The Ginger Bread Girl

The Ginger Bread Girl

On a mission to help you bring delicious food to your table so you can slow down and savor your meals.

Recent Posts

Easy Marshmallow Ladylock Icing

Easy Marshmallow Ladylock Icing

So…it’s been like a million years since I posted anything. I had these huge plans for December! I was going to share a bunch of new recipes with you and update photos on some old recipes, too. It’s amazing how life gets in the way […]

Recipe Inspiration: 15 Thanksgiving Desserts

Recipe Inspiration: 15 Thanksgiving Desserts

In last week’s post with 15 Thanksgiving recipes, you might have noticed one important food group missing: dessert. I didn’t forget dessert, friends! I knew the post would get out of control pretty quickly, so I decided Thanksgiving desserts deserved their own post. You’re welcome. […]

Mulled Apple Wine

Mulled Apple Wine

One week until Thanksgiving! You guys…there’s only one week until Thanksgiving!! I love Thanksgiving because it’s all about being with family and eating a delicious meal that’s special enough that we all basically only make it once a year. I love a traditional meal (and […]

Recipe Inspiration: 15 Thanksgiving Recipes

Recipe Inspiration: 15 Thanksgiving Recipes

Today is officially two weeks before Thanksgiving! It’s by far my favorite meal of the year. I’m a fan of very traditional recipes for the turkey, stuffing, and green bean casserole. Outside of that, I’m always game for new Thanksgiving recipes…but don’t mess with the […]

Slow Cooker Macaroni and Cheese

Slow Cooker Macaroni and Cheese

I might have a slight obsession with cheese. It might be a problem, to be honest. I will have entire conversations with people about cheese, especially if it’s about Cabot cheddar cheese from Sam’s Club. Which means it comes in a two-pound brick. Even though […]

Smoked Salsa

Smoked Salsa

We started planning our garden as soon as we bought our house last year. Granted, that was last summer and we obviously couldn’t start planting until this spring…but we were very excited. I researched raised bed gardens. We planned out the orchard we would start […]

The Best Homemade Queso

The Best Homemade Queso

A few weeks ago, we went out to Delaware to visit my SIL and her family (see here, three years ago (!!!)). We had a great time, mostly just hanging out and spending time with our nephews, but we also checked out Victory Brewing Company. […]

How to make Pizza in a Big Green Egg

How to make Pizza in a Big Green Egg

Real talk: I’ve started writing up how to make pizza in a Big Green Egg probably 5 times now. It’s the one thing we were most excited to make when we got our Egg (except for maybe pulled pork), and I haven’t been able to […]

Halloween Recipe Inspiration

Halloween Recipe Inspiration

Every year I want to have an all-out amazing Halloween party…and every year, I never do. Confession: I haven’t even dressed up or gone to a party at all the past couple years. But! One day, I will have a fantastic Halloween party – and […]

Smoked Deviled Eggs

Smoked Deviled Eggs

Over Christmas, hubs got a smoking book that started us thinking outside the smoking box. One of the first “weird” things he smoked was eggs, which he used to make smoked deviled eggs. I forget what the holiday was – maybe New Year’s? – but […]