Category Archives: Savory Tidbits

gimme some oven Blog

I am so glad that I found this blog. Ali writes about the food she loves and gives us inspired, creative recipes at  Gimme some   She states,  “I’m a musician by day, and love to cook/bake/entertain by night.  I’m fortunate to spend my days working as a worship leader, musician, and arranger in a local church.  Read more »

April 8, 2012 Posted by: Leave a comment - Permalink

Walnut Spinach Pesto

My food processor has been getting a workout lately. I’ve made a different type of Pesto almost every day. I had some frozen spinach that I wanted to use so this batch has walnuts, spinach, and parsley. Walnut Spinach Pesto 1/2  c Spinach thawed and drained frozen, or  1 c fresh, washed and drained 1  Read more »

March 29, 2012 Posted by: Leave a comment - Permalink

Hearts and Chocolate

Valentines Day Getting home at 5 can present a challenge in making dinner. We didn’t sit down to eat until 8 pm. Had a dinner of baked fish, carrots, wild rice, roasted potatoes and olive focaccia. I have been trying several types of bread and I keep coming back to focaccia. It does take a  Read more »

February 15, 2012 Posted by: 1 Comment - Permalink


Last week I got together with friends and I wanted to try a new recipe, so I decided on crackers. I used my Better Homes and Gardens cookbook for the basic instructions. I wanted something cheesy so I added parmesan cheese, paprika and garlic powder to the mix. After I had rolled out the dough  Read more »

February 7, 2012 Posted by: Leave a comment - Permalink