What’s in Season: Zucchini Waffles

Zucchini is one of those things that you can prepare a million different ways. Slice it, dice it, roast it, sautee it, grill it, fry it, put it in sauces, serve it with pasta, make zucchini bread, muffins, pancakes, tots, chocolate cake…the possibilities are endless if you use your imagination! The flavor of zucchini is very […]

What’s in Season: Zucchini Waffles

Garlic and Herb Roasted Chicken

If you read my post a long, long time ago about cornish game hens, this is pretty much the exact same recipe, except with a regular sized chicken.  I made three of these puppies for our Mother’s Day celebration this year, and everyone just loved it!  The chicken really absorbs the flavors of the garlic, […]

Garlic and Herb Roasted Chicken

Chocolate Pecan Bars

These.  Are.  Delicious.  Sinfully delicious.  And rich.  And decadent.  I first made these at Thanksgiving with my Mother in Law, but I didn’t have my camera so I didn’t blog it then.  They were so good though – Tim’s sister even said it was the best thing she ever ate – that I knew I’d […]

Chocolate Pecan Bars

Peanut Butter Banana Surprise II

Are you still as full from Thanksgiving as I am?  I mean, we had four Thanksgiving meals in three days.  That’s gotta be some kind of record.  I don’t imagine you want to read about some big meal right now, so I figured I’d post something that’s kind of healthy and light.  This is a […]

Peanut Butter Banana Surprise II

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with Guacamole Grilled Cheese!

Actually, it’s National Spicy Guacamole Day, if you want to be technical, but…meh.  I love guacamole, so I am excited to celebrate this food holiday!  I already have other plans for dinner, but since I eat Mexican food at least once a week, I’ll surely make up for it soon! To help you celebrate such […]

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with Guacamole Grilled Cheese!

A Peanut Butter Treat to Beat the Heat

Since it’s been like a million degrees lately, I’m sure you really don’t want to turn on your oven.  Never fear, we can get our peanut butter fix without heating up the house.  These little peanut butter squares taste an awful lot like Reese’s and are quite addictive (consider yourself forewarned).  They’re really easy too, […]

Two-For Tuesday

Get your dental floss ready because ’tis the time of year to enjoy some sweet corn.  If you live in the Midwest like me, you can find it for 20-25 cents per ear right now, and it’s super sweet, very flavorful, and extremely tender and juicy.  There are many, many different ways you can prepare […]