A Chili Party

Football and/or cold weather...more

The Most Important Thing You Should Do When Using A Bread Machine

Quality control at the Rhodes house starts at an early age. Your bread machine does not have a brain! A timer and a thermostat maybe, but no brain....more

Mild Chicken Curry

My husband harbored a negative attitude toward...more

Party Snack Recap | Happy New Year

Do you need to carry a snack or finger food to a New Year’s party or maybe a football-watching get-together? I gathered some of my favorites for your consideration. Starting with the number one, most popular recipe on this blog (outside of “How to Make Salad in a Jar”.…but that’s not really a recipe), I recommend...more

Whole Wheat Apple Pie Yeast Bread

Whole Wheat Apple Pie Yeast Bread with Streusel Topping If you ask Pinterest, one of the most popular posts on this blog is entitled “Apples in a Bag“. It’s super easy with only 4 ingredients and makes a healthy snack or dessert...more

Homemade Fruit and Nut Trail Mix | Thanksgiving in New York City

Store trail mix in a vacuum-packed Mason jar...more

Bread Machine Challah

Happy Day-After-Thanksgiving to you all. Challah is said to hold rich...more

Crispy Egg and Sausage Breakfast Flautas

If you have overnight house guests...more

Herb and Garlic Dinner Rolls | A Bread Machine Recipe

I will never forget the year my mom decided to fix Chop Suey for Thanksgiving dinner. She invited the preacher and his family to join us since they were far from home. At the time, I was only thinking how much I missed...more

Browned Butter Pecan Mini-Tarts | How To Store a Cut Lemon

My dad used to say, “The higher they go, the farther they fall.” ...more