• Sam’s Dish 2018 Favorites

    There are some delicious things we have to talk about today! But first, did you notice anything new around here???? I have been working on the refresh for months and finally pulled the trigger after the holidays. One of my favorite parts is that you can now search on mobile devices! Leave me a comment with your favorite part of the new look! I shared some delicious things with you last year and I thought we should take a look at our favorite recipes. First up, your five favorite recipes in 2018!   Your top 5 favorite recipes from 2018!   #5 –Ground Turkey Greek Tacos   #4 – Perfect…

  • 15 Christmas Treats

    Just because my house is full of boxes and there are no new recipes here on the blog doesn’t mean that we can’t enjoy all of the recipes that I’ve already shared. It’s the 3rd year for Sam’s Christmas Treats and I have a roundup of 15 recipes to help you plan your holiday baking!     15 Christmas Treats   No-Chill Recipes: Easy Saltine Cracker Toffee Potato Chip Cookies Toffee Bars   Chocolate + Caramel: Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies Chocolate and Caramel Shortbread Thumbprints Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Turtle Chip Cookies   Drop Cookies: Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies Oatmeal Snickerdoodle Cookies Old Fashioned Iced Oatmeal…

  • Coffee & Dish #21

    Hi Friends! It’s been a while since I’ve shared one of these posts and today is your lucky day because I’m sharing fun things for fall! I picked up one of these cozy knit tops at Target. I love that it is thinner than a traditional sweater but still cozy AND it looks adorable with my olive pants. I picked up a new (to me) cookbook by Joy the Baker while I was on vacation this summer and there are so many things I want to bake including the breakfast nachos and the apple pie with CHEDDAR-BACON crust! drooling yet? Looking for new fall decorations? I love the neutral color of these pumpkins and I…

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    Coffee & Dish #20

    Hi Friends! I’m sure you noticed that there was no new recipe this week. That’s because I was on vacation with my sisters in Orlando!! We had a great time shopping, eating, and sitting by the pool! Today’s our last day before heading home and I’m trying to soak up every relaxing minute before heading back to Philly. Enough about my vacation, today I have 5 fun things to share with you that will help us get ready for summer!   1. I picked up another bottle of my favorite perfume! I got a sample a couple years ago and fell in love – it’s light and perfect for summer and…

  • Coffee & Dish #19

    Happy Friday! I’m so glad you stopped by today! I always wonder when I write non-recipe posts if you enjoy reading them as much as I enjoy putting them together. I’ve been working on a few projects for the blog and I’m excited to finally share one with you, it’s #1 on the list.   1. All of my recipes now have a print option – making it even easier for you to try them! 2. I tested a new taco recipe this week and I made these homemade tortillas to serve with them! I prepped the tortillas the night before and chilled them in the fridge overnight. Then when it was…

  • Coffee & Dish #18

    Image source   Happy Saturday! We spend a lot of time talking about food around here and I like that doing these posts lets me talk about other things too. I was in full on spring mode and then yesterday we got hit with a snowstorm…Brr! Hurry up spring!   1. This dry shampoo has been a game changer for my day two hair and I love that it is tinted for dark hair! 2. I picked up these flip flops at Target in pink and I can’t wait for warmer weather so I can wear them! I think they are going to be the perfect neutral for the summer! 3.…

  • Coffee & Dish #17

    January has been a long month and I’ve missed you! How was your January? I headed back to the gym and tried to go to bed early…a lot. Like really early. And I’m not going to apologize about starting off 2018 rested and refreshed.   {ONE} Let’s start by talking about the Instant Pot. Do you have one? I got one on Black Friday and honestly, I was not sure about it at the beginning. But now I’m a couple recipes in and I’m hooked! It’s definitely going to become a regularly used part of my kitchen. Stay tuned for some Instant Pot recipes!     {TWO} Speaking of the…

  • Sam’s Dish 2017 Favorites

    I’m taking the month of January off from blogging. But don’t worry, I have lots of recipes I want to work on. I’ll be back on February 1st with the first recipe of 2018! As we say goodbye to 2017 here’s a recap of mine and Mr. Sam’s favorite recipes from 2017! Pumpkin Spice Crumb Muffins   Honey Mustard and Rosemary Grilled Chicken   Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake   Cookies and Cream Cookies with White Chocolate Chips   Sour Cream Pancakes   Slow Cooker Crispy Lime Chicken Tacos   See you in 2018! Sam

  • Coffee & Dish #16 – Christmas Gift Guide

    The Christmas countdown is on and our tree is going up this weekend! Did anyone else score awesome Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals? I ordered an InstaPot and I have no idea where to start! I need you to send me your favorite recipes!   Today I’m sharing some gift ideas that that will help you with your Christmas shopping: The coffee lover: A milk frother is inexpensive but can totally transform your morning latte! I can’t find the one I bought online, but here is a similar one on Amazon. Grab a cute mug and a specialty coffee sample to go with your milk frother and you have…

  • Thanksgiving Favorites – 2017

    Happy Thanksgiving week! I hope your menu is finalized, but if not, I’m going to wish you good luck at the grocery store. Take coffee and maybe a snack – you might need it. For those of you that are still looking for recipes to add to your Thanksgiving Dinner here are eight recipes that should help you out!   Pumpkin Spice Crumb Muffins   Pumpkin Spice Pancakes   Corn Casserole   Roasted Broccoli with Garlic and Parmesan   Roasted Sweet Potatoes   Salt Crusted Baby Potatoes   Oatmeal Cake with Caramel Icing   Flat Apple Pie