Gram’s English Toffee

Gram's English Toffee by

Gram's English Toffee I LOVE Christmas and especially Christmas Baking, it's the one time a year that I make my Grandma Louise's Christmas Candy.  As most of you all know my Gram had a cooking show in the 60's and she's the inspiration for my blog... baking her candy recipes always reminds me of so many wonderful childhood Christmas memories! Gram's English Toffee is probably the … [Read more...]

doTERRA Pumpkin Pie

DoTerra Pumpkin Pie by

doTERRA Pumpkin Pie   Have you all heard about doTERRA Essential Oils?? I LOVE them... I keep a bottle of Lavender Oil in my kitchen for easy access when I burn myself!  (which happens, right!)  Oh yah, I LOVE Lavender in my bath water too. I also flavor my drinking water with a little bit of Lemon Oil and it tastes fabulous.  There are so many different uses for … [Read more...]

Candy Cane Crinkle Cookies

Candy Cane Crinkle Cookie by

Candy Cane Crinkle Cookies Candy Cane Crinkle Cookies are a super simple recipe to throw together!  It's starts from a cake mix and is ready in almost no time at all.  I'm in love with peppermint/chocolate combination at this time of year AND these cookies are the perfect combination :) 5.0 from 1 reviews Candy Cane Crinkle Cookies...   Print Prep time 15 mins … [Read more...]

Turkey Mushroom Pasta Bake

Leftover Turkey Mushroom Bake by

Turkey Mushroom Pasta Bake   Turkey Mushroom Pasta Bake is an easy, creamy, savory dinner dish AND the yummiest way to use up leftover turkey. Gradually add milk and cream while whisking.  Bring to boil and cook for 2 minutes, continually stirring, until thickened.  Add turkey, salt and pepper; heat through. Add pasta to turkey mixture and stir to coat.  Add 3/4 C … [Read more...]

What’s Cooking in your kitchen (week 20)

What's Cooking... in your kitchen? by

What’s Cooking in your Kitchen?   A Weekly Dinner Menu Round-Up   Sometimes we all need a little help figuring out what to make for dinner!  What’s Cooking… in your kitchen, is a Dinner Menu Round-Up that will help take the guess work out of dinner!   Monday:  Gosh, I love pasta and this recipe from Chef in Training sounds and looks just delightful! Chicken … [Read more...]

Thai Chicken Pumpkin Stew

Thai Chicken Pumpkin Stew by

Thai Chicken Pumpkin Stew I seriously don't like to waste food so, what do to with half a can of pumpkin?  Give this delicious and easy Thai Chicken Pumpkin Stew a try! Thai Chicken Pumpkin Stew   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 25 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Soup Serves: 4 Ingredients Thai Chicken Pumpkin Stew 1 lb … [Read more...]

Brown Sugar Banana Squash

Brown Sugar Banana Squash by

Brown Sugar Banana Squash   Brown Sugar Banana Squash is the the culmination of autumn baking in my world, the sweet but mild tasting banana squash is a perfect side dish for any autumn or winter table!  We actually grew several of these banana squash in our garden this year, a couple of them are ginormous so this recipe will definitely be making an appearance on our Thanksgiving … [Read more...]

Simple Thanksgiving Place Setting

Simple Thanksgiving Place Setting by

Simple Thanksgiving Place Setting   I just wanted to share this fun and simple Thanksgiving Place Setting idea with you today!   It's super easy to put together and will add just that little bit to your Thanksgiving Table! I grabbed the large felt leaf, the bag of leaves, and ribbon at the dollar store, the paint cards are free at any store that sells paint, and … [Read more...]

Crock-pot Cranberry Orange Bread

Crock-Pot Cranberry Orange Bread by

Crock-pot Cranberry Orange Bread Crock-pot Cranberry Orange Bread is such an absolutely mouth-watering little loaf!  I'm such a sucker for anything orange and cranberry but THEN put them in a loaf and I'm all over it :) Crock-pot Cranberry Orange Bread   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 4 hours Total time 4 hours 20 mins   Author: … [Read more...]

Leftover Turkey Soup

Leftover Turkey Soup by

Leftover Turkey Soup   Leftover Turkey Soup is a quick and easy crock-pot dinner idea that's great for using up some of your Thanksgiving Turkey leftovers!   It's a tasty soup that will be right ready when you get home from a long day of Christmas shopping :) Leftover Turkey Soup...   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 6 hours Total time 6 hours 20 mins … [Read more...]

Pot Roast Chili

Pot Roast Chili by

Pot Roast Chili After making yesterday's delicious Slow Cooker Pot Roast here's a savory soup to use up any leftover's :) Pot Roast Chili...   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: Recipe type: Soup Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 tsp olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 Tbsp cumin 2 tsp chili … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Slow Cooker Pot Roast by

Slow Cooker Pot Roast Slow Cooker Pot Roast is just drop dead amazing! Seriously.  The BEST way to cook a roast, it has a full rich flavor that is just wonderful.  Make sure to save your leftovers because tomorrow I'm going to share a delicious leftover Pot Roast Chili that's every bit as good :) Slow Cooker Pot Roast...   Print Author: … [Read more...]