Exactly as the title says, this Rosemary Balsamic Salad Dressing goes with everything. It's delicious drizzled on salads, veggies, entrees, etc!
Have you ever had an accident turn into something wonderful? That's the story of this Rosemary Balsamic Salad Dressing!Several weeks ago, I planned to serve a salad for dinner, dressed with my Zoe's Copycat Dressing. Zoe's dressing is ...Read More →
These Ridiculously Easy Cider-Glazed Apple Scones are buttery, flaky, and studded with bits of tender apple. They're also ridiculously good!
Guess what? Ridiculously Easy just got easier! If you follow The Café you might remember some of our other ridiculously easy recipes. They belong to a series of crazy easy, never-fail recipes that are perfect for uncomplicated yet company-worthy ...Read More →
Hearty and delicious, this sun-dried tomato soup is bursting with classic Italian flavor. Make it ahead for easy entertaining!
My mom passed away seven years ago at the age of 93. Last month (September) would have been her 100th birthday. My sister Marlene, had the wonderful idea of a reunion to celebrate mom. Marlene also graciously offered to host the special occasion and all of my ...Read More →
Everyone will flip over this moist, delicious buttermilk cake. My friends have nicknamed it "crack". No one has to know how EASY it is!
If your friends and family are anything like mine, the first bite of this Easy Farmhouse Buttermilk Cake will have them swooning, moaning, sighing and/or saying "Oh, my gosh!".I saw a picture of this buttermilk cake in an email from King Arthur ...Read More →
This vibrant fall salad is the perfect way to embrace autumn. It's with loaded healthy, seasonal ingredients and a fabulous pumpkin dressing.
It seems where ever I go, there are new recipe inspirations coming my way. This delicious fall salad was inspired by my daughter, Cait. We had fun hanging out with her family in Memphis last week and, as usual, she served lots of delicious ...Read More →
Need an impressive fall dessert - in a hurry? This beautiful Red Pear Galette recipe is easy - yet looks like it comes from a fine bake shop!
Scott and I were on the road for the last two weeks and had a wonderful time visiting family in Wisconsin and Tennessee. Before boarding one of the airplanes, I picked up a Food and Wine magazine. It's a fabulous collection of recipes and I enjoyed ...Read More →
This vibrantly-hued, throw-it-all-in-a-jar-and-shake, Pumpkin Maple Vinaigrette is delicious drizzled over all kinds of autumn salads.
Although fall isn't officially here yet, glimpses of autumn beginning to appear here there and everywhere. If you're looking for a delicious way to welcome the new season, this Pumpkin Maple Vinaigrette is bursting with fall flavor and never fails to ...Read More →
With a candied walnut-date topping and tops that rise high and rounded, these one-bowl banana muffins are easy and always a hit!
"Too dense", "too flat", "too soggy", "too dry", "too bland", "too ugly", too muffin-toppy" - these were some of the descriptions for my first, second, third and, yes, fourth attempts at these banana muffins. But I think they're just right now and hope you will ...Read More →
A delicious selection of our favorite fall salads for your autumn menus, all bursting with fresh, healthy, seasonal ingredients!
If you're like me, you're starting to see glimpses of fall produce at the farmer's market and grocery store. Each time I go, it seems there's something new. I've been picking up butternut and acorn squash, sweet potatoes, pears and early season apples. All ...Read More →
If you love peanut butter cookies and quick, easy recipes, you'll go crazy over these crisp, buttery, One-Bowl Reese's Peanut Butter Cookies!
If you follow The Café, you probably remember the Roasted Red Pepper Tomato Soup I shared in my last post. The soup was an inspiration from a charming little café/market that Scott and I discovered recently near our new home in the mountains of ...Read More →
This Roasted Red Pepper Tomato Soup comes together quickly, is bursting with fabulous flavor and is loaded with lots of healthy veggies!
Scott and I have had the best time exploring the plethora of wonderful restaurants that are in close proximity to our new home in the mountains of North Carolina, near Asheville. Asheville is well-known for its amazing restaurants. In fact, Food and ...Read More →
With less than 10-minutes of hands-on time, the name Ridiculously Easy Focaccia Bread says it all! Almost. It's also ridiculously delicious!
I feel like I'm introducing you to an old friend, as I'm writing this post about this fabulous, easy focaccia bread. I've been making it all summer, despite the fact that it's been a crazy couple of months as we packed up our home in Raleigh after ...Read More →