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Nutella Almond Granola

Nutella Almond Granola | www.themessybakerblog.com

Sweet, decadent granola coated in a rich chocolate sauce and baked until crunchy. Have you jumped on the healthy eating bandwagon? Confession: I never jump on the wagon. Every year it makes its rounds, and every year I refuse to hop on board. I let it roll past, giving it a snarky look as...

Southwestern Spaghetti Pie ~ #SundaySupper

Southwestern Spaghetti Pie Casserole | www.themessybakerblog.com

This spicy southwestern spaghetti pie casserole will quickly become a family favorite. Today I’m sharing one of my very favorite recipes with you. I’ve been perfecting this recipe for a few months, and I’m finally ready to share it with the world. I hope you love this southwestern spaghetti pie as much as we...

Avocado, Tomato, and Sliced Egg Toast

Healthy Avocado, Tomato, and Sliced Egg Toast. This open-faced sandwich is perfect for breakfast or lunch. | www.themessybakerblog.com

I’m finding it hard to type this post. Not because I can’t find the words to say, but because I’m busy stuffing my mouth with this avocado, tomato, and sliced egg toast. Every time I take a bite, I have to wipe gobs of creamy avocado from my fingers before I begin typing again....

Nine Healthy Smoothie Recipes

Nine Healthy Smoothie Recipes | www.themessybakerblog.com

Enjoy these nine healthy smoothie recipes for a happy, healthy start to 2015! So, it’s officially 2015. Time sure does fly, doesn’t it? In any case, happy new year! I’m going to let you in on a little secret: I have done absolutely nothing for the past 2 weeks–not a dang thing. Except eat....

Ring in the New Year Cocktail Round-Up

New Year's Eve Cocktail Round-Up 2014 | www.themessybakerblog.com

Get your blowers, party hats, and fancy cocktail glasses ready! It’s time to say good-bye to 2014 and welcome a bright, shiny, prosperous new year. In order to properly ring in the New Year, you’re going to need something special to put in that fancy glass of yours. So, I compiled a list of...

Steak and Mushroom Pie ~ #SundaySupper

Steak and Mushroom Pie | www.themessybakerblog.com

This steak and mushroom pie is full of tender chunks of beef, meaty mushrooms, and fresh herbs. I made you something special for the holidays–a dish that will really wow your guests! This week, the #SundaySupper crew is partnering with The Beef Checkoff to bring you delicious, crowd-pleasing meals for your holiday menu. This...

Peppermint Cheesecake Swirl Brownies

Peppermint Cheesecake Swirl Brownies | www.themessybakerblog.com

Rich, gooey brownies topped with a layer of creamy peppermint cheesecake and peppermint chips. It’s here… Day 4 of cookie week is here, and I’m excited to share this recipe for peppermint cheesecake swirl brownies. Yeah, I get it. This recipe isn’t exactly a cookie recipe. All right, so it’s not anything like a...