Food Finds & More

FuYu Persimmons

How’s your holiday shopping going? I have a few new things you might want to look for as you are out and about in the stores or browsing on Amazon. In the past week I have found myself in Costco, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, CVS Pharmacy, Macy’s, Crate & Barrel, Cost Plus Imports, Raleys, Sur …

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Triple Rice Salad with Apple Sage Sausage/Plant Based/Vegan

Triple Rice Salad with Apple Sage Sausage

If you need an outstanding dish to share at a holiday gathering I have the perfect recipe for you. Although the ingredient list sounds simple its the sum of it’s parts that make it wonderful. Not only is it delicious but it’s also quite appealing to the eye. Three different types of rice, dried cranberries, …

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BBQ Lentil Loaf Muffins – Plant Based/Vegan

BBQ Lentil Loaf Muffins

I made these amazing lentil loaf muffins for dinner last night and we wanted to lick the plate clean! Don’t worry mom we didn’t lick our plates – but that’s how you know you have a winning recipe. Since they are baked in a muffin pan you have built in portion control and you don’t …

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Three Sisters Harvest Stew & Home Made Tortilla Chips

Three Sisters Harvest STew

Are you sick of Thanksgiving leftovers yet? After a few days of eating mild flavors both hubby Tom and I wanted something spicy on the menu. There was a batch of this Three Sisters Stew already prepared in the freezer – I love cooking ahead! This is one of those recipes that is super easy …

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Post Thanksgiving Food Review

Green Bean Casserole

We had a fantastic get together with the family yesterday. Our daughter Katy came over early and we had fun together in the kitchen preparing dinner and she also out did herself with baked treats. That young lady loves to bake – and the family loves to eat her creations so it all works out …

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