Setting Up An Easy Hot Cocoa Bar

Hot Cocoa Bar Ideas

I was looking for something fun to add to our Thanksgiving night dinner, a new dessert or just a little something special to finish off the evening.  Some time spent on Pinterest and I completely fell in love with the idea of a hot cocoa bar or hot chocolate bar.  Totally LOVE this idea!   And click to read more

Vanilla Pecan Pie Recipe

Recipes for pecan pie

I’ve got one more great pie recipe for your Thanksgiving table. Vanilla Pecan Pie! This delicious recipe from McCormick blends the flavors of both pecan pie and cheesecake.  Sounds good right?  It is! This pie is pretty simple to make. You start with your pie shell, and fill it with a simple cheesecake layer. After click to read more

Butterscotch Pumpkin Pie

Butterscotch Pumpkin PIe

Next to turkey, the biggest constant I can think of when it comes to Thanksgiving is pumpkin pie.  I can’t imagine a Thanksgiving without it.    I don’t tend to get too creative when it comes to pumpkin pie, as the simple gold standard plain pumpkin pie recipe is pretty good stuff.   But sometimes you have click to read more

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes With Gingersnap Crust

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes With Gingersnap Crust

I can’t believe that Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away.  Where did the year go?   It’s time to start figuring out the Thanksgiving menu.   In our family, the Thanksgiving dinner menu pretty much stays the same from year to year, but I like to try and work some new recipes into dessert.  These click to read more

Lightned Up Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Healthy Pumpkin Cookies

I am always looking for ways to combine healthy ingredients into something that my kids will see as nothing more than really yummy snacks.  We are on the run to and from activities so often, that grab and go things are so helpful to have on hand.  “Healthy” cookies really fit the bill. These Lowfat click to read more

Roasted Sweet Potatoes With Cinnamon Pecan Crunch

Roasted Sweet Potatoes With Cinnamon Pecan Crunch at Love From The Oven

Can I tell you a secret.  Before this weekend I had never, ever, made sweet potatoes from anything other than a can.   Hanging head in shame.  I grew up on the canned variety, so I just stuck with those.    Little did I know how much I was missing out!    As part of McCormick’s Seasonal Seven click to read more

Oreo Play Up Dessert – Fall Recipe Challenge

Oreo Play Up Dessert Fall Recipe Challenge at Love From The Oven

I am super excited to share the second Oreo Play Up Dessert Recipe Challenge with you today.   Truth be told, I get quite a few packages delivered to my door, but Oreo manages to always wow me with what they put together.   Check out this awesome fall baking kit from Oreo that five lucky Love click to read more

Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls

Gingerbread Cinnamon Roll Recipe by Love From The Oven

Can I interest you in a cinnamon roll?  How about a gingerbread cinnamon roll? This recipe is amusing to me because my husband actually had quite an opinion about it.   In his mind gingerbread and cinnamon were not friends.  Then we both started proving each other wrong by finding recipes and products that did or click to read more

Fun Food Finds – Trader Joe’s – November 13th

Trader Joe's Candy Cane Tea and Winter Coffee

Stopped in to Trader Joe’s for a few things yesterday morning and spotted some new items and a few favorites. Here’s what was in my store, which is ready for all of the Thanksgiving Shoppers… Peppermint is in store, but no Peppermint Joe Joe’s to be found just yet.  These Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes look like click to read more

Fun Food Finds – Trader Joe’s – November 6th

Fun Food Finds at Trader Joes

I hit Trader Joe’s this morning and have to say I was a bit surprised that it wasn’t packed full of Christmas goodies.  Trader Joe’s is however ready to celebrate Thanksgiving and I have to say it was a bit refreshing to not have Thanksgiving skipped over.  Though I really would have liked some Peppermint click to read more