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Chicken and Rice Salad with Arugula, Almonds and Sesame Dressing

Chicken and Rice Salad with Arugula, Almonds and Peppers

Chicken and Rice Salad with arugula, almonds, red peppers and a tasty sesame dressing is a quick and easy dish that is dressed to impress! It’s perfect for a potluck gathering…or last minute dinner plans. Ready or not…the holiday season is in full swing. Parties, presents and packing for trips are added to an already […]

Easy Oatmeal Lace Cookies Recipe

Easy Oatmeal Lace Cookies

Easy Oatmeal Lace Cookies are light, crispy and very versatile. Whether enjoyed straight from the oven, drizzled with chocolate or sandwiched with a little ice cream in between, your friends and family are in for a delight.   There are cookie exchanges. And, then there are super-charged, GINORMOUS cookie exchanges. I made these for the latter…the 2014 […]

Ambrosia Apple Dessert Nachos Recipe

Ambrosia Apple Dessert Nachos for #iloveAmbrosia

Got 15 minutes? Then you can enjoy a delicious plate of Apple Dessert Nachos featuring Ambrosia apples. They’re a stunner at the holiday dessert table and healthy too! Disclosure: I was asked to participate in the #iloveambrosia campaign as a member of the Healthy Aperture Blogger Network. I was compensated for my time and was gifted […]

Herb Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Roasted Pork Tenderloin with an Herb Crust

Roasted Pork Tenderloin is slathered with a lemony mustard sauce and pressed with a Parmesan cheese and fresh herb breading. It’s a delightful presentation that is as tasty as it looks! Yum Holiday and special occasion dinners are on my mind these days. This time of year we filled the monthly menu at our meal assembly […]

Thanksgiving Leftover Ideas

Ideas for Turkey Leftovers and a Thanksgiving Poem

Wishing family, friends and readers and very Happy Thanksgiving. We hope you enjoy this Thanksgiving poem, some ideas for turkey leftovers and a wonderful day filled with many blessings! I am thankful for so many blessing, especially my girls, hubby, puppy and family near and far! And, Dinner-Mom readers. Your comments, sharing and feedback make […]

Flat Bread Pizza with Butternut Squash, Caramelized Onion and Spinach

Pizza with Butternut Squash and Caramelized Onions

Flat Bread Pizza with Butternut Squash, Caramelized Onions and Spinach is a melding of buttery fall flavor that will make everyone look forward to pizza night! PIZZA NIGHT!  These two words always make me smile! They always have. I did not grow up in “foodie” family. (Sorry mum!) But, I did grow up in a […]

Crispy Baked Green Bean Fries with Balsamic Yogurt Dip

Baked Green Bean Fries with Balsamic Yogurt Dip

Dunk Baked Green Bean Fries into a Balsamic Yogurt Dip or eat them hot out of the oven. Either way, you’ll satisfy your need to crunch and get a healthy dose of veges in this fun appetizer or side dish. How about some fries with your turkey? While many are looking forward to a creamy, […]

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup with a splash of orange juice

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup gets a burst of sweetness from honey, a little zing from orange juice and a wee bit of heat from white pepper. It’s a party in a bowl! I bet you weren’t expecting to find orange juice in this recipe! But, your taste buds will thank you for the very pleasant surprise. […]

Pumpkin Dip Recipe with Candied Pecans

Pumpkin Dip Recipe Variations

This creamy pumpkin dip recipe can be made three ways: dairy-free, guilt-free or indulgent with a candied pecan topping. There’s a version for every occasion! This pumpkin dip recipe is sweet and creamy and tastes like cheesecake. I mainly experimented with various types of cream cheese and sugar. Thank goodness it’s easy to whip up this […]

Farro Stuffing with Cranberries and Walnuts Recipe

Farro Stuffing with Cranberries and Walnuts #SundaySupper

Farro Stuffing with Cranberries and Walnuts is a healthy twist on a holiday dinner staple that doesn’t sacrifice any flavor. So, go ahead and eat a big bowl the next day! Shhh…I’m messing with tradition. Just in case my family reads through this post before Thanksgiving, I want to assure everyone that we will have […]