Recipe: Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles

  Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles makes two dozen truffles, takes about an hour and fifteen minutes One 10 oz. bag dark chocolate chips One large avocado, pitted and peeled 2 T. dark chocolate cocoa powder 1 T. powdered sugar Mash or blend the avocado in a small bowl until there are no visible chunks. Set aside….

Recipe: Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

As I’m sure most people would agree, ice cream is a staple summertime treat. Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream makes about a gallon of ice cream, takes about 1 1/2-2 hours You’ll need… 2 quarts of half & half 2 pints of heavy whipping cream 2 1/2 cups of sugar 4 teaspoons of vanilla extract ice…

Recipe: Roasted Lemon & Herb Chicken with Veggies

Roasted Lemon & Herb Chicken with Veggies makes two servings, takes five minutes to put together and an hour to bake 2 chicken breasts 2 red potatoes, cut into wedges 1 onion, sliced 2 cups broccoli florets 1/2 lemon (for squeezing) 1/4 cup olive oil 1 tsp. Italian seasoning herb medley salt & pepper Preheat…

Recipe: Laura’s Super Soup

Laura’s Super Soup makes 4 servings, takes about 30 minutes 1 lb. fresh chicken breast 1 tsp. salt 2 T. salted butter (or vegetable oil) 1 sweet onion, chopped 4 large carrots, chopped 4 stalks of celery, chopped 4 roma tomatoes, chopped 1/2 tsp pepper 1/2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. dried basil 1 cup vegetable…

Recipe: Cornflake Chicken

Life has been pretty hectic lately. If you visit this blog often enough, you know that I love recipes that take minimal effort to make. This is one of those kind of recipes. Cornflake Chicken feeds two people, takes about an hour 1 pound of chicken 1/2 cup of milk 2 cups of cornflakes cereal…

Recipe: Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

  My relationship with tomatoes is getting a little out of control right now. For the longest time in my life, I despised them, and now we seem to get along a little too well. Creamy Tomato Basil Soup makes about four bowls of soup, takes about 45 minutes 4 cups of tomato juice 5…

Recipe: From Fruit to Dessert in Seconds

Strawberries and sugar go together like cheese and wine. What about cheese, strawberries, sugar AND wine? Ooooh la la. I really do love snack time. Here is how: Simply grab a basket of strawberries and individually dip each in cream cheese and brown sugar as you enjoy. BEST SNACK EVER. It’s like a five second…