Tag: apple

Butternut Squash with Caramelized Apples

Butternut Squash with Caramelized Apples has been my favorite plant-based recipe this week.  I’ve eaten it as a side for dinner and as the main course for breakfast.  The savory taste of the butternut squash blended with the glazed, cinnamon apples made me think of Thanksgiving.  The texture and sweetness reminded me of Memaw’s baked sweet […]

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Yummy Apples and Oatmeal Breakfast

I’ll tell you right now.  I have NEVER liked oatmeal. In all my forty-something years of eating breakfast, oatmeal cooked from scratch or out of an instant packet was never on my yummy list.  I don’t like the texture of cooked rolled oats AT ALL.  I’ve tried several times to force them down for the sake […]

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Simple Apple-Pumpkin Muffins

I’ve made Apple-Pumpkin Muffins before.  Or were they Pumpkin-Apple Muffins?  Anyhoo.  This time I’ve converted the recipe to one that meets a higher standard of healthy.  No, I didn’t substitute a regular ingredient with it’s reduced-fat cousin.  I completely left out the artery clogging stuff and kept all the spicy, fruity goodness. Yep, this muffin recipe […]

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Whole Wheat Pancakes and Apple

Making pancakes is easy.  Trying to eat them in the most healthy way, easier than you think. Years ago, I converted my kiddos over to enjoying regular whole wheat pancakes. It wasn’t something I did overnight.  No, siree.  I had to go under the radar and change out certain ingredients one batch at a time.  […]

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Bright and Tasty Waldorf Salad

OH MY WORD!  I could eat this salad EVERYDAY.  I’m eating this salad right now as I type. Actually, I’m barely typing.  I’m stealing a bite…get my fingers back on the keyboard…type a fews words while I chew…swallow…stop typing…scoop up another bite… I’m singing to the salad!  “What I like about you!…” your “light dressing” is still creamy good. […]

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Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Apples

This sweet potatoes recipe comes to us from Laura C., a loyal reader of SimpleDailyRecipes.com. Laura says: “I served the sweet potatoes with slices of meatloaf (which my husband makes and is amazingly delicious) and green beans. Excellent.” Amended – from “Martha Stewart” 4 large sweet potatoes (approx. 2 lbs), pierced with the tines of […]

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Radish, Mango and Apple Salad

HERE’S ALL IT TAKES Serves 4 Salad 10-15 radishes, trimmed and thinly sliced 1 apple, peeled, cored and thinly sliced 2 celery sticks, think sliced 1 small ripe mango fresh dill sprigs, to garnish Dressing 1/2 cup lite sour cream 2 teaspoons creamed horseradish 1 tablespoon fresh dill,  chopped salt and ground black pepper Prep the dressing […]

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Cinnamon Apple Muffins

This Cinnamon Apple Muffin recipe is super easy to pull together.  It doesn’t take long to bake them up.  They taste SO GOOD with juice, hot tea and coffee; not too sweet but just right. Full of soft, sweet apple bits and the cinnamon just makes them hard to stop eating.  Top half the batch […]

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Simple and Hearty Tuna Wraps

I forget how delicious, healthy and filling tuna salad can be for us.  I skipped toasting whole wheat bread slices this time and filled a few large spinach leaves instead.  YUMMO!  I was completely satisfied. “Now I’m strong to the finish, cuz I eats my spinach. I’m Popeye the sailor man! TOOT TOOT!” I don’t […]

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Simple Apple Muffin Recipe

This simple apple muffins recipe is satisfying anytime of the day.  We’ve been eating them all day long.  Try them and see for yourself. Right before bed, I got the idea to make something special for my husband to eat on his long commute into work.  I had a small, Gala apple on the counter […]

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Tuna Salad for the Ladies Luncheon

Nothing says Ladies’ Luncheon like finger sandwiches, ice tea and rich desserts.  Last week, I signed up to make tuna salad sandwiches for my Community Bible Study class.  I love a GOOD tuna salad sandwich.  No other sandwich is more filling. Now, a really good tuna salad sandwich must be made to be sweet and […]

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