Pumpkin Pie Spice Cornbread Muffins

These Pumpkin Pie Spice Cornbread Muffins feature a dash of cinnamon and sugar on top.  They’re easy, tasty and loaded with your favorite Fall flavors!

These Pumpkin Pie Spice Cornbread Muffins feature a dash of cinnamon and sugar on top. They're easy, tasty and loaded with your favorite Fall flavors! #IDelightSo the other night my wife said she had a serious craving for cornbread with dinner.  We had some maple butter hanging out in the fridge from our visit to a maple tree farm a few months back.  And if there’s one thing that pairs well with maple butter…it’s cornbread!  Maple butter is a creamy spread–think peanut butter but made entirely out of maple syrup.Continue Reading »

Captain America M&M Sugar Cookies

I’ve partnered with M&Ms® and Collective Bias to create these Captain America M&M Sugar Cookies.  Grab a DVD copy of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and make it a movie night…just don’t forget to bring the cookies!
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Inspired by Captain America's shield, these classic sugar cookies are decorated with M&Ms to create a tasty treat! #HeroesEatMMs #shopI’ve always been a collector.  It drives my wife nuts, but I just love collecting things.  Retro college sports memorabilia.  Pint glasses.  John Grisham books.  My penchant for collecting all sorts of awesome things began when I was a kid.  Back then, it was baseball cards.  I’d save the money from my lemonade stand and ride my bike up to the old city Market in Charleston, SC to shop for baseball cards.  I was proud of that collection!  My mom recently moved to Nashville, TN, and she found all of my old cards in the move.  Talk about a trip down memory lane!Continue Reading »

Caramel Apple Cheesecake

This Caramel Apple Cheesecake is loaded with apple flavor, and it’s baked in a gingersnap crust.  It’s everything you love about the Fall…just in cheesecake form!

This Caramel Apple Cheesecake is loaded with apple flavor, and it's baked in a gingersnap crust.  It's everything you love about the Fall...just in cheesecake form!Every area of the country has it’s own specialty when it comes to local fruit and veggies.  California has avocados and limes.  Florida has oranges.  Louisiana has some of the best strawberries I’ve ever tasted, and my love for South Carolina peaches is not very secret.  I’m pretty sure I could build a treehouse in a peach tree in South Carolina and live in it.  So what does upstate New York have?  Apples!  Tons and tons of delicious apples. I know it’s a bit New England cliche, but we go apple picking every Fall.  In fact, we go several times and then eat apples for months.Continue Reading »

Apple Pie Bread

This Apple Pie Bread is complete with a cinnamon apple filling.  Toast up a slice of this bread for a tasty treat on a cool Fall morning!

This Apple Pie Bread is complete with a cinnamon apple filling.  Toast up a slice of this bread for a tasty treat on a cool Fall morning!I’ve been bitten by the Fall baking bug.  I think the arrival of apple season makes me crave delicious baked goods!  Truthfully, I love crunching on a big, juicy apple every day for lunch (especially Honeycrisp apples!).  But I also can’t resist the urge to turn those apples into tarts, piescheesecakes, breads and the list goes on!Continue Reading »