No Bake Granola Bars

I have never had homemade Granola Bars before making these. I always thought the store bought were so good, wow was I mistaken! I am shocked at how wonderful these were compared to store bought. I will never buy another box of Granola Bars from the store again. I put a lot of goodies in my Granola Bars…… chocolate chips, […]

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French Apple Cake

French Apple Cake is a dessert with a custard, apple rich base and a cake like topping. Slices instead of chunks of sweet apple made this a little different than the traditional French Apple Cake. The recipe is from America’s Test Kitchen and I made this in a cooking class that I attended. This is not a real sweet dessert. […]

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Broccoli Apple Bacon Salad

What a delicious combination with broccoli, onion, apples, cranberries, sunflower seeds and did I mention there is an entire 1/2 pound of bacon!!! All that goodness tossed with a homemade sweet and sour dressing made this a wonderful salad. This was another recipe from a class that I attended.   Ingredients   In a large bowl add the broccoli.   […]

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Apple Fritter Bread

Apple Fritter Bread is filled with chopped apples, a cinnamon sugar mixture with nuts (optional), a wonderful tasting loaf and topped with glaze. It tasted amazing!!!!! This recipe was made at a cooking class that I attended. Other than the picture above, all pictures were taken at the class making it hard to get decent pictures as we moved along […]

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Easy Blueberry Cream Cheese Braid

Made with crescent rolls, filled with Blueberries and Cream Cheese then drizzled with a lemon flavored icing is what makes this one amazing treat! You can put this together in no time at all. It is sure to be a big hit. This is another recipe from the cooking class that I went to. I apologize for the picture quality […]

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Rambutan

What in the world do you do with these Rambutans? My husband found them at the grocery store and thought they would make a good post. They look like a sea creature but are actually a hairy like fruit. When you slice open the exterior you will find a sweet fruit inside that tastes like a grape with a single […]

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Caramel Apple Pizza

Pie crust on a cookie sheet covered in apples with cinnamon and sugar. Top that off with a brown sugar, butter and oats crumb topping. Baked then drizzled with caramel syrup for a delicious fall dessert.   Ingredients   Spray a cookie sheet with cooking oil.   Lay the two pieces of dough onto the pan and pinch the seam […]

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Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes is a great way to use up the last of the tomatoes that didn’t get a chance to ripen from your garden. A simple and quick recipe that is a delicious side dish for any meal.   Ingredients   Put your sliced green tomatoes into a medium bowl. Pour the buttermilk over the tomatoes.   Pour the […]

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Pumpkin Bread

What a great bread for the holidays that any level of cook can make. There is no kneading this Pumpkin Bread and this recipe is as easy as it gets! It is a delicious and moist recipe that you mix with a spatula or whisk. I adapted this recipe from a Taste of Homes magazine recipe back in the 1990’s. […]

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