Thanksgiving has come and gone and your tummies are probably still stuffed with all the yummy turkey and the sinful side dishes and desserts that you enjoyed with your family yesterday.  You may have even over-indulged a bit….I could definitely say that by… Read More

Last night, I whipped up the simplest and easiest stir fry and it was so beautiful and tasty, I knew I had to share it with you.  It is kind of a different take on stir fry in that I use a… Read More

As I have mentioned numerous times, one of my favorite cooking shows is The Chew on ABC.  I love the way the co-hosts seem so relaxed while cooking in front of a live audience all along sharing personal tips and insights.  It… Read More

“In cooking, as in all the arts, simplicity is the sign of perfection.”…..Curnonsky.   This quote is unusual for a man who was such a lover of French cuisine but simple foods were his passion.  These days with so many new neat… Read More

Leftovers….Sometimes they are even better the second time around than the first time you eat them!  However, it is always nice to be able to use them in a different way so you can get two different meals out of one recipe. … Read More

Often the week days are just too darn busy to think about being in the kitchen and cooking a hot meal for the family.  You may be tempted just to order a greasy pizza or run through a drive thru on the… Read More

I confess…I am not the biggest pork fan especially pork tenderloin or pork chops.  I just find that no matter how you cook them, you end up with a dry and tasteless cut of meat.  My husband, Jeff, however is a huge… Read More

Last night my two adult children came home for dinner for their favorite childhood meal…Mommy’s Spaghetti and Meatballs!  My favorite meatball recipe blog was originally posted in March of this year but yesterday I tweaked it even more, so I wanted to… Read More

When you think of Meatloaf..you think of Comfort.  Wrap it in Bacon…you think WHAT???  That is exactly what I thought the first time I saw the image of Ree Drummond’s Favorite Meatloaf Recipe from her show Pioneer Woman on The Food Network…. Read More

Who doesn’t love a good chili dog?  It would be hard to improve on it, so why try?  Until, you are like me and surfing “Pinterest” and see an inspiration:  Chili Dog Casserole!  I was so excited about the idea that I… Read More