gingerbread apple pancakes

gingerbread apple pancakes

Whole-grain Gingerbread apple pancakes for the holiday season. Perfect for when you have house guests or any leisurely Saturday or Sunday morning. They are plate-licking good. I am what might be called a Pancake Scrooge.   If it were up to my daughters we’d eat...
maple cranberry apple pie

maple cranberry apple pie

I’ve been so excited to share this Maple Cranberry Apple Pie recipe I have been working on for Thanksgiving. It has a deep dish whole-grain crust. It is sweetened with maple syrup and has a crunchy nut crumb topping. Welcome! If you’re new here you may want to...
vermont fall salad with cheddar and bacon

vermont fall salad with cheddar and bacon

A flavorful seasonal salad with chunks of Cabot White Oak Cheddar, sweet Vermont apple, spiced nuts and crumbled smoky bacon for fall. Easy enough to make for lunch and special enough for Thanksgiving. In the last few weeks I have been working on the dessert chapter...
layered slaw with beets, apple, cheddar and bacon

layered slaw with beets, apple, cheddar and bacon

A festive layered slaw recipe featuring beets, carrots, and apples layered with sharp cheddar, dried cranberries, bacon and pecans. Earlier this month I got to do some more cooking videos. This time for the New England Dairy Promotion Board for their Must Be the Milk...
cranberry sauce with apple and orange

cranberry sauce with apple and orange

This Cranberry Sauce with apple and orange has less sugar.  It’s a healthier version of the Thanksgiving classic and it’s vegan, gluten and wheat free!! You’d think that a simple recipe like this cranberry sauce wouldn’t inspire much drama, but...
simple home-made applesauce

simple home-made applesauce

Here’s how to make simple home-made applesauce. It is super easy. Here’s what you need to know about which varieteis to choose, and how to make it smooth without a foodmill. Seriously, just apples and water are all you need for this apple sauce recipe. It...
beet ginger juice

beet ginger juice

  My juicer has spent many a long dusty months in my basement over the years. I seem to go through phases of using it like crazy, and then abandoning it on a shelf next to the furnace. Right now, I guess I’m on a juicer kick. Maybe it is the constant stream of root...

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