Throwback Thursday, 3 Cauliflower Favorites

Cauliflower is a wonderful vegetable that I often overlook, not only is it nutritious, it’s quite versatile It’s great raw in salads, delicious roasted, and paired with cheese it makes a wonderful soup We’ve had some very cold weather in the South this week, so let’s make a pot of comfort soup! Cut off stem … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Air Fryer Rosemary Red Potato Wedges

We have been playing with our new air fryer with much success! I must mention that there are many different types and brands of air fryers so cooking times and results can vary Ours is a 10 QT Power XL Vortex Air Fryer Pro {I bought it at Bed Bath and Beyond using a 20% … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Slow Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Soup

Here we are, 5 days until Christmas, and if you are short on time, this soup can really be a life saver! This soup is easy to make, family friendly, and comfort in a bowl! Hamburger meat, frozen hash browns, chicken broth cheese, bacon and seasonings… All you have to do is brown the meat … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Grown-up Mac & Cheese

I think just about everybody likes good ol’ macaroni & cheese and I will admit we often serve Stouffer’s Macaroni & Cheese at my house… but when I saw a recipe for Truffled Mac & Cheese, I knew I had to try it! Black Truffle oil is magic stuff, it adds a wonderful umami flavor, … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Pecan Pie Biscuit Bake, for Breakfast or Dessert!

We had a combination of traditional and non traditional dishes for Thanksgiving Instead of turkey we had grilled Lamb Lollipops with a traditional Green Bean Casserole, Mom’s Stuffing, Creamed Onions, and Macaroni and Cheese for the kids The boys devoured the lamb chops, they were so good! No one in my family likes pumpkin pie … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Parmesan Pumpkin & Bacon Spirals

Now that it’s officially pumpkin season, celebrate with these savory spirals full of creamy pumpkin, bacon and Parmesan cheese These spirals are super simple to make, and you can serve them for any meal or for party appetizers I had some for dinner the other night with a side of broccoli salad All you need … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Apple, Pear, & Walnut Galette

Galettes are one of my go to favorites This one is perfect for September and thoughts of Fall Yummmmmy caramelized onions … A tasty base for freshly sliced apples and pears You can make a fancy arrangement or just toss them on I did a combo of slices and chopped apples Now comes the good … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday, Spring Roll Wraps with Sweet Chili Peanut Paste

Here’s what I love about spring rolls~  the fresh vegetables and wonderful colors peaking through the transparent paper wrapper Here’s what I hate about spring rolls~  often they are hard to eat, and when you dip them, the sauce always seems to drip everywhere and the roll falls apart Soooooo, I re-invented them a little… … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Golden Zucchini Chips

I recently had Zucca Chips at North Italia, an upscale Italian restaurant chain, and let me warn you, they are addicting! I wanted to see if I could recreate them I found many recipe versions on Pinterest, some fried and some baked… The fried versions sounded pretty labor intensive so I opted for a healthier, … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Peachy Pecan Bread

I had 2 juicy ripe summer peaches that needed to be used so I decided to make a peach and pecan quick bread, inspired by a recipe on my bucket list this month I love quick breads because they are made with pantry staples They’re easy to assemble and will fill your kitchen with tempting … Continue reading