Recipe Index

Below is a list of recipes posted in 2017. Click on the recipe you desire, another window will open and take you to the post that featured the recipe. Some posts have full menu plans for your convenience or choose to piece together recipes that best fit your tastes.

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Cajun Hogs in a Blanket with Mango Chutney  

Cajun Hogs in a Blanket with Spicy Aioli and Quick Pickles

Chicken Empanadas

Fruit Platter with Yogurt Dip

Chicken Nachos 

Berbere Ham Spirals

Bacon Walnut Date Spirals

Sauteed Tuscan Kale

Sesame Glazed Popcorn

Hot Pimento Cheese Bacon Bites

Quick Pickles

Grilled Honey Jalapeño Chicken Wings

Candied Spiced Nuts


Baby Kale and Spinach Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash and Cranberry Vinaigrette

Spinach and Strawberry Salad with Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

Black Bean and Corn Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Kale & Apple Salad


Mac and Cheese

Sauteed Tuscan Kale

Roasted Asparagus

Sweet Potato Fries with Maple Mustard Sauce

Greek Spaghetti Squash

Creole Potatoes Au Gratin

Honey Glazed Brussel Sprouts

Sesame Glazed Brussel Sprouts

Fried Plantains

Sage and Sweet Pea Risotto

Zesty Haricot Verts (French Style Green Beans)

Beans & Greens


Salted Caramel Popcorn

Lemon Cookies

Coffee Creme Brûlée

Key Lime Creme Brûlée 

Chocolate Buttercream Eggs

Chocolate Fudge Sammies

Extra Mile S’mores

Pumpkin Whoopee Pies

Pecan Sandies


Birthday Cake

Chocolate Salted Caramel Cupcakes

Four Layer Strawberries and Cream Cake

Marshmallow Frosting Video

Decorating Rose Cake Pops Video


Apple Cheddar Feta Crostata

Old Fashioned Apple Pie

Key Lime Tartlets

Peach Pie

Cherry Shortbread Bars

Butternut Squash and Caramelized Onion Galette


Vanilla Chocolate Cherry Semifreddo

Roasted Strawberry Semifreddo

Pumpkin Pie Semifreddo

Banana Ice Cream with Chocolate Pecans


Country White Bread

Dutch Oven Crusty Bread

Hamburger Buns Video

Salt and Pepper Focaccia Rolls

Challah Bread and Honey Butter

Pumpkin Banana Quick Bread with Spiced Glaze

Pineapple Cherry Quick Bread with Brown Sugar Glaze

Cranberry Orange Quick Bread with an Orange Glaze

Gluten Free & Dairy Free Banana Quick Bread

Pizza Dough


Chicken Pot Pie Soup

Sweet Curry Potato Leek Soup with Bacon and Northwoods Fire Croutons

Butternut Squash Soup with Pork Belly Croutons

Vegan Butternut Squash Soup

Beef Stew & Biscuits

Chicken & Dumplings

Turkey & Black Bean Soup


Fruit and Nut Granola Bars

Almond Butter Granola Bars

Maple Cranberry Pecan Granola Bars dipped in  Coffee White Chocolate

Loose Granola

Lemon Blueberry Granola Bars

Yogurt Snack Packs


Banana Muscle Muffins

Cranberry Orange Muffins

Cinnamon Swirl Biscuits

Buttermilk Biscuits

Blackberry Peach Biscuits


Orange French Toast (Dairy Free) with Homemade Creme Fraiche

Apple Cinnamon Pancakes

Carrot Pancakes with Cream Cheese Glaze

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Pancakes

Lemon Blueberry Pancakes

Brunch Club Sandwich or Monte Cristo (THE BEST)


BLTOAE Breakfast Sammy on Country White Bread

Poached Eggs

Rosemary Breakfast Taters


Easy Fresh Pasta Video

Crawfish Fettucine Alfredo


Chicken Shepard’s Pie

Mushroom Onion Burgers

Granny Annie’s Sloppy Joes

Jerk Chicken Sandwiches

Chicken Parmesan Subs

Steamed Maryland Blue Crabs

Spaghetti and Meatballs

Pulled Pork Pizza and Pepperoni Pizza

Korean BBQ Short Rib Tacos

Yucatan Shrimp

Pork Tacos with Chili Lime Creme and Serrano Pepper Red Cabbage Slaw

Baked Chicken and Ham Spirals with a Lemon Dijon Cream Sauce

Bourbon Glazed Smoked Turkey


Veggie Packed Red Pasta Sauce

Sweet Hot Sausage Pasta Sauce

Quick Red Sauce for Pasta & Sandwiches

Mango Chutney Mustard

Maple Mustard Sauce

Burger Sauce

Cliantro Lime Creme

Yum Yum Sauce

Chili Lime Creme

Lemon Dijon Cream Sauce

Turkey Gravy

Old Fashioned Apple Butter Part 1

Old Fashioned Apple Butter Part 2


Blackberry Sparkling Wine 

Blackberry Iced Tea (non-alcholic)

Blackberry Mojito

Strawberry Key Limeade Fizz

Strawberry Key Limeades (non-alcoholic)

Chocolate Strawberry “Milkshakes” (non-alcoholic)

Pomegranate-Ginger Sangria

Hot Chocolate (non-alcoholic or not)