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Holiday Dishes

A pumpkin filled with ground beef, seasonings and rice

Dinner In A Pumpkin

How fun is this dish! Dinner In A Pumpkin! I make this dish every Fall, in October, usually right before Halloween. This cute pumpkin is stuffed with delicious ground beef, rice, mushrooms, water chestnuts and a rich creamy sauce. The best part…Well…You get to eat the dish too! Pumpkin is a squash and a delicious one at that! Come take a peek…

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Haunted Gingerbread House

Today I’m featuring my super amazingly talented friend “Gingerbread Brenda”! She is going to share with us some of her “Tricks and Treats” to making this adorable haunted gingerbread house! You have to come take a peek at all the amazing, enchanting, spooky details of this darling gingerbread house and learn how this fun talent has become a family tradition! Go grab your favorite hot beverage and meet my friend Brenda! You’re gonna love her! I’m so excited!!!!

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Cheese cake made with pumpkin and chocolate chips and whip cream

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

I’m kicking off my very First Annual “Fall Fest” here at Norine’s Nest with this AMAZING Rich and Creamy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake! Don’t let the word “cheesecake” scare you off! I’m giving you step-by-step instructions and it is so simple you’ll be wondering why you’ve put off making cheesecakes for so long! If you’re a long time cheesecake baker then you’re going to love the flavor combination and ease of this recipe! It’s sure to become a family tradition at your holiday dinner table!

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Pumpkin Pound Cake with Walnut Caramel Sauce

Fall is in the Air! I see the golden yellows starting to top all the trees. I’m ready for football, apple cider, cool crisp air, plaid blankets, and pumpkins! I love pumpkins and I love baking with pumpkin! I’m nicely exiting out Summer and welcoming Fall with this wonderfully dense and nicely spiced pumpkin pound cake topped with a sweet rich homemade walnut sauce. Howdy Fall! Come on In!!!

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Easy Coconut Cream Pie

Who loves cream pies? I know I do! This is a super easy “cheater” coconut cream pie that is perfect for beginning bakers. It’s full of amazing light, fluffy, coconut cream filling and topped with whip cream and toasted coconut flakes! Great on a hot summer day!

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multiple pictures of forth of july foods

Norine’s 4th of July “Round-Up!”

I’m doing my very first “Round-Up”! I’m sharing some of my very favorite bloggers idea’s for throwing the perfect 4th of July party and I’m also, selfishly, sharing some of my own ideas and recipes! Come on along and have a peek at some of the amazingly talented bloggers out there and what they have planned for this 4th of July Holiday! Everything is linked up and easy for you to use…so let’s plan a PARTY!!!

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