Special Occasions & Holidays

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Cheddar Cheese Dinner Rolls

By Marla Meridith / November 6th

  Dinner rolls. Two words that are unavoidably, completely mouthwatering! Adding cheddar cheese to these rolls makes these even more irresistible. This recipe for Cheddar Cheese Dinner Rolls has no seasonality, they are always best served up warm...with plenty of softened butter alongside them. Include this recipe to your holiday table and of course, they are perfect for family meals as ...Read More

Apple Pear Betty

By Marla Meridith / November 2nd

  It's so fun to gather around the table this time of year for a big belly-filling meal. Top it all off with a delicious dessert and it's total nirvana. I love desserts that make the most of seasonal harvests. This Apple Pear Betty recipe does just that. Bursting with ripe apples, juicy pears, brown  sugar and cinnamon spice, this ...Read More

Sweet Potato Scones

By Marla Meridith / October 30th

  Here at my house we love scones. They are really easy to prepare and freshly home baked scones taste so much better than the ones you get in your local bakery or cafe. This time of year I always have sweet potatoes at the ready...they are so great to use in all kinds of recipes. These Sweet Potato Scones are ...Read More

Appletini Cocktail

By Marla Meridith / October 28th

  With the crispness in the air that means there are apples aplenty! Have you gone apple picking yet this year? It's one of our favorite things to do here in Colorado. We love Big B's Orchards in Hotchkiss, CO. It's a wonderful place for apple picking, there's a great market and the biggest treat of all is the hard ...Read More

Chocolate Peanut Butter Halloween Cookies

By Marla Meridith / October 10th

  How fun is this time of the year?! With the leaves changing, fires burning in the fireplace...there is actually where I live SNOW in Telluride. Halloween is getting closer by the day. I absolutely love everything about this holiday. The fun-sized treats, spooky cocktails, pumpkins everywhere and of course, costumes. I love to fire up my oven as the ...Read More

Maple Cinnamon Skillet Roasted Sweet Potatoes

By Marla Meridith / October 9th

  My love affair with sweet potatoes started a few years ago when I started roasting them. It really brings out their flavor. You can season them in so many ways but I love these Maple Cinnamon Skillet Roasted Sweet Potatoes for the cooler seasons and the holidays. Serve as a side with your turkey, these are great on salads and ...Read More

Chicken & Dumpling Soup

By Marla Meridith / September 26th

  As the temps dip here in the mountains it's time to cook up all kinds of warming, comfort foods. This Chicken & Dumpling Soup will be a staple for my family the next 6 months and I hope it is for yours too! This soup is belly filling, healthy, protein packed and super delicious. I can't wait to hear what ...Read More

Blueberry Cosmopolitan Cocktail

By Marla Meridith / August 24th

  Calling all blueberry lovers everywhere...If you are anything like me then this tiny blue fruit is among your favorites. Personally, I cannot get enough blueberries in my world. They are great by the handful, in ice cream, cheesecake, muffins, scones, quick breads and puddings. They are also delish in cocktails, especially this beautiful Blueberry Cosmopolitan Cocktail. This is a simply delicious ...Read More

Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Pancakes

By Marla Meridith / August 20th

  Calling all breakfast, pancake and chocolate lovers...you will absolutely FLIP for these Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Pancakes. I've been on the quest for the best pancake recipe (I test them all the time) and with this one I've totally nailed it...just ask my kids. They are the ultimate recipe testers! Pancakes are always the hero at any breakfast or brunch table. ...Read More