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Thanksgiving Dinner Roundup

Chef Alli’s Top Thanksgiving Recipes and Tips Roundup

The smell of roasting turkey is in the air and the sweet sounds of family are on the doorstep... It must be Thanksgiving! Or maybe your turkey is still frozen in the middle and...
It's not Fall until you've made this delicious Curried Butternut Squash Bisque FI

Curried Butternut Squash Bisque

It’s not Fall until you’ve made this creamy curried butternut squash bisque! Fresh cooked winter squash and savory aromatics make this cozy comfort food a must on any crisp, cold day! #wintersquashrecipe #howtocooksquash #butternutsquashsoup...

4 Tips for Sheet Pan Dinner Success

You may be looking to incorporate sheet pan dinners into your weekly menu. It seems simple enough: throw some food on a sheet pan and bake away! But there are actually a few time-saving...
11 Handy Uses for a Bench Scraper

11 Handy Ways to Use a Bench Scraper in the Kitchen

First off, that name (Bench Scraper) sounds rather weird for a kitchen utensil, don’t you think?  Reminds me of something I might find out in our garage, especially since I certainly don’t have a...
10 Ways to Use an Immersion Blender

10 Fabulous Ways to Use An Immersion Blender

If you’re thinking that an immersion blender is used primarily to puree soups, get ready to be amazed.  Not only is an immersion blender (also known as a stick blender or a hand blender)...

Speedy Cinnamon Rolls with Maple Frosting

I don’t know about you, but the cooling Fall weather and turning leaves brings on all kinds of cravings. For some it’s Pumpkin Spice and everything nice. For others it’s hot apple cider or...
10 Uses for Kitchen Shears

10 Clever Uses for Kitchen Shears 

Are you utilizing your kitchen shears? I love mine! They make small jobs quick and easy. Plus, they are also a great prep tool for kids and can be the first step towards working...
6 Reasons Why Your Electric Pressure Cooker Isn't Pressurizing!

The Top 6 Reasons Your Instant Pot Won’t Pressurize…..and What To Do About It 

Electric pressure cooking is all the rage. Everyone either has an Instant Pot or wants one, and for good reason. Not only does an Instant Pot maximize the time we spend in the kitchen...
Instant Pot Cherry Apple Butter

Electric Pressure Cooker Cherry Apple Butter

Here’s the recipe, including the steps, for how I utilized R2D2 (my pressure cooker) to make this an easy and speedy process. I will never do it any other way now! Please note: I...
Thanksgiving 3 Ds

Thanksgiving – Remember the 3 D’s of Dinner!

With Turkey Day fast approaching, I realize how much anxiety this can bring to Thanksgiving hosts. Here’s what I recommend as you approach this delicious (and FESTIVE) holiday: #ThanksgivingTips #Holidayideas #stressfreeholidays