Dutch Baby Apple Pancake

I hope all of you have enjoyed the holidays so far and have spent it with family and friends.  We’ve had a lot going on around here.  It started at Thanksgiving when someone came in with a terrible cold and managed to infect everyone in the house.  In fact...

Roast Prime Rib of Beef – A Holiday Favorite!

One of my favorite meals is Roast Prime Rib of Beef.  While it may look challenging to prepare, by following my simple tips, I guarantee your Prime Rib will turn out perfect, juicy, and succulent!  This will be one of the easiest dishes you’ll ever prepare, and is perfect to serve family,...

Homemade Chicken Soup – The Best Penicillin!

Thanksgiving has come and gone and now we’re in the thick of holiday shopping.  After Thanksgiving everything seems to be in high gear with people scurrying here and there getting ready for holiday cheer, family and friends, and lots of gift giving. 

Learn to Make Light & Airy Popovers – Video!

Thanksgiving is just 3 days away.  While most of us already have our menu in place there are still a few of us who would like to try something new. When it comes to Thanksgiving it’s hard to get away from traditions.  While I don’t like to make it...

Favorite Thanksgiving Treats

Is your family like mine?  Trying to narrow down our favorite Thanksgiving desserts can be brutal. Whether there are 20 at the table or 6 we still have an army of sugary treats to please everyone. 

Homemade Fig Jam

When I was a little girl one of my favorite cookies was a Fig Newton.  Even if I had a choice between a chocolate cookie and a Fig Newton, I’d always take the Fig Newton.  I’m a huge fan of chocolate so that actually surprises me. 

Laugh & Learn – Food Photography Workshop

Since 2009 I’ve had my food blog “At Home with Vicki Bensinger.”  From the start it was pretty much learn as I go.  I read online tutorials, and watched videos on how to set up my site, post articles, SEO, book after book on blogging, layouts, and food photography...

National Caramel Apple Day Recipes to Savor !

Happy Halloween everyone!  How fitting that today would also be National Caramel Apple Day.  I had planned to post something else today, but since I had a couple of Caramel Apple recipes from past posts I thought it would be the perfect time to re-share those again.