Recipes, Appetizers, Desserts & Healthy Cooking Tips

Creamy Pea Soup

I love this soup because it simply simmers by itself on the stovetop. People are surprised to hear that it has only 1 gram of fat...

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Caramel Crispy Pops

Ordinary rice cereal treats are fine for everyday, but the holiday calls for something a little more special. I dress them up with...

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Herbed Fennel and Onion

Wondering what to do with those fennel bulbs you brought home from the market? Try them in this aromatic and savory side dish that’s...

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Pomegranate Glazed Beets

A ruby red pomegranate glaze lends a tart, slightly sweet taste to tender beets. They’d be the perfect addition to a festive holiday...

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Teriyaki Sandwiches

The meat for these sandwiches comes out of the slow cooker tender and flavorful. Living in the foothills of the Cascades, we frequently...

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Master Holiday Cookie Mix

Simplify your cookie baking with this master mix—it's ideal for this busy time of year. With the mix made and refrigerated,...

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Bacon-Gouda Stuffed Onions

Serve these tender, sweet and savory onions as a side with steak. For an added splash, drizzle everything with any leftover buttery...

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Chicken and Stuffing Pie

This is a wonderful recipe to have on hand when turkey and chicken leftovers begin to crowd your refrigerator...during the holiday...

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Greens with Herb Vinaigrette

Dijon mustard adds tanginess to the light vinaigrette that coats this salad "For variety, I sometimes add minced garlic or a...

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Garlic Shrimp & Mushroom Pasta

Effortless and delicious: That’s exactly how we like Monday-through-Friday meals to be, and this one fits the bill perfectly. The...

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Cranberry Fool

A "fool" is a dessert made by folding pureed fruit into whipped cream. In this delectable version, cranberry sauce is the...

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Parmesan Sesame Crackers

These rustic-looking crackers are crispy, crunchy and topped with cheese and plenty of seeds. Perfect for parties, they’re missing...

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