A No-fail, Perfect-every-time Turkey Recipe

I’m always on the lookout for new Thanksgiving turkey ideas, so I was intrigued when […]

slow-roasted turkeys just look different

Huevos Rancheros – Breakfast for Dinner!

Sometimes the traditional hearty Mexican breakfast, Huevos Rancheros, makes a perfect dinner! Tonight was just […]

Huevos Rancheros on plate

Is it time to start planning for Thanksgiving dinner?

Why yes, yes it IS! It’s November now and Halloween is past; that means we […]

Halloween Treats: Easy Homemade Peanut Butter Popcorn Balls

These are fun Halloween treats that have gotten high ratings from my kids personal panel […]

Halloween Treats: Brownies with an Attitude

My homemade brownie recipe is probably my favorite go-to quick treat whenever I have to bring […]

Halloween Treats: Homemade Krispy Rice Treats

I have to admit something: I love Rice Krispy Treats. Somehow they don’t exactly seem […]

Lemon Cloud Tiramisu

This beautiful Lemon Cloud Tiramisu comes from my dear father-in-law, who is notorious for his […]

Homemade Spicy Black Beans

Spicy Black Beans are a must-have accompaniment for our now-nearly-world famous Chile Verde. There are […]

Pico de Gallo

It’s time to revisit Pico de Gallo. Last week  we discussed the making of Chile […]

Chile Verde Recipe

Homemade Chile Verde rocks! I haven’t tasted anything so delicious in years and it’s all […]

Bowl of Chile Verde

Happy Easter, 2010

We wish each and every one of you a truly Blessed Easter and a joyous […]

Last minute Easter egg treats

It’s not unusual for me to realize at the last minute that yet again I’ve […]

Planning for Easter

Now is the time to start planning for Easter brunch or dinner. My Sister’s Kitchen has […]

Deviled Eggs

Woohooooo!!!! I’m back online with my slick new computer. Thank you so much to all […]

Super Super Bowl Snacks

Super Bowl Sunday has gotten bigger and bigger and bigger over the years. Having the […]

Olie Koeken, #31

December 31: I started our 31 Days of Christmas cookies with a favorite Dutch recipe […]

Perfect chocolate chip cookies

Actually…that says it all. Here’s the recipe for perfect chocolate chip cookies: Chocolate Chip cookies–perfect […]

Chewy Chocolate Cookies: finding an old, long-lost friend, #28

December 28: Last summer while I was rummaging through the brittle, dusty piles of 100 […]

Biscotti di Prato, #27

December 27: This is a purist’s biscotti. I know they come in all flavors nowadays, […]