Category Archives: Seasonal Recipes

Seasonal recipes

Zucchini Cake

Here’s a great recipe for Chocolate Zucchini Cake.  It’s moist, rich, and delicious.  You’ll love it.

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Nothing Like Beef, Barley, and Vegetable Soup On A Cold Winter’s Day!

It’s cold outside and I’m ready to make a big pot of Beef, Barley, and Vegetable Soup. This soup is what comfort food is all about.  It will warm you up after being outside in the winter elements. It’s even … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookies

Thought I would post a photo of the sugar cookies I made for Valentine’s Day.  I have posted a really easy and good recipe for sugar cookie dough on the  Valerie’s Cookbook website.   Sugar cookie dough is very versatile in … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchiladas With Pumpkin Sauce

I love the versatility of cooked pumpkin.  It has such a deep, nutty, and sweet flavor that it compliments any recipe it is used in. Perhaps pumpkin pie or pumpkin cookies sound good, but what about a savory dish that … Continue reading

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Holiday Cookies

I’ve been so busy baking holiday cookies that I haven’t had time to update my blog. Every year I make about 11 different kinds of holiday cookies.  The idea is that I give them to friends and family as holiday … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Cookies

As autumn leaves begin to fall my kids always request that I make them a batch of pumpkin cookies. These cookies are moist and full of flavor and as they bake the comforting aroma of pumpkin and spices wafts from the … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken Kebobs

It’s summer and a perfect time to grill! Today, I’m grilling chicken kebobs with a citrus marinade.  They are easy to make and make a perfect meal with steamed rice on the side. Check out some of my other grilling … Continue reading

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New Recipes

It’s a great day to cook and we have updated the cookbook with some new recipes. One of the new recipes on the site is  Strawberry Shortcakes.  Strawberries are in season and what better way to celebrate their intoxicating taste … Continue reading

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