Recipes Tagged ‘Sweet’


Green Velvet Cupcakes for Saint Patricks

The following fun recipe for Green cupcakes, perfect for Saint Patrick’s comes from NutMeg Nanny a wonderful food blog:    


Make Your Own Rub

  To make your own rub, or buy pre-blended? That is the question. Having your own signature rub can be a lot of fun. It makes a great gift for a friend and gives you something to brag about at your next cookout… but is it for you? There are a few things you may […]


5 Grilling Tips and Suggestions

BBQ and Grilling has been woven into the fabric of American culture since the 1950’s when George Stephen got an idea after inheriting a controlling interest in a metal spinning company called Weber Brothers. Since that day, firing up the grill has been a sacred ritual heralding the start of summer. In 2009 there were […]


Ginger Snaps

  Since I was a kid, ginger snaps have been one of my favorite cookies. Sure, I liked chocolate chip just as much as the next kid, but for me, nothing was better than a fresh, slightly chewy, homemade ginger snap. Over the years, I’ve tested various recipes, trying to perfect the art of the […]


Sweet tomato juice

I must admit that I love autumn, but with it rapidly approaching, I must reminisce about the hot summer days and the delicious produce that it yields. One of the products of summer that I typically look forward to the most are tomatoes. After going through six months of dull, flavorless tomatoes, when the first […]


Roasted Pork Recipe with Sesame Seed, Pomegranate & Sriracha

  Our dishes are often inspired by Asian flavors, and this Roasted Pork Recipe blends the flavors perfectly. A nice mixture of sesame oil, soy sauce, ginger and garlic is a nice complement to the juicy, tender pork. We topped ours with a pomegranate molasses and Sriracha for a spicy-sweet kick. Paired with the tangy […]


Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

  When our family gets together for the holidays, we live far enough apart that whoever is hosting all of us has overnight guests. That means in addition to preparing a big meal later in the day, we are making breakfast for a crowd as well. Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins are fast and easy to […]


Apple Cider and Cinnamon Sticks Recipe for Autumn

Jack-o-lanterns on the porch, leaves falling in the yard, the scent of a fresh cinnamon sticks recipe wafting through the air…there is really nothing else like autumn! I have really grown to love the smell and taste of real cinnamon, so I’ve gotten a little creative with my cinnamon sticks recipe this year. First, plop […]


Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Since switching to a vegan diet, Thanksgiving has been the most complicated holiday of the year. Family gatherings are defined by the feast, and tradition dictates a smorgasbord of non-vegan fare. If you are the only one with special dietary “needs”, be prepared to bring your own. But remember that you catch more flies with […]


Thanksgiving Pumpkin Spice Bread

  Pumpkin Bread just seems to go along with Thanksgiving, doesn’t it? With the fall, really, I guess. Living out here in the country, pumpkin fields are a common sight, and this time of year, when the leaves of the plants have nearly all wilted, it almost looks like the pumpkins just sprang up from underground overnight. […]