Spooky Halloween Recipe Round Up

  Celebrate Halloween with One of ‘These Recipes It is almost that time.  I’ve put together a YouTube Video of some of our most popular Halloween  recipes.  Sit back and enjoy the show! To see the recipes, just visit the Halloween page on our site.

Fudge Brownies with Peanut Butter Frosting

Fudge Brownies with peanut butter frosting

Printable Recipe:  Fudge Brownies with Peanut Butter Frosting  This recipe for fudge brownies with peanut butter frosting is rich and delicious and perfect for those that love the combination of peanut butter and chocolate. (one of my personal favorites!) One of the great things about this recipe is that I can make the brownies on…

Cheeseburger Taco Wraps

Printable Recipe:  Cheeseburger Wraps This recipe for cheeseburger wraps takes the tastes of cheeseburgers and tacos and combines them into one tasty meal.  You can even make them with your own homemade taco seasoning mix.  The recipe is fast and easy to do which makes it perfect for a busy week night.  You will have…

Scalloped Potatoes

cheesy Scalloped Potatoes

Printable Recipe: Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes If you are looking for a wonderful recipe for scalloped potatoes, you just cannot go wrong with this one.  It is very fast to assembled and the flavors are to die for. I first started making this recipe when I lived in Australia. It was a favorite recipe of a…

Ground Beef Penne Pasta Recipe

Ground Beef & Penne Pasta

Printable Recipe:  Ground Beef & Penne pasta This recipe for ground beef and penne pasta  is comfort food at it’s best. It is one of my family’s favorite recipes.  It takes very little time to prepare but tastes as though you spent hours over a hot stove. The red wine and mushrooms combine with the…

Spicy Mexican Rice

Printable Recipe:  Spicy Mexican Rice Are you craving the taste of Mexican rice from your favorite Mexican restaurant?  No need to go out or have take out.  Why not make your own Mexican rice? This recipe is easy to do, full of flavor and on the table in about 25 minutes. Add the olive oil…

BBQ Phyllo Pastry Appetizers

BBQ Phyllo Pastry Appetizers

Printable Recipe:  BBQ Phyllo Pastry Appetizers These tasty Phyllo pastry bites are easy to make and will be a big hit at your upcoming holiday parties. They  are made with phyllo shells, cheddar cheese and shredded pork.  The tangy BBQ sauce adds just the right about of kick to these little bites. BBQ phyllo Pastry…

Oatmeal Chocolate Cookie Bars

Oatmeal Chocolate cookie Bar

Printable recipe Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars This recipe combines two of my favorite treats into one delicious bar – chocolate fudge and oatmeal cookies.  The end result is thick and rich and just plain scrumptious. This recipe is not for a cook who likes to keep their hands clean.  It is messy and you…

Coffee Chocolate Martini Recipe

Coffee Chocolate Martini Recipe

Printable Recipe:  Coffee Chocolate Martini This delicious Coffee Chocolate Martini Recipe combines the flavors of Kahlua, Frangelico and coffee into one great tasting cocktail. Coffee Chocolate Martini Recipe   Print Ingredients 50ml of cold coffee 25ml Kahlua 25ml vodka 25ml of Frangelico Coffee beans to garnish Instructions Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Mix together…

Broccoli and Bacon Salad

Broccoli and Bacon Salad

Printable Recipe:  Broccoli and Bacon Salad Looking for a great salad for a barbeque or pot luck supper? This broccoli and bacon salad is hard to top. The salad is so easy to make and the bacon and cheese will please even the fussiest of vegetable eaters.  I served this tonight with my Loaded baked…

Grapefruit Tequila Highball

Grapefruit Tequila Highball

Printable Recipe:  Grapefruit Tequila Highball This cocktail combines the refreshing tang of grapefruit and lime with Jose Cuervo Tequila for a great taste.  Calorie wise, this won’t break the bank either, at about 150 calories each! Grapefruit Tequila Highball   Print Serves: 1 Ingredients 1 ounce Jose Cuervo tequila Grapefruit juice Salt Lime Wedge of…

Chicken Piccata with Artichoke hearts

Cihicken Piccata with Articdhokes and Capers

Printable recipe:  Chicken Piccata with Artichoke hearts Capers & Lemon Garlic Sauce My daughter used to work at Ragazzi’s Italian restaurant here in Raleigh, NC.   My husband and I often used to dine there and one of his favorite dishes was chicken piccata. I have come up with my version of this dish and this…

Creamy Pumpkin Dip

Creamy Pumpkin Dip

Printable Recipe – Creamy Pumpkin Dip. This recipe for pumpkin dip is creamy and delicious. It was submitted by a fan of The Gardening Cook page on Facebook, Diamond Victoria.  Thanks for submitting it Diamond! This dip combines canned pumpkin with cream cheese and confectioner’s sugar for a sweet dip that Diamond says tastes great…

Vegan Coconut Oil Banana Nut Muffins

Vegan Banana Walnut Muffins

Printable Recipe:  Vegan Banana Nut Muffins These banana nut muffins are light and delicious and contain no cow’s milk or butter so they are perfect for vegans.  But my meat eating husband loves them too.  They are full of flavor and have great texture.  You won’t believe there are no eggs in them!  You can…

Shrimp with Garlic and Parsley

Grilled shrimp with garlic and parsley

Printable Recipe:  Shrimp with Garlic and Parsley in White Wine. This recipe for Shrimp with garlic and parsley in a white wine sauce is perfect for a busy week night when you don’t have a lot of time.  Prep is quick and it will be on the table in a flash. To devein the shrimp…