Spice Roasted Cornish Hens and Sweet Potatoes | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Spice Roasted Cornish Hens with Sweet Potatoes

My head drooped as I carried a platter to the table, my feet shuffling in shame. I was presenting my family with one of my experiments, a failed, most unattractive mushy mess, the one called “tonight’s dinner.”...

Sweet Potato, Turnip and Parsnip Latkes | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Simple Sundays | Sweet Potato, Turnip and Parsnip Latkes

“Mom, why didn’t the turkey come to Thanksgiving?” my daughter asked. “Why?” “Because he was already stuffed!” I admit it, I laughed pretty hard at that one. It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just around the...

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Five Little Things

Five little things I loved this week: Nutella I shoved the Nutella bottle to the back of the shelf several months ago, and for good reason. I hoped that out of sight out of mind would help...

Cranberry Nut Butterhorns (Rugelach) | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Cranberry Nut Butterhorns (Rugelach)

I was the one who left, who moved from New York to make my way West. I was in search of a graduate degree, mapping out a future quite different from the one I had started. I...

Mango Spinach Green Smoothie | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Simple Sundays | Mango Spinach Green Smoothie

The candy bowl must go. It’s been two days since Halloween night, and the house is overflowing with sweets. My plan to buy candy last minute backfired – I ended up going to the store and overstocking...

Buttermilk Pumpkin Bread | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Buttermilk Pumpkin Bread

I still don’t have any candy in the house. In just a few hours, the homes in my neighborhood will be filled with eager trick or treaters, the energy bursting at the seams, counting down the minutes...

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5 Halloween Must-Have Treats

Disclosure: This was a sponsored post from Target, in partnership with my affiliation with Glam Media, Inc. Sponsored posts such as these help support the work behind the scenes on Kitchen Confidante. Thank you so much for...