An East Coast transplant, Laura is originally from Texas. She splits her time between traveling the world and trying to recreate the food from her travels once she gets home.

Easy pecan pie bars recipe that's quick and simple to make

Easy Pecan Pie Bars

Somehow, Thanksgiving has snuck up on me before I knew it. And this year—for the first time in a long time—I’m hosting. That means I am currently engaged in Turkey, macaroni and cheese, stuffing, brussels sprouts, you name it. It’s all in the works. And for dessert? My easy pecan pie bars. I’ve never …

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This Mexican hot corn dip recipe is easy and flavorful

Cheesy, Flavorful Hot Corn Dip

In our house, football is everything. Growing up in Texas, a love of football is instilled from an early age, and now that we live in Philadelphia, I’ve adopted a second team (it’s only a small problem that they’re huge rivals). All this football means a need for game-watching snacks both at home and that …

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The best lasagna soup recipe I've ever tried, it includes ground beef and ground sausage

One-Pot Lasagna Soup

If you love Italian food, you may enjoy this incredibly easy one pot lasagna soup recipe. It has quickly become a favorite at our house! My mother-in-law is an excellent cook and she grew up cooking for her nine siblings, parents, and a large extended family. Early in our marriage, my husband would compare my …

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