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Honey Mustard Dressing

Honey Mustard Dressing

Honey Mustard Dressing delights the taste buds! I love this on a salad, chicken breast sandwich or as a dipping sauce for your favorite nuggets and fries! Oh my gosh this is soooo good! I could probably eat it with a spoon and be content. […]

Apple Walnut Oatmeal

Apple Walnut Oatmeal

The remains of the 2018 blizzard, Winter Storm Grayson, have not faded away. It was 7 degrees below zero this morning with the wind chill factor and I’ve shifted my blogging location to the den upstairs since heat rises. I asked my hubby what he […]

Chocolate Velvet Pie

Chocolate Velvet Pie

  Chocolate Velvet Pie was one of NIck’s favorite desserts, next to my chocolate chip cookies. Every Thanksgiving, I enjoy a slice for him as he became an angel in heaven just before his 19th birthday in a motorcycle accident 11 years ago. He was a […]

Sun-Dried Tomato Minestrone Soup

Sun-Dried Tomato Minestrone Soup

Blizzard 2018, A.K.A. Winter Storm Grayson, is rapidly making his presence known. We are hunkered down and currently, as always, I’m the only one awake planning how and what to eat today. There’s no where to go and as long as the electric stays on […]

Bistro French Onion Soup

Bistro French Onion Soup

The chill lingering in the air this week has prompted many thoughts of warm, comforting soups. Bistro French Onion Soup has its place on such temperature-deprived days like today. My references for this masterpiece were Julia Child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking and The French […]

Chocolate and Almond Raspberry Mocha Cake

Chocolate and Almond Raspberry Mocha Cake

New Year’s Eve dinner required a special dessert to eat by the fireplace after a satisfying lobster dinner. Chocolate and Almond Raspberry Mocha Cake sounded like it would  be the pinnacle of desserts for this special evening. This contains a few revisions of Julia Child’s […]

Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Peanut Butter Oat Bars  have been a family favorite  ever since we were introduced to them by our amazing “Auntie M”. She’s such a warm, compassionate and caring woman whose love extends and supports her family and friends. One day she made these and thus […]

Baked Fiesta Dip

Baked Fiesta Dip

Baked Fiesta Dip is made during the holiday season for large gatherings of friends and family. Not only is it a display of holiday colors, but its flavor combinations lure you back for another chip dip or two. Minus the toppings, this can be prepped […]