Easy Breakfast Casserole| ZagLeft

Easy Breakfast Casserole

This Easy Breakfast Casserole made with sausage, cheese, eggs and Texas Toast comes together quickly. Refrigerate overnight and bake it the next morning for an easy, hassle free breakfast.  It's our holiday tradition! In our house, Christmas morning calls for a special breakfast and today I'm sharing with you a recipe for an … [Read More...]

Red Beans and Rice Casserole from ZagLeft

Red Beans & Rice Casserole

A new twist on a Southern favorite, Red Beans and Rice Casserole comes together quickly with a little help from Minute® Rice.  All the rich flavors of traditional … [Read More...]

Almond and White Chocolate Biscotti | ZagLeft

Almond & White Chocolate Biscotti

Easy to make Almond and White Chocolate Biscotti, perfect to have on hand for the holidays, or to send as a gift!  Are you right in the middle of your holiday … [Read More...]

Borscht Recipe from ZagLeft


Borscht, a hearty and flavorful Russian soup that gets it's gorgeous color from roasted beets... When my husband traveled to Russia on a business trip two … [Read More...]

Mediterranean Pasta | ZagLeft

Mediterranean Pasta

I'm partnering with Mezzetta today to bring you a festive holiday recipe.  This delicious Mediterranean Pasta is easy to make and filled with kalamata olives, … [Read More...]

Baklava Recipe | ZagLeft


Baklava - layers of paper-thin phyllo dough with a filling of chopped nuts and drenched in a sweetened honey syrup... Baklava is a dessert that has always … [Read More...]

Roasted Garlic and Brie Soup | ZagLeft

Roasted Garlic and Brie Soup

Simple, creamy and flavorful Roasted Garlic and Brie Soup... I absolutely love roasted garlic.  In fact, I often roast 6 or 7 heads of garlic at a time and … [Read More...]

Christmas Gifts For College Students | ZagLeft

Favorite Christmas Gifts For College Students

If you're wondering what to get the college student in your life for Christmas, look no further.  Here are 25+ of our favorite Christimas gifts for college … [Read More...]

Apple Cheddar Biscuits - ZagLeft

Apple and Cheddar Biscuits

Apple and Cheddar Biscuits – Fluffy biscuits filled with bits of apples and cheddar cheese then dipped in butter and rolled in sugar, cinnamon and chopped pecans and … [Read More...]

Apple and Pear Galette from ZagLeft

Apple and Pear Galette

Apple and Pear Galette - flaky puff pastry forms the perfect crust for apples and pears sauteed in butter, brown sugar and cinnamon.  Desserts don't get much easier … [Read More...]

Sweet Potato Mac and Cheese | ZagLeft

Sweet Potato Mac and Cheese with Bacon

Creamy and extra cheesy Sweet Potato Mac and Cheese loaded with rich fontina, white cheddar and parmesan cheeses, crispy bacon and topped with buttery bread crumbs. … [Read More...]

Caramel Apple Pie with Easy Sugar Cookie Crust from ZagLeft

Caramel Apple Pie With Cookie Dough Crust

Caramel Apple Pie with Cookie Dough Crust - layers of sliced apples covered in caramel baked on a cookie dough crust.  Using refrigerated sugar cookie dough makes … [Read More...]

Mixed Con Recap 2014 - ZagLeft

Mixed Conference 2014 Recap

I've just returned from a weekend at Mountain Lake Lodge in Virginia attending MixedCon 2014... Last Sunday, I returned home from a wonderful weekend in the … [Read More...]

Brownie Drop Cookies from ZagLeft

Brownie Drop Cookies

These Brownie Drop Cookies are just like fudge brownies in a cookie form. They're soft, rich and completely … [Read More...]

Layered Italian Cream Cheese Dip from ZagLeft

Layered Italian Cream Cheese Dip

Layered Italian Cream Cheese dip, an easy to make spread topped with pesto, artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers and … [Read More...]

Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Butternut Squash Recipe from ZagLeft

Roasted Sweet Potatoes & Butternut Squash

Oven roasted Sweet Potatoes and Butternut Squash with Cinnamon, Turmeric and Ginger.  A pretty and flavorful side … [Read More...]

Mac and Cheese with Gruyere and kale | ZagLeft

Mac and Cheese With Kale And Gruyere

Rich and creamy Mac and Cheese with Kale and Gruyere is the ultimate indulgent comfort food. The last few weeks … [Read More...]

Single Serving Sweet Potato Casserole from ZagLeft

Sweet Potato Casserole For One

Frequently associated with the holidays, here's a simple Sweet Potato Casserole that can make any day special.  Sweet … [Read More...]

Salted Caramel Recipe from ZagLeft

Salted Caramel Recipe

Salted Caramel is easier to make than you might think.  A few simple ingredients is all you need to make this sweet … [Read More...]

Single serving baked rice - ZagLeft

How To Bake A Single Serving Of Rice

Quick and easy way to bake a single serving of rice in your toaster oven.  Perfectly cooked rice every time! It's … [Read More...]

Moist Pumpkin Bundt Cake with Maple Glaze - Zagleft

Moist Pumpkin Bundt Cake with Sweet Maple Glaze

All the flavors of Fall can be found in this sweet Pumpkin Bundt Cake topped with a Maple Glaze.  It's over-the-top … [Read More...]