Marinara Meatball Skillet | Buy This Cook That
Appetizers & Snacks/ Beef/ Italian

Marinara Meatball Skillet

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Carando®. All opinions, recipes, and ideas are entirely my own. Looking for a mouth-watering appetizer for the holidays? Knock their socks off this year with a melty recipe for meatballs, slow simmered in homemade marinara sauce. Made with tender Italian meatballs, smothered in tangy vegetable marinara sauce, and topped…

Christmas/ Desserts

Snowman Christmas Cookies

There are fun holiday recipes and there are also easy holiday recipes. This recipe for Snowman Christmas Cookies is BOTH. Cookies + holidays go hand in hand, and this is a delicious twist on a classic sugar cookie. So put on your happy faces and let’s build snowman cookies.p.s. This cookie isn’t just a pretty face. He’s got a surprise…

Sides/ Southern Recipes

Bacon Lovers Baked Bean Recipe

There’s baked beans, and then there’s this Bacon Lovers Baked Bean Recipe. We’ve loaded a delicious baked bean recipe with savory bits of crisp bacon and then topped the dish with more bacon. The beans in tangy-sweet sauce bubble up into the bacon. These are so good, and we can’t wait for you to try them. Plus, read about how…

Christmas Snickerdoodles
Christmas/ Desserts

Christmas Snickerdoodles

Raise your hand if you LOVE snickerdoodle cookies. This classic cookie recipe is always a hit any time of year, especially during the holiday season. Christmas Snickerdoodles will have Santa sliding down the chimney to get his fill. These cinnamon-sweet treats are perfectly soft and chewy. Rolled in a little extra sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg, these darling little cookies will…

Poblano Chorizo + Cheese Tamales Recipe (How to Make Tamales) | Buy This Cook That
Main Dishes/ Mexican/ Pork

Poblano Chorizo + Cheese Tamales

If you have never made these at home, then this is the tamales recipe for you to try. We are going to break down how to make tamales in your own kitchen. No special equipment required. All you need is a little time and delicious ingredients. Poblano Chorizo + Cheese Tamales are filled with earthy peppers, spicy pork sausage, and…

Homemade Cranberry Sauce | Buy This Cook That
Christmas/ Sides/ Thanksgiving

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry sauce is one of my favorite holiday treats of all time.  There is something about that sweet-tart pop of flavor that makes everything on my plate taste better. This easy recipe for Homemade Cranberry Sauce is bursting with fresh cranberry and zesty orange. The whole berries simmer in a lightly spiced sauce that is mind-blowingly good. If you haven’t…

Jingle Bell Christmas Garland | Buy This Cook That
Christmas/ DIY, Crafts + Home

Jingle Bell Christmas Garland

Christmas is my favorite. Every year I cannot wait until I convince my husband it is early enough to put up the tree. Yes, I’m one of those people who will not wait until “after Thanksgiving”. The earlier, the better. As a matter of fact, I’ve been prepping my holiday decorations and DIY’s since the day after Halloween. One of…

Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms
Appetizers & Snacks/ Holiday

Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

I'm having a moment. I can't decide what I love MOST about the holidays. Is it the twinkling lights and cheery decorations? Or the warm + fuzzy feeling I get from family and friends? it the glorious food and wine? The combination of all the things makes the winter holidays a truly special time. In this post, get a…

Mexican Chicken Spaghetti | Buy This Cook That
Casseroles/ Chicken/ Mexican/ Pasta

Mexican Chicken Spaghetti

Everyone will want a second helping of this casserole. This dinner recipe for Mexican Chicken Spaghetti is loaded with cheese sauce, tender chicken, hot pasta, diced tomatoes and simple smoky spices. You can take this recipe to parties, potlucks, or enjoy as a weeknight family dinner. We'll also show you how to make it mild or turn up the heat.…

Southern-Style Chicken and Dumplings | Buy This Cook That
Chicken/ Southern Recipes

Southern-Style Chicken and Dumplings

This chicken and dumplings recipe was originally published November 2016. It has been updated. When it starts to get cold, I always crave Southern-Style Chicken and Dumplings. Tender and moist chicken simmered in broth and then loaded with filling and savory dumplings … THIS is the ultimate comfort food. This recipe is actually easier than it looks. We use simple…