Category Archives: Cooking

No Oil Apple Cake Recipe

Now that Fall has officially arrived, here’s the official fall apple cake recipe! This sweet and moist apple cake recipe requires zero oil or butter.   APPLE HARVEST CAKE 4 cups apples 4 cups sugar 2 eggs 1/2 tsp. salt … Continue reading

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Celebrate Today with Confetti Chili

This twist on a traditional chili recipe came about because of what I had in the refrigerator and freezer. In the summer, I always boil extra ears of corn and cut and freeze the kernels. I also had a small, … Continue reading

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Love Your Eggplant in Fresh Vegetable Pasta Sauce

There’s a recipe floating around the Internet about boiling pasta, water, and all your vegetables in one pan until done. I’m still afraid it will be a gummy mess, so I opted for a more traditional version by boiling the … Continue reading

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Ravioli Tossed with Asparagus, Lemon, and Mushroom Sauce

I wanted a light sauce for fresh ravioli stuffed with ricotta and spinach, so I checked the refrigerator for seasonal vegetables. This would also work with linguini or angel hair pasta. It’s an easy and quick recipe. Give it a … Continue reading

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Chow Down on Corn-Potato-Chicken Chowder

I tried to recreate this chowder recipe because I had it from a Wawa recently. It was delicious, and I hope you think so, too! Corn Potato Chicken Chowder 2 cups bite-sized cooked chicken 1 cup sliced carrots 1/2 onion, chopped … Continue reading

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Stand Up for Roasted Chicken!

Yesterday, I made an inexpensive roasted chicken I bought on sale for 99 cents per pound. I used the upright chicken roaster and pan my mom had sent me years ago to essentially bake the chicken at 350º for fifteen minutes … Continue reading

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Yes, You CAN Soup!

The ingredients for a spicy chicken soup were calling my name from the pantry, so I answered with a can opener. Paired with corn muffins, this quick crock pot recipe was a hearty mid-week supper. SPICY CHICKEN SOUP 2 cups … Continue reading

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