Pumpkin Tart Favorite

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She did not care for pumpkin pie, my niece that is. A self proclaimed pumpkin pie non-lover. Until I handed her a slice of this little diddy. The best Pumpkin Tart you will ever have. Consider it a sophisticated step up from your average pumpkin pie. I must warn you, there is tempering of eggs […]

Cheese and Wine Dip

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I am so sorry for this one. Really I am. Putting these things together and then dumping it into a bread bowl is dietary uncool for those watching their physique. But you know what, it’s the holidays and Carbo Loading with Cheese and Wine are ideal for those ‘cheat days’ methinks. Come to think of […]

Delectable Mashed Potato Recipe

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It is almost Turkey Time! Would you like to try a new mashed potato recipe? Here is a Delectable Mashed Potato Recipe. This recipe has been a gold card member for many years in the recipe binder.   The flavors, look oddly enough, see can pair with most any meal, from lamb to turkey.  Heck, […]

Dad is great. Gives us the Chocolate Cake!

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Does anyone here remember Bill Cosby’s Skit eons ago? It was an HBO special that aired ad nauseum during my youth. Each and every time it aired, we howled.  We all knew my Daddy would have completely channeled Bill Cosby.  My mother?  Being a product of the 50’s, would have responded in utter disgust. After watching […]

Best Pumpkin Seeds Recipe Ever

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It is that time again. Toasted pumpkin seeds recipe time! My sister-in-law shared this recipe with me a few years back. It was from her Church. Each year the Church hands it out right before Halloween. Everyone in the congregation calls it “The Best Pumpkin Seeds Recipe Ever”. It’s the same recipe I post lasted […]

Caramel Apple Salad

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Talk about a taste explosion. This one is the bomb. A Caramel Apple Salad. If you need an original recipe to take to a Halloween Potluck, discount this is your vibe. It makes a lot, advice but you will be surprised by how many people go back for seconds. You will get text messages at […]

Chicken Marsala {Fast Dinner}

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There are so many recipes out there for this one. Chicken Marsala. My intention with this post would be to inspire you to find your own culinary Marsala delight that works for your tribe. Why? Because this one saves my booty on countless nights when it comes to preparing a fast dinner. When  I need dinner […]

Baked French Toast With Macadamia Nuts

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Baked French Toast With Macadamia Nuts, I’ll take it any way I can get it.  What appeals to me is it sweetness along with the cinnamon and that magic crunch from the roasted nuts. The inspiration came from the discount rack at the store, $.99 for a load of day old bread. Add some milk (whole,) eggs, and […]

Haagen-Dazs Forever

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Orange County, it was the 1980’s. There was a local Haagen-Dazs store. It smelled like heaven dressed in dark red and white. Come Sunday night it was a go-to when the DMV bestowed yours truly with a driver’s license. The question was how many under-aged teenagers could I pile in my Mazada? I fly, you […]