The girls have been extra busy lately. They love cold weather and really came into their full laying season starting about September or so. It may sound silly and I’m sure my great-great aunt would tell me to quit becoming so attached, but I dearly love our chickens. But, I think the more read more »
I really can’t take much credit for these. They were actually my husband’s idea. I had made balsamic chicken for another purpose, but he came home from work for lunch and decided these were what he wanted. We had all of the ingredients on hand since my son is now a bit obsessed read more »
The best chocolate cake recipe. Ever? There are plenty of claims for the best chocolate cake recipe. I get that. But with one bite of this chocolate cake with chocolate frosting, every single person around the table commented that this was the best chocolate cake they’d ever tasted. So as for my house, read more »
I had to sneak a picture of this before my family knew it was out of the oven. When they know that a Lemon Blueberry Breakfast Cake is happening, they get a bit antsy for it to be ready to eat. I completely understand. It was pretty hard to just sneak nibbles of read more »
One of my favorite dishes in the world is a plate of simple seared scallops. Bright, buttery, delicate, and so tender, I always make sure to order them when we visit restaurants that serve fresh scallops. But you know, even then, sometimes they just don’t turn out exactly how I like them. While read more »
Chicken recipes are really some of my favorites to play with lately. And this Chicken with Garlic and Mushroom Sauce is absolutely out of this world. We had family over for supper the other night and while I was trying to think of something special to cook, I knew that I wanted something simple to read more »
Guacamole is one of my favorite things in the entire world. I love it as a dip, slathered on a piece of grilled chicken, along with any number of recipes, or even as a topping on a simple salad. I love to go to restaurants where they make it fresh right at your tableside. read more »
So, today is my birthday and my husband and son have been spoiling me all weekend. Favorite movies, meals, and men in my life – how could it get any better. I’ve been scratching my head trying to figure out something fun to give YOU for my birthday, and finally decided on this gorgeous Kitchenaid read more »
Mercy! How is it possible to love Baked Spaghetti or Baked Ziti more and more every single time you taste it? Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve had it twice. Yes! You read that last sentence right. Twice in two weeks! What gives? You’d think as a food blogger, recipe developer, whatever-you-want-to-call-me-today-er, that read more »
Baked potato soup makes a warm, comforting soup recipe that gives a nod to everyone’s favorite loaded baked potatoes! Potato soup. Just the name alone makes me go, “ummmmmmm!” Hearty, warming, and oh so very comforting. It is one of my favorites to turn to during cooler months. Since this potato soup recipe read more »
I love soup during the winter. Thick, hearty, comforting soup. Vegetable Soup has always been one of my favorites and this slow cooker version is about is easy as they come. Seriously. What could be easier than tossing all of the vegetables in the slow cooker, turning it on low and just going on about read more »
Okay, I have something to discuss today. A broccoli recipe for picky eaters. Well, at least the picky eaters that I know. Growing up, Mama would prepare a full meal most nights of the week that included a meat and a few vegetable dishes. Even though I was a picky eater at a young age, read more »
I made this Chicken with Ham and Swiss recipe the other night out of desperation. I had been running errands all day, Little Buddy and I were getting our flu shots, buying groceries, returning books to the library, and all of those things that sound like they’ll just take a few minutes, but read more »
Happy Sunday! If you haven’t already made brunch, I have something for you. This Bacon and Mushroom Quiche. Mercy! But, if you have, don’t worry. You can definitely have it for a light supper tonight or another night this week. It’ll be perfect. Quiche is actually one of my favorite simple suppers in the world. read more »
I think I owe you this. Taco Salad that is. Especially after that loaded smashed potato fiasco the other day. What was I thinking?! I know we’re all supposed to be eating salads, drinking smoothies, and gulping down a gallon of water. So this taco salad is my peace offering. I will admit, read more »
Loaded Smashed Potatoes have to be one of my favorite side dishes to make. Like ever. Full of everything you love about a baked potatoes, these loaded smashed potatoes are even better, in my opinion.
I’ve been craving this. So, finally since we’re well into the new year, I decided it just had to happen. And, by this, I mean Pulled Pork Enchilada Salad. Mercy! I do believe it is one of my favorite salads ever. After all of the holiday foods, this little kick of spice was just what read more »
Eggs Benedict is absolutely without a doubt one of my most favorite breakfasts in the entire world. But sometimes, it just hasn’t been worth all the trouble to make it. Do you ever feel like that? Love something so much, but have to wake up in the mood to labor through making it for your read more »
If you haven’t figured it out by now, I love simple recipes and shortcuts. Like this oh so easy blender hollandaise sauce recipe. There is just something about this recipe that makes me giddy with excitement.
I made something I think you are going to simply love. This. Spinach Artichoke Chicken. Oh my goodness gracious is it amazing! Think your favorite spinach artichoke dip all over the top of baked chicken. Yeah, it really is out of this world.
Chef Salads come in all sizes and varieties, but there are always a few things they have in common – crisp greens, two types of meat – either ham, bacon, chicken, turkey, or another favorite, hard boiled eggs, vegetables, and cheese. And since this is a version of a chef salad that I love to read more »
Happy New Year! Did you have a good New Year’s Eve and Day? We were absolute homebodies. We stayed home all day both days and while it was rainy and yucky outside decided to have a Downton Abbey marathon. It was absolutely heaven. I made this apple breakfast cake for new year’s day morning read more »
Okay, the name of this recipe may have thrown you off just a touch, but please stay with me. This Pot Likker Soup Recipe is really, really one you should give a try. It makes a great soup recipe to throw together on the stove with any leftovers from your New Year’s Day meal of read more »
A while back, I shared an simple as can be, easy to make recipe for yeast rolls. Today, I wanted to show you how to take that recipe and make delicious Cloverleaf Yeast Rolls. While the regular recipe is just fine, turning them into the clover makes them extra special – well, my family seems read more »