Fresh Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Sugar Tortilla Crisps

The winner of the Ninja Blending System (chosen at random) is Erin, comment #402. Congratulations and thanks to so many of you for entering! It was fun to read about your kitchen mishaps. I am happy to see I’m not the only one who boils a pot over, on a regular basis! 🙂  Now, dear […]

Sweet and Savory BBQ Meatballs

My sister-in-law Erin mentioned to me the other day that she has been making some fabulous meatballs using our standard family recipe for Meatloaf. (Click here to see that fabulous recipe). She gave me a play by-play of how to make the meatballs happen I gave it a go this week. It was the right […]

March Menu Plan 2014

Before I share my menu plan with you today, I wanted to thank those of you who have entered the Ninja Blender Giveaway, leaving your funny stories of kitchen mishaps within the comment section. I have been cracking up all weekend reading them. If you are in need of a good chuckle, or just want […]

Ninja Blender Giveaway, baby!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED Today, I really REALLY wanted to post a fabulous new recipe for you all. That was my plan all week-long, you see. But as luck would have it, my good intentions were rudely interrupted by fact that my kitchen sink simply decided to come unglued from her usual spot and […]

Mile High Butterflake Biscuits

I love recipes that come together quickly, use basic pantry ingredients and round out almost any meal with simple homemade goodness. I have a sneaking suspicion you like that kind of thing too, right? In fact, I would wager many of you came here today looking for something simple and great. Well, let me tell […]

EASY Russian Chicken

If you are looking for an EASY, delicious, weeknight meal of wonder…baby. This is it! If you love a recipe with a short, easy to find list of ingredients…sister. You have found it! If you love a sauce that rocks the combination of tangy and sweet…my brother, shut the front door and put a smile […]

The Weekend Report: A Valentines Day Crush

Did you have a great Valentines Day last week? I sure hope so. I ended up spending a bit of time at the elementary school… with these two sweethearts of mine and their First Grade classmates. They had a fun little Valentines party complete with darling Valentines Boxes (can you believe that awesome R2D2…or is […]

Fritos Chili Cheese and Corn Salad

Last weekend I found myself at a family party. I love a good family party, don’t you?  Lots of wonderful people and lots of wonderful food. Two of my very favorite things in all of this wide world. We had a great day catching up with everyone and enjoying each others company. My mother in […]

Almond Poppy Seed Bundt Cake

Wow, this Almond Poppy Seed Bundt Cake is fabulous. It has many fine qualities I would love to point out to you, right at this very moment. It has a moist, spongy like texture on the inside with a slightly crispy exterior. The flavor is sweet, with a hint of almond. It is even better the […]

Crock Pot Pork Roast with Vegetables and Gravy (Renewed)

Man, I love a good Pork roast. Pork is a nice sweet meat, after all and well…you know how I love sweet. It’s a problem, if the truth were to be told. This particular Pork Roast recipe has been living in my archives for more than four years now. The pictures that were originally posted […]