Pumpkin Pie with A Sugar-Free Option Plus HOw to Roast A Pumpkin in Your Crockpot

Pumpkin Pie and How to Roast a Pumpkin in Your Crockpot with Sugar-Free Option

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and I have noticed a serious lack of actual traditional pumpkin pie recipes out there. I mean there is a whole lot of everything else pumpkin – just not pie. For this pie, I roasted my own pumpkin in the crockpot. You can use canned pumpkin if you want,… 

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PicMonkey Chilli Collage

5 Great Chili Recipes for Halloween for Man Food Mondays

Chili is one of the easiest things to cook on a Halloween night.  These are 5 Great chili recipes that we have offered up through out the year. Our favorite Chili recipe is the one called Dracula’s Bane. I created it  few years back when we were having guests over for Halloween night. I have made… 

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Lemon Glazed Gingerbread Pound Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Filling

Lemon Glazed Gingerbread Pound Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Filling

I think gingerbread is one of those fall/winter flavors that sometimes gets neglected. I have to say it was never really a love of mine until I briefly went to college in Winston-Salem. In Old Salem there is a restaurant called the Tavern, which, at least way back when I was there, served gingerbread with… 

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Chicken Noodle Soup

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup is just about the ultimate comfort food. It has finally cooled off here, and the day I made this soup it was cool and rainy. Nothing seemed quite right to cook for dinner that night until I opened a magazine and saw an advertisement for canned chicken noodle soup.  Now, I didn’t… 

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Sweet Potato Cranberry Biscuits

Sweet Potato Cranberry Biscuits

Do you remember the sweet potatoes I was telling you about a while back? Well, in addition to the sweet potato fries and lots of baked sweet potatoes, I made these Sweet Potato Cranberry Biscuits. Oh-my-goodness-YUM! These biscuits are light and fluffy with just a touch of sweetness. They are not sweet like a doughnut… 

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Pepperoni Pasta Skillet

Pepperoni Pasta Skillet

Ok, this is almost not even a recipe. But, I am thinking that I am not the only person out there that is exhausted after work and needs something that they can throw together quickly and easily that actually tastes really good. This Pepperoni Pasta Skillet is perfect for those times! My family loved this,… 

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