Archives for October 2015

Apple Cinnamon Cider

It's no secret by now that I'm a major fan of anything flavored with apple and cinnamon. And since this is fall, it's the perfect time to indulge in a little apple cider - or maybe a lot, if you really like it. Hot or cold, hard or soft, cider appeals to people of all ages and Continue Reading

Bacon and Potato Casserole

Casseroles are the ultimate comfort food, and they're especially yummy when they include potatoes, cheese, and bacon. This loaded potato casserole recipe can be cooked up in no time in the microwave, and the easy prep makes this a perfect main course for a busy week night. Continue Reading

Pumpkin Muffins

A couple of years ago, my girls discovered the Little Bites pumpkin muffins from Entenmann's. They absolutely fell in love with them, and I went through about a box every other day or so. Let me tell you, that got expensive. Also, things turned distressing when December rolled Continue Reading

Autumn Pear Crumble

There's no doubt fall is the season of the apple. And October is the month when bobbing for apples becomes a popular pasttime. But pears are popular at this time of year, as well, and October 25 is National Pear Day. Truth be told, I sometimes prefer pears to apples anyway, and Continue Reading

Five Fun Fluffernutter Facts

Today is National Fluffernutter Day! Admittedly, before today, I'd never heard of this delicious PB&J alternative. But I thought I would give it a try, because ever since I learned how to make peanut butter fudge using marshmallow creme, I've been a big fan of the combination Continue Reading