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25 Delicious Ways to Use Zucchini and Summer Squash

What is not to love about zucchini? It is a super easy to grow vegetable, especially for beginning gardeners, is prolific, is low in calories and tastes great. But by the end of the growing season, as long as you prevent squash bugs, you are likely to have bucket loads of it. Your  neighbors will …

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Does Adding Cinnamon to your Diet have Health Benefits?

Cinnamon has long been touted as having many health benefits.  Many reports seem to suggest that adding it to your diet can have an overall good effect on your health. Cinnamon tastes good on desserts. Should we add it liberally to foods? Before you reach for a bottle of cinnamon supplements, remember this: there is …

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My Favorite Samoas Copy Cat Recipes

These delicious Samoas copy cat recipes will let you enjoy your favorite Girl Scout cookie recipe at home. I don’t know about you, but one of my favorite Girl Scout Cookies is the Samoas. If you have never had them, this delicious cookie features caramel and toasted coconut-covered with a drizzle of chocolate is super …

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Recipes Using Lemonade – Cakes, Cookies, Drinks and More

The first Sunday in May is celebrated as National Lemonade Day.  Summer is almost here and nothing quite says summer time like a big glass of lemonade. But lemonade is not just for drinking as these recipes using lemonade will show. Lemonade adds a nice touch to many other types of recipes too.   Celebrate your …

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10 Ways with Oranges – Orange Recipes

Oranges are the star attraction in these delicious recipes. From delicious smoothies to decadent desserts, these recipes that feature oranges will add a refreshing touch to your dinner table. Oranges are so sweet and lend themselves to all sorts of recipes ideas.  And they are quite plentiful for the spring and summer months.  This popular …

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20+ Easy Gluten Free recipes

Tempt Your Taste buds with these Gluten Free Recipes. Over the last few years, our awareness of some of the problems with foods which contain gluten has risen sharply.  Many readers, for health reasons, or sometimes to lose weight have tried to cut gluten from their diets.  This collection of Gluten free recipes should be …

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Jumbo Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies – Not for the timid!

Peanut Butter sandwich cookies will tempt your sweet tooth! I am a peanut butteraholic.  I love it in desserts, main courses, ice cream, drinks and anything else my mind can dream up.  I’m a bit like Claire from Lost in that regard.  This recipe for peanut butter sandwich cookies is not for the faint of …

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Butterscotch Apple Cream Bars – Fall Sweet Treat

If you like the taste of toffee apples in the fall, you will love this delicious bar recipe. These butterscotch apple cream bars are just scrumptious.  They are sort of a cross between a toffee apple and a snickers candy bar.  Bye bye diet!  I used butterscotch bits for my filling and topping which gives …

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Brazilian Chocolate Truffle Recipe – Brigadeiro

I love to experiment with International cuisine.  My favorites are Italian, Indian and Asian flavors but there are so many other flavor profiles out there that are just waiting to be explored. My friend Regina from a great website called Molly Mel has delicious recipes that feature Brazilian cuisine.  This sweet treat recipe for Brazilian …

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Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Peanut Butter Syrup

This recipe is one that is not destined to be included in any healthy cooking cookbook, but it might win you a “best mom” award for tastiest breakfast recipe!   These chocolate chip pancakes are loaded with chocolate chips and white chocolate chips and then coated in a chocolate sauce as well as a peanut butter …

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

These delicious peanut butter chocolate chip shortbread cookies combine the best of three worlds – chocolate chip cookies, peanut butter cookies and shortbread – into one delicious treat.  Printable Recipe:  Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies. The cookies are easy to make.  You just combine the dough into logs and refrigerate for a while and …

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Super Easy Chocolate Coconut Hello Dolly Bars

Bar recipes are my favorite type of baked goods recipes. They are normally quite fast and easy to make and most have of them require ingredients that are already in your pantry.  This recipe for Hello Dolly Bars fits that bill nicely and has an amazing flavor and texture. Making these Chocolate Coconut Hello Dolly Bars …

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Homemade Butterscotch Pudding Recipe

Are you looking for a comfort food sensation? This recipe for homemade butterscotch pudding is creamy and delicious and quite easy to make.  If you have a sweet tooth, you’ll be delighted to learn that September 19 is National Butterscotch Pudding Day. Even though you don’t need an excuse to enjoy this treat, it’s still …

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Great Tasting Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

Chocolate chip cookies and a tall glass of milk. What better way is there to have a taste treat break in the middle of the afternoon? Printable Recipe:  Chocolate Chip Cookies This recipe gives a great tasting cookie and is very easy to make.  Just combine the dry goods in one bowl and whisk.  Mix …

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