Chicken Sausage Pasta Bake

When I saw the wonderful Chicken Sausage Florentine Rigatoni Jenny posted on Picky Palate, I knew I would make it. Harmons grocery store makes a wonderful chicken sausage that my son, Cole, really loves....

Buttermilk Cornbread

My seventh grade son is studying nutrition in his health class right now and for homework he was assigned a report on corn. The teacher said they could bring in food, as part of...

Australian Thanksgiving

My husband decided for his 50th birthday he wanted to dive the Great Barrier Reef and he wanted to take the family with him. So we saved for several years and although his birthday...

Chicken Tortellini Soup

Lisa at Jersey Girl Cooks recently had this soup recipe on her blog. It is so easy and delicious, it's going to be a regular at our house. I didn't have the spinach it...

Korean-Style Pork Tenderloin

Pam at For the Love of Cooking posted this recipe for Korean Style Pork Tenderloin on her blog recently and it looked fabulous. When I read that it was also a Cooking Light recipe,...

Pumpkin Pancakes

We love pancakes at our house. So in honor of Halloween I decided to try pumpkin pancakes. I searched the web for a great recipe and found one at Taste of Home that was...

Chicken Pot Pie

My family loves chicken pot pie (except for Cole). I don't make it very often because it has so many calories. But the other day when I asked the all important question, "what do...

Daring Baker Pizza

Rosa's Yummy Yums was the host for this month's Daring Bakers' challenge. She chose a recipe for “Pizza Napoletana” from Peter Reinhart's “The Bread Baker's Apprentice” which yields a beautifully tasty, thin, crispy, yet...

Pasta Caprese

On our recent trip to Italy, I probably had caprese almost a dozen times. My favorite was in a little Tuscan town, Montalcino, at Grappolo Blu for lunch one day. It was perfect! I...

Very Berry Orange-Oat Muffins

In my quest to eat better I have tried many "healthy" muffin recipes. Most are too heavy and not moist enough, but this recipe from Shape magazine is wonderful. Full of flavor and fiber...

Minestrone Soup

I found this recipe last winter on the web and my entire family loved it. With the snow last weekend I decided it was time to bring on the soups and when I look...