From healthy breakfasts to decadent desserts, comforting dinners and holiday treats, these were your favorite recipes from the past year!

A bunch of different types of food

How is it possible that 2014 is already coming to a close?! It really seemed to go by fast and overall it was a pretty good year for my little blog! I can’t believe how much Belle of the Kitchen has grown and how much I have learned over the past 12 months. Any success I have had is thanks to all of you wonderful, amazing, fantastic readers! I could not have done all of this without your support and kind words. Anytime one of you leaves me a comment, sends me an email, tells me you’ve tried and loved a recipe…. my heart just swells. If you’re here reading this, I thank you from the bottom of my heart! 🙂

So let’s get right to it! Simply click any of the pictures below to be taken straight to the recipe.

Let’s go ahead and start with the top recipe of the past year. There was no surprise for me with this one since it has been pinned over 150 THOUSAND TIMES! Wowzers! It’s one of my family’s absolute favorite, easy dinner recipes and if you haven’t gotten to try it out yet, you should!

Cheesy Crockpot Tortellini
A plate of tortellini with a fork

Fanta Jack O’Lantern Floats
cups of Fanta and vanilla ice cream with jack o\' lantern faces

Kale, Apple, & Banana Smoothie
A close up of a mason jar filled with a green smoothie

Mason Jar Rainbow Cake
a mason jar filled with cake, frosting, and sprinkles

Best Ever Homemade Spaghetti Sauce
a white dish filled with spaghetti sauce

Skinny Broccoli Salad
A bowl of broccoli salad

Easy Lemon BarsA stack of three lemon cheesecake bars

Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup

(shared by Carrie from Kenarry: Ideas for the Home)
A bowl of potato soup topped with bacon and cheese

Brunswick Stew
A bowl of Brunswick Stew

Pesto Alfredo Tortellini with Smoked Sausage
A plate filled with tortellini and sausage