Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie (Skookie)

Pumpkin one pan skillet cookie how-to pizookie-skookie

Some days I just want to smother my worries in sweets. This is one of those days! I don't like to worry and be upset. I'd rather be worry free and happy. As we all know all days aren't happy and we have to deal with the reality that there are days that we worry and are upset. I worried years ago … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Treats Recap and other pumpkin recipes from great bloggers!

pumpkin treats

Pumpkin Treats   It's no secret I LOVE pumpkin! Here is a recap of some of the pumpkin treats I've made recently... Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting Pumpkin Cheesecake Cobbler Pumpkin Rice Pudding Pumpkin Scones Pumpkin Cookies Pumpkin … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting

How to pipe a pumpkin onto a cupcake Created by Diane Blog

  Pumpkin Chocolate Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting Chocolate and pumpkin are two great flavors that go really well together, add on pumpkin cream cheese frosting and it's a win-win! I love Fall, pumpkin and all that goes along with Halloween. Having fun dressing up and the … [Read more...]

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Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno, Cheese and Bacon

Jalapeno Stuffed Cornbread with bacon, tamale

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno Cheese and Bacon Bite sized comfort food! It's actually cooled off a few nights here and feels like Fall. Well at night it does, it the daytime it's still in the 80's. I love Fall, but still have trouble with the whole daylight saving concept. It's getting dark … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Cookies

  Pumpkin Cookies I'd like to introduce you to my new favorite cookie. Not only do they look like pumpkins they taste like the most wonderful pumpkin cookie. I made them based off my Snowball Cookie Recipe, otherwise know as "the Wedding Cookie".  Mexican Wedding Cookies, Italian … [Read more...]

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Halloween Cake with a surprise inside

Halloween Cake ideas

  The outside may look like a typical Halloween Cake, but with Halloween you can never be sure what you'll find... You didn't expect this did you? It reminds me of when you go trick or treating to someones house on Halloween night and it seems all calm and normal from the outside. … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies with Pepitas (shelled roasted and salted pumpkin seeds)

  Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Since it's officially pumpkin time. Well in my house that is what I call it, as soon as mid September hits I think it's pumpkin time and I'm surprised they haven't changed October to Pumpkin yet, well I guess that would get confusing.s. I always look forward to … [Read more...]

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Halloween Party ideas and Pumpkin Jalapeno Chili Recipe

Halloween Party Menu

When I plan a Halloween party, the first thing I think of is the food. Tell me I'm not the only one. For some it's the shopping, decorating, or costumes. For me it's all about the food. This years Halloween Party features my new Pumpkin Jalapeno Chili, I've attempted pumpkin chili before … [Read more...]

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Tuna Avocado Recipe?

Avocado with tuna fish on tortilla chips

What I love about avocados, everything! 1. They aren't just for guacamole. 2. Green is one of my favorite colors so there are points earned there. 3. I love the smooth texture. Avocados go well in so many recipes. Not quite sure if this is a full blown recipe, I just mix it up and eat … [Read more...]

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Grilled Chicken Apple Sausage Dinner in 30 minutes

Grilled Chicken Apple Sausage dinner 30 minute meal

Grilled Chicken Apple Sausage Dinner in 30 minutes. Fall always seems like a great time to cook with apples. As soon as I saw the Chicken Apple Sausage I had the image of Grilled Apples with Brown Sugar. I grilled the sausage and apples on a grill pan and with the brown sugar, it gave this meal a … [Read more...]

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Mini Gold Kiwi Upside Down Cakes

Gold Kiwi Mini Upsidedown cakes

Gold Kiwi Upside Down Cakes I love gold Kiwi and look forward to "season" which is from May-Oct. It has a more tropical flavor than the green kiwi that you typically see. The skin is smooth and you can eat it, really it's not fuzzy. Since this fruit is juicy and delicious and when sliced the size … [Read more...]

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Shrimp Fra Diavolo

How to make Shrimp Fra Diavolo Dinner in 30 minutes

Shrimp Fra Diavolo I've loved shrimp or as long as I can remember, as well as clams lobster and scallops. I often order seafood when I go out to eat. I typically think to myself, I make chicken at home. Since my kids don't prefer all the seafood I do, it's the time to eat it while I'm out. This … [Read more...]

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