Garlic Butter Smashed Sweet Potatoes with Parmesan

These little beauties were a big hit with all of us, especially my daughter, who couldn’t stop eating them. I love it when that happens! I saw a recipe for these sweet potato coins on Cafe Delites that looked quick, simple, and delicious side dish and I was right ....more

Poblano, Cilantro and Lime Roast Chicken

We have had very stormy and rainy weather here in Oregon for the past several days which always has me wanted to cook comfort food. I was in the mood for Mexican flavors so I decided to make the ultimate in comfort food – a roasted chicken. I found this recipe on Cooking for Keeps that looked amazing and it...more

Fettucine Alfredo AND A Lagostina Martellata Hammered Copper Pastaiola Set Giveaway!!

I was recently sent the most amazing and beautiful...more

Eggnog Latte

I realize that this post is just for people who have an espresso maker but I really love my morning latte and especially this eggnog latte so I decided to share this recipe with you. ...more

Healthy Sesame Chicken

The weather for the past couple of days has been unbelievable! Blue skies and 63 degrees...more

Roasted Red Onions

You either read the title of this recipe and salivated or decided to skip reading and move on. I for one, absolutely LOVE onions. Raw, sautéed, caramelized, or roasted… I love them all ....more

Creamed Chipped Beef on Toast (S.O.S.)

Do you have any recipes from your childhood that you still crave? Chipped beef on toast is on of those recipes...more

Rocky Road Fudge

I mostly make cookies for school lunch treats but sometimes I get a little crazy and try something different. For this week’s treat, I decided to make some fudge but instead of plain fudge, ...more

Crisp Polenta Topped with Sautéed Spinach and Slow-Simmered Mushroom Meat and Sauce

Amazing is the word that comes to mind when I think of this delicious...more

Rustic Slow-Simmered Mushroom and Meat Sauce

My daughter and I have a favorite pasta sauce that I love to make....more