Quarantine Sheet Pan Thanksgiving Dinner for Two

I love Thanksgiving! It’s probably my favorite cooking holiday. I enjoy being with my immediate and extended family while I’m preparing the dinner. It’s actually a two day process for me; baking the day before and most of the cooking action occuring on Thanksgiving Day. This year is different because of the pandemic. I won’t see my extended family and that makes me sad. It … Continue reading Quarantine Sheet Pan Thanksgiving Dinner for Two

Easy Make Ahead Cranberry Orange Sauce

Once you try this homemade cranberry sauce, you’ll never but the canned stuff again. This simple recipe has only 6 ingredients and is ready after 15 minutes on the stove. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to serve with that turkey! Cranberry sauce is essential in my household. Afterall, what’s Thanksgiving without cranberry sauce with your … Continue reading Easy Make Ahead Cranberry Orange Sauce

Easy Instant Pot Chicken Curry

Easy Instant Pot Chicken Curry is perfect when you want a tasty dinner, but are short on time. This chicken recipe is loaded with garlic and aromatic spices. Serve over rice and Voila…dinner is served. First we’ll start off by making a paste out of aromatic spices. This includes vinegar, garlic, ginger, coriander, cumin, cayenne, ground mustard, salt and cloves. Mash it all together in … Continue reading Easy Instant Pot Chicken Curry

Easy No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

It’s all about flavor and simplicity today. Delicious pumpkin cheesecake with no baking involved. It’s November everyone.  When November rolls around I start thinking about Thanksgiving.  This is the perfect Fall dessert and would be wonderful after your Thanksgiving dinner.  Here’s what comes to mind when I think about this no bake pumpkin cheesecake: Simple and easy to make. No oven required.  So it’s a convenient … Continue reading Easy No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

Bittersweet Chocolate Brownie with Meringue

You can’t go wrong with fudgy brownies. Fudgy brownies are my preference over cake like brownies. Slightly warmed with a little vanilla ice cream and I’m in heaven. This take on the fudgy brownie brings it to a whole new level. Twice Baked Meringue Brownie Loaf was a recipe I stumbled upon in my Bake From Scratch Magazine. The brownie loaf is made with bittersweet … Continue reading Bittersweet Chocolate Brownie with Meringue

Homemade Jalapeno Cheddar Bread

I belong to a group on Facebook called the Cook’s Cook Community Forum. I love this group! It has almost 90,000 members who post pictures of their food and baked goods, share their recipes and give lots of encouragement. One of the group members posted his picture and recipe for Jalapeno Cheddar bread and it had me practically drooling. I figured I had to make … Continue reading Homemade Jalapeno Cheddar Bread