Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 large eggs 1 cup buttermilk 1 cup vegetable oil 1 1/2 tsp vanilla 1 cup hot water   Filling: 2 cups heavy cream, whipped, 1/4 cup sugar, 1 tsp...
Italian Wedding Meatball Soup

Italian Wedding Meatball Soup

Ingredients 1 medium sweet onion diced 2 large carrots diced 2 stalks of celery diced 3 cloves garlic minced 1 tablespoon dried parsley 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 teaspoon dried oregano 8 cups low sodium chicken broth 1 cup acini di pepe 4 cups baby spinach Instructions...
Italian Butter Ball Cookies

Italian Butter Ball Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup soft butter 1/2 cup powdered sugar 2 cups sifted “cake flour” (sift before measuring) 1 t. vanilla 3/4 cup finely chopped nuts   Instructions Cream butter and sugar. Add vanilla, flour and nuts. Roll into small balls. Bake at 350 for 25...
Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil or ¼ cup water/broth for water saute1 large onion, diced4 – 6 cloves garlic, minced1 – 2 teaspoons fresh thyme, choppedgenerous pinch of red pepper flakes4 – 5 lb. baking pumpkin, skin peeled, seeds removed and cubed1 cup dried red...
Pumpkin Oat Cookies

Pumpkin Oat Cookies

Ingredients 5 Ingredients to a heathier cookie1 cup pumpkin puree2 1/2 cups rolled oats1/2 cup chocolate ships1 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice2 tbsp Maple Syrup Instructions Preheat oven to 350°. Mix all ingredients in a bowl to form a thick dough. Start with 2 tbsp of maple...