Thanksgiving Prep Checklist {Free Download}

I made you a free printable PDF checklist to help you organize your Thanksgiving celebration! Just click here to download it!

A Simple Porchetta Recipe

  My friend Taylor who blogs at English 101 gave me this porchetta recipe. It pretty much blew my mind so I asked her if I could put it on my blog because I wanted the world to have it. She originally suggested using a whole ham (referring to the cut of meat, not a cured ham), but […]

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Round Up

Thanksgiving can be a stressful time whether you’re hosting or visiting. People may be following special diets, have to many places to be and not enough time, have to travel and maybe even be short on funds. Here is a huge, curated resource to help solve some of these potential problems so you can sit back, […]

Mason Jar Sangria

Is there any better party drink than sangria? I don’t think so. It’s beautiful, you can use cheap wine and no one minds, and it’s easy to switch it up with the seasons. This recipe has apples and winter spices, but you could easily change the fruits with the season. A lot of sangria recipes […]

Curried Apple-Butternut Squash Soup

Last weekend we took a trip to the Santa Barbara Mountains. We go in October almost every year. We stay in a cabin, and visit Snow Line Orchard, and carve pumpkins and just generally unplug and enjoy Fall in the mountains. It was Darling Baby’s first year. (We may not look like it here, but I […]

All Butter Pie Crust

Here is basically my favorite pie crust recipe of all time. A lot of pie crust recipes call for shortening, and The Darling Bakers NEVER use shortening. I have never made a bad crust using this recipe and it’s so easy. Just throw all the ingredients in a food processor (I use this one) and turn it […]

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