Archive:  December, 2013

Baked Havarti with Dill

In Appetizers, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 29/12

I have a stash of stained and tattered time-tested recipes to which I often return when I need something quick, foolproof, and guaranteed to please.  Because these recipes… Read More »

Green Monster Smoothie

In Breakfast Foods, Drinks & Smoothies, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Vegetarian
by Ann on 27/12

I have been off my smoothie kick for months.  Maybe it was all the excesses of the holiday season, but I actually craved a green smoothie yesterday.  Seriously…. Read More »

Baked Denver Omelet

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Pork
by Ann on 26/12

Is is possible that Christmas is behind us and a new year is just days away?  Where does the time go?  For all those who celebrated, I hope… Read More »

Magical Reindeer Food

In Crafts, Holidays, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 22/12

Years ago, when the kids and I still peered towards the moon in hopes of catching a glimpse of Rudolph leading Santa’s sleigh as we drove home from… Read More »

Overnight Oven-Baked French Toast

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 20/12

Amidst the last minute preparations for Christmas Day, there are a few non-negotiable activities on my calendar every December 24th. First and foremost, I must wrap the gifts… Read More »

Parmesan Mushroom Polenta

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Seafood, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 18/12

Chef John Moeller has generously offered a copy of his cookbook, Dining at the White House: From the President’s Table to Yours, to one lucky reader.  To enter, simply scroll… Read More »

Toasted Cheeseburger Wrap (with a “neat” vegetarian option)

In Beef, Easy Meals, Pizza & Sandwiches, Vegetarian
by Ann on 16/12

The daily task of getting dinner on the table can often be a grind for even those who truly enjoy cooking.  Dinnertime is so often the busiest time… Read More »

$500 Christmas Giveaway

In Uncategorized
by Ann on 16/12
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As the days count down rather quickly to Christmas, I am very happy to offer another generous giveaway.  The prize is a $550 Visa gift card!  Additionally, there is… Read More »

Old Fashioned Gingerbread with Citrus Glaze

In Breads & Muffins, Desserts, Holidays, Snacks, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 13/12

This is one of those recipes that I have made over and over again, tweaking many times until I arrived at an end result that my family loves…. Read More »

Wild Rice and Sausage Casserole (or Stuffing/Dressing)

In Casseroles, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Holidays, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Rice, Side Dishes
by Ann on 11/12

It is hard to believe that my year of delving into the Top 10 Food Trends as a Sargento Flavor Journey Correspondent is winding down.  It has been… Read More »