Pepper and Garlic Tortellini Stir Fry

Garlic and Pepper Tortellini Stir Fry | Melanie Makes

Taking shortcuts in the kitchen doesn’t have to mean a boring meal!  This four ingredient Pepper and Garlic Tortellini Stir Fry comes together in just 20 minutes and is guaranteed to make hungry bellies happy.  Refrigerated cheese tortellini and frozen stir fry vegetables – you definitely could substitute fresh veggies as well! – are the base of this easy main dish that will be on your table in no time.

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No Bake Dark Chocolate Truffle Key Lime Cheesecake

No Bake Dark Chocolate Truffle Key Lime Cheesecake | Melanie Makes

Spring means starting fresh and bright citrus flavors and that’s exactly what this No Bake Dark Chocolate Truffle Key Lime Cheesecake brings to the table.  Literally.  Just because this is a fruit based dessert doesn’t mean it can’t be indulgent!  An Oreo crust and a chocolate ganache drizzle pair perfectly with the luscious lime filling of […]

Melanie Makes Menu Plan 2015 – Week 16

Melanie Makes Menu Plan 2015 - Week 16

A visual menu of what we’ll be eating for dinner each night this week, including links to each recipe with multiple photos for each dish.

Oatmeal Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies | Lulu the Baker for Melanie Makes

I’m stepping back from Melanie Makes for a few weeks to enjoy a maternity leave of sorts with our new arrival.  In the meantime, I’m thrilled to be sharing recipes from some of my favorite food bloggers who I’m also lucky enough to call friends.  Today, my friend Melissa of Lulu the Baker is sharing an awesome cookie […]

Raspberry Peanut Butter Smoothie

Raspberry Peanut Butter Smoothie | The Food Charlatan for Melanie Makes

I’m stepping back from Melanie Makes for a few weeks to enjoy a maternity leave of sorts with our new arrival.  In the meantime, I’m thrilled to be sharing recipes from some of my favorite food bloggers who I’m also lucky enough to call friends.  Today, my friend Karen of The Food Charlatan is sharing an amazing […]

Melanie Makes Menu Plan 2015 – Week 15

Melanie Makes Menu Plan 2015 - Week 15

A visual menu of what we’ll be eating for dinner each night this week, including links to each recipe with multiple photos for each dish.

Melanie Makes at Home 2015 – Week 15

Melanie Makes at Home 2015 - Week 15

A peek inside of our family life and what we’re up to at home, week by week.