Easy Fruit Dip

fruit dip

This dip makes eating fresh fruit fun. It’s a good way to satisfy a sweet tooth without completely ruining your healthy-eating plans. This concoction is what I put on my fruit pizza as the “sauce,” but I also like to use it as a dip. The recipe goes especially well… Continue reading

Taco Soup

taco soup

This taco soup is a great alternative to chili, and with the days and nights growing cooler, you’ll be craving hearty warm meals like this. This recipe was passed down by a family member, and I’ve made some adjustments to make it my own. It’s a versatile recipe. You can… Continue reading

Fruit Pizza

fruit pizza

I started making this fruit pizza 15 years ago when I was working on the copy desk of a small newspaper. I had two coworkers who shared my birthday month, so in our honor each year I brought in a fruit pizza to share with them and other coworkers. The… Continue reading

Homemade Applesauce


Fall is synonymous with apples. But, as I’ve talked about before, you can easily pick more apples than you know what to do with during a brief outing to a local orchard. You can make classic desserts like apple pie or apple crisp, but one of my favorite things to… Continue reading