Creamy Green Bean Casserole from Scratch.

Creamy, comforting green bean casserole made completely from scratch. This undeniably rich side dish will put that thanksgiving turkey to shame!

Creamy, comforting green bean casserole made completely from scratch. Get the recipe on

A few of Kevin’s favorite things:

  • Jude
  • Coors Light
  • Reese’s peanut butter cups (uh, he’s the brains behind this operation)
  • Building stuff
  • Fixing stuff
  • The Raven’s
  • Snow
  • Green bean casserole

When I told Kevin I was making green bean casserole to post on my blog, the look on his face was priceless. It was as if he’d won the lottery. A lottery of peanut butter cups and coors light. On a snowy day. After a Raven’s win.

Green Bean Casserole from Scratch

What made this great news even better news was that I had to make this green bean casserole twice last week to test and tweak the recipe based on what we liked/didn’t like. Best week ever.

White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Cookies.

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These incredibly soft and buttery, salty and sweet white chocolate cranberry pistachio cookies will be your new favorite. There is so much texture in every bite of these holiday cookies! These cookies are a texture lover’s paradise. Between the soft dough, crunchy pistachios, and chewy...

Salted Dark Chocolate Almond Toffee.

Dark Chocolate Salted Almond Toffee

This homemade salted dark chocolate almond toffee is completely over the top in the best way possible. Covered in rich salted dark chocolate, each sweet buttery bite is filled with crunchy toasted almonds.  Toffee. I’m all about it right now. I went on a...

Saturday Seven, 9.

Sally's Baking Addiction 7 Recipes to Try including Pumpkin Coffee Cake, Monkey Bread, Snickers Caramel Bars, and Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Mornin’! Welcome back to my Saturday Seven series. It’s been awhile since I did one of these. I’ve been traveling the past few Saturdays– last week at a book signing in Maryland and the week before at the lake. Picture perfection. I spent last weekend...

Gluten Free Apple Crisp.

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Here’s a recipe for warm, gooey, brown sugar oat topped flourless apple crisp. This gluten free dessert exceeded my expectations; it’s AMAZING. And simple. Philadelphia readers: I will be signing cookbooks at Fante’s Kitchen Shop tomorrow, Saturday November 15th 11am-1pm. I would love to meet you! Bring your...

Double Crust Chicken Pot Pie.

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

This double crust chicken pot pie is perfect when you’re looking for comfort food and don’t have all the time and energy in the world to whip it up!  Being my own boss is both a blessing and a curse. I don’t have a...

Triple Chocolate Scones Supreme.

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These crumbly, yet moist triple chocolate scones taste like warm brownies from the oven. I call them Triple Chocolate Scones Supreme because there is nothing NOT supreme about them. I’m currently wiping chocolate crumbs off my keyboard a… oh. And apparently my face. Kevin...

Step-by-Step Guide to Making Cinnamon Almond Toffee.

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Make toffee from scratch! Candy making, the old fashioned way, is simple as long as you have the right instructions, patience, tools, and ingredients.  I hope you brought your sweet tooth with you today. I’ve been waist deep in toffee all week and I’m thrilled...