Savor decadent apple dessert one bite at a time

#Middlebury I’ve done something terribly wonderful. Or wonderfully terrible. You decide. Listen to this – luscious apple pie filling, made from scratch with fresh apples, wrapped ... Continue Reading →

As a party appetizer, cheesiest is easiest

#Middlebury #BakedBrie As we catapult headfirst into party season, we’re often faced with a dilemma. What am I going to serve or bring to the party? I have the answer! Bake a ... Continue Reading →

Breakfast boats make brunch a breeze

#Middlebury #Brunch You know why we love brunch dishes so much? Because they’re so versatile. They work for breakfast, brunch, lunch or breakfast-for-dinner. Also, most are easy ... Continue Reading →

Welcome autumn with an Oktoberfest dinner

#Middlebury #Oktoberfest While fall officially begins with the autumnal equinox on Sept. 22, Oktoberfest has already started. Wait, what? Oktoberfest in September? Yes, and here’s ... Continue Reading →

No-Bake Cheesecake is lemony delight

#Middlebury #Cheesecake Summer may be coming to an end, but in much of the country the weather is still warm enough to appreciate the refreshing zing of citrus and the ease of a no-bake ... Continue Reading →

Bean dips make for easy after-school snacking

#Middlebury #BeanDip As the new school year kicks into high gear, we’ve got so much on our plates that we hardly have time to put food on them. Such times call for effortless ... Continue Reading →

Retro dinner gets a modern makeover

#Middlebury #SalisburySteak Perhaps best known as an iconic TV dinner, Salisbury steak has been a favorite dinner in my family for decades. It’s such an old school, comforting ... Continue Reading →

Serve the easiest-ever Labor Day feast

#Middlebury #LaborDay #PulledPork I don’t know who needs to hear this, but Labor Day is supposed to be a day off for those who labor. Traditionally, we’d plan a big barbeque ... Continue Reading →

Whip up a fluffy cloud of happiness

#Middlebury #Pavlova Look at the dessert in the picture! It’s a Pavlova, named after legendary Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova after she toured Australia and New Zealand in the ... Continue Reading →

Discover Alabama’s secret to great barbecue

#Middlebury #BBQ Tis the season for outdoor cooking. But if you’ve lost the thrill for your grill, it’s time to add the OMG back to your BBQ. You’ve got to make this ... Continue Reading →