If there was ever a time to swan dive into a bowl of soup.

spicy homemade ramen I howsweeteats.com

It would be NOW. Seriously.

Though I don’t know if I could do more than doggy paddle to save myself from drowning in the chili garlic broth of life.  read more

Eeeeep! It’s only one of my favorite things to share ever, because COOKIES.

20 things to bake for the holiday season I howsweeteats.com

This is the sixth year I’m sharing my annual baking list, which has morphed more into my favorite baking list and what I think you should bake.

And then I beg you to tell me what else I should bake.

It’s totally changed from when I started six years ago – back then I had all the time in the world to bake for the holidays, we’re talking DAYS on end. It’s something I’d do with my grandma and loved to continue, even though I don’t enjoy baking itself in general. (Like who has time to follow all those directions? Truth.) read more

bacon blue cheese waffles I howsweeteats.com-6

Important question: do you have any mashed potatoes left? I know that seems like quite the rare possibility, but… maybe if you do? Toss ’em in your waffle maker.

mulled wine I howsweeteats.com-9

Spiced warm cocktails to the rescue! This is quintessential holiday season right here. A big fat hug in a mug. November and December, right there in your cup. It warms you...

squash spinach dip I howsweeteats.com-4

It’s totally dip season. Dip season is when you have seven holiday parties to attend or that dreaded potluck at work and you’re just like, what the heck can I bring...

currently crushing on I howsweeteats.com

{via} Hey hey hey! It’s the freaking WEEKEND. I am so excited. What are you up to? What are your plans? We are going to start decorating a bit for the...

pumpkin cheesecake I howsweeteats.com-5

Annnnd a pistachio macaroon crumble on top. Save me.   Isn’t that the fluffiest cake o’ love you’ve ever seen? I just want to burrow a hole through the center and...