Peanut Butter Pumpkin Blossoms

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Blossoms from The Food Charlatan

Peanut butter decadence with a hint of pumpkin spice! These cookies are a twist on the classic blossom. Pumpkin replaces the egg but doesn't overwhelm the flavor. Perfect for Halloween potlucks or Christmas plates! Their wee size also makes it easy to throw down a dozen before you even know what's happened...beware. So let me tell you the way to go into labor, if going into labor is on your agenda right now. (I'm sure it is. Right?) All you have to do is have your parents who live nearby

9 Easy Crock Pot Dinners for Halloween Night from The Food Charlatan

9 Easy Crock Pot Dinners for Halloween Night

I don't know about you, but dinner is the last thing on my mind on Halloween night! I've got faces to paint, accessories to find, and about 1,000 Twixes to eat. The Crock Pot saves me every year from being a totally irresponsible mom and letting my

Pan-Seared Chicken and Broccolini in Creamy Mustard Sauce from The Food Charlatan

Pan-Seared Chicken & Broccolini in Creamy Mustard Sauce

This easy pan-seared chicken is a great weeknight dinner! It seriously tastes restaurant quality. The creamy mustard sauce compliments the broccolini perfectly!  One of my friends, who is just a couple weeks more pregnant than I am, told me

Garlic and Rosemary Skillet Bread from The Food Charlatan

Garlic and Rosemary Skillet Bread

Need an easy but fabulous bread for Thanksgiving? Or heck, how about dinner tonight! This bread has tons of flavor from the fresh garlic and rosemary. Olive oil in a cast iron skillet gives it this unreal crust. You will love it!  Have you

Brownie-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies from The Food Charlatan

Brownie-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

The contest between brownies and cookies is officially over, because now you can have them AT THE SAME TIME. Rich, soft, fudgy brownies, all stuffed inside golden tender chocolate chip cookies... Basically heaven. Pass the milk! (Seriously

One Skillet Beef Meatballs with Rice and Peas from The Food Charlatan

One Skillet Beef Meatballs with Rice and Peas

Say hello to your new favorite 30-minute-meal! This easy one-pot dish is great for nights when you forget about dinner until everyone is starving. The meatballs make it nice and hearty. Use store bought meatballs to speed things up even

Apple Custard Pie with Cinnamon Streusel from The Food Charlatan

Apple Custard Pie with Cinnamon Streusel

I'll admit it guys: I don't love apple pie. It's kinda boring. But I LOVE this Apple Custard Pie! Fruit pies are just better with a creamy custard layer, what can I say. The flaky crust and cinnamon streusel don't hurt either. My new favorite fall

Death By Chocolate Bundt Cake from The Food Charlatan

Death By Chocolate Bundt Cake (And The Food Charlatan’s 5th Birthday!)

You would not believe that this incredibly chocolatey cake is made from a cake mix! It is so moist it's ridiculous. The ganache topping just puts it over the top. Don't even think about eating this without a glass of milk. After I finished

Ham and Cheese Dip from The Food Charlatan

Ham and Cheese Dip

This Ham and Cheese Dip is SO easy to put together! And such a crowd pleaser too. Sour cream and cream cheese form a rich and creamy base, with cheddar cheese to make it ultra cheesy and chunks of ham studded throughout. Perfect for football

Chinese Beef and Broccoli Soup from The Food Charlatan

Chinese Beef and Broccoli Soup

It's your favorite Chinese beef and broccoli dish, turned into soup! Strips of super tender beef, paired with broccoli in a rich broth. It is spicy, flavorful, and perfectly beefy. Totally hits the spot on cold winter nights! The other day I

My Favorite Caramel Sauce from The Food Charlatan

My Favorite Caramel Sauce

This caramel sauce is so creamy and smooth! It comes together quickly and uses just a few ingredients. I love the tang that the lemon adds. This sauce is the perfect topping for ice cream, crisps or cobbler, a fall cake, or your spoon.  Last