Whipping Cream from Scratch

I’ve finally figured out after all this time of buying whipping cream in a can, that I can make it from scratch and it is far better AND easy to do.  You won’t believe the taste ...

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Fresh (Chunky) Guacamole

There’s nothing like fresh guacamole.  You can buy it at the store, but it’s not worth the calories, in my opinion.  Make it just as you are ready to eat it and enjoy the chunky ...

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Beer Battered Fried Mushrooms

It’s football watching weekend again.  This time the game food is Fried Mushrooms with a Horseradish Dipping Sauce.  Watch these disappear quickly as you serve them to your family and ...

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Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

If you have a craving for buffalo wings, why not make it healthier with these Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps?  Take this twist on your favorite finger food and enjoy the same bold taste without ...

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Apple Stuffed Pork Loin

Fall is in the air and if you enjoy cooking like me, you can’t wait to start making recipes with pumpkin, apples and cranberries.  Try this apple stuffed pork loin for dinner tonight. ...

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How to dice an onion

When I learned from a culinary expert how to dice an onion, I quickly realized that not only would it help me be more consistent … but what a time saver too!  Now I’m inspired to ...

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Coconut Breaded Chicken Fingers

Here’s a grown-up recipe for a kid’s favorite- chicken fingers.   Give your chicken tenders a whole new twist simply by adding coconut to your breadcrumbs.  You won’t believe ...

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Game Day Hot Corn Dip

Headed to a football watching party today and need a good dip recipe?  Try this hot corn dip.  Turn up the heat and add a few more jalepenos, if you wish.  Serve with tortilla chips or ...

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Chilled Tomato Soup

It’s summer.  It’s hot.  And I have plenty of garden vegetables I need to use.  What better way to enjoy them than this chilled tomato soup, also known as Gazpacho.  I make ...

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Oven-Baked Oatmeal

Wake up Sunday morning to the smell of cinnamon, brown sugar and vanilla with one of my favorite breakfast recipes- Baked Oatmeal. Cut a slice into a bowl and top with milk, raisins, toasted ...

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