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  • Eggnog cheesecake bars
    Eggnog cheesecake bars
    Ingredients12 graham crackers, finely ground3/4 cup & 3 tbsp. sugar4 tbsp. unsalted butter, melted1 lb. cream cheese, room temp2 eggs1 egg yolk3/4 cup eggnog1 tbsp. & 1 1/2 tsp. flour1 tbsp. & 1 sp. brandy1 tsp. vanilla1/2 tsp. nutmeg1...
  • Boston Baked Beans
    Oven Baked Beans
    Winter is lurking. Comfort food is the best way to beat the cold weather. Snuggle up and nosh away. These long-cooking baked beans are a classic addition to a buffet meal or a cozy family supper. The beans bake in one pot but need a little prep in...
  • Candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars
    Candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars
    Crust Ingredients3/4 cup graham crackers crumbs1/4 cup butter, meltedFilling Ingredients2 (8 oz) packages cream cheese, room temp3/4 cup sugar3 eggs, room temp1/4 cup peppermint mocha coffee creamer3 (1.55 oz) Hershey's candy cane chocolate...
  • Chocolate Cake
    Recipes for diabetics: chocolate cake
    Most of my friends and family love all things chocolate – that is, except for the extra weight eating too much of it adds to our frame. Once again, diabeticconnect.com comes to our rescue with this delicious recipe for chocolate cake (by...
  • 5 pounds quick delicious fudge
    Simple, creamy, rich fudge candy
    One of our favorite candy recipes is fudge. We make it every year for Christmas. This recipe makes 5 pounds which you can make and share with your family and friends. This is a super simple recipe that is so delicious, it literally melts in your...
  • Chicken Pot Roast
    Recipes: chicken pot roast
    My granddaughter really enjoys playing games on my Nook whenever she is visiting. Every now and then she has to pay a “toll” before I hand it over to her – she has to scroll through grandparents.com with me to determine if there...
  • Classic and deceptively simple biscuits make breakfast
    Classic and deceptively simple biscuits make breakfast
    One thing you can spend money on in Tucson is the selection of jam and jelly that overflows the shelves of supermarkets, gift shops, specialty shops and health-oriented stores. The Southwest has our own Prickly Pear cactus, that is magically...
  • A smashing dessert for the Holidays
    A smashing dessert for the Holidays
    Chocolate is exciting. If you watch live cooking shows on television, you'll notice that a murmur of anticipation will run through the audience when the host announces a chocolate dish on the menu. Those who become accustomed to working with...
  • Frogs
    The 12 days of Christmas food lover's style: 10 lords a leaping
    On the tenth day of Christmas,my true love sent to me:Ten Lords a Leaping. Indeed, ten Lords a Leaping but only nine Ladies a Dancing—a little like musical chairs where there’s an odd man out, so to speak. Is this leaping in the form...
  • New Year's buffet
    50 easy recipes for New Year's Eve and New Year's Day celebrations
    New Year's Eve and Day have some intriguing food traditions that many people embrace for prosperity in the New Year. Hopefully in this group of 50 recipes, you will find a perfect match for your New Year's Eve party or New Year's Day...
  •  Omelet Rancheros
    Omelet Rancheros
    Here's a classic recipe from the American Egg Board, circa 1996, that can be can be served as a delicious breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner:Omelet RancherosIngredientsOne half cup vegetarian refried beansOne fourth cup salsa or taco sauce,...
  • Chicken Marsala Casserole
    Try our favorite chicken marsala casserole for a quick and easy meal
    I made this on a day when I had these ingredients in my fridge and no plan for what to make. I knew I wanted to use the chicken breast, but the rest was up for grabs. It might not have been a beautiful meal that I would serve to company, but it...
  • A hearty omelet for breakfast or brunch
    A hearty omelet for breakfast or brunch
    Hope you had a very Merry Christmas yesterday and that it was a day full of fun! Here were are the day after and like many who work, this is a day off. It's just the day to rest and relax after a day of hectic activities. And with that comes...
  • Eating raw
    Enzymes are a necessary component to nutritional health
    Enzymes are catalysts responsible for thousands of processes within biological cellsAlmost all chemical reactions in a living cell need enzymes in order to occur at rates sufficient for life. Most enzymes are proteins primarily produced in the...
  • Turkey Noodle Soup
    Turkey Noodle Soup
    Another soup for a cold winter's day. Fire up the stockpot and grab a fresh loaf of bread. This soup is a great way to use some leftover holiday turkey.The unique addition of sage gives this soup a delicious flavor reminiscent of traditional...