4 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

4 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

I love using the slow cooker, and other cooking tools, whenever I can to make my life easier especially on the holidays like Thanksgiving. The folks at McCormick have come up with four amazing recipes that will be perfect this Thanksgiving, or any day, that you can make right in your slow cooker. If you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner and … Continue Reading →
Grilled Beef Rack of Ribs and Country Barbecue Potatoes

Grilled Beef Rack of Ribs and Country Barbecue Potatoes

(Family Features) Firing up the grill is an American tradition. The farm families who produce the food so many people enjoy at backyard cookouts want to share some of their favorite grilling recipes, as well as an appreciation for how food gets from the farm to the table. Farmers like Amanda Folkens, from Iowa, Danell Kalcevic, from Colorado, and Nicole … Continue Reading →
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Sweet Peppers

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Sweet Peppers

This is another great side dish recipe for roasted Brussels sprouts with sweet peppers! If you think you don’t like Brussels sprouts because you grew up with them being boiled, please do give roasted Brussels sprouts a chance! (Family Features) It may sound contrary to your healthy eating plan, but the human body actually needs some types of fat for … Continue Reading →
Salsa Verde Turkey Burgers and Southwest Sweet Potato Salad [RECIPES]

Salsa Verde Turkey Burgers and Southwest Sweet Potato Salad [RECIPES]

Craving a burger but want something a little different? Tonight I was and I made Salsa Verde Turkey Burgers with Southwest Sweet Potato Salad. It was gooooo-ooooood! Turkey burgers, when done properly, are really a favorite of mine. Hubby tolerates them, but always prefers beef. You could make this with any kind of ground meat that you wanted, but I … Continue Reading →
10 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

10 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Are you still planning your Thanksgiving Day menu? Or have you been asked to bring something to someone else’s house for the feast? Here are ten side dish recipes that would be great for any Thanksgiving table! Baked Acorn Squash with Maple Glaze Recipe & Photo: The Kitchen Is My Playground I love how simple this recipe is and that … Continue Reading →
Cilantro and Lime Coleslaw Recipe

Cilantro and Lime Coleslaw Recipe

Coleslaw has never been a favorite food of mine. Most of them that I tasted over the years just tasted like mushy cabbage in mayo and I was not a fan. However, I do like salads and thought I could come up with some coleslaw I might like. Last night I made this Cilantro and Lime Coleslaw for the first … Continue Reading →
Air Fried Tostones (plantains)

Air Fried Tostones (plantains)

Tonight we had Mexican food for dinner and I decided to try and make some tostones in my air fryer. Tostones are twice-fried plantains. These are the things that look like bananas but they are not. I actually hate bananas so trust me when I say plantains do not taste the same because I love plantains. Here is how I … Continue Reading →
Roasted Cauliflower with Shallots, Garlic, Thyme and Parmesan RECIPE

Roasted Cauliflower with Shallots, Garlic, Thyme and Parmesan RECIPE

Cauliflower is one of my favorite vegetables and I find it is actually fairly versatile. Tonight I tried roasting the cauliflower with the addition of shallots, garlic, thyme, and then a sprinkle of some fresh Parmesan cheese. The result was a deliciously nutty flavor without any of that cabbage-like flavor that cauliflower can sometimes have. Cauliflower has a high nutritional … Continue Reading →