili lime chips

Avocado salsa

Hot and spicy salsa

Grilled corn and bean salsa with baked corn chips

Black bean salsa and tortilla chips

Salsa fresca

Macaroni and Cheese:

Garlic herb mac and cheese

Tex mex mac and cheese

Mac and beer cheese cups

Lobster mac and cheese

Crockpot mac and cheese

Instant pot mac and cheese

Chili mac and cheese

Broccoli mac and cheese

Beans and Rice:

Healthy red beans and rice

Black beans and rice

Louisiana red beans and rice

Smokey red beans and rice

Spicy vegetarian red beans and rice

Rice and black bean pilaf

Cumin rice and beans

Cuban black bean stew with rice

Peaches and Cream:

Peaches and cream rustic pie

Peaches and cream oatmeal cookies

Peaches and cream oatmeal cookies

Peaches and cream cheesecake cupcakes

Peaches and cream pastry cups

Pound cake, peaches and cream

Caramelized peach ice cream

Peaches and cream ice pops

Peach kuchen

Peaches and cream ice cream cake

What are your favorite food pairings?

Angel Food Fun

Today I thought we’d take a look at one of the basics of dessert, angel food cake, and some tasty things you can do with it.

Angel Food Cake:

Angel food cake

Strawberry filled 

Lemon meringue

Lemon angel food cake

Angel food cake with espresso mascarpone cream

Angel food cake with tropical fruit compote

Lemon coconut 

Angel food swirl cake

Angel food cake with bourbon creme anglaise

Funfetti angel food cake

Key lime 

Gluten free 

Gluten free chocolate

Desserts made with Angel Food Cake:

Patriotic berry trifle

Angle food cake treat jar

Strawberry and blackberry summer trifle

Grilled angel food cake with peaches and cream and cherry coulis

Lemon blackberry cheesecake parfait

Dulce de leche trifle

Striped ice cream cake

Pecan cinnamon angel food cake

Strawberry rhubarb angel cake

Angle toffee dessert

Boston cream angel cake

Pineapple orange trifle

Angel food cake churro bites

What are your favorite recipes for and with angel food cake?

Cookies for Friends

Today in the US is National Friendship Day, and one of the best ways to celebrate friends is with cookies!  Today I’m sharing some of the most popular cookie recipes for favorite, and very shareable, cookies.

Chocolate Chip:

Nestle chocolate chip cookies

Chocolate chip oatmeal

Brown butter chocolate chip with pecan

Mint chocolate chip

Pumpkin chocolate chip

Chocolate chocolate chip

Chocolate white chocolate chunk

Hazelnut chocolate chip

Flourless peanut butter chocolate chip

Chewy gluten free chocolate chip 


Chewy sugar cookies

Cultured butter cookies

Butter cookies

Rolled sugar cookies

Rainbow chip cake batter butter cookies

Spritz cookies

Vanilla sugar cookies

Vegan sugar cookies

Gluten free sugar cookies


Shortbread cookies

Pecan shortbread

Salted caramel shortbread

Chocolate dipped shortbread

Chocolate dipped hazelnut shortbread

Irish cream shortbread

Lavender shortbread

Citrus shortbread

Gluten free almond flour shortbread

Gluten free coconut flour shortbread


Oatmeal cookies

Whole wheat oatmeal raisin

Gluten free chocolate chip oatmeal

Cranberry, raisin, oatmeal and nuts

Chewy oatmeal raisin

Brown sugar oatmeal

Oatmeal, peaches and cream

Monster cookies

Raisin, pecan and oatmeal

Oatmeal, cranberry and chocolate chunk

What are your top cookie recipes?