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Recipe – Lemon PoppySeed Cake

Yield:  Serves 8 Lemon cakes are my particular favorites because their flavors complement the fine teas. This cake, as easy to prepare as it is satisfying to the appetite. RECIPE INGREDIENTS 1/2 pound unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 4 large eggs 2 cups cake flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 tablespoons poppyseeds […]

Raisin-Carrot Muffins Recipe

Ingredients boiling water 2/3 cup(s) raisins, golden 1 1/2 cup(s) flour, all-purpose 1/2 cup(s) flour, whole-wheat 1/3 cup(s) wheat germ, toasted 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, ground, plus additional to sprinkle on muffin tops 1 egg(s), beaten 1 1/4 cup(s) buttermilk 1/3 cup(s) sugar, brown […]

Spaghetti with Tomatoes Recipe

Spaghetti with Tomatoes, Basil, Olives, and Fresh Mozzarella Since the tomatoes here are not cooked, you’ll really notice their flavor–or lack of it. Make this sauce in the summer when fresh tomatoes are at their peak. The garlic is heated briefly in the oil, and then the garlicky oil is tossed with the spaghetti so […]

Zucchini-Walnut Loaf Recipe

Here is a Healthy Recipe You can whip up when Zucchini season and this cake also Freezes well. Active Time:  30 Minutes Total Time:  1 Hour 15 Minutes Yield:  2 mini loaves, 8 slices each RECIPE INGREDIENTS…

Grilled Pepper Salad Recipe

Check out this Great Grilled Pepper Salad Recipe! Prep Time: 10 mins Cook Time: 10 mins Rest Time: 10 mins Total Time: 30 mins Ingredients 4 medium pepper, bell, any color, mixed colors, halved, seeded and stemmed 1/4 cup(s) olives, black, oil cured, pitted and halved 1/4 cup(s) tomato(es), sun-dried and oil-packed, rinsed and chopped 1 […]

Homemade Turkey Soup

Homemade Turkey Soup Recipe! Ingredients 1 leftover turkey (from a 10- to 12-pound turkey) 2 quarts water 1 medium onion cut up 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 bay leaves 1 cup chopped carrots 1 cup uncooked long grain rice 1/3 cup chopped celery 1/4 cup chopped onion 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of chicken or […]

Garlic and Mint Chicken Breasts Recipe

Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 12 mins Rest Time: 4 h Total Time: 27 mins Ingredients 4 chicken, breast, (1 1/4 pounds total) skinless, boneless 1/2 cup(s)

Buttermilk Pancakes Recipe

The secret is… do not overmix the batter! To cook the pancakes, use a heavy large griddle. A very low-sided griddle, makes sliding your spatula underneath the pancakes and turning them over easy. RECIPE INGREDIENTS 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups […]

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

  Roasted Pumpkin Seeds! DIRECTIONS Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F. RECIPE INGREDIENTS 2 cups pumpkin seeds 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 teaspoon salt, or more to taste Rinse the seeds well in cold water, make sure you have rinsed away strings, and pat thoroughly dry. Transfer to a large bowl and add the […]

Oat Pancakes Recipe – Yummy!

Prep Time: 30 mins Cook Time: 4 mins Rest Time: 30 mins Total Time: 34 mins Ingredients 1 1/4 cup(s) oats, rolled 3/4 cup(s) flour, all-purpose 1/2 cup(s) flour, whole-wheat 1 tablespoon baking powder

Yummy Potato Salad – Recipe

RECIPE INGREDIENTS  1 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 lb small red potatoes, unpeeled 3 celery stalks, cut into slices 1/4 inch thick 1/4 cup finely diced red (Spanish) onion For the Dressing:   1/2 cup sour cream 1/2 cup mayonnaise Incoming search terms:potato saladegg and potato saladpotato egg saladpotato and egg saladegg potato saladpotato salad with […]

Recipe Apple-Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Apple-Cinnamon Bread Pudding Recipe! RECIPE INGREDIENTS 1 loaf cinnamon raisin bread sliced. 8 eggs. 2 cups milk. 1 cup sugar. 1 tablespoon vanilla extract. 4 Granny Smith apples, peeled and thinly sliced. 1 cup golden raisins. 1 tablespoon cinnamon. 1 teaspoon nutmeg. 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small pieces. 1 cup heavy cream or […]

Yogurt Oatmeal Muffins Recipe

  Yogurt-Oatmeal Muffins Recipe Ingredients 1 cup(s) oats, quick-cooking or old-fashioned rolled oats 1 cup(s) yogurt, low-fat plain 1/4 cup(s) margarine, low-calorie 2 tablespoon sugar, brown 1 banana(s), mashed (or use 1/2 cup apple juice concentrate) 1/4 cup(s) egg substitute 1 cup(s) flour, all-purpose 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 tablespoon baking soda 1/2 […]

Use Herbs and Spices to Spark Up your Food

Wake up your taste buds! Cooking with herbs and spices will enhance the flavor of healthy foods without adding fat, salt, sugar, or calories. Herbs and spices contribute bright color, savory taste and sensational aroma. Tips for using herbs and spices: Avoid overwhelming a dish with too many seasonings, and never use two very strong […]

Recipe – Blueberry Yogurt Lemon Cake

BlueBerry Yogurt Lemon Cake Recipe! 1 1/2 Cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1 cup plain yogurt 1 cup sugar 3 large eggs 2 teaspoons lemon zest 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup vegetable or canola oil 1 cup blueberries Glaze: 1 cup powdered sugar 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, […]

Peanut Butter Marshmallow Squares

Peanut Butter Marshmallow Squares  1/2 cup unsalted butter 1 cup creamy peanut butter 1 (300g) bag of butterscotch chips 1 (200g) bag of rainbow mini marshmallows In a Medium saucepan melt together butter, peanut butter and butterscotch chips on very low heat until dissolved. Stir constantly to avoid burning. Remove from heat and allow to […]

Recipe – Maple Walnut Coffeecake

This sour cream coffeecake gets a maple syrup “filling” chock full of walnuts. RECIPE INGREDIENTS For Maple Filling: 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons (1/4 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 1/4 cups walnuts, coarsely chopped 1/2 cup pure maple syrup For Cake: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder […]

Vegetarian Asian-style Hot Pot Recipe

Prep Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 30 mins Total Time: 50 mins Ingredients 5 1/4 cup(s) broth, vegetable, or reduced-sodium chicken broth 4 slice(s) ginger, fresh, peeled and cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices 2 clove(s) garlic, crushed and peeled 2 teaspoon oil, canola

Learn how to make your own PLAYDOH!

I’ve posted the cook and no cook method.  Generally the cooking method yields better results.  Cream of tartar is optional but makes the playdoh more elastic like. Cook Method 3 cups flour 1.5 cups salt 6 tsp. cream of tarter 3 tbsp. oil 3 cups water

Healthy Living Slow Cooker Recipe E-Book

  Check out this free Healthy Living Slow Cooker recipe e-Book courtesy of Granny’s. There are 11 different recipes to choose from. It goes over the basics of slow cooking and even includes a shopping list in the back! Check it Out Here!