Nourish and Fete
A cut open cross-section of red velvet layer cake.

One-Bowl Red Velvet Layer Cake

Making a delicious dessert from scratch is easy with this mix-by-hand, one-bowl red velvet layer cake. A moist crumb with the most gorgeous vibrant color, topped with a sweet cream cheese frosting – this...

A large piece of salmon baked and coated with a crunchy mustard-panko crust, sliced into 3 sections.

Mustard-Crusted Panko Salmon

There’s a lot to love about this fast and flavorful mustard-crusted panko salmon. It boasts a simple coating baked to crunchy perfection, and is ready to eat in less than 30 minutes – most...

A white tray filled with oven-baked chicken black bean taquitos.

Oven-Baked Chicken Black Bean Taquitos

An all-time family favorite – oven-baked chicken black bean taquitos, bursting with a creamy, flavorful filling and lightly crisped with a sprinkling of kosher salt. Easy to make ahead and freezer-friendly – perfect for...

A bright pink blood orange banana smoothie, served in a mason jar with two straws.

Blood Orange Banana Smoothie

Seize citrus season with this quick, easy, and delicious blood orange banana smoothie. Filling and naturally-sweetened with fruit and honey! Even in the depths of winter, I am not one to ever turn down...

Flat-lay photo of glazed grapefruit bundt cake.

Glazed Grapefruit Bundt Cake

Whip up this super moist glazed grapefruit bundt cake to make the most of citrus season. With a triple effect of the flavor – zest in the cake batter, a grapefruit-infused simple syrup, and...

A short champagne flute filled with a light pink orange pomegranate Prosecco cocktail, garnished with rosemary and an orange slice.

Orange Pomegranate Prosecco Cocktail

This show-stopping sparkling orange pomegranate Prosecco cocktail is equally suited to toasting at midnight, or brunch the next morning! Everyone benefits from having delicious, versatile cocktail recipes in their back pocket, right? All the...

Overhead picture of stacked bars of toffee chocolate chip shortbread.

Toffee Chocolate Chip Shortbread

Chocolate chip-studded shortbread layered with more chocolate and crunchy toffee bits. An easy and irresistible bar cookie, perfect for gifting! Post originally published December 1, 2016; updated December 21, 2017 to include new photos...

A mug full of classic hot cocoa topped with mini marshmallows.

Grandma’s Classic French Cocoa

Creamy classic French cocoa, handed down with piles of love straight from Grandma! Make a big batch and store in the fridge, and the most delicious homemade hot cocoa becomes so easy to make...

A close-up image of dark chocolate coconut truffles.

Dark Chocolate Coconut Truffles

Raise your hands, fellow coconut lovers! Dark chocolate coconut truffles are easy to make with just 3 ingredients – and highly addictive! Living in Belgium, one thing we do not want for is chocolate!...

A stream of homemade Greek salad dressing being poured onto a Greek salad.

Simple Greek Salad and Dressing

A simple Greek salad is so healthy and fast to throw together, and divine when tossed with this easy and light homemade dressing! This simple Greek salad is not new to the blog, nor...

A large wheel of brie baked in a cast-iron skillet, topped with cranberry pomegranate sauce, pecans, and fresh rosemary.

Cranberry Pomegranate Baked Brie

Cranberry pomegranate baked brie with lightly toasted pecans and fresh rosemary – the ultimate festive, delicious, and easy holiday appetizer! I honestly don’t think there’s a lot I can add beyond the basic description...