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This French recipe for Low Sugar Blackberry jam tastes of fresh fruit and late summer sunshine. It takes less than half the sugar of a regular jam recipe

Low Sugar Blackberry Jam ~ French Recipe

Low Sugar Blackberry Jam This recipe for Low Sugar Blackberry Jam is easy and delicious. It tastes of fresh sun-ripened fruit and late summer days. Jam making was not on my list of to-do’s last week but it definitely got the number one spot in my bullet journal when one of my dearest friends (Jeri) […]
This Chop House Seasoning makes great pork chops. Sprinkle this on pork chops before browning or baking. So easy, you may have the spices on hand right now.

Chop House Seasoning Recipe DIY

I love making my own seasoning blends and this chop house seasoning recipe is one of my favorites. This seasoning is the beginning of great pork chops. I sprinkle this on pork chops no matter what chop recipe I’m making.This DIY seasoning mix isn’t exotic or complicated and you may have the required spices in your cupboard […]
Diet Plateau Crushing Muffins are easy & can be on the breakfast in about 30 minutes. - Delicious & filling. Make a small batch for just you!

Diet Plateau Crushing Muffin Recipe

Yes, you read that right.  It seems impossible, yet this is a Diet Plateau Crushing Muffin Recipe.  I discovered it as a joke. During the holiday season last winter I came across an article that talked about losing weight eating oatmeal and protein for breakfast.  Tongue-in-cheek I told my husband that I’d discovered how we would […]
BLT Blue Cheese Loaded Lettuce Wedges are light, crisp and hearty with a surprisingly delicious and low calorie homemade Blue Cheese dressing recipe.

BLT Blue Cheese Loaded Lettuce Wedges

This recipe for BLT Blue Cheese Loaded Lettuce Wedges is so simple I wondered if I should even share it with you. The clincher for me and why I’m talking to you today is the dressing. Homemade Blue Cheese dressing. Homemade Blue Cheese dressing is something that store bought dressing just can’t hold a bottle […]
Great round-up of more than a dozen gluten free holiday side dishes, that are certain to make your table more merry this season.

12+ Gluten Free Holiday Side Dishes

Here’s a round-up of more than a dozen gluten free holiday side dishes, that are certain to make your table more merry this season.  Surprisingly there is even a recipe for stuffing! (Check out #10)  There are so many delicious recipes here that you may find yourself using them even when it’s not a holiday. […]
This slow cooker Paleo style Ginger Butternut Squash Soup recipe is full of bright and sunny flavor. Can also be served as a vegan dish. Perfect for a special occasion or casual night at home. Catch the 1 minute video tutorial.

Paleo Ginger Butternut Squash Soup

I think this Ginger Butternut Squash Soup tastes like autumn. The flavors in this recipe are complex; savory, with a fruity undertone and the bright notes of the ginger and nutmeg.  I love making it in the fall and over the winter holidays.   So this is what I promised to tell you about in my last post. […]

DIY Poultry Seasoning Recipe

I wasn’t planning on whipping up this Poultry Seasoning  recipe yesterday.  I was in the middle of a recipe and tossing luscious things into the Crockpot and after a thorough search of the spice cupboard, I realized I had used the last bit of it a few weeks ago.  Fortunately I didn’t have to drop everything […]

Grilled Zucchini Planks

You may have guessed by now that I love Zucchini squash.   The Grilled Zucchini Planks are a favorite way at my house to prepare zucchinis.  The first time I mentioned  this dish was almost a year ago.  I’ve experimented with it quite a bit since then. It takes just a few minutes to prep the […]
The Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing is a toss-it in-and-spin-it in the blender recipe

Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing Recipe

I love this this Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing.  It is very easily made and so delicious it’s a wonder I haven’t tried to just drink it.  I do however love dipping fresh cut up veggies in it.  And of course poured over a fresh-Mex style salad.  I first made this recie about 4 […]
This Baked Almond Chicken recipe is a simple and tasty way to prepare a low carb main dish or lunch or dinner.

Baked Almond Chicken ~ ~ Low Carb

This Baked Almond Chicken recipe  is a simple and tasty way to prepare a low carb main dish or lunch or dinner. I made this for the first time this week and it turned out so tender and juicy, i can hardly wait to make it again. When I’m low carbing I’m always on the […]

Chocolate Dipped S’mores ~Last Minute Love

These gorgeous Valentines are my version of Chocolate Dipped S’mores.  They are super easy and only require a microwave.  Yay! Of course, because they are for Valentine’s I wanted my confections to be heart-shaped but I didn’t want to bake up my own graham crackers to achieve it.  I tried using a small cookie cutter […]
The harvest maple chops are a fabulous fall meal and a favorite for family gatherings. It fills the house with the delectable scents of autumn and makes a warm and cozy meal on a chilly evening.

Harvest Maple Chops Recipe

The Harvest Maple Chops recipe came about as an inspiration from my son, Jarod, who said he’d love a dinner that tasted of autumn. After some discussion about what ‘autumn tastes like’ we gathered together the agreed upon ingredients and gave it a try. The delicious result has become a fall tradition in our home. […]

Harvest Marinara Recipe – Crockpot to Freezer

Yum When I make Harvest Marinara depends on the weather. Earlier this week the weather report said that we would have our first hard freeze of the season and that temperatures could dip below 35 degrees at night.  So I grabbed the nearest large bowl and went out and picked all the tomatoes — Big […]
1 hour cinnamon bread mummies for gift-giving

Cinn-a-Mummy 1 Hour Bread ( Cinnamon Bread Recipe )

I’ve been playing with my Best 1 Hour Bread recipe to make a 1 Hour Cinnamon Bread Recipe. My first attempt at a Cinnamon Bread Recipe turned out rather well, I thought.  But then I had a crazy, wonderful, terrible idea for the season; I literally came up with a twist for Halloween: Cinn-a-Mummy Bread.   […]

Green Tomato Salsa – Salsa Verde

Green Tomato Salsa is inspired by a recipe shared with me by my friend Jerri, who is an excellent cook and great neighbor? Thanks! I don’t do much canning, but when I saw this recipe, I had to try it. Why? Because I had a lot of green tomatoes hanging on my bushes and the […]