Soup weather. Don’t you just love soup weather? Living in Northern California has sadly left me with entire years that skipped soup weather. This year though is making up for that. We are going to have a long winter and lots of soup weather. On top of that, I’ve mastered the soup most people judgeContinue reading
I’m in love. You need these Carrot Cake Muffins. I was going to call them “stupid easy”, but thought better of it. I’d feel so bad if you made these and your oven went out mid-baking only to leave you thinking you couldn’t make the “stupid easy” muffins.
You’ve heard of normal meatballs. Meh. These are Mighty Meatballs. Full of flavor and size. They will take over your plate and have you think you can handle 3 or 4, but in reality 1 or 2 will fill you right up.
I’m convinced real food should taste good. Life should go on as if nothing is different. Parties, family vacations, school lunches should be normal things we can still enjoy. We should feel free to eat what makes us feel good, not what we think fits our schedule. This hot cocoa will change your life. ForContinue reading
Gingerbread cookies are the essence of holidays. Just last week I was explaining to my son what holiday is next an why we can’t have Halloween again instead of Thanksgiving- he had an excellent point though. Once I told him Thanksgiving meant we could bake some goodies he ran to my cookie cutter drawer, yesContinue reading
I’m not the gal to come to when wanting something spicy. I love spice, just not the heat of spicy foods. For this recipe, I had to really expand my tasters group to make sure this recipe is on point. Yes, I too tried it. I just had to make sure I have a glass of water next to meContinue reading
Is it fall yet? Is it fall yet? I’ve been longing for the leaves to change colors and the cool breeze to welcome me as I get the kids ready for school each morning. Possibly the best thing about fall is the freedom to heat up my kitchen again with soups, stews, casseroles and ofContinue reading
Ah, poppy seed dressing. Although I still feel this need to keep ranch dressing in our house for guests, I’ve noticed everyone always wants the poppy seed dressing! Maybe it’s the sweet and tangy combo that does it for you. For me, I love how it adds to the flavor of my salad, but doesn’tContinue reading