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Guest Post: Sherry Pollex’s Favorite Wellness Smoothie

Wellness plays a huge part of Ovarian Cancer survivor Sherry Pollex’s life. Along with practices like meditation, yoga, and exercise, Sherry also places a large emphasis on diet and nutrition. Today we’re sharing one of Sherry’s favorite smoothie recipes. Smoothies are a great way to easily pack in vitamins, calories, and healthy fats into an […]

Spring Cupcakes: Three Sweet Recipes and Flavors

There are so many occasions in spring and early summer to bake. Whether it be garden parties, backyard BBQs, or even just casual park days with family and friends, elegant sweet treats are always among everyone’s favorite. Here is our attempt at a few unique and deliciously flavored cupcake recipes that are sure to grab people’s […]

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Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe: Homemade Tex-Mex

There is something so comforting about a warm bowl of chicken tortilla soup. The slightly spicy broth, tender chicken, and tanginess is a combination like no other. If you’ve lived in Texas or southern California, you can find chicken tortilla soup on most menus. However, nothing compares to homemade chicken tortilla soup and a cozy […]

Crowd Pleaser Sausage and Spinach Ravioli Recipe

I’m Jessa, the Art Director for the Front Door. I wanted to share a recipe with you that I made when family friends visited last week (This recipe serves 6.). I call this Crowd Pleaser Sausage and Spinach Ravioli because it has a little something for everyone. I really love spinach ricotta ravioli, while my […]

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Recipe: Crockpot White Bean Chicken Soup

If you are looking for an easy (and delicious) meal to cook, look no further! This white bean chicken soup recipe is here to save the day! Simply throw all of the ingredients in the crockpot and in a few hours, your tastebuds will be thanking you! White Bean Chicken Soup Ingredients 2-3 boneless, skinless chicken […]

3 Detoxifying Juice Recipes for 2017

A new year often makes us think about our health and how we can achieve maximum wellness. One way to rejuvenate your body for 2017 is to consume cleansing foods. Even though it can be tough to eat healthy throughout the day, it’s quite easy (and delicious) to drink your daily dose of positive energy. […]

Roasted Rainbow Carrots

Fall is a colorful season, and to kick it off, we are excited to share this recipe for roasted rainbow carrots. Front Door tested–and tastebud approved!–these savory, earthy, and elegant roasted carrots will be a crowd pleaser at your next dinner party, or a casual night in. Ingredients: 5 tbs of olive oil 5 tbs of […]

Coastal Summer Meal

Summer certainly is delicious. And if you’re planning a get together and need a seasonally-sensational menu look no further than this tasty summer meal courtesy of Furniture Row visual merchandiser Greg Utsinger. Greg has contributed style-savvy content to the Front Door, and we are so excited to share these tasty recipes & photography from his […]

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5 Summer BBQ Recipes

Summer is almost started–and we know it’ll be delicious! From backyard BBQs to poolside parties, a summer menu of festive, fresh fare is sure to be a hit. To tease your tastebuds and get into the summer spirit, we’ve put together summer BBQ recipes we love. From the appetizer to dessert, these grill-friendly and crowd-pleasing […]

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Shamrock Green Mint Milkshake

Shake up St. Patrick’s Day with this simple Shamrock Green Mint Milkshake recipe. Classic vanilla ice cream, a hint of mint, and a festive touch o’ green make this treat is a fun-for-all way to toast the luck of the Irish! [separator type=”thin”] Shamrock Green Mint Milkshake INGREDIENTS 2 cups vanilla ice cream 1 1/4 […]

Spring Fling Cake

Spring Fling Cake

Sure, it’s still a bit chilly out, but the signs of spring are starting to show. Soon, sunshine, new blossoms, and bright bursts of color will say so-long to winter, and hello to all the fun the season has to offer. To get into the springy spirit, we baked the delicious Spring Fling Cake.  Following the […]

Fall Recipe: Caramel Corn

The weather is getting cool, so warm up with the fall flavors of buttery caramel corn. Enjoy!   Ingredients: 2 tbsp vegetable oil, plus extra for greasing pans ⅔ cup popping corn (approximately) 9 oz. butter 2 cups brown sugar ½ cup dark corn syrup 1 tsp kosher salt ½ tsp baking soda Preparation Instructions: […]

Summer Dessert Recipe: Chocolate-Espresso Semifreddo

This Italian-inspired indulgence is a coffee (and chocolate) lovers’ dream. The perfect, sophisticated dessert for your next adult dinner party. (Serves 8) INGREDIENTS: Crust: 1 ¾ cups chocolate cookie crumbs 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, plus more for brushing the pan Filling: 4 large eggs, yolks and whites separated ⅓ cup, plus 2 tablespoons sugar, […]

Winter Recipe: Dark Chocolate Peppermint Brownies

Want to sweeten the season even more? Try this easy recipe for Dark Chocolate Peppermint Brownies. The combination of rich chocolate, and cool peppermint is sure to be a festive addition to any holiday menu. INGREDIENTS Yields 30 small brownies 8 oz. (2 sticks) butter, cut into chunks 4 oz. good-quality dark chocolate*, chopped 4 oz. […]

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Strawberry Chocolate Cake

Late summer always has us hoarding as many strawberries as we can before fall steals their sweetness, so when we stumbled across Matchbox’s Kitchen recipe for Strawberry and Chocolate Cake, we had to try it. We followed the recipe for a Devil’s Food Cake from Martha Stewart that fits our personal tastes, but stuck with […]

Summertime Popsicles

 INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 2 cups strawberries 1 cup blueberries 1/2 cup honey 1 cup greek yogurt (for more creamy popsicles) 2 tbsp sugar (to add some extra sweetness) DIRECTIONS In blender, add all the ingredients together and pulse until all ingredients are nicely blended. If you decide to add the greek […]

Chai Latte Cupcakes Ingredients

Chai Latte Cupcakes

One of our favorite drinks in the whole world is the chai latte. It packs enough pep to get you moving, with a creamy, spicy smoothness that’s absolutely refreshing. So when one of our coworkers was having a birthday, we of course noticed that is was the one thing she asks for every time the […]

Coconut Lime Cookies

Coconut Lime Cookies

We found this recipe for coconut lime cookies on The Girl Who Ate Everything blog and just had to try them out for ourselves! They turned out fabulous, even without altering the recipe for our high altitude. They were perfect for the start of this warm spring, and were a hit everywhere from the office […]

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Easy-Peasy Chicken Pot Pie

Short on time, but have staple ingredients in your pantry and freezer? Just pick up a rotisserie chicken on your way home and dinner will be ready in under an hour with our Easy-Peasy Chicken Pot Pie Recipe! [columns_row width=”half”] [column] INGREDIENTS Pre-Made Refrigerated Pie Crust Rotisserie Chicken 1 Can of Cream of Corn Soup […]

 

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

The Front Door is no stranger to cupcakes; we’ve been known to run down the famed Denver Cupcake Truck and impress coworkers with our own kitchen prowess. There’s something about fall that makes us crave tradition and turn to the tried-and-true recipes of our mothers’. By this point though, we’re kind of over the always-present […]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

[columns_row width=”half”] [column] INGREDIENTS 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 cup dark brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 ½ cups canned pumpkin puree 3 ¼ cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda ½ teaspoon salt [/column] [column] 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon ground ginger […]