Candied Bacon

Candied Bacon

When the holidays come around I try not to punish myself by not indulging in all those dishes I love.  I do however, indulge in moderation, so that by the New Year I’m not upset with myself, but also enjoyed the festivities. 

Pumpkin Spice Crackers

Pumpkin Spice Crackers

Every time I walk into Whole Foods they always have samples of Lesley Stowe’s Raincoast Crisps at the cheese counter that I can’t resist.  If you’re not familiar with these, they’re tiny ultra thin crackers filled with nuts, dried fruit and oftentimes herbs.  I never feel the least bit guilty having 1...

Gingerbread Biscotti dipped in Dark Chocolate

Gingerbread Biscotti

Now that Halloween is behind us I feel like the official holiday season has begun.  From now until January 1st 2019 everyone will get their fill of holiday lights, songs, holiday shopping, gift giving and receiving, plus plenty of opportunities to party. 

Fun Last Minute Halloween Treats

Still looking to create some fun last minute treats for Halloween?  Check out these creative and tasty ideas! Mummy Rice Krispy Treats Frankenstein Treat + Video Halloween Jack-O-Lantern Cauldron So what are you waiting for.  Each of these takes no time at all to create. Have fun trick-or-treating and...

Pumpkin Muffins with Candied Pepitas

Pumpkin Muffins with Candied Pepitas

Growing up I loved muffins, donuts, cakes, cupcakes, and candy. Yet, as an adult I seem to avoid the cake treats and typically go for a chocolate fix at least once a day, unfortunately.  However, I was totally in a Fall mood of flavors, and spotted this recipe from...

Butternut Squash Latke's with Cinnamon Yogurt

Butternut Squash Latkes

Fall is that time of year when squash is in abundance, especially butternut squash and acorn squash, my two favorites. 

Goat Cheese & Fig Galette, with honey

Goat Cheese & Fig Galette

  Those of you that follow At Home with Vicki Bensinger know that I’m all about making things easy these days. I love cooking but when you’re running all over the place all day long, easy is what I need when it comes to making meals. The same holds...

Autumn Bounty Salad filled with Roasted Acorn Squash, Italian Plums, Gala Apples, Dates, Farro, Spinach,,Arugula, Goat Cheese, & Pomegranate Arils

Autumn Bounty Salad

There’s nothing more glorious to me than going to the Farmers Market when the Autumn harvest is billowing over the baskets. With the exception of all the bees I can’t think of a more pleasant way to spend my Saturday mornings.