Chicken Chili

Rotisserie Chicken Chili Recipe

When you’re looking for that satisfying cold weather meal, a spicy Chili can be just the thing. This rotisserie chicken chili recipe is a low-fat, diet-friendly version of the traditional beef chili and the perfect “keep your resolution ” gameday alternative. The fresh rotisserie chicken and the unique spice combination gives this chili a rustic… Continue Reading


Susie Snowflake Blueberry Pie with Vanilla Ice cream

Susie Snowflake Blueberry Pie Recipe

Here we are in the teeth of winter, and what better way can we spend a cold snowy day than staying in and baking a Blueberry Pie! This beautiful pie crust is made with a snowflake cookie cutter to cut rolled pie dough into snowflake shapes. What is it about snowflakes that make them seem… Continue Reading


Caprese Panini

Elise’s Savory Caprese Panini

Panini anyone? How about one made with the deliciousness of Caprese salad? Something amazing happens when you put tomato, basil, and fresh mozzarella together. These simple ingredients when brought together, can bring our tastebuds on a wonderful journey to Italy. Have you ever been to Italy? I haven’t yet, but when I do, you can… Continue Reading


Chicken with Wine

For the Chicken Who has Everything… Coq au Vin

Coq Au Vin During the holiday season, we tend to spend more time entertaining than at any other time.  I guess the holidays remind us of what is really important,  spending time with friends and family and showing them how much we appreciate them.   So why not try making this decadent Coq au Vin recipe… Continue Reading


Blueberry Butternut Medley

Blueberry Butternut Medley is a delicious and festive side-dish that will really get those butternut squash lovers excited! Have you ever noticed that people tend have a love or hate relationship with squash?  You hardly ever hear someone say ” its ok”, or “its so-so”.   Comments I usually hear are ones like,   ”… Continue Reading


Apple Custard Pie

Apple Custard Caramel Tart Recipe- A Taste of Heaven!

So many delicious flavors in this recipe, your taste buds will thank you!  Vanilla custard, salted caramel, and apples coated with cinnamon,  all in a cinnamon tart shell.  This one will be worth the wait. It is made from simple everyday baking ingredients that you probably already have in your cupboards.  I used frozen Cortland… Continue Reading


Crispy Bread

3 Deliciously Easy Artisan Bread Recipes

When it comes it to bread, you can’t find anything more satisfying than a crusty artisan bread.   You know the type,  a  crispy, crunchy crust with the inside that is soft and chewy  and so utterly delicious.   So, why is it called artisan bread? Artisans are craftsmen, it’s the craft or art of… Continue Reading


Pumpkin Cheesecake

2 Layer Pumpkin-Cheesecake Pie Recipe

When Autumn rolls around, I start thinking about preparing for the big Thanksgiving Day feast.  That means the turkey and all the accouterments.    The dinner itself is easy as  I always cook a turkey with a traditional French meat stuffing that my mom made.  A recipe she got from her mother, who probably got… Continue Reading


Halloween Treats

Halloween Treats-Chocolate Covered Apples

Make Halloween extra special for the little goblins in your life with these Halloween Treats-Chocolate Covered Candy Apples! Halloween was fun when I was a kid.   A time when you actually received homemade treats in your treat bags from your neighbors, and your parents didn’t think twice about allowing you to eat them. Sure..they… Continue Reading