Broccoli Salad with Bacon & Cranberries

You’ll love this lighter version of Broccoli Salad with Bacon & Cranberries. It’s packed with crunchy broccoli, crispy bacon, tart cranberries and a tangy dressing.   If you are looking for a festive addition to your holiday table, look no further. How about a big bowl of Broccoli Salad with Bacon & Cranberries? The vibrant […]

Affordable Gifts for Foodies

Looking for gifts for the Foodie in your life? The Affordable Gifts for Foodies list contains gift ideas & stocking stuffers that won’t break your budget – most are under $20! With only 2 weekends left to shop before Christmas, a few of us are scrambling for last minute gift ideas. Today I’ve compiled a list […]

Nantucket Cranberry Pie

Nantucket Cranberry Pie – is it a pie or is it a cake? You won’t care what it’s called after your first bite of this cranberry-packed dessert. While October is all about pumpkins, November ushers in the cranberry season. And I’m all about the cranberries. Love them in all their shapes and forms. Cranberry salsa, homemade […]

42 Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Round out your holiday menu with these easy Thanksgiving side dishes – appetizers, sweet & savory sides, salads and breads. The countdown to Thanksgiving is on. I’ve been working on my holiday dinner menu this weekend, narrowing it down to a manageable plan. While the turkey takes center stage on the table, the Thanksgiving sides […]

Vanilla Spiced Pumpkin Bread

Looking to jazz up your Thanksgiving bread basket or dessert table? A batch of Vanilla Spiced Pumpkin Bread should do the trick. Fresh-baked loaves also make tasty teacher and hostess gifts. I considered titling this recipe “Pumpkin Bread for People Who Hate Pumpkin Bread”. Doesn’t quite roll off the tongue though, does it? Several people […]

8 Last Minute Ways to Earn Quick Money for the Holidays

Find yourself short on funds for the upcoming holiday season? No need for panic! I’ve got 8 ways to put a little extra jingle in your pocket and earn quick money for the holidays. Anyone else panicking that today is November 2? The Holiday season will be upon us in mere weeks. Are you prepared? […]

50 Halloween Recipes & Party Ideas

Planning a party or a spooky meal before heading out to Trick or Treat with the kiddos? I’ve got 50 Halloween recipes and party inspiration ideas for a Spooktacular night. When my Teens were younger, I made Mummy Dogs and Mac ‘n Cheese for dinner on Halloween. For many years. Making a fun, themed dinner […]