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dill pickle pizza

There was a dill pickle pizza craze a couple years back, and I always meant to buy one, or make one. The concept was so interesting to me. Doesn’t that just sound good? Dill Pickle Pizza? How can you go wrong? I mean, if you love dill pickles like I do. Well, I finally did…

copycat skyline chili {vegan beyond meat version}

Every Halloween, which is also my husband’s birthday, I make a big batch of homemade Skyline Chili. Skyline Chili (also known as Cincinnati-style chili) is unlike any other chili you’ve ever experienced. Other Cincinnati-style chili restaurants go by the names Gold Star and Empress. It’s unique blend of spices and other ingredients are a taste…

easy pumpkin spice fudge

Another pumpkin spice recipe! Yep, you heard it. I had to make up a batch of this for the always crazy and amazing pumpkin spice season. This fudge is creamy and pumpkin-spicy. The texture is dense and sort of buttery. The best thing about this fudge is that it’s delicious and ridiculously easy to make.…

best waffles

This is the time of year when I like to make cozy weekend breakfasts. We turn on the fireplace, sip tea, listen to music, and relax. These waffles are perfect for a cozy breakfast. We like them with tofu scramble, Field Roast Apple Sage sausages, and hash browns. You can top these with whatever you…

pumpkin spice cake bars

Ready for some more pumpkin spice deliciousness? These pumpkin spice cake bars are made from scratch, and perfect for fall. They’re super moist with creamy pumpkin spice frosting, and they’re easy to prepare. Make a pot of coffee or tea, light a fire in the fireplace, get your cozy blankets ready, put on your fuzzy…

starbuck’s sugar cookie hot cocoa {vegan copycat}

Did you know there’s an entire “secret” menu at Starbuck’s? It’s true! There are several posts out there with a list and exactly how to order your secret beverage when you go in to the coffee shop. I love stuff like this! So fun! I decided to recreate one of my favorites. The Starbuck’s Secret…

hocus pocus buns

Hello, Friends! Lots of changes happening in the ChinDeep studio these days. My hubby just got me a REALLY nice, new camera for our 25th wedding anniversary and I can’t wait to start playing with it. I’m looking forward to creating lots of new posts for this blog and the new vegan blog. Stay tuned!…

easy 2 ingredient peanut butter fudge

Hello, Friends! If you’re anything like me, you might already be planning what you’re going to be giving everyone for Christmas. Along with all the store-bought gifts, I like to give some homemade things to friends and family as well. Most of the time it’s something that I knitted or crocheted, or something from my…

cheesy potato pierogi stuffed pasta shells

Calling all pierogi fanatics! Here’s an awesome twist on an old classic! Pierogi-Stuffed Pasta Shells. They’re so delicious and much less work that making traditional pierogis. We love them with these vegan BBQ Riblets, and a big salad. These particular pierogi-stuffed pasta shells are vegan, and I make them using vegan sour cream or homemade…

easy apple pie filling

There’s something so comforting and cozy about this time of year. Apple orchards, leaf peeping, B&B weekend getaways, apple cider floats made with real apple cider, visiting a local vineyard that specializes in amazing pizza, outdoor patios, flannel shirts, campfires… The list goes on and on. One of the very BEST things about Autumn is…