Crazy Chocolate Cake

Crazy Chocolate Cake

Have you heard of a crazy chocolate cake?  This has been one of my go-to recipes for years because it’s so quick and easy. What’s crazy about this recipe is that it doesn’t contain eggs, butter, or milk, which are the usual ingredients you expect in a cake.  It’s...

Healthy Holiday Cranberry Apple Crisp

Healthy Holiday Cranberry Apple Crisp

This cranberry apple crisp makes a lovely dessert for the holidays or anytime. I like making fruit crisps because they are an easy, healthy, delicious dessert, and snack. We often enjoy it in the evening with a cup of tea. I admit to occasionally eating a bowl of apple...

Pumpkin Pecan Loaf

Pumpkin Pecan Loaf

Pumpkin loaf has become popular and it’s no wonder. A slice of warm pumpkin pecan loaf goes well with a cup of hot coffee or tea on a cool fall or winter day. It’s a delicious way to use up any leftover cooked pumpkin or even sweet squash.  You...

Pumpkin Popcorn Balls

Pumpkin Popcorn Balls

Need to make a Halloween treat that’s gluten-free? Popcorn balls are gluten-free and can easily be made to look like pumpkins. Simply add food coloring to the sugar syrup and your popcorn ball can be any color you like. Since orange is a color associated with Halloween, it is...

Easy Roasted Potatoes

Easy Roasted Potatoes

Roasted potatoes are delicious and an easy side dish. Especially if you are already using the oven for another dish, plus you’ll save energy as well. Roasting potatoes and other vegetables will make them taste sweeter.  I love cooking vegetables along with whatever meat I’m roasting because it adds...

Carrot Pineapple Muffins

Carrot Pineapple Muffins

We love these carrot muffins, they have the perfect amount of cinnamon and are on the sweet side. They are like mini-carrot cakes. Fall is a great time to bake them when there’s an abundance of fresh, juicy carrots.  I usually double or 4 times the recipe and freeze...

Turkey Chop Suey

Turkey Chop Suey

Turkey chop suey is a fantastic recipe for using leftover roast turkey from the holidays.  You can make it with whatever vegetables you have on hand. We like either broccoli, cauliflower, bok choy, cabbage, or a combination of these vegetables plus carrots, bell peppers, also snow peas, or sugar...

Funfetti Vanilla Mug Cake One Minute Microwave Cake

Funfetti Vanilla Mug Cake One Minute Microwave Cake

If you are craving cake this quick and easy funfetti vanilla mug cake is the best. It’s a fun, one-minute microwave cake with colorful sprinkles for confetti, topped with sweet vanilla frosting. I don’t know who discovered you could bake a cake in a cup in the microwave but...

Cream Cheese Pancakes With Fresh Berries

Cream Cheese Pancakes With Fresh Berries

Are you looking for a grain-free, gluten-free pancake recipe? You’ll love these keto cream cheese pancakes. They are perfect for breakfast or any time you need a quick meal.  One of my daughters shared this recipe with me and I was surprised at how good it is. Cream Cheese...

How to Make Mashed Potatoes In The Instant Pot

How to Make Mashed Potatoes In The Instant Pot

You won’t believe how easy it is to make mashed potatoes in the Instant Pot® or any electric pressure cooker.  This recipe includes several variations so you can make the perfect mashed potatoes to compliment your meal. Mashed potatoes are the ultimate comfort food. They are the perfect side...