25 Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes | Joyful Healthy Eats

Amanda M. Rye

Have your fill of these 25 Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes that are just as good for you as they are delicious! You’ll love these easy meal ideas, from the Thanksgiving turkey itself to tasty holiday side dishes, appetizers, and desserts made healthier with wholesome ingredients. Easy and Good-For-You Thanksgiving Recipes Thanksgiving […]

Parmesan Herb Roasted Acorn Squash

Amanda M. Rye

A platter of this parmesan herb roasted acorn squash is simple, impressive, and oh-so-delicious. The squash slices are perfectly tender, coated with a golden cheesy seasoning, and layered beautifully for the best side dish ever. Photo: Gayle McLeod Before making this recipe, I realized it had been way too long […]

Creative Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches

Amanda M. Rye

It’s back to school time, and at our house that means lots of peanut butter sandwiches!  Did you know PB&J sandwiches freeze really well?  I’ll often make a whole week’s worth and pop them in the freezer.  They can go right into lunch boxes still frozen and they’ll be perfect […]

Peppermint Brownies – Spicy Southern Kitchen

Amanda M. Rye

York Peppermint Patties give these Peppermint Brownies a burst of peppermint flavor. A great way to give brownies a little Christmas flavor! I love the cool, refreshing taste of peppermint patties. The peppermint flavor is such a wonderful complement to the flavor of chocolate. The simple addition of peppermint patties […]

Porchetta Recipe · i am a food blog

Amanda M. Rye

If you’re looking for an easy, impressive roast, porchetta is just what you need. Golden brown crackling, juicy meat, and fresh herbs are all tied up into a neat roll. Savory, delicious, and a mix of crunchy and tender, porchetta is everything you’ve ever wanted in a roasted pork dish. […]

Gingerbread Cookies Recipe – Love and Lemons

Amanda M. Rye

Our best gingerbread cookie recipe! These festive treats are soft and warmly spiced, with a rich molasses flavor. Perfect for spreading holiday cheer! What could be more festive than gingerbread cookies?! With Christmas just a few weeks away, I’m ready to turn up the holiday cheer around here, and making […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Her

Amanda M. Rye

A holiday gift guide for the favorite women in your life! This thoughtful collection of items includes some of my favorite products, as well as new-to-me items that are on my wishlist this year. Whether you are shopping for your mom, sister, daughter, aunt, cousin, friend, babysitter, coworker, neighbor… you […]