Autumn/Fall

Harvest Bread

Harvest Bread

Harvest Bread I get catalogs from King Arthur Flour. They have such great stuff. Usually they include 2 or 3 recipes in the catalog. Of course, there’s usually an ingredient that they offer and they’re hoping you’ll buy. If you look into it, you can […]

Gingerbread Brownies

Gingerbread Brownies

Gingerbread Brownies These look so good, and fit right into your Christmas cookie trays. Gingerbread Brownies Recipe Type: Bar Cookies Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 35 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 15 Recipe published by Constance Smith. https://cosmopolitancornbread.com/gingerbread-brownies/ […]

Pecan Cream Pie

Pecan Cream Pie

Pecan Cream Pie I came across this recipe while surfing through Pinterest. It looks so good that hubby wants me to make it for our Christmas dessert.  Pecan Cream Pie Recipe Type: Pie Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Total time: 15 […]

Autumn Apple Sangria

Autumn Apple Sangria

Autumn Apple Sangria This would be a great to have with Thanksgiving dinner.  The recipe comes from Mandy at SouthYourMouth.com  Check out her blog. She has lots of great recipes. Autumn Apple Sangria Recipe Type: Beverages Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 24 hours […]

Butterscotch Pumpkin Cake

Butterscotch Pumpkin Cake

Butterscotch Pumpkin Cake I used to make this when I knew we were having company. It’s moist and flavorful. Butterscotch Pumpkin Cake Recipe Type: Cake Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 50 mins Serves: 24 Ingredients […]

Autumn Rice Pudding

Autumn Rice Pudding

Autumn Rice Pudding Warm this up for a good breakfast.  I made it often during the winter for the kids. At least I knew they had a full tummy when they went to school. Autumn Rice Pudding Recipe Type: Dessert Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell […]

Pasta Beef Cobbler

Pasta Beef Cobbler

Pasta Beef Cobbler I’m not in the habit of using convenience foods. They usually have too much salt and more preservatives then I care to think about. But, this recipe is an easy week night supper.  I always serve this with a green salad or […]

Pumpkin Spice Bars

Pumpkin Spice Bars

Pumpkin Spice Bars Normally, I would put Halloween sprinkles on the top, but I guess I ran out. Oh well, they’re just as good without them. Pumpkin Spice Bars Recipe Type: Dessert Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 30 mins […]

Pumpkin Swirl

Pumpkin Swirl

Pumpkin Swirl This looks hard, but it’s really not.  This recipe came from a holiday recipe insert in the newspaper back in November of 1991.  Pumpkin Swirl Recipe Type: Dessert Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: […]

Old Fashioned Paradise Pumpkin Pie

Old Fashioned Paradise Pumpkin Pie

Old Fashioned Paradise Pumpkin Pie This comes out really good! I found that you need a deep dish pie crust. I always double the streusel. Why? Because I love it! Old Fashioned Paradise Pumpkin Pie Recipe Type: Pies Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: […]

Pork Chops with Apples and Sweet Potatoes

Pork Chops with Apples and Sweet Potatoes

Pork Chops with Apples and Sweet Potatoes Put this in the crock pot in the morning and it’s ready when you are! The house will smell heavenly when you come in.  Pork Chops with Apples and Sweet Potatoes Recipe Type: Entree Cuisine: American Author: Marsha […]

Upside Down Apple Pie

Upside Down Apple Pie

Upside Down Apple Pie I’m not sure where I got this recipe. It was one of those handwritten ones that I came across.  I’ll be glad when I can get this one made again.  Yum! As mentioned at the bottom of the recipe, I used […]

Apple Walnut Cake

Apple Walnut Cake

Apple Walnut Cake When I was a kid I had a number of penpals. But, there was one very special girl. Her name was Bev and she lived in Michigan. We shared a birthday which was really special. We wrote to each other until both […]

First Down Squares

First Down Squares

First Down Squares I don’t know where I found this recipe. I used to make it for the kids to take in their lunches.  If you love peanut butter and chocolate, then you’ll love these. I found that it’s best to keep them in a […]

Crockpot Vegetable Soup

Crockpot Vegetable Soup

Crockpot Vegetable Soup This is the best soup for a chilly evening. Put it in the crockpot first thing in the morning and the whole house smells warm and inviting. This is one of the first things my daughter learned to make.  Crusty French Bread […]

Date Bars

Date Bars

Date Bars Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 25 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 24 Ingredients Filling 2 cups finely chopped dates 1/2 cup coconut sugar 1 1/4 cup water 1/2 cup ground almonds 1 tsp. vanilla 1 tsp. almond extract […]

Baked Spaghetti

Baked Spaghetti

Baked Spaghetti Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 1 hour Total time: 1 hour 15 mins Serves: 6 Ingredients 16 oz. spaghetti 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 medium yellow onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 lb. ground beef kosher […]

Cajun Butter Steak

Cajun Butter Steak

Cajun Butter Steak Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 8 Ingredients 1/2 c. low-sodium soy sauce 1/3 c. extra-virgin olive oil 1/4 c. lightly packed brown sugar 1/4 c. bourbon 2 tbsp. whole-grain mustard 2 […]

Maple Rosemary Pork Tenderloin

Maple Rosemary Pork Tenderloin

Maple Rosemary Pork Tenderloin Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 1 hour Total time: 1 hour 10 mins Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 (2-lb.) boneless pork tenderloin Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 2 lb. baby potatoes, quartered 1/2 c. plus tbsp. extra-virgin […]

Harvest Chicken Casserole

Harvest Chicken Casserole

Harvest Chicken Casserole Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4 Ingredients 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for baking dish 2 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1/2 onion, […]

Autumn Pork Stew

Autumn Pork Stew

Autumn Pork Stew Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 3 hours Total time: 3 hours 30 mins Serves: 10 Adapted from A Family Feast.com Note: The apples disintegrate into the stew so don’t worry how you cut them. Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive […]

Apple Cream Cheese Bundt Cake

Apple Cream Cheese Bundt Cake

Apple Cream Cheese Bundt Cake Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 1 hour 15 mins Total time: 1 hour 45 mins Serves: 16 Adapted from Southern Living Ingredients Cream Cheese Filling 1 (8-oz) package cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup (4 tablespoons) unsalted […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Brownies

Pumpkin Chocolate Brownies

Pumpkin Chocolate Brownies Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 50 mins Total time: 1 hour 10 mins Serves: 2 dozen Adapted from Southern Living Ingredients 1 1/4 cups semisweet chocolate morsels 1 cup unsalted butter, cut into pieces 3 (1-oz.) unsweetened chocolate […]

One Pot Red Beans & Rice

One Pot Red Beans & Rice

One Pot Red Beans & Rice We have this every so often. I like it best with the andouille sausage. Of course, you must have some cornbread on the side. Buttermilk Cornbread One Pot Red Beans & Rice Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 10 mins […]

Classic Beef Chili

Classic Beef Chili

Classic Beef Chili Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 8 hours Total time: 8 hours 30 mins Serves: 10 Adapted from Southern Living Ingredients 3/4 pound ground chuck 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 pound chuck-eye steak, cut into bite-size pieces 1 1/2 […]

Root Vegetable Gratin

Root Vegetable Gratin

Root Vegetable Gratin Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 65 mins Total time: 1 hour 35 mins Serves: 8 Adapted from Southern Living Ingredients 1 large rutabaga, peeled and cut into 1/8-inch-thick slices 2 large russet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/8-inch-thick […]

Sweet Potato Bread Pudding

Sweet Potato Bread Pudding

Sweet Potato Bread Pudding Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 8 Adapted from Saveur Ingredients Pudding 8 tbsp. butter 1 loaf soft French or Italian bread, torn into large pieces 2 medium sweet potatoes 4 […]

Ham and Vegetable Cobbler

Ham and Vegetable Cobbler

Ham and Vegetable Cobbler Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 50 mins Total time: 1 hour 20 mins Serves: 6 Adapted from Southern Living Ingredients 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup flour 3 1/2 cups milk 1/2 tsp. dried thyme 1 tsp. chicken […]