Quince Date Compote

I was at Wal-Mart of all places and they were selling these apple looking things next to the plantains and papayas. I wandered over and thought, what in the world is a quince? As a die-hard foodie, I purchased one and thought I’d give it a try. After doing some research, I learned that this Read More

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

I’ll be honest with you… the thought of turning avocado into pudding scared me. To me, avocadoes are very bland tasting – but they do take on flavors of just about anything. What I do love about avocadoes is their nutrition – loaded with healthy fats – and they are rich and creamy.  By using Read More

Hawaiian Breakfast Hash

This breakfast dish just kind of screams sunshine and summer – which is great since it is so wintry right now! The flavors of sweet pineapple and savory turkey bacon go perfect with the warm sweet potato. This would go great with some cooked eggs or shredded chicken. This makes 4 servings 4 slices of Read More

Swedish Meatballs

Short-cut Saturday: Freezer-Friendly & Slow-Cooker Option This is one of those ultimate comfort food dishes, yet it is tasty enough to feed guests. It also makes a great Sunday family dinner! This dish features savory meatballs with a creamy, sage sauce over garlic mashed turnips. The meatball mixture would go great over traditional mashed potatoes Read More

Slow Cooker Mushroom Meatloaf

This meatloaf is one of the easiest I’ve made – because it uses the slow cooker! Honestly, the slow cooker is like my kitchen best friend. It makes cooking so much easier on busy days or days when I don’t want to use up the oven space. This version features 8 ounces of mushrooms giving Read More

Slow Cooker Turtle Pudding Cake

The slow cooker is a magical kitchen tool. It makes everything from roasted chickens, savory vegetables, breads and desserts. I’m always a little leery when it comes to using it for desserts but the few times that I have, it’s turned out great! Just like this recipe…. chocolate, pecans, almond butter, caramel, whipped cream… YUM! Read More