Archives for October 2008


These savory mummies are the perfect compliment to all those sugary treats for Halloween. A small cocktail sausage is snuggled in dough and baked. … [Read more...]


This is the best Scotcheroo recipe that I've been making for years! Scotcheroos are peanut butter rice crispies topped with chocolate and butterscotch … [Read more...]

Cafe Rio’s Cilantro Lime Rice

This Cafe Rio's Cilantro Lime Rice has that perfect lime and cilantro taste just like the restaurant. This rice is part of my favorite Cafe Rio Sweet … [Read more...]

Cafe Rio’s Sweet Barbacoa Pork

This Cafe Rio's Sweet Barbacoa Pork is one of our favorite Mexican meals! Living on the east coast I go through major Cafe Rio withdrawls. Back in … [Read more...]

Chicken Taco Soup

Chicken Taco Soup - more like a chili and one of our favorite crockpot meals when it's cold outside! It's one of those dump and forget about it slow … [Read more...]

Tomato-Basil Chicken and Cashew Rice Pilaf

My friend Steph sent me this recipe that was really popular with her dinner group. I didn't want to even post a picture because it does NOT do the … [Read more...]

Sheri’s Pumpkin Bread

Sheri's Pumpkin Bread - a tried and true favorite! Things I love about October: Target's Halloween section G-rated Halloween movies (the others are … [Read more...]

Honey and Pecan-Glazed Salmon

This is so easy and so good. We eat this salmon at least once every two weeks. Don't let the fact that this is a Weight Watchers recipe fool you, it's … [Read more...]

Parmesan Tilapia

This Parmesan Tilapia is the kind of fish you make for people who don't like fish. It's a mild fish covered with a parmesan sauce. When John and I … [Read more...]