Four Corner Fudge

This is the Christmas life-hack every baker needs. I’ve been doing this trick for ages but I’ve never blogged about it so I thought tonight was the night! Make my favorite 3-ingredient fudge (which literally takes five minutes to make!), then pick four different toppings (or leave one corner plain, which I prefer). Such a…

Chocolate Eggnog Martini

You forget how amazing an eggnog martini can be! This easy-to-make martini is festive without being too heavy. This creamy drink uses eggnog, Godiva Dark Chocolate Liqueur, Disaronno amaretto, and vanilla vodka. So easy and so delicious! Chocolate Eggnog Martini 2 oz eggnog 1 oz Godiva Dark Chocolate Liqueur 1 oz Disaronno amaretto 1/2 oz…

Eggnog Muffins

Have a holly, jolly Christmas with these fluffy eggnog muffins. With a bit of cinnamon and nutmeg, these  super soft muffins are perfectly spiced for the holidays. I baked these this morning and they’re absolutely delicious. I popped some in the freezer to pull out Christmas Eve for brunch on Christmas Day. These take no…

Chocolate Peppermint Pie

This is without a doubt one of the best desserts I’ve ever made and y’all know I would never kid about such a thing. I’m a total dessert snob too so when I say this is amazing, I mean it’s amazing. It’s so thick and luscious and creamy, with a cool peppermint flavor that doesn’t…

Tortilla Roll Up Christmas Tree

Something cute and easy for Christmas! This is a great recipe for beginner cooks. I used green spinach tortilla roll ups arranged in a Christmas tree shape for a cheerful holiday appetizer. The filling is delicious! How can you go wrong with bacon and cream cheese? I used fresh herbs from my garden, Kalamata olives,…

Candy Cane Caprese

This is my an adorable holiday version of my favorite caprese salad, which is one of the recipes featured in my The Rose Table cookbook. This would be perfect for Christmas dinner, a holiday party, or even just a festive lunch. You want to tomatoes that are roughly the same width as the mozzarella you…

Christmas Dinner Party

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Once upon a time I hosted an annual Christmas party, but I haven’t done so in several years. This year I decided to throw a Christmas dinner party for a few of my best girlfriends. Here’s some inspiration for your own holiday parties, plus some delicious recipes!…

Jingle Bell Punch

If you’re looking for a festive and EASY holiday punch, you’ve come to the right place. It’s no secret that I love a good craft cocktail but when I’m hosting a party, sometimes I just want to throw a few ingredients in a punch bowl and give it a stir. This recipe is that easy!…

Eggnog Milkshakes

Looking for some holiday cheer? You’ve come to the right place! This is the perfect milkshake to drink while curled up by the fire watching holiday movies. My eggnog milkshake is the perfect consistency (not too thick, not too thin) and tastes like Christmas in a glass. The brand of eggnog you use will change…