Chocolate Cookies

The Easiest Chocolate Cookies Ever and a NuNaturals Giveaway

When Ron from NuNatural’s offered to send me a box of his stevia products, including an bottle of chocolate syrup, I couldn’t resist making these holiday chocolate cookies. Friends and family can attest to the fact that I do not like to bake. There is nothing about the precision required to bake cookies, cakes and […]

Mexican Bean and Salsa Wonton Cups

A Healthy Appetizer – Mexican Bean and Salsa Wonton Cups

If you saw this appetizer plate on a buffet table, would you think to yourself, “Now there’s a healthy appetizer!” I’m guessing, probably not. Most of us think a “healthy appetizer” means the crudite platter, the fruit platter, or maybe the platter of lean meats we can top our cucumber slices with. I have a […]

Turkey Wrap

Holiday Turkey Pinwheel Appetizers with Goat Cheese and Apples

When it comes to serving holiday appetizers, pinwheels of any kind top my list. People can’t seem to resist any combination of ingredients rolled up into a tasty wrap, and these turkey pinwheels are no exception. My pinwheel obsession started years ago with these Avocado Cream and Chicken Rollups my son requested after a family […]

Turkey Breast and Swiss Cheese Melts

Healthy Leftover Turkey Recipes Your Family Will Love

Even if you aren’t hosting Thanksgiving this year, most likely you’ll come home after enjoying your holiday feast with enough turkey for a few sandwiches, if not a turkey casserole. It’s just a small group of us this year for Thanksgiving, so we’re heading off to Grandma Karen’s. She loves fussing around the kitchen. I […]

Crustless Kale and Mushroom Quiche

Crustless Quiche with Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Kale and Parmesan Cheese

  Happy Pre-Thanksgiving everyone! When it comes to Thanksgiving recipes, I have to have a crustless quiche in some form hiding up my sleeve. I find that if we eat a hearty breakfast before the festivities begin later in the day, we’re less likely to go for all the snack foods.

Apple Pie Bread

This Apple Bread Tastes Just Like Apple Pie!

If you’ve perused my recipe collection, you’ll find more than a few recipes adapted from Dr. Cookie’s Cookbook, but I have to say, this apple bread tops my list of most-liked.

Vegetable Curry with Zucchini and Sweet Potatoes

Vegetable Curry Soup with Zucchini and Sweet Potatoes

You won’t find many curry recipes on this blog, as Mr. Mike believes curry tastes like soap. I realize this is crazy thinking, but when you’ve been married for 33 years, you have to let some of these faulty assumptions go.