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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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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Baked Sweet Potato Fries Topped with Walnuts, Blue Cheese, and Balsamic Reduction

My parents recently went to South Carolina and brought me back some freshly harvested sweet potatoes.  If you have never had any really fresh sweet potatoes, you need to add them to your list of things to try because they really are much better than  ones that you find in most grocery stores.  I love… 

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Pumpkin Chili

Pumpkin Chili

Wow, it has been a week. Sorry, there wasn’t a post up Sunday. Some of you may remember that I am going to school.  Well, it is midterm week, and even though I thought I had everything scheduled well enough not to interrupt my usual blogging schedule, I was wrong.  Some of those projects took… 

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Warm German Potato Salad

Warm German Potato Salad for Man Food Mondays

Good October morning to you all, Today I am sharing my mothers  Warm German Potato Salad, one of my families all time favorites.  As the title states, this is best when it is still warm from boiling the potatoes.  With Oktoberfest Winding down (it is actually celebrated staring in late September and runs 16 days… 

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