Parade's Community Table ~ St. Patrick's Day Recipe Round-Up

Parade’s Community Table ~ St. Patrick’s Day Recipe Round-Up

This weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table is St. Patrick’s Day Recipe Round-Up. Click here to see all of the recipes. Thanks for your support! We love celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in my house. What’s not to love – an evening...

Chocolate, Banana, and Coconut Muffins

Chocolate, Banana, and Coconut Muffins

I had a couple of very ripe bananas to use up so I decided to make some muffins. My husband and kids all love chocolate so I made these muffins chocolate based. Instead of using a lot of sugar,...

Pepperoni Pizza Potato Skins

Pepperoni Pizza Potato Skins

I am making some Baked Potato Soup for dinner tonight so I decided to make some potato skins for my kids’ after school snack today. I baked the potatoes then scooped out the potato filling. After baking the skins...

Herb Pork Chops with Caramelized Shallots

Herb Pork Chops with Caramelized Shallots

I had to adapt this Cooking Light recipe a little bit to suit what I had on hand.  The pork turned out tender, juicy, and so flavorful.  I really loved the herb flavor on the pork and the caramelized...

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

I usually make a recipe for French Onion Soup using all beef broth and sweet yellow onions but when I saw this recipe in my favorite cookbook – The New Best Recipe From The Editors of Cooks Illustrated, I decided to...

15 Comforting and Delicious Italian Recipes

Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Comforting and Delicious Italian Recipes

This weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table is 15 Comforting and Delicious Italian Recipes. Click here to see all of the recipes. Thanks for your support! We all love Italian food in my family and I make it quite often. I...

Baked Eggs with Sautéed Onions, Tomatoes, and Spinach

Baked Eggs with Sautéed Onions, Tomatoes, and Spinach

Guess what I am having again for breakfast tomorrow? This recipe! These eggs were super quick & simple to make – thankfully since I am still not feeling well, and so delicious. I dipped toast into the runny yolks and gobbled...

Mushroom Risotto

Mushroom Risotto

I am finally feeling a bit better. Thank you for my sweet e-mails and comments! My dear friend Dane taught me how to make risotto a couple of years ago. We spent the evening working together at the stove as...

You know when...

You know when…

… you have a fever, body aches, and a terrible headache? That’s me for the past three days. Hope to be back to cooking tomorrow.

Parade's Community Table ~ 10 Favorite Quick Bread Recipes

Parade’s Community Table ~ 10 Favorite Quick Bread Recipes

This weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table is 10 of my favorite quick bread recipes. Click here to see all of the recipes. Thanks for your support! My kids love it when I make a tasty loaf of bread on the...