My daughter requests this meal for her birthday EVERY YEAR. These delicious crab cakes from Ina Garten can be made … More
Perfect Summer Salad
This perfect summer salad has grilled corn (use leftovers from night before), black beans, avocado, and red pepper (or tomato)!.
Baked Artichoke Fontina Dip
This dip is simple and crowd pleasing. Kids love it too. Great for football parties or other winter gatherings. The … More
Roasted Butternut Squash Risotto with Leeks
Leeks and Butternut Squash are in prime season right now. You can read about the health benefits and preparation of … More
*FAVORITE* Spinach and Berries Salad with Dill
We made this salad for Christmas dinner. It is pictured on the cover of the Colorado Colore cookbook, a gift … More
Couscous Salad with Roasted Vegetables & Chickpeas
This salad is healthy (uses whole wheat couscous) and flavorful (sweet roasted vegetables and tart lemon).
*FAVORITE* Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Roasting brussels sprouts is super easy and delicious. It is one of the only green vegetables my daughter will eat. … More
*FAVORITE* Cranberry Pumpkin Bread
This recipe is from an out of print American Medical Association Cookbook. It is one of my most requested recipes. … More
*FAVORITE* Peanut Butter Cookies with Blackberry Jam
WOW – These are delicious and HUGE!!! Far exceeded my expectations for what is basically a PB&J cookie.
Three Bean Chili
This recipe is easy, filling, healthy, kid-friendly and delicious.
*FAVORITE* Sour Cream Coffee Cake
This coffee cake is absolutely delicious. It is from the Silver Palate cookbook. It is not healthy at all, but so … More
Roasted Banana-Walnut Bread
I have been baking today (it’s cool in Denver), so here’s another delicious whole grain bread recipe!
Scalloped Corn and Tomatoes
Makes 12 side dish servings. This is definitely indulgent – possibly a good Thanksgiving side.
Sweet Potato and Appricot Puree with Pecan Streusel
Take along a selection of the best of all the season’s crispest apple varieties that are available in your market. … More
Chocolate Walnut Fudge
MY FAVORITE CHEESECAKE… Unlike regular cheesecake, this on is lightened with egg whites… and its sweetness is balanced with the … More
Raspberry Streusel Muffins
Makes 12 muffins.
Favorite Sweet Potato Casserole
This is my favorite sweet potato casserole that I make every year for Thanksgiving.
Favorite Whole Grain Muffins
I use this recipe as the foundation for most of my quick breads. The kids call these “Favorite Muffins”… the name … More
Spinach and Black Bean Quesadillas
This meal is sooooo easy… and healthy. I found the recipe on display at our local health food store. I … More
Healthy Apple Strudel
This Apple Strudel recipe based on a recipe from Self Magazine is delicious. The recipe is actually originally from the … More
This is my all-time favorite hummus recipe. Hummus’ primary ingredients are Garbanzo Beans (a.k.a. chickpeas) and Olive Oil. Garbanzo beans … More