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Almond Pear Tart

Almond Pear Tart

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Almond Pear Tart I am not sure if it is because I watched every episode of Julia Child and Martha Stewart growing up, but I definitely have an affinity to French Cuisine and French Pastries.  It is no wonder that when I was looking to […]

Roasted Butternut Squash, Pumpkin and Apple Soup

Roasted Butternut Squash, Pumpkin and Apple Soup

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Roasted Butternut Squash, Pumpkin and Apple Soup I love fall!  It is definitely my favorite season of the year.  There is nothing more comforting than snuggling up with a bowl of soup to get rid of any chill in the air.  My Roasted Butternut Squash, […]

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

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Roasted Pumpkin Seeds My Dad would make pumpkin seeds for us every year.  I would watch him as he sat by the kitchen table, carving the pumpkin and scooping out the seeds.  It was a family tradition. These are so easy to make and it […]

Baked French Toast with Praline Topping

Baked French Toast with Praline Topping

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Baked French Toast with Praline Topping Credit:  Original Recipe:  Kay Reynolds, Raynard House Bed & Breakfast, Waverly, PA Revised:  Angela Dellutri Sometimes you have to give credit where credit is due.  I found this Baked French Toast with Praline Topping recipe about 10 years ago […]

Coconut Cranberry Energy Balls

Coconut Cranberry Energy Balls

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Coconut Cranberry Energy Balls Sweet, creamy and delicious!  Not to mention nutritious as well.  These no-bake Coconut Cranberry Energy Balls are the perfect energy snack.  I first heard about Energy Balls through my Herbal Medicine certification.  Rosemary Gladstar makes some great energy “zoom” balls with […]

Quiche Florentine

Quiche Florentine

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Quiche Florentine I think Quiche is probably my favorite dish to make for brunch. Truthfully, Quiche is perfect for any meal.  Pair it up with a salad and you have a great late night dinner.  Quiches are very versatile and you can change up the […]

Savory Cream Cheese Spreads / Schmear

Savory Cream Cheese Spreads / Schmear

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Savory Cream Cheese Spreads / Schmear Schmear is defined as anything that can be spread (usually a fat or butter).  Typically, this refers to a cream cheese spread for a bagel.  This posting is for Savory Cream Cheese Spreads/Schmear.  I will post another one for […]

Tuna Cauliflower Skillet

Tuna Cauliflower Skillet

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Tuna Cauliflower Skillet I typically cook for the week on the weekend, but there have been times when I get home from work, open the refrigerator and nothing is there.  I can’t tell you how many times I have eaten eggs for dinner or a […]

Italian Pot Roast

Italian Pot Roast

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Italian Pot Roast I think that pot roast and stew are the quintessential fall comfort foods.  This recipe is an Italian version of a braised pot roast in a wonderful tomato sauce.  It is absolutely delicious!  You won’t be able to get enough of it. […]

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak

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Bubble and Squeak We started making Bubble and Squeak at our house after watching an episode of “The Frugal Gourmet” back in the 1980’s.  Bubble and Squeak is a classic English dish.   The earliest-known recipe was in Mrs. Rundell’s, “A New System of Domestic Cookery” […]


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Almond Pear Tart

Almond Pear Tart

Almond Pear Tart I am not sure if it is because I watched every episode of Julia Child and Martha Stewart growing up, but I definitely have an affinity to French Cuisine and French Pastries.  It is no wonder that when I was looking to […]

Tuna Cauliflower Skillet

Tuna Cauliflower Skillet

Tuna Cauliflower Skillet I typically cook for the week on the weekend, but there have been times when I get home from work, open the refrigerator and nothing is there.  I can’t tell you how many times I have eaten eggs for dinner or a […]

Italian Pot Roast

Italian Pot Roast

Italian Pot Roast I think that pot roast and stew are the quintessential fall comfort foods.  This recipe is an Italian version of a braised pot roast in a wonderful tomato sauce.  It is absolutely delicious!  You won’t be able to get enough of it. […]

Chicken Waldorf Salad

Chicken Waldorf Salad

Chicken Waldorf Salad Chicken Waldorf Salad is a favorite salad of mine.  I first had this salad about five years ago at a restaurant and I have been recreating it at home ever since.  It has everything a salad needs, mixed greens, protein, fruit, cheese […]

Ranger Cookies

Ranger Cookies

Ranger Cookies I first found out about Ranger Cookies when I lived in Wisconsin.   There was a great little store called U-Bake®.  They have bread dough, pastries, pies and cookie dough already made and frozen.  You just had to bring them home and bake.  One […]


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