Cinnamon Apples and Dip are a perfect Thanksgiving Snack

Cinnamon Apples and Dip arranged on a plate to resemble a turkey

I absolutely love cinnamon apples!  It’s the way I eat my apples; always.  I love the bite sized pieces and how the cinnamon helps to bring out the natural sweetness in the apple slices.  YUM, I am salivating for some right now.  Cinnamon apples are often one of my emergency travel foods to have when I go to events, run … Read More

No-Churn Apple Pie Ice Cream

Homemade apple pie ice cream served in edible phyllo shell bowls topped with caramel sauce

No-churn Apple Pie Ice Cream is rich and creamy.  It’s an easy, but delicious dessert that’s perfect for fall entertaining.  This ice cream recipe is served perfectly in an edible phyllo dish to add a little bit of crunch to the mix. No-Churn Apple Pie Ice Cream This no-churn apple pie ice cream recipe is easy to make.  It’s layered … Read More

Squash Monsters for Dinner

When my youngest was much littler than she is now, we used to play a game in the produce aisles throughout the fall.   Every week she would select one new squash, because there are so many unique and colorful options to try that caught her eye.  It was FANTASTIC; it encouraged taste testing and trying new foods and even … Read More

‘Cinnamoned’ Sweet Potatoes

I think each and every season makes the produce section an adventure.  It’s a taste testing experiment ground, a way to introduce children to new foods and different flavors.  This fall, we are pulling sweet potatoes back to the table & who knows, we might even serve them this way for Thanksgiving.  Why not?  They love them & I’m happy … Read More

Apple – Caramel Crisp Anyone?

  Do you cook Thanksgiving dinner?  I somehow did get passed on the holiday traditions.  They seam to have skipped from my grandmother’s to me with little interception by mom.  I often wondered how my retired mom got out of ‘it’ while this busy, working mom of three ended up with the dinners & the holidays.  But, in the end, … Read More

Kids in the Kitchen – Gobble Up Dessert Recipe

I wish I could say it wasn’t true, but the math equation that comes to mind when I turn the calendar and see Thanksgiving circled is holidays = desserts.  It’s a time when all of those scrumptious, sweet treats associated with fall, Thanksgiving and family traditions are brought to the table in one fell swoop. It’s never about the ‘one’ … Read More

Lunch Food Art made Easy with these Turkey Roll Ups

Thanksgiving Turkey Wraps

 We’re continuing the Thanksgiving festivity and fun and adding it to the lunch menu.  I have found that when you add a stick, almost everything tastes better to kids; lol!  So, why not add it to the sandwich?  These turkey’s were so easy to make & are a perfect  serve any time this month, especially useful for thanksgiving left-overs the … Read More

Gooey Caramel Apple Brownies

Gooey Caramel Apple Brownies by Jodie Fitz 1 ½ cups Price Chopper all purpose flour 1 tsp Price Chopper baking powder ½ tsp Price Chopper salt ¾ cup Price Chopper light brown sugar ½ cup Price Chopper butter, softened 2 Price Chopper eggs, large 2 tsp Price Chopper vanilla extract 2 medium – large apples 6 oz. Price Chopper caramels … Read More

Warm Apple Pear Sauce

Warm Apple-Pear Sauce by Jodie Fitz  2 apples 2 pears 1 tsp Price Chopper Cinnamon 3 tablespoons Price Chopper light olive oil 2 tablespoons water 2 tablespoons agave syrup, light ½ tsp Price Chopper vanilla extract  Peel, core and dice both the apples and the pears.  Set the fruits aside.  In a sautéing pan or shallow frying pan, warm the … Read More