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Family recipes are the best recipes, and they’re passed down from generation to generation for one reason: they’re freakin’ amazing. I’ve said this before but my Grandma Hayes is one of the best cooks I know – the woman can seriously make anything, and whatever that “thing” is, it’s always flawless. I consider myself lucky […]

Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

January 17, 2019

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If you haven’t already noticed I’m a huge fan of crostini, especially for cocktail parties. It’s colorful, easy to eat and there are so many different variations. A New Years Party doesn’t require intensive recipes or large meals, but a few hors d’oeuvres will make sure your guests are able to ring in the New […]

Roasted Pear and Ricotta Crostini

December 29, 2018

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The holidays are filled with parties, and nothing gets a party started quite like a great appetizer. Whether you are hosting a large group at home or need an easy holiday appetizer that travels well, this Roasted Grape and Ricotta Crostini should be at the top of your list. Far from ordinary, this tasty recipe […]

Roasted Grape and Ricotta Crostini

December 7, 2018

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If you missed yesterday’s post, it’s all about Thanksgiving sides this week on ThePreppyHostess.com and today I’m sharing an absolute must have – Grandma’s Dinner Rolls. These buttery homemade dinner rolls are really something special. Perfect for the upcoming holidays or when you’re feeling ambitious in the kitchen. These warm, buttery rolls only take a […]

Grandma’s Dinner Rolls

November 13, 2018

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Just when you thought I was done with the pumpkin recipes! This Pumpkin Hummus is full of flavor and a healthy hors d’oeuvre for an upcoming holiday party. If you’re one of those people who like to prepare recipes the night before, hummus and fresh crudités is a fabulous option. Holiday parties are typically filled with […]

Pumpkin Hummus

November 6, 2018

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This post is sponsored by Harry & David Gourmet, but all opinions are my own.  I love everything about autumn — the weather, the flavors, the holidays. Tonight I am making the most of the season and hosting a cozy dinner party at home. I’m serving dishes from Harry & David & Gourmet, that are […]

Entertaining at Home with Harry and David

October 24, 2018

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This weekend, I hosted a party for one of my friends to celebrate her upcoming birthday. There’s just something about brunch parties I love. Maybe it’s the relaxed atmosphere, or the delicious combination of breakfast and lunch foods. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or hosting a get-together “just because,” a brunch party is the […]

Hosting a Simple Brunch Party

October 22, 2018

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