Oreo Cookie Cheesecake

I’ve made this yummy cheesecake a million times. It’s pretty fool proof as long as you make it the night before. It’s aMAZing…definitely worth the calories!

Balsamic Apple Pork Tenderloin

I have a new gadget in my kitchen. Well, maybe not exactly new. I purchased a countertop pressure cooker last year. I stared at it quite a while before I actually put it to use. The delay probably resulted from my upbringing as a child.

Hello, Fall! Tomato Basil Soup

Fall has arrived, and even the weather noticed and brought us a chill this morning. Cooler weather sparks thoughts of simmering soups and warm bread. Here’s one recipe that is delicious and quite easy to make. Pair it with a grilled cheese sandwich for a cozy lunch or lite supper.

Grilled Pork Medallions with Apricot-Mushroom Sauce

Ingredients Sauce 2 Tablespoons bacon fat 1/4 cup onion 1/4 cup mushrooms 2 Tablespoons flour 1 cup milk 1/4 teaspoon Five Spice Powder 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 2 Tablespoons Hoisin sauce 2 Tablespoon Apricot Jam 1/4 teaspoon...

Curried Lentils with Butternut Squash

Soup weather is upon us. This delicious lentil dish is just the thing. The curry seasoning is sure to warm you up on a cold day. It is one...

Fall for the Season with Caramel Apples

With a dash of cinnamon or a sprinkle of sugar, the apple is the favored fruit for fall.

Creamy White Bean Chili

The weather has turned on us here in my part of Southern California. The nighttime temperatures have dipped below freezing and in response, I have been making soup. Tonight, it was a White Chicken Chili. Oh man, was it delish. Hope you enjoy it, too. By the way, this will work very well in your crockpot

Eating Well No Matter the Season: Healthy Italian Sausage

During this season of feasting, I am always looking for good ways to make healthier choices that don’t skimp on flavor and leave room for some extra indulgences.

Potato Leek Soup

My kids used to love having their friends over for this green soup because to a kid, it looks gross, but even to a kid, it tastes surprisingly delicious....

Marinated Grilled Peanut Chicken

Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds boneless chicken breasts 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup white vinegar 3/4 cup vegetable oil 1 1/2 teaspoons prepared mustard 2 Tablespoons soy sauce 1 1/4 teaspoon ginger 2 teaspoons toasted sesame...