Greek-Style Sausage and Peppers | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Spetzofai is a simple dish of Greek sausage and peppers, simmered in a zesty tomato-based sauce. Your family will love it!

Greek-Style Sausage and Peppers

Greek-Style Sausage and Peppers, or Spetzofai, is a simple dish of sausage and peppers, simmered in a zesty tomato-based sauce. Your family will love it! I was walking down my little town’s main street yesterday afternoon with...

Pumpkin Cornmeal Scones | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Autumn in a scone!

Pumpkin Cornmeal Scones

Autumn-spiced Pumpkin Cornmeal Scones are studded with pecans and chocolate chips, and drizzled with a dark chocolate glaze. All you need is a cup of tea. In order to get away these days, a lot of orchestrating...

Garlic Parmesan Bagel Chips | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Transform bagels into your favorite crunchy snack!

Garlic Parmesan Bagel Chips

Extra bagels? Maybe a little stale? Don’t let them go to waste! These homemade Garlic Parmesan Bagel Chips are easy to make and perfect for snacks! I did the math the other day. I realized that it’s...

Buttered Rum and Candied Sweet Potato Crumb Cake | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Pour yourself a cup of tea and dig into a slice of the ultimate crumb cake from the Grandbaby Cakes cookbook!

Buttered Rum and Candied Sweet Potato Crumb Cake

I have a special place in my heart for sheet cakes. So when the adorable Jocelyn Delk Adams of GrandbabyCakes.com asked me to join fellow friends in a Cake Walk Blogger Tour to celebrate the release of...

Mechado - Filipino Beef Stew | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Comfort food at its best. Tender beef, hearty potatoes and vegetables in a tomato based stew.

Simple Sundays | Mechado Filipino Beef Stew

Comfort in the form of a hearty stew can be found in nearly every country’s cuisine, and the Philippines is no different. Mechado, Filipino beef stew, is the Philippine’s version of the ubiquitous comfort food with a...

Coconut Raspberry Scones | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Did you know you can use coconut cream in baking? Try them in these light and tangy scones, perfect for brunch!

Coconut Raspberry Scones

Some things are better enjoyed together, and this post, brought to you by  noosa® yoghurt and SocialMoms, is all about pairings unlike any other. These Coconut Raspberry Scones were made to be savored with noosa® for the ultimate tea...

Baked Egg Taco Boats with Pulled Pork, Potatoes and Kale | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Taco Tuesday just got more fun! These taco boats are perfect for busy weeknights.

Baked Egg Taco Boats with Pulled Pork, Potatoes and Kale

These Baked Egg Taco Boats with Pulled Pork, Potatoes and Kale are a wholesome meal in a tortilla shell – and the boats make it fun AND easy to eat. Make any busy weeknight taco night! This...

Shaking Beef | www.kitchenconfidante.com | This tasty Vietnamese style stir-fry is simple and perfect for busy weeknight meals.

Simple Sundays | Shaking Beef Vietnamese Stir Fry

Tender strips of sirloin with caramelized red onion are served over greens in this delicious Shaking Beef Vietnamese Stir Fry – it’s a simple dish that will wow your family. Have you noticed the days are getting...

Zucchini Banana Brownies | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Zucchini, banana and quinoa make these brownies better for you!

Zucchini Banana Brownies

Can you guess what makes these better-for-you brownies? Zucchini, banana, and yes, leftover quinoa, make deep dark chocolate fudgy brownies that will entice even the pickiest eaters. It took us three (3!) hours to drive to Sonoma....

Sweet Potato Challah | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Bring the aroma of autumn indoors when you bake tender loaves of challah.

Sweet Potato Challah

Bring the aroma of autumn indoors when you bake tender loaves of Sweet Potato Challah. There are a thousand puzzle pieces scattered all over our dining room table. The colors all seem to bleed into one another,...

Green Apple Chicken Salad (Mayo Free)| www.kitchenconfidante.com | Lunch time is sweeter with this better for you chicken salad - it's crunchy and sweet!

Green Apple Chicken Salad – Mayo Free

This Green Apple Chicken Salad is not only Mayo Free and healthier than the chicken salad you grew up on, it’s also so easy to make, the kids can do it! If you’ve got little ones in...

Faux Pho | www.kitchenconfidante.com | Don't have hours to simmer broth? Now you can have pho in half an hour!

Simple Sundays | Faux Pho

Don’t have hours to simmer broth? Now you can have Faux Pho in half an hour! I’m sitting in a quiet spot in the house, the whirring of the ceiling fan my only company, except for Zoe,...

Churro Doughnut Holes with Ice Cream and Cherry Chipotle Sauce | www.kitchenconfidante.com | I think you need a big bowl of ice cream with warm, sugary churro doughnut holes, all drizzled with a sweet and spicy cherry chipotle sauce.

Churro Doughnut Holes with Ice Cream and Cherry Chipotle Sauce

I think you need a big bowl of Churro Doughnut Holes with Ice Cream and Cherry Chipotle Sauce. It’s the ultimate in sugar and spice and all things nice. I think I can say, perhaps for the...

Baked Buttermilk French Toast with Oat Streusel | www.kitchenconfidante.com | When you need to feed a crowd, Baked Buttermilk French Toast with Oat Streusel is a sweet (and simple!) start to the day.

Simple Sundays | Baked Buttermilk French Toast with Oat Streusel

When you need to feed a crowd, Baked Buttermilk French Toast with Oat Streusel is a sweet (and simple!) start to the day. When you have a gaggle of your children’s friends sleeping over, are pet sitting...

Grilled Eggplant with Corn Chimichurri | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Grilled Eggplant with Corn Chimichurri

Fire up the grill for this flavorful veggie dish. Grilled Eggplant with Corn Chimichurri is a delicious way to enjoy the purple beauties. There was a time when I would devour the news. I loved the feel...