Your Ultimate Guide to Fast and Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

If there’s one staple that should always be in your freezer, it’s chicken. Delicious, healthy, affordable, and filling, it’s also easy to defrost and incredibly versatile. From tacos to pasta to salad, there isn’t much you can’t do with it. Don’t have a lot of time to spare for most meals? That’s OK: many recipes […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake — No Baking Required!

It’s a little tricky to not get burnt out on all the pumpkin spice lattes, pies, and cookies; thankfully we have an easy, no-bake dessert that is a totally different take on our favorite Fall flavor. Better yet, these are easy to prepare in advance, so it leaves more time to enjoy yourself at family […]

A Vegan Pumpkin Chili That’s NSFW

Have you heard of Thug Kitchen? This vegan food blog became viral for mixing salivating shots of hearty fare stamped with captions containing lots and lots of cuss words. The photo for a grapefruit hot toddy reads, “Tis the season motherf*cker.” Gingerbread bites beg you to “bake a batch of these sons of b*tches.” And […]

Recipe Flashback: Red Velvet Cake With Its Original Frosting

Many (including myself) have never known red velvet cake to go with anything other than cream cheese frosting – but discover this: ermine icing, aka “boiled frosting,” is in fact the original pairing for the crimson cake. Though neither name sounds all that appetizing, the frosting itself is all too finger-licking good. It’s a cross […]

Let These Harry Potter-Inspired Pumpkin Pasties Cast a Spell on Your Taste Buds

If you look up recipes for Harry Potter’s pumpkin pasties on Pinterest, you’ll find a slew of sweet, handheld pumpkin pies. BUT any true Harry Potter fan knows that pumpkin pasties, a Honeydukes Express snack sold on the Hogwarts Express, are supposed to be like a savory cornish pastie but filled with pumpkin instead of […]

Pecan Pie Cookies For When You Don’t Want to Bother With Crust

Pecan pie is one of my all-time favorite desserts, but that doesn’t mean I always have the patience (or time) for making pie crust from scratch, toasting nuts, and all of the other steps necessary for its assembly. That’s where these tender, nutty thumbprint cookies come into play. No, they’re not an exact analogue to […]

50 Cupcake Recipes, Because Sometimes More Is More

We’ll always have a soft spot for cupcakes; they’re cute, individually-portioned – because really, no one likes sharing – festive, and infinitely adaptable. Sure, you could hit up Sprinkles to get your fix, but why not bake your own? We’ve rounded up 50 stellar recipes ranging from the classics (Magnolia Bakery’s vanilla, red velvet, and […]

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You’ll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a must. Here’s the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn’t enough to push you toward the […]