Creative Living Recipes

Sheryl has gathered up the recipes from her guests on the show to share with you here! Click the title of the recipes below to open the full post for each delicious offering. 

Everything you need: ingredients; instructions; guidelines. Enjoy creating the goodness at home! 

Charred Salsa Roja

Nov 22, 2016

Charred Salsa Roja

3 medium, ripe tomatoes
1/4 medium white onion
1 jalapeno
2 garlic cloves
1 tablespoon fresh squeezed lime juice
1 tablespoon fresh cilantro
1/2 teaspoon red wine vinegar
1/2 teaspoon salt

Stem tomatoes, slice in half and place on hot grill with onion, jalapeno and garlic. Grill for 10 minutes or until nicely charred. Peel and seed jalapeno. Peel garlic cloves. Put jalapeno, tomato, onion and garlic in blender with remaining ingredients and puree until smooth. Chill and serve. Makes 1 1/2 cups.


Nov 22, 2016


Makes about 24 small puffs

2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons lard, vegetable shortening, or butter
1 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast (optional)
1/4 cup warm water (110°F, 45°C)
about 1/2 cup milk at room temperature
vegetable oil for deep-frying

Rosemary Roasted Vegetable Enchiladas with Goat Cheese & Pesto

For the vegetables
8 oz. Brussels sprouts, halved
3 medium carrots, chopped
2 medium parsnips, chopped
2 zucchini, cut into 1/2 inch circles
1 small yellow onion, chopped
4 tablespoons olive oil
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
2 sprigs fresh rosemary, leaves removed


6 taco shells
3 cups vanilla ice cream, softened slightly
1 cup chocolate chips
1/4 cup toasted nuts, chopped
1/3 cup chocolate syrup
Powdered sugar

Gluten-Free Bittersweet Decadence Cookies

1/4 cup rice flour
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/8 teaspoon salt 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate chips
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
2 large eggs
1/2 cup sugar
2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
1 cup pecans
6 ounces bittersweet chocolate chips
2 sheets parchment paper