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Brussels Sprout Salad with Maple Vinaigrette 1

Brussels Sprout Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

This Brussels sprout salad recipe is great if you’re looking for something fresh and different. It has a the perfect combination of textures and flavors that makes it super satisfying. Plus it’s easy enough to whip up on a weeknight but elegant enough to feel right at home with your holiday meal.

4 Ingredient Spicy Cranberry Meatballs (Slow Cooker Recipe) 3

4 Ingredient Spicy Cranberry Meatballs (Slow Cooker Recipe)

These cranberry meatballs are the perfect addition to any party, but they also make a fantastic dinner any night of the year.

Made with just 4 ingredients, this spin on traditional grape jelly meatballs has a great sweet-and-spicy flavor that everyone loves.

Air Fryer Empanadas 4

Air Fryer Empanadas

Crispy, crunchy air fryer empanadas are so easy to make at home without the mess or uncertain timing of deep-frying. These come out of the air fryer perfectly crisp and golden brown every time. Plus you can use any filling you want, which makes them great for picky eaters!

Baked Crab Cakes (with Minimal Filler!) 5

Baked Crab Cakes (with Minimal Filler!)

This Maryland crab cake recipe is baked in the oven instead of fried, so they come out perfect every time with less oil. My simple recipe uses minimal filler (and no mayo!) for the best texture and intense crab flavor. They’re so easy to make, with just 5 steps.

Thai Barbecue Crock Pot Meatloaf 6

Thai Barbecue Crock Pot Meatloaf

This slow cooker meatloaf and potatoes recipe is glazed with a delicious Thai-inspired barbecue sauce that’s perfectly tangy and just a little bit spicy. Just one bite will leave you craving more. The leftovers are even better the next day, so this recipe is perfect for meal prep!

overhead view of two steaks with butter in a pan

Seared Steaks with Chipotle Compound Butter

Perfectly seared steaks topped with chipotle compound butter look impressive, but they’re so easy to make at home! In this post, I share some tips for the best homemade steaks.