Pumpkin Pudding Pie Recipe

Pumpkin Pudding Pie

I love desserts and who doesn't. Baking can take time and with my busy schedule sometimes it is not possible. I love no bake desserts that allow me to get dessert on the table without much effort and time. During the holidays Pumpkin Pie is a must but baking one takes time and sometimes you don't need a whole pie. That problem is solve with Pumpkin Pudding. Pumpkin Pudding (Pie) 1 box vanilla, butterscotch, or cheesecake pudding 1 - 15oz canned pumpkin 2/3 cup milk 1/4 tsp … [Read more...]

A New Favorite Gluten-Free Dessert

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Thanksgiving was wonderful! It was so much fun to have all of my family at my house. I made three gluten free desserts for Thanksgiving this year. As I told you in my last blog, this was my first gluten-free Thanksgiving and the dessert portion of the meal has traditionally been my territory. I usually make pumpkin pie and pumpkin cheese cake. However, this year, I added a Pumpkin Roll, and it was truly scrumptious. (that reminds me of a song from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) Anyway, the Pumpkin … [Read more...]

Pork Garlic Butter Stir Fry Recipe

Pork Garlic Butter Stir Fry Recipe

I know stir-fry can be healthy but I have always avoided cooking them. I even owned a wok for several years but the thought of cooking with soy sauce grossed me out. I do not like Thai or Chinese food so ideas of sauces friends would suggest were quickly shot down. I finely grew frustrated when I had a load of fresh veggies and stir fry seemed like the logical way to cook them. So I took to the internet and compared different recipes. For dinner that night I made stir fry (soy sauce free) and my … [Read more...]

Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

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This week's slow cooker recipe is for yummy Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas using Tabitha's recipe from Saving Toward A Better Life! You can add a little extra spice like Paprika Pepper to kick up the flavor or enjoy as is for a great homemade meal! Ingredients: Chicken Breasts or Tenderloins Can or Rotel Tomatoes Can of Old El Paso Enchilada Sauce Flour Tortillas (or wheat) Shredded Cheese (I use Mexican Blend but you can us what you like) Sour Cream Green Onions Directions: … [Read more...]

Turkey,Broccoli and Cheese Biscuit Bake Recipe

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I had turkey leftovers and wanted to use them up but was not in the mood for traditional turkey again. It was also a cold day and I knew that a warm dinner would be the perfect way to end our day. So I got out my leftover turkey, fresh veggies, and Great Value biscuits and created a hearty meal that was well received by everyone. Turkey,Broccoli and Cheese Biscuit Bake 2 packages Great Value Biscuits 4 cups leftover turkey 2 cups broccoli or broccoli/cauliflower mix (fresh or … [Read more...]

Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey Recipe

Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey

I ended up with several pounds of penne noodles leftover after I had to make pasta salad for a luncheon. I had leftover turkey also so I decided to put them together and came up with this delicious dish. The best part was it is made with leftovers so it was a snap to assemble and cook. Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey 2+ Cups of Leftover Turkey 1 lb box of pasta (cooked according to directions on box) 2 Tbsp butter or margarine 3 minced garlic cloves 2 Tbsp flour 1 cup broth … [Read more...]

Turkey Parmesan Stromboli Recipe

Turkey Recipe

Whenever I cook a turkey dinner, I always end up with leftovers. My family is never in the mood for second turkey dinner anytime soon. My kids would rather eat pizza for dinner every night but I hate to waste food. Thus reinventing leftovers becomes a necessity at my house. Tonight I came up with a surefire way to please the kids, use up the leftovers, and make the adults happy. Turkey Parmesan Stromboli (with Great Value refrigerated pizza dough) 2 packages Great Value refrigerated … [Read more...]

My first Gluten-Free Thanksgiving

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It is my favorite time of the year!  This is the time of the year to be especially thankful for what we have, and to the extent we can, to spend time with the people we love, and like, most in the world.    Thanksgiving!!   Did it come up too fast on you?  It has for me. However, I am happy it is here, and I am looking forward to spending time with my family. I am one of four children.  When my siblings and I were young, we were encouraged to each choose something to contribute to the … [Read more...]

Cute Edible Turkey Decoration for Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving Turkey Decor

It's almost Thanksgiving time, and wouldn't you love to see some of these cute turkey's at your thanksgiving table. What you will need 1 package of striped cookies, 1 bag large marshmallows 1 bag candy corn 1 package fudge cookies. Now you can change out the cookies if you would like, but this is what I am using. For the "glue" you just need to mix some powder sugar and water. Now assembly is easy.  Put the fudge cookie on the bottom with some of the "glue".  Put … [Read more...]

Turkey & Broccoli Braid Recipe

Turkey Recipes

Leftovers are a staple in our household but eating the same thing over and over again can get boring. With the holidays here, leftovers are bound to be in abundance. I have started going thru my favorite recipes to find new ways to freshen up those leftovers. Tonight, I too one of my favorite recipes and mixed it up to use up leftover turkey. The best part is no one needs to know it came from leftovers and makes a great dish to pass at your next potluck. Ingredients: … [Read more...]