My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!

Pineapple Chicken Salad Cooking View
Pineapple Chicken Salad

Today I’m dusting off an old recipe from the archives.  One with an old photo that looked like…well, a humongous pile of chicken salad that had received the tilt treatment.  (Looking back … Read More

Celebrate Earth Day!
Celebrate Earth Day!

Happy Monday to all of you, and it is a happy day indeed because it is one of my favorite days of the year – Earth Day!  If you’ve been … Read More

Mushroom-Crusted Turkey Burgers with Havarti Cooking View
Mushroom-Crusted Turkey Burgers with Havarti

I love when one simple technique can elevate a recipe that is already great to something even better.  We already have a basic turkey burger that we love, but recently … Read More

The Best White Bread Cooking View
The Best White Bread

In general I avoid labeling any recipe as “the best”, “the ultimate”, etc. for a couple of reasons.  First off, I of course haven’t tried every type of (whatever it … Read More

Peanut Butter Pretzel Truffles Cooking View
Peanut Butter Pretzel Truffles

I promise I’ll quit yammering on about this soon but seriously, my little girl is growing up in the blink of an eye!  She turned two just a couple of … Read More

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