Happy Thanksgiving

Hi Everyone, I just wanted to wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving!  I hope you have a wonderful day full of friends, family, laughter and food.  I also wanted you to know that I am very thankful for all of you.  Thank you for reading Peanut Butter and Peppers.  I appreciate so much […]

Classic Pumpkin Pie

Hi Everyone, Well tomorrow is the big day.  Are you prepared for Thanksgiving?  I have been making all of my favorite side dishes for Thanksgiving, not really planning a big Thanksgiving dinner.  One thing about this time of year is it is just my Husband and I.  I don’t feel it’s worth putting all of […]

Caramelized Herb Roasted Carrots

Hi Everyone, With Thanksgiving just around the corner I am practicing on my side dishes.  I was shopping at Trader Joe’s and I saw these beautiful petite colored carrots.  I thought they were just adorable, so I had to buy them.  If you shop at Trader Joe’s and you are in need of carrots, check […]

Classic Sausage and Herb Dressing with a Twist

Hi Everyone, My favorite dish at Thanksgiving is stuffing.  I could truly eat a whole batch myself.  I love the seasoned bread cubes with little surprises of added goodness.  I learned something this Thanksgiving season.  What is the difference between stuffing and dressing?  Stuffing is the bread mixture you stuff the bird with.  Dressing is the […]

Cranberry Cherry Bourbon Vanilla Sauce

Hi Everyone, One of my favorite, favorite Thanksgiving side dishes is Cranberry Sauce.  Oh my gosh, I could just eat a whole bowl of it.  It is simply delish and it’s so easy to make, so put the canned stuff back and make your own.  I’ll be honest, I never had canned cranberry sauce.  I’ve […]

24 Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Hi Everyone, I can’t believe Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  I have so many recipes I want to try out this year, but time has gotten away from me.  Today I want to share with you my favorite Thanksgiving side dishes.  Now is the time to plan for your meal.  Get your grocery lists […]

Balsamic Glazed Pork Tenderloin

Hi Everyone, Today I am sharing with you a wonderful, flavor quick dinner that looks like you spent a lot of time on it and it only contains 4 ingredients.  You can’t beat that.  Today I have for you Balsamic Glazed Pork Tenderloin.  One of my family favorites. The pork is juicy, tender with a […]

Caramelized Butternut Squash

Hi Everyone, I am such a weirdo.  Normally on Sunday’s I bake cookies, brownies etc.. but today I was craving Butternut Squash.  So at 6:30 on Sunday morning, I made the most delicious Butternut Squash that will be perfect for Thanksgiving or anytime of the year.  As you can guess it, today’s recipe is Caramelized […]

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Hi Everyone, Today I have for a recipe that I have shared on my blog back in October 2011.  That was my first year blogging and my photography was horrible and so was the recipe writing.  I have been wanting to re-make this recipe for years and finally did.  It is a big hit with […]

Apple Crumb Bars

Hi Everyone, This past weekend my family and I headed up to Apple Hill.  If you never been to Apple Hill, it is a fantastic time.  It is located in Placerville, CA, just at the base of the Sierra Mountains.  This time of year they have apples of course, pumpkins, BBQ, animals, fishing ponds and […]