Tag: holidays

Vanilla Orange Cranberry Sauce

Vanilla Orange Cranberry Sauce

I enjoy turkey, but I absolutely love cranberry sauce.  I cook a turkey just to have the sauce.  I eat cranberry sauce with just enough turkey to make it work.  Cranberries are wonderful.  I even loved the horrible canned stuff growing up.  Cranberries are one of my…

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup

Many of you know my deep love and affection for pressure cookers. I cannot imagine life without having one. Actually without having a few. Life is just better with a good quality pressure cooker in the kitchen.  As in all things, pressure cookers are not all created equal. I…

Stuffed Pork Loin

Stuffed Pork Loin

I love the fall and holiday season. It’s a great time to cook and keep the home smelling like a home should smell. Last Sunday I was in Utah cooking this dish for a friends family. The children walked in and commented how the house…

Chef Brad’s Fudge

Chef Brad’s Fudge

Before I give you the Fudge Recipe I want to share with you my feelings and philosophy of enjoying the holiday season. One of the reasons I love eating grains is the fiber that they provide. I have learned that when we eat a diet…