Fall has arrived in all it's glory! As inspiration for your autumn produce enjoyment, we're sharing 15 delicious fall salads, plus a guide for creating your own!
Woohoo! Fall! Although right now, we're in the midst of an October heat wave in North Carolina, we've had some unbelievably beautiful autumn days this past month. Those cool, clear, crisp mornings that spur dreams of cozy fires ...Read More →
No one will know you cheated just a bit with this Roasted Pumpkin Coconut Curry Soup. Honestly, no one will care! It's so easy and so... delicious!
I was stopped dead in my tracks a few weeks ago when I saw a big display of canned pumpkin on sale for a ridiculously good price. I'm not sure why I never thought of it before, but right then and there I got the inspiration for this Roasted ...Read More →
This whimsical, fun, Candy Corn Swirled Fudge is easy to make and each batch is a delicious work of art! You'll love having this wonderful confection for gift-giving and entertaining.
I knew my sister Annie, would laugh when I texted her a picture of my Candy Corn Swirled Fudge. And she did! Annie always teases me about my love for candy corn. She remembers days gone by, when we were ...Read More →
You'll find a zillion ways to use these delicious candied pecans... a sweet, crunchy cocktail nibble, fabulous salad topping, awesome hostess gifts and so much more!
We enjoyed these delicious candied pecans all summer long. I originally made them for a salad topping, but have found all kinds of other ways to use them along the way. Besides adding a delicious crunch to salads, they're ...Read More →
If you've tried the delicious Pumpkin Cranberry Crisps from Trader Joe's, you're going to be thrilled to be able to make them yourself! If you haven't tried them, you'll be thrilled when you take the first bite of these Copycat Trader Joe's Pumpkin Cranberry Crisps!
I ran into Whole Foods the other day, in a hurry as usual. I needed a quick appetizer and decided cheese and crackers would ...Read More →
With a buttery crumble topping and a delicious pumpkin filling, this Easy Pumpkin Praline Cobbler is the perfect Fall dessert. Serve it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream and everyone will be in pumpkin heaven!
Something tells me your Fall schedule is filling up as fast as ours is. And I bet there are lots of events that require a delicious sweet treat. Or maybe just cool evenings by the ...Read More →
This Eggplant and Italian Sausage Gratin is bursting with delicious Italian flavor. It's a dinner party worthy meal that can be made in advance and just popped in the oven at the last minute!
The idea for this Eggplant and Italian Sausage Gratin has been rolling around in my head all summer. Since mid July, Scott's garden has been prolifically producing beautiful, shiny purple eggplants ...Read More →
These Pumpkin Crumb Muffins are super moist and full of delicious warm-spiced flavor. The buttery, crumbly topping takes these little gems over the top!
With Labor Day now behind us, it's time to start thinking Fall. Despite the fact that it's officially still summer for a few more weeks, there's something about the word "September" that takes me plunging into this wonderful new season. ...Read More →
Guasacaca is Venezuela's unique version of guacamole. It's easy to make, vibrant, fresh and bursting with delicious flavor!
It's funny, just a little over a week ago, I didn't have any idea what Guasacaca was. That all changed when we had a meeting at church one evening last week. We decided to grab a bite to eat on the run before the meeting. Scott suggested a little Venezuelan ...Read More →
This simple Chopped Cucumber Dill salad pairs well with grilled entrees and is perfect for parties and potlucks. Make extra as leftovers are delicious!
I'm feeling a bit torn over these waning days of summer. There's so much I love about this season; warm, sunny days, a more casual lifestyle, flip flops, tank tops and the wonderful, unending parade of beautiful summer produce. Dishes ...Read More →
We love this tender Danish Apple Cake that's laced and topped with delicious cinnamon-sugar apple slices. It's perfect for any occasion!
We’ve been selecting a few of our favorite recipes from The Café archives to refresh and repost. These are the ones that are just too good to be lost in the deep dark recesses of this 900+ recipe blog. Sometimes we’re adding some new photos and other ...Read More →
Addictively delicious, this Copycat Trader Joe's Corn and Chile Salsa is wonderful with chips, on salads, sandwiches, quesadillas, pizza... you name it!
If you're a frequent flyer at Trader Joes, you've probably seen their Corn and Chile Salsa. If you haven't tried it, you're missing out on something wonderful! While it looks a like a simple jar of corn with bits of red pepper, there's ...Read More →