Italian Stuffed Peppers for Any Day of the Week

Italian stuffed peppers make a great meal or a delicious party appetizer. This recipe works with many different types of peppers for a dish you will love. If you are growing your own veggies, or participating in a CSA like I am, then you’ll probably find yourself with an abundance of peppers. Though they are… [Read More]

13 Amazing Butternut Squash Recipes to Try Right Now

Butternut squash recipes are perfect to make in the fall. Here are a baker’s dozen that are sure to inspire your next dinner or gathering. One of my favorite things about fall is trying butternut squash recipes.  This hearty vegetable is great in all kinds of dishes from appetizers through dessert.  13 Amazing Butternut Squash… [Read More]

Easy Mini Crab Cakes with Creamy Lemon Thyme Dip

This recipe for mini crab cakes with creamy lemon thyme dip is perfect for any party. Around here it seems like a really good crab cake at a restaurant is hard to find. However, my husband grew up near the Eastern shore, aka, crab country, and he has learn how to make really tasty crab… [Read More]

Light and Fresh Shrimp Spring Rolls with Dipping Sauce

These fresh shrimp spring rolls are super easy to make. Ok, the wrapping part takes a little practice, but not really a big deal. The package of wrappers is enormous anyway, so if you throw away a few, you’ll still have plenty left for the recipe. Fresh Shrimp Spring Rolls As you can see mine are… [Read More]

Easy Elegant Sweet Potato and Black Bean Dip Rounds

This recipe for sweet potato and black bean dip rounds, was inspired by a Cuban restaurant in Florida. My sister and I stopped in this cute little restaurant in Florida. We ordered a plantain appetizer that was pretty and delicious, and I thought it would be great to make something similar for the blog. Sweet… [Read More]

A Spring Crop Superfood: Favorite Spinach Recipes

As kids many of us watched Popeye, and were told that spinach was the key to his super powers of strength. Well, today, we are still being told to eat our spinach and I for one love it. In fact, I’ve written several recipes containing spinach on this website. So today as part of our… [Read More]

Super Easy Party Pizza Dip Recipe

I remember making something similar to this in Home Ec class when I was in junior high. Today they would call that middle school and I don’t even know if they still teach home economics. Well, maybe I dreamed it, because I asked my sister and one of my friends about it, and neither of… [Read More]