Heart Warming Apple Pecan Pancakes!

Some of the apples from our apple picking excursion this weekend went in to the making of these pancakes!  ...more

Vegan Pecan Pie Dough Bites

I've tried to make vegan versions of just about every possible dessert and sometimes, things are just ment to be made the way your grandma made them.For these Pecan Pie Dough Bites that is not the case, these are ment to be vegan and raw. They are simple, tasty and good better for you cookies!...more

I CAN cook! I really can! :) Happy Thanksgiving from my kitchen to yours.....

 Wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. And a wonderful relaxing weekend. ~JB  "Farm Is Where the Heart Is"...more
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Amaretto Ice Cream With Liquor Poached Pecans and Hazelnut Swirl

My baby sister, Caitlin, turned twenty one this past weekend.  Being the youngest of four girls, we three elders knew that we had to pull out all the stops for her coming of age celebration....more

We're having such crazy hot weather (even hotter than usual) this summer, that all I want is ice ...more

Apple & Pecan Spice Cake in a Jar

After assembling my new shelves in my kitchen, I realized I had a few mason jars left over! So of course, I decided to use them to bake in. Did you know you can make a cake in a jar? After researching recipes, I learned that many military wives make these cakes in jars and send them to their soldiers abroad....more

Chocolate Pecan Cheesecake Bars

Salted Pineapple Pecan Angel Slice

 My fave easy holiday slice is the Angel Slice from The Joy of Cooking (p. 764 of the 75th Anniversary Edition). With a taste and texture akin to butter tarts, it’s a winner every year....more

Rich, Chocolate-Pecan Biscotti

These yummy little biscotti cookies are very rich and full of flavor. To start, preheat your oven to 350 degrees, and line two baking sheets/stones with parchment paper. In a large mixing bowl, beat 1 stick of room temperature butter until nice and fluffy. To that, add 3/4 cup granulated sugar... ...more

Pear Goronzola Harvest Salad

Do you love the combination of salty-sweet, creamy-crunchy?  I know I do!  I've even been known to dip pretzels into icecream to ease this craving....chocolate covered pretzels are the best for this little indulgence. This salad, packed full of sweet, juicy pears, creamy-salty gorgonzola, and cruncy toasted pecans might be just the ticket for indulging this craving i...more

Pecans protect the brain

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/191264.php ...more