Category Archives: recipe

Sausage, Black Beans, and Yellow Rice…GOOD!

So, one recipe I used to make all the time last year is the one I’m about to give you for Sausage, Beans, and Rice. IN fact I made it so much so that we got sick of it and I had to quit making it. Well, I made it last night for dinner and […]

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Let me talk to you about Brussels Sprouts

A much maligned vegetable indeed but one that, when prepared right, can be one of the most delicious things you have ever eaten. First and foremost, it is imperative that you begin with fresh brussels sprouts. In many cases, frozen vegetables are just as good as their fresh counterparts, but in this instance fresh is […]

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Favorite Christmas Cookie

There’s nothing remotely Christmasy looking about this cookie. The only reason I associate it with Christmas is because my mom made them every year during the holidays and I adore them. They have a decadent, buttery crust and then the top layer consists of brown sugar, sliced almonds and coconut. It is baked until it […]

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Recent Eats

Alrighty then! Let me try and run down my grub-a-dubs since Saturday for you. Saturday night, I cooked a gorgeous New Zealand rack of lamb, along with some mashed potatoes and tiny green peas. We spent the rest of the evening on our patio, sitting in front of our new fire pit. It was really, […]

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Mmmmmm…pasta

Normally, I’m not such a big pasta fan but, as you will see later in this post, I enjoyed a lovely pasta dish this evening. First things first. Breakfast. Yesterday I really wanted French Toast but no one else did so I waited until today to satisfy my craving. It was well worth the wait. […]

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