Category Archives for Recipes

Plum Crumble with Vanilla Ice Cream

Plum Crumble with Vanilla Ice CreamPlum crumble is one of my absolute favorite old family recipes that I return to time and time again! It’s the ideal comfort food; delicious on its own with warm, moist plums topped with a nutty, buttery crumble… and if you’re in the mood for even more decadence, just add […]

Gluten Free & Vegan Carrot Cupcakes

Gluten Free & Vegan Carrot CupcakesWe’re all looking for ways to eat healthy while still enjoying delicious food. Many of us are turning to elimination diets as a way to shed some pounds. Others have to eliminate certain food groups because of allergies. Gluten-free and vegan diets have recently seen a surge in popularity thanks […]

Passion Fruit and Ginger Mojitos

Passion Fruit and Ginger MojitosAs the weather heats up during the summer, there is hardly anything more refreshing than a chilled beverage! Perhaps you are on the lookout for a new mojito recipe to try now that it’s the season of backyard parties and pool days. Most of us have sampled Starbucks’ passion fruit tea […]

Papaya Cream with Cassis Liqueur

Papaya Cream with Cassis LiqueurCassis liqueur is still a rather newly introduced beverage in the U.S., considering it originated in Europe. The liqueur’s popularity has been slow-growing in the States, however, it is gradually picking up steam. Cassis liqueur has a slight edge over other berry liqueurs, as it is made from black-currant berries, which […]

Shrimp on Rosemary Skewers with Rum-Soaked Pineapple

Shrimp on Rosemary Skewers with Rum-Soaked PineappleImagine this: you have a backyard party planned for Saturday afternoon, and while you know hamburgers, hot dogs, and bratwurst are on the menu, what about appetizers? Potato salads and deviled eggs will always hit the spot, but if you are looking for something with a little extra pizazz, […]

Electric Skillet Pizza

Electric Skillet PizzaThis may be one of the easiest ways you’ll ever bake pizza at home, and you don’t even need to preheat your oven! Have you heard of electric skillet pizza? Perhaps you are merely cooking for yourself and it seems like a waste to heat the entire oven, or perhaps you’re trying to […]

Melon & Prosciutto Skewers over Greens Mix

Melon & Prosciutto Skewers Over Greens MixAre you on the lookout for a fresh and zesty summer appetizer? These melon and prosciutto skewers will be just the thing you need! With the combination of refreshing melon and sweet prosciutto, not only will each bite be delicious, but also satisfying! To top it off, this appetizer […]

Electric Skillet Meatloaf

Electric Skillet MeatloafWho doesn’t love a good meatloaf? Hardly anything rings more American than a traditional meatloaf with a side of potatoes. The great part about meatloaf is that it has numerous varieties and even though the general concept is the same, everyone has preferred additions to make it their own. This particular recipe is […]