Apple Banana Oat Muffins

Blizzard Fun: Make Snow Ice Cream

Snow ice cream, or snow cream, is super easy to make. Here in New England, as in much of the country, we’re buried under an ever-expanding blanket of fresh snow. One way to keep away cabin fever is to make tasty treats. If you have little ones home from school, they’ll have fun making this with you. You can use other flavors of extract besides vanilla too. Peppermint would work really well. ...more
I agree. there's too many unknowns to be making snow cream this day and age. sad.but it's true.more

Parmesan Garlic Roasted Chickpeas

I've gotten a lot of love from these little peas and I thought that it was time to bite the bullet and post the recipe (despite the fact I took about 5 so-so pictures of them). So please bear with me for this post, because its going to be short, simple and small (just like this tasty snack!)...more

Roast Chicken - Norman Rockwell Worthy Entertaining

Though I purport to be a pretty okay home cook and generally feel like I can make a decent dinner, there are a some kitchen skills a twenty-something should know that I've never even attempted. Case in point:  I've never roasted a whole bird.  Can I really call myself a good cook if I don't have that seemingly simple (stick the whole thing in the oven!) yet definitely daunting (salmonella!  Dry chicken!!) task down??  I think not.So, I'm challenging myself to recreate this:...more

Baked Beans

Black Bean Salad

Good morning and happy Monday! Today I’m bringing you part 2 of Alton’s Pantry Raid III: Cool Beans Episode, Black Bean Salad....more

Roasted Strawberry Bourbon Milkshake

If your New Year's Resolutions are to......more

Chinese Marinated Beef and Mushrooms

I'm starting to hit a lull here with Flower Net and I don't know why. I usually like See's novels, however maybe I'm just a little critical as of lately. I wish I could delve into more, but honestly there has been so much going on lately that I can barely bring myself to blog. (No excuses I know!) So instead here you go:...more

Hungarian Pepper Stew

A comforting and easy to make Pepper Stew that is a family tradition.For the recipe:  Hungarian Pepper Stew RecipeEnjoy!...more

Get Your Metabolism Going

I Lost 2 Lbs. In Four Days!That may not seem like a lot to you, but I was surprised I had lost any that quickly.I’m going to share some of my recipes with you. They have ingredients that get your metabolism going. This first one is the Blueberry Chocolate Almond Smoothie....more