Summer Strawberry Bruschetta

Summer Strawberry Bruschetta by is the perfect appetizer for your summer gatherings!

Summer Strawberry Bruschetta has strawberries, apples, red onion, and purple basil served on a whole wheat crostini with chevre goat cheese- it's the perfect appetizer for your end of summer gatherings!  I love Bruschetta- everything!  Oh my.  I decided to throw a fruity twist into this classic recipe and I must say... I'm pretty darn glad I did!  It's got to be one of the BEST … [Read more...]

Harvest Chicken Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing

Harvest Chicken Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing by

Today, I'm excited to share one of my very favorite salads~ Harvest Chicken Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing with y'all. I promise you this dressing is to-die-for... SO Ah-mazing! This salad is just wonderful.  Oh and if you take off the chicken it's the perfect side salad to take along to all your holiday gatherings too.  Or it'd be a great way to use up some leftover Turkey … [Read more...]

Candied Choffy Caramel Apples

Choffy Caramel Apples are a classic autumn treat! by #recipes #caramel

Caramel Apples and I go waaayyy back... I've been quiet smitten with them for most of my life, actually! I remember as a kiddo helping my mom unwrap what felt like millions of caramels to deliciously-gooily dip our apples into.  Waiting for them to set up was painful!  But, then taking that first chewy, crunchy, juice-running-down-my-face bite.  Ahhhh... autumn. Now a days we get all … [Read more...]

Quick Tip for Apple Coring

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  Quick Tip for Apple Coring is my latest kitchen video... a simple way to prep an apple! It's the perfect healthy snack!  Especially if you serve it up with a whole bunch of peanut butter, right?!   You may find some of my other videos helpful too… Kitchen Tip Series… how to cut an Onion Kitchen Tip Series… how to cut a Pineapple Kitchen Tip Series… how to cut an … [Read more...]

Swiss Muesli

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    I love Swiss Muesli and this recipe has greek yogurt in it which is one of my very favorites! Swiss Muesli   Print Prep time 10 mins Total time 10 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Breakfast Serves: 4 Ingredients 2 C rolled oats 2 C low fat milk ½ C fat free vanilla greek yogurt ½ C dry chopped nuts (I used almonds and walnuts) … [Read more...]

Coconut-Carrot Muffins

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I'm so happy that Liz from A Sweet Baker is in the kitchen with us today! She's baked up a delightful Coconut-Carrot Muffin for us to enjoy.  Mmmm mmm. I'll let Liz take it from here...   Hi everyone! I'm back this month with a delicious muffin recipe! I had planned to make Morning Glory muffins because those are my favorite but one of my kids doesn't like raisins and the … [Read more...]

Apple Craisin Walnut Cookies

Apple Craisin Walnut Cookies by

I shared this recipe over at House of Smith's last month and it's SO yummy!  I wanted to share it with all of you too :) I just love Shelley- she's one of my favorite blogging friends.  As I'm sure you all know... she's so AWESOME and inspires me everyday! Shelley and I got to hang out a bit at a Blogger Event a couple weeks ago... we got to chatting about life and my weight loss … [Read more...]

Apple Banana Bread

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I love the fall because it's pretty hard to beat a fresh-off-the-tree apple and of course I find lots of yummy ways to bake them up too! This recipe has two of my favorite fruits--- Apples and Banana's.    I love them both so combining them in a delicious and healthy loaf was a no brainer... This Apple Banana Bread recipe is going to be come a fall favorite around your house … [Read more...]

Apple Pie Bites

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Fall is such a wonderful time of year when the leaves on the trees are turning and the weather's cooling down... I don't know about you but it puts me in the mood to do some yummy fall baking! These Apple Pie Bites are a quick and easy way to enjoy the taste of Apple Pie without all the work AND that's a win-win for me... Apple Pie Bites   Print Prep time 15 mins … [Read more...]

Apple Butter

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Heather from Heathers French Press has brought us an appley-fall-licious looking recipe that I'm dying to make and eat and enjoy! I won't keep y'all waiting any longer... I cannot believe it's October already, and I am so happy to be sharing one of my fall favorites with Ruthie today. Nothing says fall like apples and cider, and one of my all time favorite fall treats is … [Read more...]

Apple Pie Enchiladas

Apple Pie Enchiladas by

  Fall is in the air and I think that puts all in the mood for some delicious apple inspired desserts... You're going to love these delicious Apple Pie Enchiladas!   Apple Pie Enchiladas   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 20 mins Total time 35 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 8 Ingredients 21 oz can of apple pie filling (or … [Read more...]

Apple Printable

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I'm so happy that Jenny from The NY Melrose Family is here with us this month... she has all kinds of fun autumn ideas to share! Jenny's a school teacher so her love of apples makes perfect sense, I'll let her tell you all about it...   Can you believe that the Fall is here already? I'm so excited for the smells and tastes of Fall. Over at The NY Melrose Family, we love … [Read more...]