Tag: winter

How to Open a Pomegranate and Pomegranate Chicken Recipe

How to Open a Pomegranate and Pomegranate Chicken Recipe

A great way to get a chicken breast juicy and flavorful is to marinate it, and my new favorite marinade for winter uses pomegranate juice.  I was at the store a couple weeks ago and saw a big 478 oz jug of POM Wonderful on […]

Gingerbread Cookies from Safeway Holiday Recipes

Gingerbread Cookies from Safeway Holiday Recipes

I was asked to try making a Safeway holiday recipe of my choice this weekend.  I decided to try out three of their recipes!  I love our local Safeway, and not just because my husband used to work there 😉  (Yesterday was his last day!  […]

Fudge Ring from Safeway Holiday Recipes

Fudge Ring from Safeway Holiday Recipes

I was asked to try making a Safeway holiday recipe of my choice this weekend.  I decided to try out three of their recipes!  I love our local Safeway, and not just because my husband used to work there 😉  (Yesterday was his last day!  […]

Lemon Dill Shrimp from Safeway Holiday Recipes

Lemon Dill Shrimp from Safeway Holiday Recipes

I was asked to try making a Safeway holiday recipe of my choice this weekend.  I decided to try out three of their recipes!  I love our local Safeway, and not just because my husband used to work there 😉  (Yesterday was his last day!  […]

Easy Thanksgiving Dinner for Two

Easy Thanksgiving Dinner for Two

Happy Thanksgiving!  Eric and I will be celebrating with my family, but from ages 18-25 I was single and on my own for Thanksgiving.  Sometimes I’d go to a restaurant with another single friend.  Sometimes I’d be invited to celebrate Thanksgiving with a friend and […]

Sage and Lemon Cornish Game Hen

Sage and Lemon Cornish Game Hen

A Cornish Game Hen is a perfect option for a Thanksgiving Dinner for two, it’s a lot more affordable and faster to cook than a turkey.  This recipe is based on one from .  “Memorable Recipes” by Renee Behnke. I was so excited to see a great […]

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

I am a big fan of pumpkin pie, it’s on of the few food items I think is great for any meal.  I especially love making it with fresh pumpkin puree because there’s just something so right about knowing I really made it all from […]

Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Satsuma Zest

Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Satsuma Zest

I mentioned last year that I’m in charge of cranberry sauce for my family’s Thanksgiving meal.  My dad always wants the cranberry jelly in a can, but my mom, grandmother and I love real cranberry sauce.  Each year I sit back and smile as all […]