Recipes

Cup with Bible verse

Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix I have a secret to share with you. So you walk into your favorite Starbucks and order your favorite coffee, maybe a pumpkin spice latte–as soon as their available. I love to go to Starbucks, and order my favorite drink, too.  Oh, so that’s not the secret part. I actually don’t […]

Nov 23, 2020

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Pumpkin Spice Granola for Fall Ahh fall! My absolute favorite season! I love nearly everything about fall! Bath and Body Works wonderful collection of fall scents! Sweater weather Soup season The beauty of the changing leaves The deliciously crisp cool mornings. And so many pumpkin spice offerings! I’ve got the perfect fall recipe for you!  […]

Sep 23, 2020

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Italian Zucchini Casserole

Italian Zucchini Casserole Zucchini the most prolific veggie of summer.  It seems everywhere you can find zucchini during the summer.  And if you grow zucchini, you’re probably looking for dishes to make with it, and friends to share.  When my husband shared zucchini with a co-worker who is from a New Jersey Italian family, he […]

Aug 24, 2020

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hot fudge sauce over ice cream

Ma’s Hot Fudge Sauce Friends we’re in the dog days of summer.  Heat, heat  and more heat with humidity thrown in for good measure!  Days like this make me want to be a kid again, spending the day by the pool and the enjoying some ice cream.  While I can’t help with the pool, I […]

Jul 7, 2020

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Delicious Juicy Hamburgers

Delicious Juicy Hamburgers The Fourth of July is on a Saturday this year!  How awesome is that!  Everyone will be doing a little, or a lot of grilling this weekend .  Delicious juicy hamburgers are a staple of  any grilling weekend, and I have the perfect recipe for you!   To make this recipe easily […]

Jun 29, 2020

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Roasted broccoli with walnuts

Roasted Broccoli with Walnuts Years ago I found this delicious recipe for orecchiette with roasted broccoli and walnuts in an issue of Real Simple Magazine.  I quickly became a fan!  I love pasta!  All kinds of pasta, except fettuccine Alfredo that I had a very unfortunate, but comical incident with in college!  Alfredo sauce is […]

May 18, 2020

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Crunchy Oat Waffles

Crunchy Oat Waffles Happy Monday everyone!  The stay home order has been lifted and if you’re like me, maybe you’re heading back to work today.  If you’re lucky enough to have a leisurely weekend morning, these crunchy oat waffles make a wonderful breakfast.  They are crispy on the outside and tender on the inside with […]

May 4, 2020

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Turkey Shepard's Pie

Turkey Shepherd’s Pie Rachael Ray has a fabulous recipe for Smokey Turkey Shepherd’s Pie.  I love Rachael Ray and several of her recipes are staples in our house.   Like most recipes though, I like to make my own modifications that as a result, make it a better fit our family. Add nutrition,  and keep the […]

Apr 20, 2020

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DARK CHOCOLATE PISTACHIO GRANOLA

Dark Chocolate Pistachio Granola This morning I had dark chocolate pistachio granola for breakfast and it was AMAZING!!!  Oh my,  so good!  If you’ve been following my blog lately, you know I clearly LOVE granola!  I’ve been enjoying trying out different varieties of granola and so far not one has disappointed!    Although the ingredients […]

Apr 13, 2020

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roasted asparagus

Roasted Asparagus I love this time of year when asparagus is returning to the grocery stores!  The definitely means on of my favorites, roasted asparagus is returning to our table!    We are extra blessed during this season because our sweet neighbors a  grow and sell asparagus.   If you haven’t tried Mayer’s asparagus, you definitely […]

Apr 6, 2020

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