butternut & black bean vegetarian enchiladas skillet

this vegetarian enchiladas skillet is filled with butternut squash, black beans, corn tortilla strips, & a generous layer of melty cheddar cheese. the best part? these vegetarian enchiladas only take 25 minutes to make. weeknight enchiladas for the win! #playswellwithbutter #vegetarianenchiladas #blackbeanenchiladas #skilletenchiladas #vegetarianrecipes #vegetarianrecipesforbeginners #vegetarianenchiladas #easyvegetarianenchiladas #butternutsquash #enchiladas #skilletmeals #easyskilletrecipe

an easy vegetarian enchiladas skillet, filled with butternut squash, black beans, corn tortilla strips, & a generous layer of melty cheddar cheese. the best part? these vegetarian enchiladas only take 25 minutes to make. weeknight enchiladas for the win! this post is sponsored by GRIZZLY, whose american-made cast iron skillets i’m obsessed with! all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you, as always, for visiting plays well with butter & supporting the brands that…

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mediterranean lamb meatballs meal prep bowls

the easiest juicy & tender baked lamb meatballs, made with panko breadcrumbs, lemon, parsley, oregano & cumin, served on top of a seriously healthy meal prep bowl with lemony Greek roasted potatoes, greens, feta, olives, & homemade Romesco sauce. an easy & satisfying meal prep recipe for lunches all week long! #playswellwithbutter #lambmeatballs #bakedlambmeatballs #greeklambmeatballs #groundlamb #mealpreprecipes #mealpreprecipesfortheweek #mediterraneandiet #healthybowlsrecipe

the easiest juicy & tender baked lamb meatballs, made with panko breadcrumbs, lemon, parsley, oregano & cumin, served on top of a seriously healthy meal prep bowl with lemony Greek roasted potatoes, greens, feta, olives, & homemade Romesco sauce. an easy & satisfying meal prep recipe for lunches all week long! this post is sponsored by the American Lamb Board. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you, as always, for visiting plays well…

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salad month is here!!!

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hellllllooooo, 2019!!! i’m so freakin’ pumped to finally share with you something i’ve been planning for what feels like FOREVER at this point: january is salad month!!! 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻 if you’re anything like me, the past month has been filled with an abundance of holiday cheer…in the form of cookies, cocktails, & cheese. which, i’ll be honest, is one of my favorite parts of the holiday season. (i’ve never ever met a christmas cookie i didn’t…

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bejeweled holiday marinated goat cheese

bejeweled holiday marinated goat cheese. easy & beautiful appetizer for any holiday party, this bejeweled holiday marinated goat cheese is always a total show stopper. dried fruits (apricots, golden raisins, figs, cranberries) marinated with fresh herbs & pine nuts, then served over a generous portion of goat cheese. this marinated goat cheese recipe only takes 10 minutes to prep & is always a hit! #playswellwithbutter #marinatedgoatcheese #cheeseball #holidayappetizers #crowdpleaserappetizer

bejeweled holiday marinated goat cheese. an easy & beautiful appetizer for any holiday party, this bejeweled holiday marinated goat cheese is always a total show stopper. dried fruits (apricots, golden raisins, figs, cranberries) get marinated with fresh herbs & pine nuts, then served over a generous portion of goat cheese. this marinated goat cheese recipe only takes 10 minutes to prep & is always a hit! pin this bejeweled holiday marinated goat cheese recipe for…

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maple mustard roasted brussels sprouts with pancetta, pine nuts & parmesan

maple mustard roasted brussels sprouts with pancetta, parmesan & pine nuts! brussels sprouts tossed in a simple sauce made of maple syrup & two kinds of mustard with pancetta (italian bacon!) & roast til they’re perfectly caramelly & crispy. served with pine nuts & parmesan, these maple roasted brussels sprouts are perfect for a holiday dinner & easy enough for weeknight dinners! #playswellwithbutter #roastedbrusselssprouts #roastedbrusselssproutswithbacon #easysidedish #thanksgivingsidedish

maple mustard roasted brussels sprouts with pancetta, pine nuts & parmesan! the perfect roasted brussels sprouts recipe! brussels sprouts get tossed in a simple sauce made of maple syrup & two kinds of mustard with pancetta (italian bacon!) & roast til they’re perfectly caramelly & crispy. served with pine nuts & some parmesan cheese, these maple mustard roasted brussels sprouts are perfect for a holiday dinner, like thanksgiving or christmas, but easy enough for weeknight…

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smoky spiked coconut chai tea latte

smoky spiked coconut chai tea latte. an easy spiked chai tea recipe! a coconut chai tea latte, lightly sweetened with maple syrup & spiked with mezcal & tequila. an easy & cozy boozy chai tea that’s perfect to warm up on a cold winter night during the holiday season. #playswellwithbutter #spikedchaitea #spikedchailatte #spikedchai #chaicocktail #coconutchai #easycocktailrecipes #fallcocktailrecipes #wintercocktailrecipes #holidaycocktailrecipes #christmascocktailrecipes #mezcalcocktails

smoky spiked coconut chai tea latte. an easy spiked chai tea recipe! a coconut chai tea latte, lightly sweetened with maple syrup & spiked with mezcal & tequila. an easy & cozy boozy chai tea that’s perfect to warm up on a cold winter night. pin this smoky spiked coconut chai tea latte recipe for later!!! i’ve been talking about them a lot this year, but to me, the holiday season is all about traditions.…

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skillet red curry with ginger turkey meatballs

skillet red curry with ginger turkey meatballs. the creamiest red curry with onions, bell peppers, & flavorful turkey meatballs made with tons of ginger, garlic & cilantro - & the best part is it’s all made in one pan! an easy & comforting skillet red curry recipe! #playswellwithbutter #redcurry #easyredcurry #turkeymeatballs #gingermeatballs #healthyrecipe #castiron #skilletrecipe #onepandinners #onepanmeal #castironrecipe

skillet red curry with ginger turkey meatballs. the creamiest red curry with onions, bell peppers, & flavorful turkey meatballs made with tons of ginger, garlic & cilantro – & the best part is it’s all made in one pan! an easy & comforting cast iron skillet red curry recipe! this post is sponsored by GRIZZLY, whose american-made cast iron skillets i’m obsessed with! all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you, as always, for visiting…

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the reilly family’s dark chocolate peppermint brownies

dark chocolate peppermint brownies recipe. extra fudgy dark chocolate brownies topped with homemade peppermint frosting & an easy chocolate glaze. the ultimate easy recipe for a festive holiday dessert! #mintbrowniesrecipe #classicmintbrownies #mintbrowniesfromscratch #mintfrosting #bestmintbrownies #christmascookies #christmasdesserts #darkchocolate #browniesfromscratch #brownieseasy #holidaybaking

the best dark chocolate peppermint brownies recipe! extra fudgy dark chocolate brownies topped with homemade peppermint frosting & an easy chocolate glaze. the ultimate easy recipe for a festive holiday dessert! pin this dark chocolate peppermint brownies recipe for later!!! omg, guys, we made it. the final recipe of pwwb’s treat week is here!!! (& can i tell you a secret? it’s my favorite one…😍😍😍) thank you so much for dropping in over the past…

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minneapolis blackout cookies

bittersweet chocolate cookies with caramelized white chocolate. intensely fudgy dark chocolate cookies made with black cocoa powder, filled with caramelized white chocolate chunks & bittersweet chocolate chunks & finished with flaky sea salt. these bittersweet chocolate cookies are dramatic, rich & decadent! #playswellwithbutter #cookierecipe #chocolatecookie #doublechocolatecookie #fudgychocolatecookie #blackcocoapowderrecipes #caramelizedwhitechocolate

bittersweet chocolate cookies with caramelized white chocolate. intensely fudgy dark chocolate cookies made with black cocoa powder, filled with caramelized white chocolate chunks & bittersweet chocolate chunks & finished with flaky sea salt. these bittersweet chocolate cookies are dramatic, rich & decadent! whoop whoop! welcome back for DELICIOUS holiday treat! plays well with butter’s first-annual treat week continues today with these tahini buckeyes. & guys? i couldn’t be more excited about it. they. are. in.freaking.sane.…

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the ULTIMATE christmas cookie plate {my holiday baking list!}

welcome back for another treat week post!!! today we’re talking about a topic near & dear to my heart (& stomach…) this time of year: building the ultimate christmas cookie plate! be sure to keep coming back each day this week for easy, festive, & delicious holiday treat recipes & for ideas & inspiration for the most epic holiday cookie plate EVER! tips for building the ULTIMATE christmas cookie plate if you’ve been tuning in…

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