My son Anthony, who is a fantastic photographer, came home last weekend to take pictures of a few dishes for my blog. I made the ridiculous decision to do this on the weekend that my mom and sister and other … Continue reading
Posted in Breads, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian
Tagged artisan bread, bread, cooking, Easy, family, food, herb and spice, Life, Recipes, rosemary and olive oil, vegetarian
My awesome sister gave me a waffle iron! I simply love waffles.
Posted in Breakfast, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized
Tagged banana, breakfast, coconut, coconut milk, coconut oil, cooking, Easy, food, freestyle, Health, Recipes, vegetarian
Grape tomatoes, a bit of garlic olive oil, some fresh thyme and lemon, and some capers, toss in some coarse salt. This was my inspired breakfast.
Posted in Drinks, Food, Hors D'oeuvres, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian
Tagged baguette, capers, lemon, olive oil, Parmesan, thyme, tomatoes
This is going to be a brutally honest post. It’s going to hurt me much more than it will hurt you. Actually, there’s no reason it should hurt you at all. Me, on the other hand—here goes… My kitchen is … Continue reading
Posted in Beef, Crock Pot, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized
Tagged beef, cooking, cream of mushroom soup, crock pot, dinner, Easy, fast prep, food, freestyle, mixes, onion soup mix, Recipes
I’ve been trying to devise the perfect hot cocoa mix for a while now.
You probably know by now how much I love my cheese ball. I like to make the full recipe, even for a smaller gathering, because the leftovers are wonderful to cook with. They’re great crumbled as a topping for baked … Continue reading
Posted in Food, Pasta, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian
Tagged cooking, creamy, dinner, food, freestyle, noodle, pasta, Recipes, side dishes, vegetarian
Welcome to 2013! I hope you’ve had a nice beginning to your year. Mine has been full and busy. Now that we’re headed into the rest of our Minnesota winter, hearty warm meals become the warm welcome we look for … Continue reading
Posted in Beef, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized
Tagged beef, beef burgundy, cooking, crock pot, dinner, Easy, food, freestyle, fresh herbs, make ahead, mushrooms, Recipes, stew, wine
MERRY CHRISTMAS EVE! Tomorrow is the big day. What are you doing today to prepare? I always put a lot of planning into Christmas dinner, hoping to have next to nothing to do on the big day. That means the … Continue reading
I smell it. It’s as if I’ve taken a deep breath and the beautiful scent of a cold German winter day has rushed through my senses. Perhaps, if I close my eyes,
As promised, The Most Amazing Cheese Ball You Have Ever Had In Your Whole Mouth! Seriously, I made a double sized cheese ball, and it went twice as fast as the herb one. And the herb one was good!
Posted in Food, Holiday Cooking, Hors D'oeuvres, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian
Tagged cheese, cheese ball, Christmas dinner, Christmas recipes, cooking, cream cheese, Dijon mustard, food, freestyle, hors d'oeuvres, make ahead, Recipes, Thanksgiving, thanksgiving dinner, Thanksgiving recipes