Laura L's posts

Pumpkin Waffles with Maple Glaze

Pumpkin Waffles with Maple Glaze

Posted by Laura L on September 3, 2021

Pumpkin Bread & Maple Glaze Mix is back at Tastefully Simple. Yay! This sweet bread is one of my all-time favorites. It tastes like fall and rivals anything you would get in your neighborhood coffee shop. “I thought this blog was about waffles,” you might be saying. Well, you are right! I used the Pumpkin read more »

Fall Winter Food Trends

Fall-Winter Food Trends

Posted by Laura L on August 17, 2021

It’s a new season at Tastefully Simple. There are fresh products and flavors available that were inspired by five top food and flavor trends. Let’s take a look at those trends and some of the new products here to make meal time simpler. 1.   Sweet Heat The flavor combination of sweet and heat is one read more »

Grilling Kit Is a Hit

Posted by Laura L on May 7, 2021

Twice a year, Tastefully Simple introduces new meal kits. This season I was especially excited to try the new Grilling 5-Meal Kit. Grilling is one of my favorite things about summer. I love the smell, the sizzling sounds, and of course the flavors of grilled meals. I also really like the minimal kitchen cleanup that read more »

Meatballs!

Posted by Laura L on March 8, 2021

When someone says meatballs, what recipes come to mind? Spaghetti and meatballs? BBQ or Swedish meatballs? These are some of the favorites at my house, because they’re both tasty and also super simple to make and always a hit with the whole family. I was recently looking for some new ways to mix up our read more »

Now in Season

Posted by Laura L on February 10, 2021

It’s a new season at Tastefully Simple. There are new products and flavors now available that are inspired by five top food and flavor trends. Let’s take a look at those trends and some of the new products here to make mealtime simpler. 1. Tropical Flavors It might be the time of year, or it read more »

Holiday Cookie Time

Posted by Laura L on December 3, 2020

My house has been decorated for the holidays since early November. But now that December has rolled in, it’s time to get out the rolling pin and do some holiday baking. Baking cookies is one of my favorite activities of the season (along with decorating the tree and watching Hallmark movies 24/7). Here are a read more »

Five-Star Thanksgiving Recipes

Posted by Laura L on November 12, 2020

This sure has been a year for the history books, hasn’t it? 2020 has thrown many curveballs, but there is still so much to be thankful for. How you celebrate Thanksgiving may look different this year. Large gatherings may be replaced with smaller get-togethers. Big parties might be replaced with dinner at home. Regardless of read more »

Halloween Food Fun

Posted by Laura L on October 23, 2020

Do you like to play with your food? Now, I’m not talking about stabbing meatballs with forks to imitate a pair of legs dancing the Can-Can. I’m talking about adding fun little touches to food to make it extra festive. Halloween is coming and it’s a great opportunity to get a little playful at meal read more »