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]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake: Easy and Decadent

Chocolate peanut butter cake. This recipe is easy to make and so decadent, with layers of chocolate cake, peanut butter and chocolate ganache. My entire family loves chocolate. However, my brother is a chocolate peanut butter fanatic. So, since it was his birthday, while we were at the beach, I made a decadent chocolate peanut… [Read More]

Easy and Versatile Homemade Blueberry Sauce

This recipe for a homemade blueberry sauce, is super simple to make and can be used in many ways.  Once of the things I received in my CSA basket was a pint of huge blueberries. When I saw them I decided to purchase another, to make a yummy sauce that I could store and use… [Read More]

Natural Sugar Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

This natural sugar strawberry rhubarb crisp is a great way to use fresh strawberries and rhubarb with natural maple syrup, instead of refined sugar. This year I signed up for a local CSA program. In case you are not familiar, CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture. Basically you pay a subscription fee to be a… [Read More]

Easy Flag Fruit Tart

This simple patriotic flag fruit tart recipe is a big hit at parties. It’s another oldie but goodie. Using fresh fruit, packaged cookie dough, and an easy cream cheese filling you can make a beautiful and tasty tart for everyone to enjoy. Easy Flag Fruit Tart   For this one I arranged the fruit on a… [Read More]

Amazing Berry Cheesecake Surprisingly Made With No Added Sugar

This berry cheesecake recipe was created by my daughter and myself for our Easter dinner dessert. My brother-in-law is a diabetic, and we are always striving, often failing, for healthier options in our diet. Although, there is a fair amount of fat content in this dish, the only sugar, is the natural sugar from the berries,… [Read More]

Melt in Your Mouth Homemade Apple Dumplings

Another item introduced to me by my husband, was a Pennsylvania Dutch apple dumpling. When visiting his family in central PA, near Amish country we picked up a few apple dumplings, in the fabulous market in the center of town. He would heat the dumpling, and add milk, to eat any time of day, mostly breakfast…. [Read More]