Halloween Foods

Halloween Foods With Halloween right around the corner I thought I’d share with you some of my favorite kid approved Halloween food recipes. Edible Ghosts  This savory potato snack is a great Halloween treat. I love all things potato – so making something with fingerling potatoes was a hands down winner with me. Finger Nibblers …

Apple Cranberry Bars

This recipe for apple cranberry bars turned out so good, I had to eat some before writing this down. These are moist, delicious and oh so yummy. I cannot believe this recipe originated from a diabetic cookbook. Remember how I wrote about picking apples at a you-pick farm? This recipe is another way to utilize…

Coconut Tapioca

I have found heaven says the woman that is happy she is a magazine ripper. Oh yeah baby – I found the most delicious recipe for coconut tapioca. Two of my favorite flavors – together, in the same dish. One serving just is not enough, and I think next time I make this I am…

Homemade Shake-n-Bake

I love making oven fried chicken and before developing my food allergies loved the ease of using shake-n-bake. So after playing around in the kitchen I came up with my own version that is tasty and family approved. I hope you like this recipe for homemade shake-n-bake as much as my family does. Homemade Shake-n-Bake…

Italian Style Root Vegetable Puree

Have I said lately that I should have married Mario Batali? Never mind that both of us are already married with children, but the man can cook – and what Italian girl does not love a man that can cook good Italian food. This is my take on one of his recipes. I make this…

Lemon Chicken

The other night I made a variation of lemon chicken that was so yummy. However the mushrooms that were in it turned out fabulous I plan on keeping the marinade recipe and using it just for the mushrooms! Lemon chicken is delicious and fun to cook for a crowd. Lemon Chicken 3 lemons 1 tbsp….

Quick Pantry Dinner

There are times, as much as I hate to admit it, that I completely fail at planning a menu in advance. I am all about quick meals these days. Between my job, being a mom, and running a household I do not have the time I used to have to spend in the kitchen on…

Peanut Butter Cookies

I just could not get enough of these cookies the last time I made them. This is my take on the classic Betty Crocker recipe. I have adjusted to make it gluten-free and dairy-free. I hope you like these peanut butter cookies as much as my family does. They never last long. I try not…

Oriental Beef

This recipe for oriental beef is just what you would find in a Chinese restaurant. I made this in the slow cooker and it was a big hit with my entire family. The husband actually requested I make this again, this does not always happen, so it is a big win when it does. Oriental…