Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

I found this recipe on allrecipes.com.  Nobody at my house likes pumpkin so I’ve never made pumpkin bread or pie or anything before but felt like giving it a try this year.  It smelled really good baking but no one here will eat it so I’ll have to give it away!  (Perhaps a little gift … Continue reading

Bread Bowl Artichoke Dip

This is a super yummy Pampered Chef recipe that was requested by my friend Kathie for her sister Verenda’s baby shower today.  (It’s her first and she’s having a girl!) 2 (16 oz) sourdough bread rounds (about 6″ in diameter), divided (I prefer to use 1 sourdough round and 1 sourdough baguette) oil or cooking … Continue reading

Hershey’s Best Brownies

It was my friend Belinda’s birthday yesterday and so I made her some brownies from scratch and gave her a jar of Pampered Chef’s new Chocolate Raspberry Sauce so that she could make brownie sundaes for her bday.  I sampled the pieces that fell off while cutting them up and they were delicious!  Another great … Continue reading

Granola Fudge Clusters

This is a delicious twist on the traditional no bake cookie recipe, only much tastier, from Taste of Home and they go together in a snap so if your sweet tooth is raging, like mine was, you don’t have to wait too long! 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup butterscotch chips 1 1/4 cups … Continue reading

Halloween Treat Ideas

Tomorrow night is our neighborhood Halloween party and I signed up to bring treats so I spent half the day today in the kitchen having fun and creating Halloween goodies.  These are all pretty easy to do so I thought I ‘d share them with you all in case you need some Halloween yummies for … Continue reading

Chuck Wagon Dinner

So here is another version of the Chuck Wagon dinner, this one comes from the “Taste of Home Comfort Food Diet Cookbook”, doesn’t taste like diet food at all though. 1/3 pound lean ground beef (I used a full pound) 1 small onion, chopped 1/4 cup chopped green pepper (left this out) 1 garlic clove, … Continue reading

Marvelous Mini Meatloaves

Patty requested meatloaf and I remembered this Kraft recipe that I used to make a lot when the kids were little because they liked having their own little meatloaf.  There are several different flavor combinations and they are all good! basic recipe: 1 pound hamburger 1 (6 oz) package Stove Top stuffing mix 1 cup … Continue reading