Oatmeal Scotchies

Fresh out of the oven, Oatmeal Scotchies are an easy way to bring a smile to anyone’s face!

Oatmeal Scotchies

Cookies!

A universal favorite, and we don’t have nearly enough of them on Garnish with Lemon. There’s no better way to rectify that than with an old favorite, Oatmeal Scotchies. Fresh baked cookies make the house smell heavenly, bring a smile to anyone’s face and always taste better than anything you can buy. I mean really, who doesn’t love cookies? And if you don’t, I’m not sure we can be friends (although that would be mean more cookies for me!).

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Curried Coconut Chicken Soup (1 of 2)

Curried Coconut Chicken Soup

Bring on the cooler weather if that means we can slurp up bowls of this aromatic Curried Coconut Chicken Soup!  This Curried Coconut Chicken Soup is one of those recipes that has you salivating the moment you smell it.  You know what I’m talking about, right? You’re out running errands, you walk by a restaurant,…

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Potato, Mushroom & Provolone Gratin (1 of 3)

Provolone, Mushroom and Potato Gratin

Cheesy potatoes get a whole new look with the addition of Provolone cheese, Portobello mushrooms and fresh thyme.  Are you a Costco shopper? I am, mainly because as my kids get bigger, so do their appetites. I know sometimes we don’t *need* an industrial sized vat of something, but then I’m amazed at how quickly we…

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Beef Provencal

Beef Provencal

This Beef Provencal braises all afternoon for fork-tender, chilly weather comfort food.  Have we ever shared the story of how Lisa and I became friends? It had little to do with us, actually, and everything to do with our boys. See, they were best buds in preschool and remain close to this day, six years…

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#GWL5Faves 3rd Edition

#GWL5Faves – 3rd Edition

More of our favorite things in our 3rd edition of #GWL5Faves!  Can you believe it’s already October? Wow, September felt like a blur. Lisa and I are hitting the road this month, traveling to Des Moines and Kansas City, so you can be sure we’ll have lots of time in the car to dream up more…

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Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie  (1 of 2)

Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie

This Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie with a granola crust is like having two desserts in one!  I’m calling this Dessert For The Indecisive.  Is it pumpkin pie? Or is it cheesecake?  And what is this maple-flavored granola crust business?  Don’t sweat the details, friends. Just grab your fork and get busy digging into this Layered…

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Cheesy Bread with Roasted Tomato Sauce (1 of 2)

Cheesy Bread with Roasted Tomato Sauce

This Cheesy Bread with Roasted Tomato Sauce is like Italian Dunkers for adults. Why should the kids have all the fun? There is precisely one lunch that Charlie will eat at school: Italian Dunkers. Needless to say, I haven’t put money in his school lunch account since first grade, but he’s on to something. There is…

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Spicy Maple Roasted Carrots

Spicy Maple Roasted Carrots

No more boring veggies! These Spicy Maple Roasted Carrots beautifully bridge the sweet and savory at your dinner table. I’m THAT girl.  You know the one.  We go out for breakfast, and I can never decide if I want sweet or savory. So I twist your arm into going halfsies with me. You get the…

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Sausage, Sage and Pumpkin Pasta  (1 of 2)

Sausage, Sage and Pumpkin Pasta

This Sausage, Sage and Pumpkin Pasta is pure comfort food with a seasonal twist.  An oldie but goodie.  That’s how I know this pasta dish.  It’s been around our house for years, and it’s one of those recipes that I can’t exactly remember where I got it. Did my friend D give it to me,…

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