Letter from the editor

I’m looking foward to

Plenty more sunshine coming my way. The holidays are always fun, but January marks the time for new beginnings and new projects. It’s fun to plan ahead for the summer and hopefully 2022 will be so much better than 2021. The pandemic has been hard on everyone, some much more than others and I hope we can all begin to look forward to better times. I haven’t thought about vacation yet and will probably just play things by ear. With so much communication being constantly updated it’s tricky to plan too far ahead. Please keep visiting Foodness Gracious, your support is important and means a lot to me. If you’d like to see anything new or just want to say hi, drop me an email and I’ll get back to you!

Stay safe friends and thanks as always for being a part of my Foodness Gracious family! 

Editor’s Favorites

Ten Best Irish Soda Bread Recipes

Ten Best Irish Soda Bread Recipes

I've combined ten fantastic Irish Soda Bread recipes and all of them are perfect for St Patrick's day! Serve with traditional corned beef and don't forget the Guinness! St Patrick's Day is all about the corned beef and beer, but don't forget the Irish Soda Bread on...

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

A delicious holiday spiced pumpkin cake sponge with cream cheese frosting. This could easily be a holiday dessert right next to pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving! Sometimes desserts don't have to be elaborate or demand lots of work, they can be mix, dump and bake and still...

Southern Style Buttermilk Chess Pie

Southern Style Buttermilk Chess Pie

This traditional southern dessert, buttermilk chess pie is rich and creamy with a flaky crust! Serve with freshly whipped cream or a scoop of vanilla ice cream. All about chess pie! I love holiday time, we see an abundance of pies all over social media! With so many...

Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies

Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies

Delicious soft baked spiced chocolate pumpkin brownies! These are easy to make and perfect for holiday gifts. Everyone loves brownies, but these have pumpkin and pumpkin pie spice added to the batter. This post is sponsored by Canon USA. These are fool-proof chocolate...

Pumpkin Panna Cotta recipe with Cookie Crumbles

Pumpkin Panna Cotta recipe with Cookie Crumbles

A delicious and creamy dessert for fall! ThisPumpkin Panna Cotta recipe has all the flavors of pumpkin spice along with chunks of crushed chocolate chip cookies. If you just can't handle any more pumpkin pie for the holidays, you always have the option to switch...

Air Fryer Sweet Potato Fries

Air Fryer Sweet Potato Fries

Crispy air fryer sweet potato fries tossed in salt, pepper, minced garlic and parsley! These are great for snacking on and take just minutes to cook. Serve with your favorite dipping sauce on the side! All about air fryer sweet potato fries Fries are good, sweet...

Roasted Fingerling potatoes with chipotle crema

Roasted Fingerling potatoes with chipotle crema

Tasty roasted fingerling potatoes with Mexican spices and a sweet and smoky chipotle crema. The smell when these are roasting in the oven will drive you crazy but wait until you dip them in the spicy crema! Have you ever made a recipe only to have the side dish you...

Grilled Artichokes with Garlic Parmesan Butter

Grilled Artichokes with Garlic Parmesan Butter

Delicious and easy Grilled Artichokes are a great appetizer for any backyard summer party! With thorn-tipped outer leaves, artichokes can seem intimidating to prepare and eat. But they’re really not hard to make and are one of the most flavorful and nutrition-packed...

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