Author Archives: Ellen Garrett

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Vanilla Cherry Valentine Bark

Vanilla cherry Valentine bark with cherries, red white & pink M&Ms, stirred into melted vanilla milk chips for a pretty creamy Valentine treat to share!   I love cherries. I love M&M chocolates. And I love vanilla milk chips.  Put them all together and you have a pretty delicious Valentine bark.  Vanilla Cherry Valentine Bark, that […]

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Cheesy Garlic Pull Apart Bread

This cheesy garlic pull apart bread has melted mozzarella and garlic butter stuffed into the cracks of the bread, so every bite, is garlicky, cheesy goodness! This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EatLightEatRight #CollectiveBias #ad Comfort food, family time, heartwarming, healthy, well balanced meal, […]

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Mexican Hot Chocolate Snickerdoodles

These mexican hot chocolate cookies have a tasty zing, with a burst of flavor from cayenne pepper, cinnamon and chocolate! A great way to warm up when it is cold. Brrrr….. baby it’s cold outside.  I am ready to snuggle up with a good book and blanket, some hot chocolate and these Mexican Hot Chocolate Snickerdoodles.  […]

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Lemon Sweet Rolls

These lemon sweet rolls are delicious as parkerhouse rolls, crescent rolls, or as cinnamon rolls topped with a delicious sweet lemon glaze! My wooden rolling pin is almost 35 years old.  I received it as a wedding gift 34 1/2 years ago. I love that.  I love that one of my favorite kitchen tools has been […]

A savory roasted sweet potato flavored with fresh herbs of chives, rosemary, and thyme served with a rosemary garlic aioli sauce

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Rosemary Garlic Aioli

These savory roasted sweet potatoes are seasoned with fresh herbs and served with a creamy rosemary garlic aioli! How do you like your sweet potatoes?  Do you like them sweet or do you like them savory?  I personally like them savory, unless they are in a sweet bread.  When I discovered that you can serve […]

Butternut Sauce Ricotta Spinach Stuffed Shells has the goodness of roasted butternut squash sauce poured over cheesy spinach stuffed shells baked together for a delicious pasta dish

Butternut Sauce Spinach Ricotta Stuffed Shells

These delicious stuffed shells are full of a ricotta and spinach filling all covered in a creamy butternut squash sauce! Butternut Sauce Spinach Ricotta Stuffed Shells combines two of my favorite recipes; stuffed shells and butternut squash sauce.  These were so yummy, I was really glad I made enough for leftovers.  I mean leftovers are […]

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Peppermint Oreo Parfaits

These peppermint oreo parfaits have layers of oreos, chocolate pudding, crushed peppermints, and vanilla pudding all topped with whipped cream for a delicious and festive dessert!  Do you love the combination of Oreos and peppermint?  I do! Do you love pudding? I do! Now with peppermint Oreo parfaits you can make just about the easiest […]

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Orange Molasses Cookies

These orange molasses cookies are a delicious combination of molasses, ginger, cinnamon and orange zest sugar in a great cookie! I love to bake cookies and I love to eat the cookies I bake. But I even love more, baking cookies and sharing them. Whether it is sharing with neighbors, friends, my Sunday School class, […]

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Antipasti Salad

This delicious antipasti salad is an assortment of olives, salami, pepperoni, cheese, peppers, artichokes, tomatoes, and lettuce all dressed with a homemade Italian vinaigrette. Its great for a side dish or appetizer before an easy dinner of pizza! This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. […]

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Three Cheese Panini with Apples and Fig Jam

This three cheese panini with apples and fig jam is a delicious twist on the traditional grilled cheese sandwich. With harvati, brie and parmesan cheese, fig jam and green apple slices. Craig and I were wood floor shopping on Saturday.  We have decided to take the plunge and upgrade our 13+ year old carpet and […]