Bacon, Potato + Poblano Breakfast Skillet l www.SimplyScratch.com two eggs on top

Bacon, Potato + Poblano Breakfast Skillet

Nothing makes my heart go pitter-pat more than a drippy-runny yolk. I love dunking my toast in it and a savory waffle doesn’t need syrup as long as you serve...

Oven-Fried Buttermilk Chicken l www.SimplyScratch.com

Oven-Fried Buttermilk Chicken

I have a little fear of deep-frying. We’ve discussed this. And by little… I mean big time. For me it’s the fear of the oil exploding all over the...

Sweet Potato + Jalapeno Mash l www.SimplyScratch.com #recipe #sweetpotato #jalapeno

Sweet Potato + Jalapeño Mash

I’ve been obsessing about this sweet potato mash for a whole blessed week. Last Friday, Pat and I went to a nearby restaurant with our life-long friends to celebrate...

Banana Chocolate Chunk Mini Muffins l www.SimplyScratch.com #brunch #muffins

Banana + Chocolate Chunk Streusel Mini Muffins

Roasted bananas, semi-sweet chocolate chunks, walnut streusel– baked into 24 mini muffins. They are like tiny gifts of deliciousness that are the perfectly bite size. Speaking of gifts, *wink-wink*...

Sundried Tomato Pesto, Spinach + Peppered Bacon Grilled Cheese l www.SimplyScratch.com #grilledcheesemonth

Fancy BLT Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

I almost hit you with another mile long recipe title. So I decided to save you about three whole minutes by swapping  out – ‘sundried tomato pesto, peppered bacon, spinach,...

Chocolate Chip Coffee Ice Cream via www.SimplyScratch.com

Chocolate Chip Coffee Ice Cream

My goal for spring/summer 2014 is to make more ice cream. I set realistic goals, no? It’s not like it’s hard to make it. Not like giving up ice...

Turkey, Green Tomato and Smoked Cheddar Grilled Cheese + Chipotle Honey Mayo l www.SimplyScratch.com #grilledcheesemonth

Grilled Adobo Turkey with Green Tomato and Smoked Cheddar Grilled Cheese + Chipotle Honey Mayo

Well that’s one heck of a title… but then again, this is one heck of a sandwich. I’m sure you don’t need me to tell you that April is National...

Homemade Cheesy Potatoes l www.SimplyScratch.com #homemade

Homemade Cheesy Potatoes

It’s funny how things change. As a kid I couldn’t wait to book-it down the stairs in my purple house coat to find my Easter basket and hunt for...

Creamy Avocado Dressing via  www.SimplyScratch.com

Creamy Avocado Salad Dressing

I’m always looking for a new way to dress my salad. I LOVE making my own salad dressings and I just went back to the archives and counted about...

Grilled Turkey Tacos + Mango Radish Salsa  www.SimplyScratch.com #recipe #tacos

Grilled Turkey Tacos + Mango Radish Salsa

The weather has been ridiculously nice. Sunny, mid 60’s and I literally watched all the ice in our canal float down into the lake. I think it’s finally safe...