Chicken Broccoli Braid

Chicken Broccoli Braid features chicken, fresh broccoli, red bell pepper and Cheddar cheese flavored with garlic and dill wrapped in crescent roll dough and baked. The crescent roll dough is braided over the top of the filling to create a pleasing presentation. During the holidays I always buy crescent roll … Continue reading →

Eggnog Ricotta Pancakes

Eggnog Ricotta Pancakes are very flavorful pancakes that combine the richness of holiday eggnog with the creaminess of ricotta cheese accented with pumpkin pie spice. Egg whites beaten until stiff peaks form are folded into the batter to give these wonderful pancakes a light and fluffy texture. Warm maple syrup … Continue reading →

Magnificent Cranberry Coconut Macaroons

Cranberry Coconut Macaroons are so good I can’t believe it! A few days ago I bought several bags of fresh cranberries at my local “big box” store, planning to make some homemade cranberry sauce and other recipe favorites containing cranberries. I don’t always pay attention to recipes on the back … Continue reading →

11 Keys for a Great Thanksgiving Day

  Thanksgiving Day Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of year when we enjoy spending time with family and friends sharing Thanksgiving Dinner, making memories and counting our many blessings. It can also be a time of stress for those responsible for preparing the focal point of the celebration, Thanksgiving Dinner! In today’s post I?d like to … Continue reading →

Chicken A La King Revisited

A classic chicken dish, Chicken à la King is tender chunks of chicken, onions, bell pepper, garlic, mushrooms and pimento immersed in a white sauce flavored with sherry. Often served over rice, toast points, pasta, mashed potatoes, chow mein noodles, biscuits or pastry shells, it is versatile in its presentation. When served … Continue reading →

Cornbread Recipe Mexican Style

In my recent post titled Taco Skillet Burgers, I mentioned Mexican Cornbread as an appetizing accompaniment to the Taco Skillet Burgers.  Cornbread Recipe Mexican Style is very moist as it contains cream-style corn, milk and eggs. It is studded with vegetables – onion, bell pepper, celery, pimento and mild green … Continue reading →

Cranberry Marshmallow Snack Cake

Cranberry Marshmallow Snack Cake contains cranberries, miniature marshmallows, brown sugar and chopped pecans in a basic coffee cake-type batter. The marshmallows melt into the batter making a somewhat crusty top to this cake. For the holidays, cranberries can’t be surpassed in their ability to brighten any snack or meal with … Continue reading →