Mocha Brownie and Mint M&M Cookies

Day 5 of the Twelve Days of Cookies and a little philanthropy! This year, The Suburban Soapbox was selected to participate in The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap!  The cookie swap is organized by...

Chocolate Covered Pretzel Toffee

OVERDUE!  That’s what this post is.  We will chalk this lateness up to technical issues…..distraction hangover from Mexico…and the Stitch Fix box that arrived yesterday afternoon. In case you were wondering, I’m still posting...

Cranberry Cream Cheese Streusel Bars

On the third day of cookies….it’s hard to believe I had any leftover cranberry sauce.  I love it, it’s my favorite part of Thanksgiving dinner.  I even like the canned stuff….which would work well...

Roasted Cauliflower and Shallot Soup

I grew a cauliflower.  This doesn’t actually sound that exciting but to me this was a huge accomplishment.  I always wanted a vegetable garden so I thought I would test out a few things...

Tuesday’s Tip: Shield the Bird

As you may have noticed in my Citrus and Herb Butter Roasted Turkey recipe, I start the roasting process at a sweltering 500 degrees.  This helps sear the skin and lock in all the...

The Very Best Mashed Potatoes

Creamy, tangy and addictive, this is The Very Best Mashed Potato recipe ever.  Simple to make and perfect for any occasion, from a simple Sunday supper to an elegant holiday spread…these will be the...