Top 10 Recipes of 2015

Hi Everyone, Happy New Years Eve!  Today I am sharing with you the most popular recipes of 2015.  It seems we have some oldies but goodies. Let’s get the party going. #10 – Stuffed Peppers – This is a classic traditional recipe and always a family favorite. #9 – Honey Glazed Roasted Carrots – A […]

Cranberry Champagne Cocktail

Hi Everyone, Today I have for you a special holiday drink that screams New Years and celebrates the season. Plus it’s low-calorie, which is a plus.  It is my Cranberry Champagne Cocktail. It’s made with two simple ingredients cranberry juice and champagne.  It’s light, bubbly and has a wonderful hint of cranberry with the love […]

Slow Cooker Ham

Hi Everyone, This year Christmas was a little different.  I normally make croissants from Trader Joe’s, have Mimosa’s, open presents and make a nice brunch.  This year Jenny was in Buffalo and it wasn’t the same.  Normally with a big brunch, we don’t have dinner because we are full from the brunch and we may […]

Merry Christmas

Hi Everyone, I just wanted to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Years.  May your holiday be filled with friends, family, good food and presents.  I also want to thank you for reading my blog over the years.  I love the comments, suggestions and the friendship.  I appreciate each and every one […]

Cashew Brittle

Hi Everyone, Looking to make a last-minute holiday gift or need a hostess gift?  I have the perfect, easy recipe for you.  Not only is it easy to make, tastes amazing and it’s less expensive to make, then it is to buy from your favorite candy store.  Oh the recipe is Cashew Brittle.  OMG!  It […]

German Chocolate Cupcakes

Hi Everyone, I was requested at work to make German Chocolate Cupcakes and I’ll be honest I never had German Chocolate Cake.  I know, can you believe that?  How could I not?  It’s made with wonderful things like chocolate, coconut, pecans and almonds, all of my favorite things.  So I did a google search for […]

Cranberry Macadamia Nut Cookies

Hi Everyone, Today I am excited to share with you my holiday cookie recipe that I made for the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap.  This is the 5th year of the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap and I was lucky enough to have joined for all 5 years.  Basically how it works is that you […]

Baked Brie with Cranberries & Almonds #SundaySupper

Hi Everyone, Today #SundaySupper has teamed up with Gallo Family Vineyards to share with you our favorite holiday recipes.  I love this time of year because of the Christmas music, the warm cozy comfort foods, the smell of Christmas trees and whiffs of cinnamon and baked cookies.  It’s just so comforting and no matter where […]

Butter Cookies

Hi Everyone, I have a confession, I am lazy!  What I mean is I am lazy when it comes to cookies.  I am not one to roll them out, frost them and make them all pretty and in perfect shapes. I just don’t have the patience for that.  I’m lucky I even take the time […]

Easy to Make Homemade Foodie Gifts

Hi Everyone, Today I put together some very simple holiday foodie gifts that are perfect for making in advance and giving at the holiday time.  One thing I am in not a complicated person and either are today’s recipes.  Most things are made with basic ingredients that you have in your kitchen or are very easy to […]