Hard Apple Cider Braised Chicken Thighs

Hard Apple Cider Braised Chicken Thighs are a new fall favorite around here. Simmered in, you guessed it, hard apple cider, chicken stock, onion and fennel seeds, this chicken is bursting with all the warm, hearty flavors of fall. So I’m pretty basic when it comes to my love of all things fall. Scarves, sweaters,

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Apple Zucchini Bread

The zucchini in my garden has been growing like crazy. It especially gets out of control when you are out of town for a few days and don’t have someone to check on it. Ooops.  This is what happens. The zucchini in the middle is the biggest one I’ve ever seen and it was kind of

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Apple Fritters

I know I have been on an apple kick lately, but we keep going back to that darn apple orchard and you can only make so much applesauce (I have quite a bit in the freezer for future snacking and baking). Joel loves apple fritters and occasionally gets them from our favorite donut shop but

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Crunchy Caramel Apple Pie

Ok, so I’m not a fruit for dessert kind of person. I just don’t enjoy cooked fruit, it get mushy and weird….not my thing. But Joel loves apple pie. For the past few Thanksgivings I have made this pie for him with lots of success and raves. Although I am not a big apple pie

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Apple Oatmeal Cinnamon Chip Scones

Wow, that’s a mouthful. Joel has never been a fan of scones and I have been on a mission to change his mind for quite awhile. And I was finally successful with these perfectly fall spiced scones. He deemed them moist and crumbly and delicious. Ahh, I love when I can convert him to my

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