Riesling and Port Poached Pears

Riesling and Port Poached Pears

These Riesling and Port Poached Pears with Baked Brie and Pecans are nothing short of spectacular!  These pears are incredible easy to make, and will be a show-stopper at your next party or holiday gathering as a gorgeous appetizer.  The perfect pairing with cocktails or wine! As many of you know, this is my absolute favorite time of year.  I have many reasons why I adore fall, but one in particular is the abundance of produce available at the grocery store and farmers market.  One of my fall favorites is pears!  The past several weeks I've been taking home bags of pears, which are fabulous and in season right now.  One of my recent pear creations: Riesling & Port Poached Pears with Baked Brie and Pecans. Poaching pears is a really simple, easy Continue Reading...

Italian Salami Sliders

Italian Salami Sliders

Have you ever heard the phrase "A sandwich always tastes better when someone else makes it"?  I often find that this is true, although, when I put together these Italian Salami Sliders I discovered that making your own tasty sandwiches debunks this phrase.  Slightly spicy, peppery, and loaded with fresh ingredients, these mini sandwiches are completely delicious! So many of us eat sandwiches for lunch, and salami, pepperoni and many Italian meats are definitely popular at our house.  Slightly spicy, peppery and perfect for a lunch that you're packing for work, or packing for your kids to take to school. To compliment the Cracked Black Pepper Salami and Classic Pepperoni, I chose a classic olive oil and pepper focaccia bread, and sliced it lengthwise, and then cut Continue Reading...

Loaded Guacamole

Loaded Guacamole

A must-have for any Mexican meal! This fresh, delicious chunky guacamole is loaded with fresh avocados, tomatoes, onions and the perfect spices.   You'll want to put this guacamole on everything! I don't know about your household, but Mexican food is definitely a staple here at our house.  Any time we're having something like tacos, enchiladas, or fajitas, there is ALWAYS guacamole to go with it.  For the longest time, I was one of those people at the grocery store buying the little tiny container of guacamole for $3.99.  Not only was it rather expensive, it didn't taste that great.  This home-made Loaded Guacamole tastes way better! Once I discovered how easy it was to make this Loaded Guacamole at home, there was no more buying that mediocre stuff at the store.  Not to Continue Reading...

Aunt Denise’s Southwestern Corn Salsa

Aunt Denise’s Southwestern Corn Salsa

Perfect with your favorite tortilla chips, this delicious Southwestern Corn Salsa is amazing! Loaded with fresh, delicious veggies, this easy salsa recipe is just as flavorful as it is pretty. Fantastic as an easy appetizer for game day, and perfect for Cinco de Mayo! Aunt Denise's Southwestern Corn Salsa Several years ago I was introduced to this amazing Southwestern Corn Salsa recipe by my Aunt Denise.  Denise is my mom's sister, and has always been the aunt that we adore.  She is warm, funny, gorgeous and pretty much the coolest lady you've ever met. One of my first memories of Denise was when us kids all piled in the back of her old blue car.  While she was driving down the road us kids would say, "Drive crazy, aunt Denise!!  Drive crazy!!"  She would then proceed to swerve the Continue Reading...

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