The Latest Recipes

10
Dec

Creamy Turkey Tetrazzini

Creamy turkey tetrazzini is a delicious and cheesy pasta bake that makes using up leftovers easy and scrumptious! It’s perfect after a holiday when you have leftover turkey, or you can use leftover chicken anytime of the year. It’s so easy and satisfying that it might just become a new weeknight staple! Easy Turkey Tetrazzini...
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09
Dec

My Favorite Homemade Cinnamon Roll Recipe

This cinnamon roll recipe creates perfectly fluffy, golden, gooey-on-the-inside rolls with a delicious frosting that you may be tempted to eat by itself! And I promise, it’s simple. You can make it on a lounge-y, cool morning and it’ll warm you and your loved ones up right away! The Best Homemade Cinnamon Rolls There are...
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06
Dec

Shortbread Cookies

Easy shortbread cookies are crunchy, crumbly, and sweet (both to eat and look at!) and are so simple and fun to bake. You can feel the coziness in your home grow stronger when the wafting smell of these easy cookies fills your space, and it’s kinda the best thing ever. Shortbread Cookies Shortbread cookies have...
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Crunchy and sweet with the perfect balance of chocolate and peppermint, candy cane meringue cookies are the best cookie to make your holiday season more festive and sweet.
05
Dec

Candy Cane Meringue Cookies

Crunchy and sweet with the perfect balance of chocolate and peppermint, candy cane meringue cookies are the best cookie to make your holiday season more festive and sweet. Candy Cane Meringue Cookies The holidays are the best time to try your hand at some more creative and out there baking projects. And these cute and...
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04
Dec

My Favorite Sugar Cookie Recipe

These perfect sugar cookies are moist and soft but keep their shape well, and are perfect for any holiday occasion! They’re simple to make, too. Just make the dough, chill it, roll it, shape it, and bake it! And of course, don’t forget to decorate it. The Best Sugar Cookie Recipe My wonderful neighbor Heather...
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03
Dec

Homemade Peppermint Bark

Homemade peppermint bark is the perfect holiday treat that’s easy to make and tastes yummy all season long! It’s only 3 ingredients and just takes a little time to let the chocolate set — other than that, it’s the easiest holiday sweet treat ever! Peppermint Bark Recipe We are in the swing of holiday things,...
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02
Dec

DIY Sewing Kit in a Jar – Homemade Christmas Gift

This DIY sewing kit in a jar is such a fun, creative, simple, and sweet gift for the crafty ones in your life! You can quickly make a few for the odds and ends of your holiday gifting list — give them as host gifts, to teachers, to mail and garbage workers, or to anyone...
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28
Nov

Bless this Mess Guift Guide 2019: Neighbor gifts

Wondering what to gift your neighbor you barely know? Browse this gift guide for neighbors to get a few great ideas! 15 Gift Ideas for Neighbors that You Only Kinda Know Do you give Christmas gifts to your neighbors? I’m sure you give gifts to your neighbors that are also your friends, but what about...
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27
Nov

Bless this Mess Gift Guide 2019: Home Cook

I love a gift guide, and this one’s all about the food lover in your life! Gift ideas for the home cook that are perfect for the holidays. Home Cook Gift Guide These are some of my favorite kitchen supplies that I love, use, and can’t imagine my kitchen without. Perfect for you and your...
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26
Nov

Bless this Mess Gift Guide 2019: Homesteader

Have a gardening or farming lover on your list? This homesteader gift guide is perfect for those who love to grow and make their own food! Gift Guide for Homesteaders (And Wanna-Be Homesteaders) These gifts are perfect for you or anyone in your life who loves farming, gardening, homesteading, preserving, or self-sufficiency. Whether you have...
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25
Nov

Bless this Mess Gift Guide 2019: Food Gift Baskets

Looking for the perfect gift ideas for a relative, host, neighbor, or teacher? These food gift baskets are fun and functional for everyone on your list! 15 Deliciously Awesome Food Gift Baskets The older I get, the more I appreciate gifts of food. Seriously, a basket full of food is an amazing gift! It’s functional,...
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Thanksgiving Recipes
24
Nov

Thanksgiving Recipes from Bless this Mess

Need more ideas for Thanksgiving dishes to fill up your table? Here are my favorite ones that are simple to make and delicious to enjoy with your favorite people on the big holiday! Thanksgiving Dishes to Make This Year This post is making me so very happy. I have TONS of recipes on the blog...
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Bless This Mess - About Me

I’m Melissa, and I want to help you feed your family wholesome food.

As a hobby farmer and mom of five, I’m all about keeping it simple in the kitchen. I want healthy meals that feed my family well, and then I want to get back to my (messy) life. Let’s work together to find something yummy for your dinner table.