Honey Almond Granola

Honey Almond Granola / Patty's Food

  Do you have a recipe that you make from scratch just about every week? Well, this is that recipe for me and it happens to be for granola. We crave Greek yogurt sprinkled with honey almond granola…using this recipe. It is easy, fits in a large glass canister on my counter and easily satisfies […]

Mulled Cranberry Apple Cider Tea

Mulled Cranberry Apple Cider Tea / Patty's Food

  Brrrr.  The frost covered the pumpkin patch last night and it was so cold in my house this morning.  But, I am up bright and early with a hot spicy drink to help you take the edge off these freezing temperatures that have us in their grip this very cold week.  I’ve been enjoying […]

Very Berry ~4 kinds of Berries~ Napa Cabbage Salad

Very Berry Slaw / Patty's Food

I was in the mood for an easy fresh and fruity salad today.  The strawberries from San Diego at the farmer’s market this morning were calling out to me, saying both serve me with vanilla ice cream for dessert and toss me into a salad for dinner tonight.  Is this berry overload?  Impossible, the parade […]

Cinnamon Honey Graham Cracker Hearts

Cinnamon Honey Graham Cracker Hearts / Patty's Food

  Every mom has to have a few tricks in her bag and a bag of cinnamon honey graham cracker hearts will go a long way to make the family happy  while satisfying a sweet tooth.  My contribution to Shay’s virtual baby shower hosted by Aubrey at Home Grown and Healthy is my favorite graham […]

Cardamom Honey Pear Upside-down Cake: A Guest Post for You Made That?

CardamomHoney Pear Upside-down Cake: A Guest Post for You Made That? / Patty's Food

Today I’m thrilled to share that I’m guest posting over at my friend Suzanne’s who shares her kitchen adventures at her very creative and welcoming site, You Made That?   I am a big fan of her lovely blog and always come away inspired when I pay her a visit.  Suzanne has a way of […]

Strawberry Pineapple Buttermilk Smoothie

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Welcome to the new home for Patty’s Food!  Moving my site from Blogger to WordPress has been quite a process but thanks to Shay  of  shaybocks.com who specializes in custom blog design I’ve been able to realize my dream.  I hope you like the new look -complete with a recipe index!  I also added a […]

Spiced Chai Tea Concentrate with Bee-Happy Honey

We were thrilled to be recipients of a jar of honey from the first harvest of Bee-Happy Honey of Boulder, Colorado.  In fact it couldn’t have arrived at a better time  for me.  Like many people at this time of year I’ve been a little under the weather with a sore throat that I can’t seem […]

Honey Spiced Madeleines with Dark Chocolate Chunks for French Fridays with Dorie

Last year for a dinner party I served Dorie’s honey spiced madeleines with poached pears and loved them.  This time I wanted to try something a little different and decided to add Scharffen Berger bittersweet baking chunks to my cookies.  I have to admit that after I topped the madeleine dough with the chocolate I […]

Heirloom Beet Salad for French Fridays

Heirloom beet salad with goat cheese, radish sprouts, icy red onions, pistachio nuts with a honey mustard vinaigrette is on the menu this French Friday with Dorie.  This is a fun salad to make and serve as a starter for dinner or for lunch.  The farmers market had a generous offering of heirloom beets, one […]

Honey Almond Tart with Red Wine Glazed Cherries

Our cherry tree is covered with cherries, they are just beginning to turn pink which means that in just a few short days the birds will swarm all over it attacking and decimating the little hard sour barely pink cherries.  So, no this bowl of bright red cherries are not the cherries from my tree, […]