Roasted pepper cream cheese spread

I made a happy invention this week, which added considerable zing to my appetizers on […]

Stacey’s favorite Chocolate Pecan Pie

My great friend, Stacey, who does NOT consider herself much of a cook, gave me […]

That nearly irresistible longing to nap….

In the next few hours, hundreds of thousands of thanks-givers will start thinking nappish thoughts. […]

Turkey still frozen? Don’t Push the Panic Button!

It’s Wednesday. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. Do you know where YOUR turkey is? Just in case […]

Pear Salad with Raspberry vinaigrette

As Laura mentioned in the post on “lightening up” Thanksgiving dinner, I’m not terribly attached […]

Lighter alternatives for Thanksgiving side dishes

Are you trying to keep your Thanksgiving dinner from being a calorie-bomb, while still having […]

Deep-frying a turkey….

This is a call for help from all you experienced turkey-fryers. Neither one of us […]

Sweet Potato Pie

I got this from a cookbook my mother-in-law gave me years ago, which I have […]

Basic Pie Crust

We thought it might be handy to have a really basic pie crust recipe here, […]

Dutch Apple Pie

While I love cheese on my regular apple pie, nothing beats a dollop of good […]

Plain ol’ Apple Pie

I grew up hearing my dad proclaim, “Apple pie without the cheese is like a […]

Golden Pepper Soup

The recipe for this scrumptious soup comes from Auntie Shirl (she of birthday bash fame). […]

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Katya’s Borscht

Well, okay, this recipe/method came from a friend named Katie, but I thought Katya sounded […]

Hermana Rosita’s Authentic Pozole

One of the major reasons we keep our friend Nicole around is because she frequently […]

Tea for non-tea people: Rooibos!

I have recently discovered a wonderful tea that I can’t get enough of, even though […]

Curried autumn vegetable soup

This soup started out in my early cooking days as Gypsy Soup, a recipe I […]