Imperfect Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Imperfect Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Hi friends! We are just a few weeks away from Christmas! As you may know, I am a cookbook junkie. It's true. I mean, what decent food blogger likes books that involve food? Crazy! I am also terrible at shopping in advance. You can call me Last minute Lucy. So…

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Sparkling Sugared Cranberries

Sparkling Sugared Cranberries

Hi friends! It's Holiday party season. When you're invited to a potluck, do you bring classic recipes you've used for years, or search for something new and different? I am in the "new and different" category. Our November Master Food Preservers class was all about Abundant Appetizers and I wanted…

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Pomegranate Persimmon Salad

Pomegranate Persimmon Salad

Hi friends! Summer is all about salads and cool dinner dishes and Fall means hearty comfort food. However, Fall has such great produce, it just makes sense to put them in a salad. Why not have the best of both worlds? Case in point, this Pomegranate Persimmon Salad with Pecans…

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Thanksgiving Hostess Gift Guide

Thanksgiving Hostess Gift Guide

Hi friends! Recently on the radio, I heard a survey saying most people would rather go to someone's house for Thanksgiving, instead of hosting themselves. The main reason given was they didn't want to clean the house twice - once to get ready for guests, then again after everyone leaves.…

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Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies

Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies

Hi friends! Happy Holidays!! I'm at it again with the cookie decorating! The grandkids and I were hanging out for the afternoon, while everyone else was at work, so we thought it would be fun for to make some Reindeer Cookies. These Reindeer Cookies are just like the Zombie Cookies…

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30 Day Gratitude Challenge

30 Day Gratitude Challenge

Hi friends!! Thanks for being here! Can I share something with you? I'm so grateful for you. Sincerely, I appreciate you. I'm humbled you chose to spend a few moments reading my blog. Thank you! Truthfully, those are words we should say (and hear) more often. Thank you. What a…

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Nutter Butter Frankenstein Cookies

Nutter Butter Frankenstein Cookies

Hi friends! Are you ready for another Halloween cookie? I'm telling you, these candy dipped cookies are addicting! After a not-so-successful attempt at Zombie cookies, these Frankenstein Cookies were calling to me. These were so much easier than the Zombies, but still had their challenges. I'd like to think in…

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Crock Pot Chicken Posole for #SundaySupper

Crock Pot Chicken Posole For #SundaySupper

Crock Pot Chicken Posole is comfort food made easy! It only requires a few minutes to put together in the morning and by dinner, this soup will be ready and waiting! After all, it's the season of warm, hearty foods. It's also the season of hectic school schedules, back to…

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Nutter Butter Zombie Cookies

Nutter Butter Zombie Cookies

Hi friends! After having fun decorating Jack O'Lantern Cupcakes with the grandkids last week, I thought I'd try Zombie Cookies. Whew! A whole lot of learning happened while making these Zombie cookies. Those fruit roll-ups were almost the death of me. On the positive side, I learned a LOT! The…

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