Parmesan Garlic Knots

Not everything has to be made from scratch to be good!  These Parmesan Garlic Knots are quick and tasty and go well with soups and pasta dishes or even just for snacking with some warm marinara sauce. “Whole Lotta Oven” […]

Homemade Creamed Corn

Creamed corn in a can? Some people are addicted to it. I can tell you is isn’t exactly heavy on the cream, but most of us have childhood memories of it, fond memories I think. Fresh summer corn is the […]

Italian-ish Squash Casserole

Resistance is useless. The zucchini are coming.  If you grow zucchini in your garden, you know that they pop up overnight and you need to find some recipes!  This Italian-style casserole is perfect for those extra zucchini. Tender-crisp squash in […]

French Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole is one of those retro recipes that has become a staple at most holiday meals.  While the standard version is still good, “Creole Contessa” has taken this to another level with a flavorful homemade cream of mushroom […]

Grilled Bacon Wrapped Sweetcorn Recipe

For those of you who love a corn-chowder topped with crispy bacon – this recipe is a must-try!  Such a simple idea – and a great combination – check out the details on Spend with Pennies. This would make a […]

Ham & Cheese Stuffed Biscuits! Only 3 Ingredients

Here’s something very quick, very easy, and very tasty!  No one can deny that ham and cheese are made for each other – particularly when cheese is melted.  This simple idea from Spend with Pennies uses a clever short cut […]

Guacamole Deviled Eggs Recipe

In my opinion eggs are one of the most versatile and easy foods to prepare – boiled, scrambled, fried, poached, omelets, quiches etc… However they often benefit from an additional ingredient – smoked salmon in scrambled egg, grated cheese in […]

How To Make Yummy Garlic Dough Balls

Ok, there is always room for garlic dough balls, you can always fit one more in… Garlic dough balls are fun and delicious! These garlic dough balls from ‘Kavitha via Foodista’ take 5 minutes to prepare, 20 minutes to cook and […]

Avocado, Cream Cheese, and Salsa-Stuffed Puff Pastries

Puff pastry, cream cheese, salsa and avocado… That’s all that is required to put a big smile on my face  (Thank you ‘Averie Cooks’!).  It’s also right up my husband’s street! To be honest though, I don’t think I have […]

How To Make Cheesy Garlic Pull-Apart Garlic Rolls

Cheese, garlic, bread rolls, what’s not to love? This recipe is made using ready baked bread rolls, but I think it would also be great with those partly baked rolls you can get from the store. If you wanted to […]

How To Make Vegetable Egg Rolls

Everyone who likes Asian food will probably have tried egg rolls in a restaurant or as part of a takeaway, but how many of you have actually had a go at making some yourself? Vegetable egg rolls make a great […]

How To Make Homemade Hummus (And never buy from the store again!)

We eat loads and loads of hummus, we have it on pitta, to dip vegetables in and my husband and kids even love hummus sandwiches… The thing is, store brought hummus varies in taste and quality from store to store […]

How To Make A Vodka Watermelon

We did this last summer and it tastes so, so good on a hot day. Be careful though as it is very refreshing, but it can pack a punch… How to make a Vodka Watermelon You will need: some vodka, […]

Creamy Herbed Potato And Green Pea Salad Recipe

You just know this is going to taste amazing! It’s also a nice seasonal dish as if you are lucky right now, you may already have some delicious baby potatoes and some super sweet peas, just about ready for popping. […]