Category Archives: recipe

BEST. Cookie. EVER.

For a long time now, I have been relentlessly searching for the perfect sugar cookie recipe. Many years ago, I ate a sugar cookie and loved it but had never been able to duplicate the flavor myself. Until now. Oh my goodness. Seriously, I will make these so much more often than Chocolate Chip which […]

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Pork Tenderloin

Have you ever prepared Pork tenderloin? many people are intimidated about cooking pork because, let’s face it. It can get pretty dry if you don’t do it right and, there have been many, many, times when I didn’t do it right. But a couple of nights ago, I prepared the most juicy, succulent pork tenderloin […]

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Recent Eats

This week has been filled with good eats. On Sunday, I had big plans for watching football, even though I would be doing it by myself. The planned menu was homemade buffalo wings with ranch, chips and dip, and chocolate cake. None of that came to fruition because I spent all of Sunday morning helping […]

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Sweet Potatoes – Not Just for Thanksgiving

As more and more Americans are trying to find ways to get more whole, nutritious foods into their diets, many are branching out and trying things that might otherwise be reserved for specific purposes. Take the sweet potato for example. For years, this vegetable has been prepared as a sweet side dish during our most […]

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Sausage and Lentil Soup

Yesterday the temperature only went up to about 75 degrees and for August in the South, that is a very cool temperature. It got me in the mood for soup. But not a heavy, cream-based soup. No, I wanted something “light” and broth-based so I got out this bistro cookbook I have and proceeded to […]

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