Homemade Yeast Doughnuts - How to make the most perfect homemade yeast doughnuts!

Homemade Yeast Doughnuts

While the rest of the blog world is busy sharing healthy and light, my brain is like, “Seems like a good day to make some doughnuts!” What’s wrong with me? Please don’t tell me. Because if these doughnuts are wrong, I don’t wanna be right. Complete doughnut heaven. I’m going to blame the husband. He… 

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One Skillet Chicken Tortellini - pesto, sun-dried tomatoes, toasted pine nuts, and spinach. It's VERY easy to put together, and has SO much flavor!

One Skillet Chicken Tortellini

Lately, I’ve been really embracing the idea of only getting one pan dirty when I’m making dinner. My husband and I have a little unspoken understanding that he does all the dishes after dinner that can be loaded into the dishwasher, and I do the hand washing. Maybe this is why I’m leaning toward the… 

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Game Day Chicken Almond Poppers

So I’ve heard there is a big game coming up pretty soon? I’m not going to act like a big poser here and pretend that I’m all about football. I really wish I was one of those girls who really gets the game, but there’s too many guys with too much hair on one field… 

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Pomegranate Citrus Smoothie - Creamy, tangy and sweet and packed with Vitamin C and antioxidants!

Pomegranate Citrus Smoothie

Do you smoothie all winter long? We sure do! I’m not sure we would if we lived somewhere that looked like a winter wonderland, but since the high today is in the 70′s, it really doesn’t seem to unreasonable. Sorry to those of you who are in the negatives right now… I have no comprehension,… 

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Healthy Chewy Apple Cinnamon Granola Bars - same texture as store-bought bars, but without any weird ingredients or preservatives. Perfect on-the-go snack!

Healthy Chewy Apple Cinnamon Granola Bars

I’m excited to share this recipe for Healthy Chewy Apple Cinnamon Granola Bars with you all today! I know a lot of you might be using the New Year as a restart when it comes to resolving to eat healthier, and I’m sorry if I tend to lead you astray from time to time. Just… 

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Raspberry Lemon Bars - fresh raspberries whisked into a sweet and tart lemon filling - all on top of a thick, buttery shortbread crust!

Raspberry Lemon Bars

Hello friends! Happy New Year to you. Hope that you are feeling ready to face a new day in a new week in a new year! 2015 is a blank slate, and I’m excited to see what it brings. On the other hand, I know that this year is going to hold a few goodbyes… 

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Lovely Little Bits & Pieces

It’s time once again for my monthly Bits and Pieces, where I share with you a bunch of random things I think you’d want to know about, and probably a few you really don’t. I hope you all had a lovely Christmas. As I’m looking back over the last couple of weeks, my heart is pretty… 

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Not-So-Great Recipes of 2014

So here are a few recipes that didn’t quite make it on LLK this year. I feel like I’m letting you look in my junk drawer a little bit here. I’m not exactly putting my best foot forward in this post, but I guess I’m secure enough in our friendship and trust you won’t judge me… 

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Most Popular Recipes of 2014

Most Popular Recipes of 2014

Well here we are. The end of 2014! Can’t believe how many recipes we’ve shared together this year. Thanks for letting me barge into your kitchen and cook with you. It’s been a real pleasure! So these are the 10 Most Popular Recipes from this year based on how many times they have been viewed…. 

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Christmas Oatmeal Cookies - Easy to make with only five ingredients.

Christmas Oatmeal Cookies

If I had to pick one Christmas cookie from the list of those we make each year, these would be my very favorite. I hope I haven’t already said that about a cookie because this time I really mean it. The beautiful thing is they are so very SIMPLE. No frosting, no sprinkles, no cookie… 

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