Before I show you these adorable cookies, just a heads-up, there’s a Valentine’s Sale going on in our Shop right now!  We’re having a quick flash-sale on our bestselling Caramel Boxes.  We also have a small availability of single bags in two flavors we didn’t offer in single bags over the holidays: Caramel Apple and Anise…

Flashback Friday: Glace Sugar Cookie Icing
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One of my favorite old-, old-, old-school Our Best Bites recipes is our Lime-Cilantro Rice. I love it with tacos, I love it with burritos, I love it cold from the fridge at 11:00 at night. But the other night, I wanted something a little different to serve with fish with some Italian flavors, so I…

Lemon Garlic Herb Rice
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When it comes to Valentine desserts, I’m usually looking for something that’s not just heart shaped or colored pink.  I tend to want to make something extra…special.  Not something extra hard, or extra complicated, but something that we don’t make very often that feels kind of fancy and fun.  Enter, pavlova.   If you’ve never had…

Pavlova
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I remember when I was a kid and holidays were magical and I just kind of thought that awesome breakfasts like Christmas morning or Valentine’s Day or delivered to us in bed on our birthday just kind of happened. They don’t. Apparently someone has to make those things happen and, at least at my house,…

8 Easy Valentine's Day Breakfasts
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Of all the cookie recipes in the world, I tend to go back to the same kind over and over again (and I suspect you do, too!)  The classic chocolate chip.  A good chocolate chip cookie recipe is in my mind the best “base cookie” recipe to start with when you want to try a fun new…

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies
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So right before Christmas, I ran into Ulta to get my eyebrows waxed and left with dry shampoo, face oil, moisturizer, lip balm, a lip crayon, and about 42 samples, none of which were things I needed or actually went in for. Yes, I do realize that makes me sound like a privileged first-world brat….

Moisturizing Lip Scrub
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I’ve been working on re-organizing our recipe index lately (after 9 years of blogging we have a LOT of recipes and some sections are kind of a mess!)  and through the process I’ve been unearthing so many oldie-but-goodies.  I texted Kate yesterday saying you know a recipe needs refreshing when it has our old “signatures”…

Flashback Friday: Mediterranean Feta Egg Wraps
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So many of you know that I’ve lived in Louisiana for 9 years, but I’m not from here. I’m a Utah girl, who ate cream of wheat and oatmeal for breakfast and while I had heard of grits (kind of like cream of wheat, made with corn instead of wheat), I kind of thought they didn’t…

Creamy Loaded Cheese Grits
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I belong to a doughnut family.  A family that will choose doughnuts over all other sweet confections.  They routinely ask for doughnuts in place of a birthday cake (#momwin), as rewards, and in place of any general meal.   And while we love a real, good doughnut, I’ve also found they get just as excited…

Best Baked Doughnut Recipe
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I am a hummus fangirl. I love it in a borderline obsessive way. And we have a lot of recipes for various hummuses–we have a great basic recipe in our first cookbook, we have roasted red pepper hummus, we have black bean hummus, edamame hummus. If you can hummus it, chances are we’ve done it….

Basic Hummus
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What I really wanted to title this post is 2-ingredient-easiest-you’ll-ever-make-super-soft-and-fluffy-amazing-biscuits, but it seemed…wordy.   We love a good biscuit around here and we have some amazing recipes.  We’ve got these Classic Southern Buttermilk Biscuits, these giant, pillowy-soft Cathead Biscuits (weird name, great biscuit),  these easy Buttermilk Cheddar Biscuits, and these quick  Cheddar Cornmeal Biscuits.  I…

2-Ingredient Biscuits
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First of all, if you haven’t joined our DietBet and you’ve been thinking about it, it starts tomorrow!! We’d love to have you and our pot is well over $10,000–not too shabby! You can check it out here! We’ve shown you a few different methods for making brown rice. In the oven. Boiling in a lot…

How to Make Instant Pot Brown Rice
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