My kitchen adventure experimenting with a variety of recipes

Ingredient: granulated sugar

Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet potato fries are a delicious alternative to white potato fries. Crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside.

Apple Grape Salad

Apple Grape Salad

This Apple Grape Salad is similar to a Waldorf Salad. The dressing on this salad is a vanilla glaze, while a Waldorf Salad had a mayonnaise dressing.

Apple Dumplings

Apple Dumplings

Apple Dumplings have a crisp pastry shell surrounding a warm, soft apple. The filling and syrup give you a sweet, cinnamon flavor.

Dairy-Free Almond Cookies

Dairy-Free Almond Cookies

Almond Cookies are a crunchy cookie with a strong almond flavor. They are delicious with vanilla ice cream.

Caramel Candy

Caramel Candy

My Mom made caramel candy at Christmas every year. This recipe makes a caramel candy that is harder than the Kraft caramels that you can purchase in cubes. It’s more of a hard candy than a soft chewy caramel. Oh so good!

Turtles – Caramel, Chocolate and Pecans!

Turtles – Caramel, Chocolate and Pecans!

Turtles are pecans covered with caramel then topped with chocolate. So delicious!

Dairy-Free Butter Crunch

Dairy-Free Butter Crunch

This recipe is a delicious chocolate covered toffee. Dairy-Free Butter Crunch is a modified version of my Mother’s Butter Crunch recipe. I altered Mom’s recipe so that it is dairy-free. You can substitute butter for the vegan butter and chocolate for the dairy-free chocolate. Mom used dark chocolate when she made this recipe.

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins are quick and easy to make. You can keep them dairy-free by using dairy-free chocolate chips.

Citrus Turkey Brine

Citrus Turkey Brine

This Citrus Turkey Brine tenderizes the turkey and gives you a moist, delicious turkey.

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Walnut Bread

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Walnut Bread

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Walnut Bread is a delicious quick bread packed full of pumpkin and walnut flavors. There is a hint of coconut flavor, too.