Fall and Winter

Cheese and Cauliflower Gratin

Cheese and cauliflower gratin is a tasty substitute for mashed potatoes. It is garlicky, buttery, cheesy, and the crispy breadcrumb topping adds a yummy crunchy texture. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Cauliflower is one of […]

Pumpkin Risotto with Chorizo and Mushrooms - CookingBride.com

Easy Mushroom Risotto with Pumpkin and Chorizo

This easy mushroom risotto recipe is perfect for fall! It’s served with creamy pumpkin and spicy chorizo sausage, then topped with Parmesan cheese. Weekends are wild at my house. I would like to sit here and pretend that it’s because we are such social butterflies that our presence is constantly in […]

Pumpkin Pecan Cake with Bourbon Glaze - CookingBride.com

Pumpkin Pecan Cake with Bourbon Glaze

This delicious pumpkin pecan cake is glazed with a sugar bourbon glaze and garnished with sugared pecans. Perfect substitute for pumpkin pie! This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. I will pretty much try any recipe with […]

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

Twice baked sweet potatoes stuffed with Italian sausage, leeks, and topped with grated Swiss cheese bring new flavors to a popular side fall vegetable. When most people prepare sweet potatoes, they automatically load them up with sugar and spice and everything nice.  Don’t get me wrong!  I love sweet potatoes […]

trail mix recipe

Reece’s Trail Mix

This easy-to-make Reece’s trail mix recipe contains roasted, shelled pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, raisins, coconut, peanuts, and Reese’s pieces. I have noticed that if I don’t eat some sort of high-protein snack within 30-45 minutes of working out, I am absolutely ravenous by the time I eat dinner.  I usually […]