Sweet Potato Banana Yeast Bread

Everyone can make homemade bread! This recipe for Sweet Potato Banana Bread is easy and yields a moist, beautiful loaf perfect for fall and Thanksgiving.

Everyone can make homemade bread! This recipe for Sweet Potato Banana Bread is easy and yields a moist, beautiful loaf perfect for fall and Thanksgiving.

Hi My Cooking Spot readers!! This is Megan – The Emotional Baker and I’m back with another baking favorite! [Read more…]


Thanksgiving Leftovers Tacos

Thanksgiving Leftover Tacos // Erin Skinner from The Speckled Palate for My Cooking Spot

I don’t know if y’all are anything like me… but if you are, chances are, you love Thanksgiving leftovers.

In past years, I’ve made sandwiches and individual turkey pot pies.


This year, I wanted to put a different spin on it. And the inspiration came from my husband, who remarked one morning, “You know, it’s funny. Our pantry and diets reflect our move to Texas.”

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Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies

Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies | Your favorite cookie topped with a sweet pecan filling

Happy Saturday, everyone! Erica from The Crumby Cupcake, stopping by with a tasty treat! Here we are – Thanksgiving week! I can hardly believe how quickly the last month has gone by! I feel like I was just seeing Halloween candy displays everywhere, and suddenly it’s nothing but red & green. Luckily, I love the holidays, and I’ve been baking up a storm in preparation.

These delicious 3-ingredient shortbread cookies are a favorite cookbook classic of mine, and when I topped them with some leftover pecan pie filling, these magical Pecan Pie Shortbread Cookies were born! [Read more…]


Pumpkin Sheet Cake with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting

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I’ve made every pumpkin baked good you could imagine this season but everything stems from this recipe. This is the be all end all of pumpkin recipes and holds a special place in my heart. It’s one of my mom’s recipes and she makes it every Thanksgiving. We devour it.

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