Recipe – Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

BBQ Sandwich

Do you LOVE Barbecued Beef sandwiches? I really like them, but seldom eat beef, or pork, for a variety of reasons. But, this is one of our favorite go-to recipes. It’s basically chicken and your favorite BBQ sauce in the crockpot. So EASY!! This recipe easily feeds a crowd! You can easily increase it or […]

Southwest Avocado-Corn-Tomato Slaw

Corn Avocado Salad Slaw for posting

We bought some fresh corn, tomatoes and avocados this weekend at a local farmer’s market.  I tossed in some jalapeno peppers and a couple lemons in order to pull together my vision of a fresh salad/slaw. This slaw (or salad) is a great source of fiber, vitamin C, potassium and other vitamins,minerals and phytochemicals. Here’s […]

Southwestern Potato Skins

potato skins with dip

Being gluten-free, potato skins are one of my favorite party foods. But, when they’re just topped with cheese, bacon and maybe some sour cream, that just seems too disgustingly fat-filled. And, some restaurants even deep-fry their skins. According to nutrition reports online, one order of potato skin at a restaurant like Chili’s will provide 1120 […]

Super Bowl Sandwiches

BBQ Sandwich

Need to feed a crowd for Super Bowl Sunday?  This is one of our favorite, easy main dishes. Basically, just put chunks of boneless, skinless chicken breasts in a crockpot/slow cooker, add barbecue sauce, and cook all day. Shred just before serving and let your guests spoon it into buns or just by itself onto […]

Yummy Pesto-Hummus Peppers

hummus pesto dip 1

Yikes! I needed a quick appetizer recipe and wanted something a little different. As I looked at what was in the refrigerator, this quick 3-ingredient recipe popped into my head. Because it was Christmas, I put it on a tree-shaped plate, but this would be fabulous on any kind of plate. The dip/filling was made […]

Cranberry Sweet-Sour Sauce

cranberry sweet sour sauce

Looking for a quick and easy appetizer? This sauce is VERY versatile. We made the sauce, then stirred in some sliced sausages and heated it thoroughly for a recent party. You can also add mini meatballs. For dinner, you could saute a variety of root vegetables – sweet potatoes, carrots, celery, etc. then add a […]

Cranberry Salsa

cranberry salsa 1

We were having a wonderful dinner with out-of-state friends this week. They happened to mention being at a restaurant once that served cranberry salsa. The light went on and recipe development was on the way! This salsa is a great way to use whole-berry cranberry sauce that’s so abundant this time of year. It’s especially […]