Maple Balsamic Chicken

This fast and easy chicken dish with a rich, flavorful pan sauce goes from stove to table in under 30 minutes. It will warm...more

Small Kitchen Organization with OXO POP Containers

My oldest is out on his own and like most people when they first move out on their own, he lives in a small apartment with a very small kitchen. It seems that no matter how large your kitchen space is, there is never enough room for everything. Small kitchens, however, have unique issues ....more

Pumpkin Cornbread with Cinnamon Honey Butter

A lovely, fall-inspired take on traditional cornbread that is...more

Cosmos Creations Giveaway!

I was recently contacted by Cosmos Creations and asked if I’d like to tell you a little about their gourmet oven-baked puffed corn. After downing about three bags, I came up for air and said, YES, of course! If you have not been formally introduced to Cosmos Creations yet, let me do the honors ....more

Guinness Beer Chili – In the Kitchen with The Blond Cook

I have a very special guest in the kitchen today, the very talented and incredibly sweet Amy of The Blond Cook. I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know Amy over time and ...more

Apple Cake with Butterscotch Sauce

Sweet apples baked into a cinnamon and nutmeg spiced cake, topped with a knock-your-socks off homemade butterscotch sauce. If you’re not feeling the fall vibe yet, this...more

IFBC Swag Giveaway!

I had the pleasure of attending the International Food Bloggers’ Conference in Seattle recently. Lucky for me, Seattle is...more

Crock-Pot Chile Verde

Chile verde is typically made with one of the fattier cuts of pork, the pork shoulder, but the recipe I’m sharing today makes use of one of the very leanest cuts –...more

Sriracha Refrigerator Pickles

Refrigerator pickles are incredibly easy to make at home. Pack everything into mason jars, pop them in the fridge and the next day you have fresh, crispy, totally addictive pickles ready to eat. Adding a little Sriracha to the brine makes them even more irresistible ....more

A Fresh Start – A New Look

For the past several months I’ve been quietly working on a new site design that I’m very excited...more