Pumpkin Risotto

Oh my goodness!I'm loving this savory pumpkin dish.The original recipe is from Giada De Laurentiis and it is so worth trying....more

Low Carb Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

I’m so glad that pumpkin is a low carb food, because, in my opinion, it wouldn’t seem like fall without a house full of spicy, pumpkin-y treats. One of my absolute favorites is pumpkin cheesecake (cheesecake is an easy, versatile low carb dessert choice), but I hate making an entire cheesecake just for my hubby & me. Solution = make mini pumpkin cheesecakes instead! ...more

Diwali: The Festival of Lights

Diwali, the Festival of Lights, is probably the biggest festival that we celebrate in India. The meaning and significance of the festival is best described here.  All over the country, people greet family and friends with sweets, which are traditionally made at home. Lamps are lit in the evenings and every house, big or small, is spruced up for this festival....more

Werewolf and Fall Wedding Cake - Perfect for a Howl-O-Ween Wedding!

Let me first start off by saying this, I am not an especially skilled cake decorator. That doesn't mean though that I cannot bake (excusing the apricot disasters) because this recipe is so delightfully easy and tasty. ...more

Slow-Cooked Spicy Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Sausage Soup

One of the most comforting meals in autumn and winter is a hearty soup.  I've grown to love my slow cooker especially when it comes to soup recipes.  Learning to make soup from scratch, without any carby fillers, has been a fun process, and today I present my favorite creation to date.  As with most slow cooker recipes, this soup only takes a few minutes to prep and throw together and then cooks on low for several hours - low maintenance, my favorite....more

Homemade Coarse Grain Rosemary Mustard

Homemade mustard is shockingly simply to make and much more flavorful than store-bought. Are you starting to see a trend with the ease and superiority of homemade condiments? This literally requires only a few minutes of mixing and then sits on your counter for a day or two before being puréed....more

Quick, Easy, and Cheap – Five Family Meal Ideas

Quick, Easy, and Cheap – Five Family Meal Ideashttp://www.thegourmetmom.com/12499/82097/a/quick-easy-and-cheap-five-family-meal-ideas Eat what you love, love what you eat!...more

Storing Fresh Herbs

Storing Fresh Herbshttp://www.wobcmagazine.com/12061/88163/a/storing-fresh-herbs...more