Category Archives: Vegetables

Homemade Marinara Sauce

Make Favorite If you’ve ever looked at the prices of store bought marinara sauces, you know they can be a bit pricey!  I’m here to show you the most delicious and rich marinara sauce you can make in just a … Continue reading

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How to bake a potato

Make Favorite I love a good baked potato.  Now, load it up with toppings and I’ll eat that any day of the week!  Whether it be butter, sour cream, salt and pepper or pile on some sauteed onions and peppers … Continue reading

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Lime Pickles

Make Favorite Making pickles is just not my thing.  The closest I’ve come is Canning Jalapeno Peppers because we eat them in and on so many things and I grow them every year.  So I have to preserve them somehow … Continue reading

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Loaded Baked Potato with Ham

Make Favorite Paul is a rice man and I’m a potato girl.  He’ll eat potatoes and I’ll eat rice, but we do have our preferences.  Now, take a baked potato and load it up with all kinds of delicious goodness … Continue reading

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Oven Baked Rice Pilaf

Make Favorite Rice is an easy go-to in my house because I use a rice maker.  Basically you throw the rice plus the liquid in the bowl of the cooker and place it over a reservoir of water, set the … Continue reading

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Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Make Favorite Brussels Sprouts are one of my favorite vegetables.  I love them steamed and then slathered with brown butter, salt and pepper as well as roasting them in the oven until they are a nice crispy brown color.  DELICIOUS!  … Continue reading

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Pineapple Cranberry Carrots

Make Favorite As much as I love basic buttered sauteed carrots, I think I have found a new love of carrots. These sweet succulent carrots are just divine! I was doing a birthday dinner for a friend of ours and … Continue reading

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Pineapple Pear Salsa

Make Favorite I mentioned in a previous post that I made Pepper Steak in the Slow Cooker for Paul’s birthday dinner last week.  The two requests he made were the Pepper Steak over rice and Pecan Pie.  Well, I wanted … Continue reading

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Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms

Make Favorite Paul and I went to a sweet baby shower for some friends of ours.  It was a time to help the parents-to-be celebrate the upcoming birth of their son.  Such a sweet and happy occasion!  The party was … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Hummus

Make Favorite How about one more fabulous pumpkin recipe that I made last weekend for our guests, then I’ll move on to a few sweet potato recipes that I’m so excited about!  It’s Pumpkin Hummus!  My son, his wife and … Continue reading

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