Toasted Pine Nut Hummus

Toasted Pine Nut Hummus

I’m a HUGE fan of hummus (in case you didn’t already know).  It’s just one of those very versatile food items that can be used for so many different things….for dipping, sandwich spread, top something else, etc.  I wasn’t really wanting to do another post about hummus since there are a couple of others on…

Grilled Cornish Hens

The first time I tried making Cornish hens was last year.  I’m not sure why I hadn’t tried them before that but I’m pretty sure I didn’t know what they were, which, in turn, meant that I had no idea how to cook them.  After seeing them repeatedly in the store, my curiosity got the…

Chocolate Chia Pudding

Chocolate Chia Pudding

I’ve been reading a lot about the incredible benefits of chia seeds.  I was just amazed at how versatile these little seeds are!  There are so many different ways to use them.  This pudding is so simple and packed with nutrients!  Some people aren’t crazy about the texture of the seeds so you could put…

Skillet Plum Cake

Skillet Plum Cake

My family doesn’t eat many plums.  I’m not sure why….just something we don’t think of or have as a regular part of our diet.  But we got 8 plums in our co-op basket this week so I had to do something with them to use them up quickly.  So, when you’re not quite sure what…

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Fudge

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Fudge

Can you believe it’s September already?  It doesn’t quite feel like it to me since we’re still seeing temps near 100 degrees here.  I’m ready to start thinking about fall now and dreaming of those cool days and the leaves changing colors.  Fall also means pumpkin.  Starbucks’s annual Pumpkin Spice Latte is always a newsworthy…