If your children love chocolate and bananas together! Try this special treat during the Halloween season and bake up a batch of these Love Muffins for your little Halloween Ghosts and Goblins. [Read more…]
Do you know the feeling of craving something so bad that it is all you can think about? Today’s craving was Italian. I had all the ingredients on hand and even had homemade spaghetti sauce (see recipe here) in my freezer, so it was really a “no brainer”…Baked Spaghetti cured the latest craving!
Happy fall ya’ll! Tis the season for all things Pumpkin!
Fall is my most favorite season of all. I love watching the leaves on the trees turn to their fall colors of gold, orange, and red. I love the flavors of different types of soups and chili. Pumpkins, gourds, and squash are at their peak, so why not take advance of the harvest by baking lots of pumpkin bread. My most recent pumpkin bread inspiration is Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread. [Read more…]
As a child growing up in Missouri, I never tasted foods such as shrimp, kale, artichokes, or risotto. It was only a few years ago, when I discovered the Food Network, that I ever considered cooking with them. Until that time, it was good old southern cooking (fried chicken, pork chops, biscuits, gravy, etc.). I have become somewhat more adventurous, for example Shrimp Risotto with Mushrooms and Spinach. [Read more…]
A Cowboy Cookie is usually huge and heartily crammed with chocolate chips, oatmeal, nuts and peanut butter. In other words, all things delish but honestly I could not resist adding a couple more things like dried cranberries and dates to create a taste explosion. These cookies are so packed with goodness, the size of each cookie needed to be cut in half to become Little Cowboy Cookies with Cranberries and Dates. [Read more…]