Southwestern Cream of Chicken Soup

Southwestern Cream of Chicken Soup

This is another recipe from Cuisine at Home – I love that magazine! This recipe just called my name when I saw it. I love Southwestern flavors and creamy soup so this one was perfect for me. I used...

Roasted Chicken and Pineapple Quesadilla

Roasted Chicken and Pineapple Quesadilla

I saw this recipe on The Pioneer Woman’s site recently and couldn’t wait to make it for lunch. I made these for my son and I with the leftover Slow Roasted Chicken with Cilantro-Lime ButterĀ and they turned out fantastic....

Slow Roasted Chicken with Cilantro-Lime Butter

Slow Roasted Chicken with Cilantro-Lime Butter

Fall is my favorite time of year to cook. I love making soups, roasts, stews, and roasted chicken. I was in the mood for Mexican food so I decided to slow roast a chicken with cilantro-lime butter. It was...

Penne with Sausage, Peppers, and Homemade Marinara

Penne with Sausage, Peppers, and Homemade Marinara

I am a lucky girl because I have a kind and generous neighbor named Jack. Not only is he a great guy he also has a green thumb and a very big garden. I looked out my window recently...

Raspberry and Lemon Curd Galette with Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream

Raspberry and Lemon Curd Galette with Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream

We were having friends over for dinner and they were bringing the dinner! I have the best friends. Anyway, since I wasn’t cooking I decided to bake a dessert. I love, love, love galettes, not only are the delicious...

Pork and Mushroom Stew

Pork and Mushroom Stew

When I saw a picture of this stew on the cover of Cuisine at HomeI knew I would be making it immediately. I love pork with apples so I was excited to give this recipe a try. The magazine...

Spinach Salad with Maple-Dijon Vinaigrette

Spinach Salad with Maple-Dijon Vinaigrette

I’ve been wanting to make this salad for a long time because it looks so flavorful and delicious without being too bad for you. I finally had all the ingredients on hand and decided to make it and I...

Peanut Butter Swirl Mini Brownies

Peanut Butter Swirl Mini Brownies

My son and I wanted to make something special for my daughter’s after school treat today. We finally decided to make peanut butter swirl brownies. I found this recipe on Ezra Pound Cakethat looked delicious but I adapted it...

Turkey Italian Sausage, Kale, and Pasta Soup

Turkey Italian Sausage, Kale, and Pasta Soup

It’s been chilly the last few days here in Oregon and as sad as I am to see the summer go, I am excited for fall to begin. I really love cooking and baking in the cooler weather and...

Spicy Honey Brushed Chicken Thighs

Spicy Honey Brushed Chicken Thighs

I saw this recipe in my newest Cooking Lightmagazine and I couldn’t wait to make it. It was a simple and quick recipe with very little clean up. The chicken turned out moist, tender, and so flavorful. I toned...