My husband, Jeff, loves to cook almost as much as me and he loves to try new recipes.  It is quite humorous to watch him search for hours and plan his menu but I love it and do not take it for granted for one minute!  On Sunday, his search was for a fish that …

Slow Cooker recipes are one of my favorite kinds but when I saw the picture of a juicy piece of chicken atop some yummy polenta, covered with a “tomatoey type sauce” (my new word :-), I knew this was my kind of recipe!  Featured in the March 2014 issue of Cooking Light Magazine, this one …

 Every summer, I can my own spaghetti sauce so I have that fresh taste of tomatoes during the winter and and what better compliment to the sauce?  The Meatball!  A savory bite of beef, veal, and pork with cheese, garlic, and all those delicious seasonings…Simple, savory, and succulent! While I will only share my secret …

If you grew up in the south, beans, greens, and ham were usually a regular favorite on the dinner table and the February 2014 edition of Southern Living Magazine featured a recipe with it all in one bowl!  Southern Living was pretty much where I got all my recipes when I was first married and I have …

I always love when I make a dish one night, I can turn the leftovers into something completely different the next day…such as the case of the recent Seafood Stew Recipe I posted.   Reheat your stew, add a couple of tablespoons of tomato paste and your favorite Italian seasonings.  Serve over your favorite pasta …

Healthy, delicious, and sooooo easy to make!  As I have mentioned before, Soups and Stews are my favorite kind of meals.  Something about all that savory broth just warms my soul.  This is a recipe that I personally created with some of my favorite tastes.  It is very “change friendly” so feel free to substitute …

Who doesn’t love Chinese food and even more who doesn’t love Mu Shu?!  Guy Fieri recently prepared a Mu Shu Chicken with Chinese Crepes with Scallions on Guy’s Big Bite on the Food Network Channel and it looked wonderful so I couldn’t wait to try it.  Warning:  the ingredients list is long but the result …

Treat your man to a hearty seared piece of prime beef and some savory mashed potatoes and he will be putty in your hands 🙂  Try this juicy filet mignon recipe and achieve perfect results every time! To complete this meal, I prepared Mashed Potatoes with Carmelized Shallots (recipe follows), sauteed Mushrooms, and a Caesar …

I am reblogging this post because it is one of my favorite soup recipes.  Yesterday, I made it using venison from one of my husband’s recent hunting trips and no one knew the difference! Everyone has their favorite soup recipe but with snowstorm Pax bearing down on us, I thought now would be a great …

Camping is one of my favorite things to do…even in the winter with snow in the forecast. Food is always a highlight and I love trying different ways to switch up the normal camping cuisine so I am trying Taste of Home’s Summer Sausage Hobo Packets today.    I am fortunate to have one of those …