Joanie's What's On The Stove #3

It's New Year's Eve...EveIt started getting cold this afternoon (cold for San Francisco) so I decided on the ultimate Italian-American comfort food for dinner tonight...Pastina in Brodo. It doesn't get any easier than that...good chicken stock and #Barilla Stelline. Paired that with a combination of cheeses (Gorgonzola, Asiago, New Zealand Sharp White and Wisconsin Extra Sharp Cheddar) and a loaf of #TraderJoe's Pugliese and it's the perfect easy (and inexpensive) meal.Now to bake Brownies for New Year's Eve!What's on your stove?Joanie...more

Joanie's What's On The Stove #2

A very yummy and inexpensive meal tonight.  Beef, Beans and Barley Stew (for lack of better description) and homemade Cornbread. ...more

Something to be said about hot air poppers

I have two children, a two and a four year old ... needless to say they can be pretty picky when it comes to food. I am pretty fortunate as far as what they like goes so far in their little lives. They both love fruits and veggies and meat. They have mostly milk and water, different juices maybe once a day, and soda only when my father gives it to them for a treat. I stopped keeping soda in the house about 5/6 years ago.  ...more

Easy Christmas Pudding Ice-Cream For A Yummy Leftover

This recipe is really really simple – I couldn’t believe it when he said that was it; just freeze it and you’ll get to eat it the next day.All thanks to the guy for taking the effort to find the recipe and make it. Try it! I bet you will love it too!...more

Menu Mondays: Fajita Chicken

So this is without a doubt one of the easiest meals you'll ever make and I swear your whole family will love it. I have no idea where I learned about making fajita chicken this way, but I've been doing it for years and it's totally a staple on days when I know I'm not going to get to cook. There are just a few simple steps!...more

The Weird & Wonderful Cauliflower Mushroom

Nancy Anne Harbord...more

Holiday Drink Ideas plus How to Make Flavored Simple Syrup

51 days until baby is due! How to Make Simple Syrup plus Holiday Drink Recipes from Josh Curtis   ...more

Oven Raosted Carrots 100% Vegan

52 days until baby is due! ...more