Round Steak and Sausage Pinwheels

My younger son and daughter-in-law cannot recall a time when they didn’t know each other. Feels a little weird to me as I often think about my own life in terms of before-I-met-my-husband and after-I met-my husband. We have gone to church with the very special Fisher family...more

Street Corn and Zucchini Quesadillas

Spring is here, and I recently saw corn on the cob for sale at my local grocer. YES! Time for Street...more

Chicken, Cannellini, and Spinach Soup

As I continue to grieve the loss of my mother, I can’t seem to focus on any one thing very long. Has anybody else experienced...more

Cracked Wheat Berry Bread

The last few days have been all about recalling memories at my house. We buried my 97-year-old mother this past Tuesday. It has been a little rough but I’m grateful for...more

Southwestern Eggplant Dressing

We’ve been binge-watching the TV series Heartland the past few cold, winter days. Unlike Downton Abby where the elderly Dowager Countess of Grantham seems to get the best lines, the young neighbor girl Mallory often offers opinions...more

White Chocolate, Apricot, and Walnut Scones

With Valentine’s Day waiting in the wings, have you thought about...more

Chocolate Peanut Butter Greek Yogurt

I used to eat a miniature Reese’s peanut butter cup every single day, melted on top of my favorite chocolate fudge fiber bar. That questionable habit lasted a couple years before it wore off. Now I have a different peanut butter-related vice ....more

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