Apple Pie Wontons

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Disclosure: I received product to help make this recipe.  All opinions are my own. If you’re like me, you bought 1/2 a bushel of apples during your recent visit to the local pumpkin farm.  You didn’t think it was too many.  As a matter of fact, you wondered if it was going to be enough. […]

How to Make the Perfect Burger

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How to Make the Perfect Burger Summer is right around the corner which more often than not means cookouts, family reunions, get togethers, picnic food and just lots of fun!  Hamburgers are usually found at most cookouts I’ve gone to, along with hot dogs of course.  That’s why I wanted to bring you this post […]

Asparagus with Pine Nuts

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I recently tried asparagus and now it’s become one of my favorite vegetables.  So I thought I’d give asparagus with pine nuts a try.  Tender, but not overcooked asparagus can be tricky to master. In this recipe, steam the asparagus lightly before sautéing it with red wine vinegar. The final touch is chopped pine nuts […]

Chicken Broccoli Cheddar Pocket

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I love to find ways to create fresh, home-cooked copies of my favorite convenience meals that you’d find in the grocery store. When I make them I know I can pronounce all the ingredients. If I want to, I can control sodium, fat, and calories. These would be great frozen, thawed overnight, and then reheated […]

Omelette aux fines herbes #100FootJourney

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My mother-in-law loves omelets.  She is always ordering them when she goes out for breakfast.  Maybe with this delicious dish, she can make them at home now.   In “The Hundred-Foot Journey,” Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. Displaced from their native India, the Kadam family, […]

Watergate Salad Recipe

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Every holiday or special get together with my in-laws, you can bet that there will be watergate salad floating around. Especially if my mother-in-law has anything to do with it. 🙂 Well, for about the last year or two ~ the baton has been passed to me. I am pretty happy to be able to […]

English Muffin Pizza

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  English Muffin Pizza English Muffin Pizza is a super easy, kid friendly recipe that your whole family is sure to love.  It’s so easy to throw together too.  All with ingredients you probably have right in your cupboard or fridge at home!  My grandma used to let me make these for dinner with her on […]

Old-Fashioned Pancakes

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  Whether you’re a stay at home mom, work at home mom or you find yourself running out the door with barely enough time to drop the kids off where they need to be and then get yourself to the office or otherwise each morning, it can be hard to find time for a quick, […]