Scandinavian Pot Roast

Scandinavian Pot Roast

Scandinavian Pot Roast

Beef pot roast isn’t one of my favorite meats.  It has to have a hook, a pop, that elevates it over the pot roast my Mom used to make.  When I found this Scandinavian recipe that uses dried fruit, cinnamon and ginger, I couldn’t wait to try it.  I would change it to a crockpot recipe and the wonderful smells would float through the castle for hours! Continue reading

Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

This fruit salad came across my monitor from Pinterest. With the orange juice added to the creamy dressing, the fruit salad just HAD to be great. I even had strawberries all cleaned and quartered, ready to go. I just needed everything else on the list! After a trip to the grocery store it was ready to happen. There would be fruit salad with our dinner in the castle! Continue reading

Cheesecake Fruit Salad

Pear and Raspberry Cheesecake Fruit Salad

Pear and Raspberry Cheesecake Fruit Salad

When I first read the title of this recipe I couldn’t imagine the dish. I thought maybe someone made a cheesecake and put a lot of fruit cocktail in it. And fruit cocktail is just not fruit, in my world. So I didn’t think I was going to be interested in making the dish. Then I read the ingredients. And I was smitten. Continue reading