October 15th, 2013

Fall

Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze

Posted on Oct 7th, 2010

I saw this Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze over at Lick the Bowl Good a few weeks ago and made it that very day.  My kids smelled it…

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Apple Oatmeal Muffins

Posted on Oct 4th, 2012

I love baking with apples!  And I must say, this is one of the tastiest muffin recipes I've tried in quite awhile.  The combination of…

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Apple Pecan Praline Bread (Market Monday)

Posted on Oct 27th, 2013

Saturday was the last day our local farmers' market was open for the season. Which means this will be the last Market Monday post until next May. I…

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Asian Plum Sauce (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 15th, 2014

I just love fall fruit! And the plums at the farmers' market this week looked absolutely gorgeous. In fact, I bought way more than we could eat or…

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Brown Sugar Balsamic Roasted Baby Carrots

Posted on Mar 30th, 2015

My kids won't touch raw carrots with a 10 foot pole, but they all love cooked carrots. Which is weird to me, because they're carrots either way.…

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Caramelized Onion Dip

Posted on Oct 27th, 2014

I love onions--unlike the rest of my family--so this Caramelized Onion Dip is right up my alley! I use onions in almost all of my savory dishes…

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Creamy Parmesan Baked Acorn Squash

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2014

I've always considered myself someone who doesn't really like squash. But over the years, I have tried some variations of squash that I found…

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Crispy Garlic Rosemary Smashed Potatoes (Market Monday)

Posted on Oct 21st, 2013

I love potatoes! They're such a versatile vegetable, and inexpensive too! I admit, I'm kind of partial to French fries, but I love them roasted,…

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Easy Apple Fritter Pull-Apart Bread

Posted on Oct 17th, 2014

On the weekends, I take turns cooking with my boys, letting them choose the menu and help prepare the meal. This Easy Apple Fritter Pull-Apart Bread…

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Easy Fruit Cobbler

Posted on Oct 29th, 2009

It is so handy to have a dessert like this in your repertoire.  And let me tell you, dessert doesn't get much easier than this. It only took…

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Grilled Corn and Potato Chowder

Posted on Sep 26th, 2013

I love a good chowder, and corn chowder is one of my favorites. I've tried a lot of corn chowder recipes over the years, and this recipe is the one I…

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Honey Ginger Roasted Carrots

Posted on Aug 26th, 2013

For almost nine years my youngest has claimed he doesn't like carrots, until he tried these Honey Ginger Roasted carrots. I'm right there with him.…

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Lazy Sunday Casserole

Posted on Mar 17th, 2012

I knew when I spotted this Lazy Sunday Casserole on Pinterest, it was going to be good.  I had no idea how good.  And the rest of…

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Maple Poached Pears with Maple Cinnamon Mascarpone

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2014

Pears are one of my favorite fall fruits. I love their sweet, mild flavor, and there are so many pretty colors, sizes and varieties available. And…

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Potato and Rainbow Chard Frittata (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 24th, 2013

Let me tell you why I love frittatas.  First, they are a great way to use up all the  leftover veggies, meats and cheeses that might be…

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Potato, Herb & Goat Cheese Frittata with Tomatoes

Posted on May 17th, 2013

This delicious frittata features potatoes and fresh herbs.  It's a quick and easy meal that's perfect for breakfast or dinner. I tried this…

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Pumpkin Cornbread

Posted on Nov 5th, 2013

Until now, I've always been the only person in my family who likes cornbread. So although I love it, I rarely make it. Because I end up eating the…

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Quick & Easy Skillet Apple Pie

Posted on Sep 28th, 2014

Have you ever been in a pinch and needed an impressive, "tastes-like-homemade", dessert in a hurry? This Quick & Easy Skillet Apple Pie is the…

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Roasted Broccoli with Breadcrumbs

Posted on Nov 20th, 2015

I love broccoli though, and I love that it's so good for you! One cup of broccoli provides over 100% of your daily allowance for vitamin C…

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Roasted Garlic, Dill & Lemon Potatoes

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2015

Potatoes are the one side dish I can always count on to satisfy everyone in my family. No one ever complains or refuses to eat them. So I'm always…

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Roasted Tomatillo Salsa (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 29th, 2014

I was excited to spot tomatillos at my local farm stand this week. They seem to have such a short growing season here in Colorado that…

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Sauteed Buttered Leeks (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2014

I love leeks! Which is no surprise, since I'm a huge fan of garlic and onions. They are such a wonderful addition to so many dishes. I…

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Sauteed Chicken with Fresh Plum Salsa

Posted on Dec 28th, 2015

The holidays are over, which means it's time for us to start watching what we eat a little more carefully.And this delicious Sauteed Chicken with…

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Slow Cooker Apple Cobbler

Posted on Sep 9th, 2016

If there's a fall dessert that begs to be made in a slow cooker, it's got to be this Apple Cobbler. It's warm, comforting, and the aroma while it…

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Sweet Potato and Chicken Enchiladas

Posted on Oct 14th, 2014

One of my favorite seasonal fall vegetables is the sweet potato. It adds such great flavor to so many of those hearty autumn dishes, like…

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Sweet Potato Gratin

Posted on Nov 10th, 2014

I'm a huge fan of sweet potatoes, but the rest of my family doesn't generally care for them (crazy!). Except for my youngest, they don't even like…

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Ultimate Crispy Baked Fries

Posted on Jun 13th, 2014

I'm always on a quest to make crispy, oven-baked fries, and I've finally discovered a recipe that I really love. Not only do the fries come out nice…

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Whipped Pumpkin Butter

Posted on Oct 12th, 2014

I don't know how many times I've made a pumpkin recipe and had a little bit of pumpkin left in the bottom of the can. I hate throwing it out, but…

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