Chocolate Chip Cookies

I rarely bake cookies any more. There’s never anyone at home that wants to eat them. We all seem to be watching our waist. So when an opportunity presents itself I’m right there ready to bake. I love chocolate chip cookies warm out of the oven with an icy cold glass of milk. They need…

Brandy Nut Cake

I love reaching into my recipe box at Christmas time. I know whichever recipe I pull out will have years of history and tender memories attached to it. Such is the case with this beautiful fruit and nut cake. The recipe was shared with me by my dear former mother-in-law Janet. The cake is loaded…

Maple Glazed Pumpkin Muffins

  Maple Glazed Pumpkin Muffins 2 Cups all-purpose flour ¾ up to 1 Cup granulated sugar, if you want a sweeter muffin use 1 cup of sugar ½ Teaspoon fine sea salt 1 ½ Teaspoons baking powder ¼ Teaspoon baking soda 1 Teaspoon ground cinnamon ¼ Teaspoon ground nutmeg ¼ Teaspoon ground cloves 1 Cup…

Grilled Chicken with Green Beans and Salad

There always seems to be a few nights out of the week that there’s no time to cook a big meal. I’ve been trying to add more vegetables to my family’s diet. My husband Joe and my son Timothy both love this in-door grilled chicken. With the addition of a Boston lettuce salad and fresh…