Sweet and Savory Snacks

The holidays always have us in a rush. Between trying to get the kids stuff ready for school, finals and then family time…I find that thinking about getting gifts together is a bit of a chore. So, years ago I started experimenting with snacks. Rather than baking dozens and dozens of cookies I realized a […]

Not Your Mama’s Same Old Pumpkin

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Thanksgiving is going to be here in a week so I am starting to really focus on all of the foods I will be preparing. This year I am going to try and make things everyone LOVES rather just the same old stuff I have been making for decades. Branching out a bit you might […]

Fall Vegetable Sides

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November and fall is in the air. These dishes are easy enough for nightly dinners and elegant enough you can impress your Thanksgiving guests.  Say goodbye to the terrible boiled days of Brussels Sprouts. In fact, promise me and those you cook for that you will NEVER BOIL them. Because when BS are boiled they […]

Fall Vegetable Sides

November and fall is in the air. These dishes are easy enough for nightly dinners and elegant enough you can impress your Thanksgiving guests.  Say goodbye to the terrible boiled days of Brussels Sprouts. In fact, promise me and those you cook for that you will NEVER BOIL them. Because when BS are boiled they […]

Spooky Treats

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S’mores on a Stick 12 graham crackers, split in 1/2 3 cups Ghirardelli dark chocolate melts 1 small container marshmallow fluff popsicle sticks assorted Halloween sprinkles Spread 2-3 tablespoons of marshmallow cream on one 1/2 of the graham cracker. Place a stick in the middle and then put another graham square on top. Melt the […]