Special Occasions & Holidays

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Festive Holiday Cookie Board

By Marla Meridith / December 24th

  We all  love charcuterie boards...now it's time for the sweet version! You can throw a Festive Holiday Cookie Board together in minutes if you use store bought goodies. Or you can go to town with baking! You can make a cookie boards for any holiday,  just go with seasonal flavors and color theme. What makes a great cookie board? ...Read More

Peppermint Snowball Cookies

By Marla Meridith / December 22nd

  The other night I had a High Alpine Cuisine book signing here in Telluride, CO and I brought these Peppermint Snowball Cookies to serve hungry guests. The overall response was that these holiday cookies are a 100% hit! I love regular snowball cookies, but add crushed peppermint candies and you have something even more special for holiday entertaining or cookie exchanges! ...Read More

Coffee Cake Banana Bread

By Marla Meridith / December 17th

  I have always loved coffee cake. What's better than a delicious, buttery, moist cake with a heaping amount of streusel topping?! I really can't think of much.  Combine that with another favorite, banana bread and you have the most blissful experience. If you are entertaining guests for the holidays, bake up a loaf or two of this Coffee Cake Banana ...Read More

Vegan Maple Cranberry Oatmeal

By Marla Meridith / December 14th

  Looking for a new way to serve up that healthy bowl of oatmeal? Here's a great new recipe to try, this Vegan Maple Cranberry Oatmeal is so delicious. If you love cranberries as much as I do, then you must try this asap. This is a totally comforting way to start the day on crisp winter mornings.    Click HERE ...Read More

Soba Noodles with Butternut Squash Curry

By Marla Meridith / December 10th

  With the busy holiday season in full swing, sometimes it's nice to take a break from heavier foods. I just can't get enough of this healthy, vegetarian Soba Noodles with Butternut Squash Curry recipe. It's a delicious weeknight meal that comes together relatively quickly. Fill a bowl with this warming, comfort food, perfect for the chilly nights we've been ...Read More

Donut Snowman Pops

By Marla Meridith / November 29th

  It's so fun during the the holidays to make whimsical treats. These Donut Snowman Pops require only a few ingredients and lots of giggles while you make them. I was talking to my snowmen friends as I assembled them. This is a great edible craft to make with your kids. Kiddos will have fun naming them, dressing them and ...Read More

Crunchy Ginger Snap Cookies

By Marla Meridith / November 27th

  Around here we love holiday baking. It's fun to share freshly baked treats with friends who happen to stop by on a moment's notice. If you are baking for a bake sale or cookie exchange this year, I recommend you bring these Crunchy Ginger Snap Cookies. These are a classic for the holiday season and my recipe here is pretty ...Read More

One-Skillet Green Bean Gratin

By Marla Meridith / November 22nd

  Today is the BIG day! I've been getting lots of texts and calls from my friends checking in with holiday cheer and looking for more delicious Thanksgiving recipes. Ones they can make in a pinch. I've been posting great ones all week...and I'm excited to share this awesome One-Skillet Green Bean Gratin with you today. With this recipe there is ...Read More

Creamed Kale

By Marla Meridith / November 21st

  It's less than 24 hours until Thanksgiving and everyone I know is still scrambling for the most mouthwatering recipes. I love this time of the year and all the excitement that surrounds it. Creamed spinach is a traditional side dish favored by so many...how about this year you mix things up with this Creamed Kale? It's so delicious and ...Read More