Category Archives: Lovin’ from the Oven

Italian Pear Cake

This Italian Pear Cake would be a light ending to a decadent meal, or incentive to roll out of bed in the morning for a slice and a cup of hot coffee. I’m a big fan of one pan, no … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Easy Peanut Butter Cookies

These are the easiest and most peanut buttery cookies ever! No waiting for the butter to come to room temperature because the butter is melted, and no chilling the dough in the fridge. Start to finish, I made these cookies … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Coffee Muffins

A little coffee with your coffee – these muffins are made with instant espresso and are delish! They’re moist, with a soft cake crumb. I tossed in some mini semisweet chocolate chips to make them a tad more decadent. These … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Penne with Baked Cherry Tomato Sauce

This is a meatless, wonderfully flavorful pasta that’s easy to throw together on a weeknight. Roast panko topped cherry tomatoes, drizzle with olive oil, and mash with a fork. Add pasta and serve – simple!

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Blueberry Crumb Cake

 Blueberry crumb cake, a great excuse to eat cake for breakfast!

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven, News | 1 Comment

Baby Spinach White Pizza

Pizza with lots of garlic and spinach fits the bill on Meatless Mondays. If you follow the recipe, you can make an amazing pizza faster than delivery, and save some dough (pardon the pun) while you’re at it!

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Tomato Tart

Truth be told, I’m a happy camper with a plate of sliced Jersey tomatoes with a chiffonade of basil, although a little marinated mozzarella can be a nice addition. If I’m feeling fancy, like I did over the weekend – … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Lemon Sponge Pudding

I’m a huge fan of lemon desserts, and this particular recipe has quite a history. This was known as “lemon delicious pudding” and became popular in America in the late 19th century. It was published in a cook book by … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Chopped Summer Salad

Last week, we had quite a few days of 90+ degree days around these parts. When the weather fills you with dread about making dinner, this chopped salad is a lifesaver. Mine had imported tuna in olive oil and garbanzo … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Garlic Beef and Vegetable Ramen

Ramen noodles are a handy item to keep in your pantry. You can usually score them three for a buck at the grocery store, and if you toss the seasoning packets – you’ve got noodles that cook in about three … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven, News | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Ricotta Gnocchi

It’s the end of June (where did the month go?), and the temperatures are beginning to rise. That said, it’s nice to have gnocchi which cooks in 60 seconds, and with a quick toss in a pan of your sauce … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies

These are my new favorite chocolate chip cookies, they are soft and oh so good! The secret ingredient is a package of dry pudding mix, who knew? Also, I used mini chocolate chips because it’s all I had on hand, … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Peach Raspberry Tart

Saturday’s trip to the market yielded three pounds of small, ripe peaches – perfect for the tart I’ve been wanting to make. I also spied gorgeous half pints of raspberries, which I picked up to top off my tart. It … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Monterey Chicken Casserole

I love a good casserole, and I’m always looking for ways of using up leftover chicken. This is easy – cook some spaghetti, then toss it in a large bowl with cheese, sour cream, and spinach and bake it in … Continue reading

Posted in Lovin' from the Oven, News | Tagged , , | 2 Comments