Category Archives: apples

Apple-Walnut Crostata with Gorgonzola

I try a lot of recipes. I get them from all different sources – reading magazines, watching food shows, surfing my favorite blogs, googling random ingredient pairings. Obviously, not all of them are winners. But when I choose a recipe … Continue reading

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Applesauce Spice Cake

You know, in my last post, I said that I wanted to mix it up, give you something a little different than all the sweet stuff. But then I made this Applesauce Spice Cake and it’s just too good not … Continue reading

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Apple Butter

On Friday, I told you I’d have a use for all these apples. And I did! Apple butter. Well, at least some of them – 18 of the 56. We’ve been eating them, but there are still plenty left! I … Continue reading

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Happy Friday!

We’ll be spending this weekend with family in Connecticut, but I wanted to give you a sneak preview of Monday’s recipe. I bought a beautiful half bushel of apples at a road-side farm for just $11! This was a great … Continue reading

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Lemon Cheesecake Cheese Ball

  Everybody makes mistakes in the kitchen.  Maybe you’ve doubled a recipe but forget to double the sugar, and can’t figure out why your cookies aren’t quite right.  Perhaps you’ve started the blender before you put the top on and … Continue reading

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Ham, Brie, & Green Apple Panini with Homemade Potato Chips

While Andrew and I were saving for our wedding, I got a waitressing job to help out with expenses.  I ended up meeting some amazing people and eating some fantastic food.  The Grill was a really great restaurant with a … Continue reading

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Autumn Sausage Casserole

I made this recipe about a month ago, but it has been languishing in my “to post” file.  I’m not sure why I let it hang out so long, since Andrew and I both really enjoyed it, and it’s such … Continue reading

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Skillet Apple Cake with Caramel Frosting

After seeing this recipe on The Pioneer Woman’s website, I knew I wanted to make an apple cake in my cast iron skillet.  I made a beautiful one last year, but I wanted something a bit different.  I couldn’t make … Continue reading

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Apple-Smothered French Toast

Earlier this week, I was complaining to my friend Heather that I was “soooo hungry”, which is typically a twice-a-day conversation for Heather and I, and she suggested I make myself French toast. I couldn’t remember the last time I … Continue reading

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