Baked apples mean a lot more to me than to most people, even those of you who are raving fans of the treat. That’s because I’m allergic to raw apples. It was not fun when my throat closed up after eating an apple. And I certainly have no interest in repeating the experience. So I stay far away from apples. But oh do I miss their tangy sweet flavor! And so even though I can’t experience the satisfying apple crunch, the baked or cooked version is delicious in its own fabulous way and those I know I can eat without fear!This apple crumble from … [Read more...] about Sometimes It’s The Simplest Of Recipes That Is The Biggest Hit
You are probably already familiar with layered salads in a trifle bowl. Gorgeous to look at and fun to dig into at company meals! Melissa from chindeep.com created the concept of layered salads in a glass baking pan! This makes it easier to transport and easier to serve while just as visually pleasing!Here in the picture the salad has been emptied into a bowl but it can easily be served in the clear glass baking pan it was prepared in.This taco salad recipe includes a thick ranch dressing that will hold up when layered and not make the rest of … [Read more...] about Layered Taco Salad Has Just Become Even Better!
Foil pack dinners seem to be all the rage these days and for good reason. They take all the fuss out of cooking dinner! You just place your ingredients into a heavy duty foil, along with the spices or sauces, wrap it up and toss it onto the grill or open campfire. They can also be baked or roasted right in your oven making this perfect for any time of year and for any season! Right now, as the last few weeks of summer stretch lazily ahead of us, it’s the perfect time to learn a new trick that’ll make your dinners not only easier but yummier … [Read more...] about A New And Delicious Way To Simplify Dinner On The Grill
I love one pot meals. And I have so few of them that when I see one I grab it! This teriyaki chicken, rice and vegetables from one of my favorite recipe sources, reciperebel.com, looks delish! It takes under 30 minutes to put together, with simple ingredients that you probably have in your pantry right now! Simple enough that not only will the adults enjoy it; your kids will too. I hate when half the crew takes out the cereal and milk because they just don’t like what’s for dinner. Fortunately, it doesn’t happen that often because I try to find … [Read more...] about One Pot Teriyaki Chicken, Rice and Vegetables
Banana bread is the ultimate comfort food. If I had it my way, it would be perfectly OK to eat banana bread for breakfast (or brunch) every single day without fail. And no, I would never get tired of it!Did I ever mention to you, dear reader, that I have an obsession with cake? Not all types. I actually have a confession to make: I am not a big fan of chocolate cake. Gasp!! My daughter, a chocolaholic since she was born, cannot understand how it is possible not to love chocolate cake. (and anything else chocolate for that matter.) But as they … [Read more...] about Yum-o-licious Banana Bread Filled With Sweet Ripe Strawberries