Classic Snickerdoodle Cookies recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com

The Best Classic Snickerdoodle Cookies*

I absolutely hate when I find inspiration to bake cookies and then I find out the recipe I was looking at is finicky. To me, finicky cookies = room temp eggs, sifting ingredients, or chilling the dough for long hours. I am way to impatient for all that mess....
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Vanilla Cinnamon Iced Coffee*

One of the hardest parts about being pregnant (well besides my cravings for beer) is the cutdown on caffeine. Notice I didn’t say cut out – I am not that strong. I bought decaf tea for my iced tea and I allow myself one mini soda (those adorable mini...
Buffalo Hasselback Potatoes via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Buffalo Hasselback Potatoes*

Tell me you are as into hasselback style potatoes as I am. ┬áIf you are one of the few who hasn’t had one yet — imagine a regular potato but 50 times better. They actually kind of remind me of an Outback potato if you have ever had one,...
Bacon Beer Bread recipe via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Bacon Beer Bread*

You guys. Look. Look at all that bacon-y goodness on top of that bread! Those dark flakes are from the bacon grease that you pour on top of this bread before baking. That’s right, I said you POUR warm bacon grease on top of your dough. Holy moly this...