Warm Apple Cider Floats

Finally, FINALLY!We can DECORATE for Christmas....more

Creole Southern Chicken Wings

I hope everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving yesterday! If you don't celebrate it, then I hope you have had a great week thus far....more

Soft Gingersnap Cookies

 This isn’t the recipe I was planning on sharing with y’all this week, but as my life goes here lately, I can’t plan on what I’ve planned on doing. These cookies were made from more of a need than a want, but after munching on a few, I realized I needed to share ‘em with y’all.I wanted to make something, ok everything, pumpkin this weekend. But I had a sour tummy all weekend and didn’t have much of an appetite for anything. I couldn’t drink water without my tummy hurting and even chicken broth and crackers upset me. I was not a happy camper, especially since I had a few days off from work {princess pouty face}....more

Hot Cocoa Sippers


Sausage and Herb Stuffing: Thanksgiving Recap.

http://authormcaldwell.wordpress.com/Anyone in a food coma? I was pretty good today only eating a single serving of each dish --- well, dessert doesn't count....more

Moroccan Chickpea & Tomato Soup

Day 27 of 30 Soups in 30 Days......more

Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo)

Pão de Queijo – literally cheese bread in Portuguese – is a bread-like snack baked with cheese and tapioca starch, or manioc, as they call it. It is a very popular street-side snack found in many South American towns and cities and even in America itself; a commonly loved delicacy due to its chewiness and cheesy flavours....more

Crispy Sweet Potato Roast with Parsley Salsa Verde

Oh man, ever since I saw this sweet potato recipe from Smitten Kitchen, I just couldn’t stop thinking about making this dish. I just loved that it is a savory sweet potato dish, and there is a delicious fresh sauce that goes on top and adds a burst of flavor and color. And the fact that you get nice soft baked potatoes AND the crispy edges on top is just perfection....more

Chicken Enchilada Soup

Day 26 of 30 Soups in 30 Days......more

Lower Carb Cranberry Sauce

If you’re like me (a Type-A planner & list maker extraordinaire), you’ve had your Thanksgiving menu planned for awhile, your grocery shopping was done last week & today, you’re making some magic happen in the kitchen. I don’t work well in chaos, & for me chaos is not having a plan....more