Slow Cooker BBQ Beef

SLOW COOKER BBQ BEEF

I made these barbecue beef a couple of weeks ago. It is a whole 30 recipe. It is the first whole 30 recipe I have ever made. I'm not...

Peanut Butter Cookies with Reese's Baking Cups and Reese's Pieces Candy

PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES WITH REESE'S BAKING CUPS AND REESE'S PIECES CANDY

There is supposedly a hurricane heading near where I live later this week. I don't believe we will see any of the hurricane, but I...

 
 
 
Granny Kellett's Jam Cake

GRANNY KELLETT'S JAM CAKE

Several years ago for Christmas I got a cookbook called American Cakes. It has been a very fun book. The book is organized and grouped...

Creamy Bacon Pea Pecan Salad

CREAMY BACON PEA PECAN SALAD

Another week has just flown by. The weather where I live has been so incredible the last few days. It feels like Fall. It isn't here...

 
 
 
Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

CHEWY CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE BARS

Yesterday I saw the movie Crazy Asian Rich. I did not intend to see it, but the reviews are really good. Anyway, it was a last minute...

Magnolia Table Chocolate Chip Cookie

MAGNOLIA TABLE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE

I have not posted for a while. I left for about a week to go visit family at home. I brought my laptop with me, but did not end up...

 
 
 
Whole Wheat Banana and Chocolate Pancakes with Peanut Butter Chips

WHOLE WHEAT BANANA AND CHOCOLATE PANCAKES WITH PEANUT BUTTER CHIPS

It has rained so much in the area where I live in the last few days. It rained all day Saturday and has been raining off an on since...

Honey Garlic Shrimp

HONEY GARLIC SHRIMP

One of my goals this year is to get scuba certified. I completed the educational aspect, and next weekend I will do my pool dives. The...

 
 
 
Risotto Milanese

RISOTTO MILANESE

I just got back from a short trip to Chicago. I have been before but had not spent much time in the city. We were not there for very...

Oatmeal Cookies with Dried Cranberries, Chocolate Chips, Pecans, and Toffee Bits

OATMEAL COOKIES WITH DRIED CRANBERRIES, CHOCOLATE CHIPS, PECANS, AND TOFFEE BITS

I have a soft spot for oatmeal cookies. Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies are my favorite, but I have a hard time saying no to a soft...

 
 
 
Whole Wheat, Oatmeal, and Banana Pancakes with Chocolate Chips and Toffee Bits

WHOLE WHEAT, OATMEAL, AND BANANA PANCAKES WITH CHOCOLATE CHIPS AND TOFFEE BITS

I'm posting another pancake recipe today. I can eat pancakes for any meal. These have oats and whole wheat flour, so they are full...

Easy Paella

EASY PAELLA

Last year I went to Spain during the Thanksgiving holiday break. I tasted some paella there and bough a small quantity of saffron. I...

 
 
 
Slow Cooker Pepper Steak

SLOW COOKER PEPPER STEAK

My roommate has a slow cooker, and I have used it so much. It is so convenient. You just leave a bunch of ingredients in the slow cooker,...

Chocolate Cake with Blueberry Pie Filling

CHOCOLATE CAKE WITH BLUEBERRY PIE FILLING

I got back on Monday from a vacation to Scotland. I went with my family. My parents, sister, an aunt, an uncle, and two cousins went. We...

 
 
 
Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

Chocolate and peanut butter is probably my favorite combinations. I really like chocolate and caramel too. I like peanut butter by...

Whole Wheat Pancakes with Coconut, Walnuts, Coco Nibs, and Chocolate Chips

WHOLE WHEAT PANCAKES WITH COCONUT, WALNUTS, COCO NIBS, AND CHOCOLATE CHIPS

Happy Mothers' Day to all the Mothers out these. I sent my mother a card, but she is not going to get it in time. I just put it in...

 
 
 
Vermont Whole Wheat Oatmeal Honey Bread

VERMONT WHOLE WHEAT OATMEAL HONEY BREAD

I am getting quite adept at baking bread. In the last 12 months, I have made bread multiple times. There have been a few loaves that...

Bird Seed

BIRD SEED

This is probably the strangest recipe I have posted on this blog. When my extended family on my mother's side goes hiking or on a picnic,...

 
 
 
Tunnel of Fudge Cake

TUNNEL OF FUDGE CAKE

Yesterday was a such a beautiful day. It was warm and breezy. I went with some friends to a botanical garden in a neighboring city....

Swig Sugar Cookies

SWIG SUGAR COOKIES

I heard about these sugar cookies from my sister. I spoke with her on the phone about a month ago, and she mentioned she was making...

 
 
 



Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

How to clean and prepare mussels and clams

Seafood is common in Italian cuisine. This video demonstrates how to clean and prepare mussels and little neck clams for use in any seafood dish. Watch now at... Read more ...

How to clean and prepare mussels and clams

Seafood is common in Italian cuisine. This video demonstrates how to clean and prepare mussels and little neck clams for use in any seafood dish. Watch now at... Read more ...

Authentic Chile Verde

Authentic Chile Verde

Chile Verde that can be made with chicken or pork and can be made in the slow cooker, the Instant Pot, or right on the stove top. Read more ...

Maine Health Department Proves to Be Total Buzzkill for Stoned Lobsters

Maine Health Department Proves to Be Total Buzzkill for Stoned Lobsters

Plus, Starbucks is topping new beverages with cold foam, and more food news to end the week An unsurprising followup to the story of a Maine restaurant that is getting its... Read more ...

50+ Healthy Meal Prep Recipes for Fall

50+ Healthy Meal Prep Recipes for Fall

Bring on the crunchy leaves, cozy sweaters, PSLs, and everything fall. With all of the things we love about fall comes the start of school, new projects at work, and the... Read more ...

Easy Apple Crisp

Easy Apple Crisp

This easy apple crisp recipe is the best! Quick to prepare and bursting with flavor between the apple filling and oat crumble topping. Read more ...

IP Pumpkin Black Bean Chili Mac

IP Pumpkin Black Bean Chili Mac

Instant Pot Pumpkin Black Bean Chili Mac is a protein-packed gluten-free Instant Pot pasta that's on the table in under 30 minutes! {GF, V} Read more ...

Dutch Apple Pie Bars

Dutch Apple Pie Bars

These apple pie bars feature a shortbread crust, cinnamony apples, and a crumbly, sweet topping. It's a Dutch Apple Pie made easy! Read more ...

Cheeburger Cheeburger is Celebrating National Cheeseburger Day with an...

Cheeburger Cheeburger is Celebrating National Cheeseburger Day with an Extended Promotion

WHAT: National Cheeseburger Day may be over, but at Cheeburger Cheeburger the celebration continues through September 25. One day just wasn't enough to enjoy this celebration... Read more ...

Brown Butter Bucatini Pasta

Brown Butter Bucatini Pasta

Brown butter and parmesan cheese makes this one pot meal a rich weeknight dinner made in under 30 minutes. Read more ...

U2's Bono is the Latest Celebrity to Get Into the Whiskey Business

U2's Bono is the Latest Celebrity to Get Into the Whiskey Business

Irish whiskey is fixed in the celebrity spotlight this week. First came Monday's news of Conor McGregor launching his Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey brand. Now, U2 frontman... Read more ...

Slow Cooker Buffalo Ranch Chicken

Slow Cooker Buffalo Ranch Chicken

Slow cooker buffalo ranch chicken makes THE BEST sliders. Top with creamy blue cheese dressing + cheese for the perfect party sandwich! Read more ...