Baked Cranberry Rice Puddings with Cranberry Coulis Drizzle

One of the foods I like best for the holidays is cranberries. They are tart, flavorful and they have such a bright holiday color! I love to make my own cranberry sauce mixture and then swirl it into other dishes, and this coconut rice pudding is the perfect pairing for cranberries – a marriage made in heaven, because the flavors compliment each other perfectly ....more

Charred Cauliflower Romesco

If you thought cauliflower was boring, this is the recipe for you. This is the most delicious cauliflower dish, bar none, that I have ever eaten. Truly, it is a masterpiece ....more

Slow Cooker Pecan Pie

Why take up precious oven real estate on Thanksgiving when you can turn your slow cooker into a pie baking machine!? My husband’s favorite pie of all time is pecan. It is a religious experience for him every single Thanksgiving ....more

Last Minute Spider Dishes for a Festive Halloween

Who wouldn’t want to make spider DEVILED eggs for Halloween? I have been making these deviled eggs for 30 years – it just isn’t Halloween at our house without them! We have enjoyed making lots of spider-themed treats forever on Halloweens, and these spider ideas are so easy that they are perfect for adding spookiness to your Halloween celebrations ....more

Graveyard Chili with Cheddar Shortbread Tombstones

It’s that time of year when spooky food is on the menu. Chili is perfect for this time of year, and I decided to dress it up a little to make it Halloween friendly. I have always wanted to make savory shortbread, and so I thought these cheddar shortbread crackers would do well ....more

Green Chile Mock Enchilada Casserole

With just the right amount of heat and spice, this casserole is creamy and flavorful. And bonus: it’s low in carbs and fat. If you are a fan of low carb, low fat healthy eating and southwest flavors, I highly HIGHLY recommend this recipe ....more

Genius Greek Yogurt Panna Cotta

This genius dessert is truly remarkable. There are only 3 ingredients and just five minutes of prep time – and you have a unique, creamy and healthy dessert. Did I mention that there is no added sugar? ...more

Zucchini Butter!

Genius recipes come along every once in a while and change the way I cook and eat. This is one of them. Zucchini Butter is the brainchild of...more

Hasselback Style BLT Salad

If you are looking for a light summer dinner without turning on your oven, look no further: Hasselback Style BLT Salads. The only heat you will need is to cook the Pancetta in a skillet – but this takes 2 minutes, tops. No sweaty, steamy kitchen involved ....more