Chicken Cacciatore: Part 1 {The Marinade}

Cozy and comforting Chicken Cacciatore or Hunter’s Stew! One pot, onions, wine and braised chicken is the perfect meal on a cold winters day. Usually I’m all about the...

Orange Currant Scones

Healthy orange currant scones are bright with orange zest, studded with currants and then drizzled with a delicious orange glaze. Scones are very biscuit-esque. Sweet scones are usually studded...

Olive Scallion Dip

Looking for a great dip for your next party? This olive scallion dip is the best! Serve with crackers and enjoy! So you see I have this friend, she’s...

Creamy Wheat Cereal with Fruit & Nuts

And now it’s breakfast time!!! Creamy Wheat Cereal with Fruit & Nuts. This isn’t a gourmet sort of breakfast, there aren’t a whole lot of ingredients and you may even...

Stuffed Mushrooms

In these stuffed mushrooms, garlic, herbs, cheese and bread crumbs stuffed into mushrooms, topped with more cheese and baked. A deliciously light appetizer. Oh the Mushroom. You either get freaked...

Baked Lime Tortilla Chips

For these baked lime tortilla chips, brush corn tortillas with bacon fat, cut into fourths and brush lightly with a salty lime juice and bake until crispy! I have...

Homemade Salsa

This homemade salsa is restaurant quality and so easy to make at home! With classic ingredients like tomatoes, onion, jalapeño and cilantro. So much flavor! So it’s January in...

Homemade Banana Bread

Homemade Banana Bread starts with roasted bananas and ends with delicious streusel crumble topping. Slice warm and spread with butter. One year, a ton of recipes and several thousand dirty...

2010… A Year In Review!

2010… A Year In Review!

It has been such a exciting year for me! Not only did I start my blog but {with a huge push by my friends and family} I went public...

Simple Vanilla Buttercream Frosting Recipe

A Simple Vanilla Buttercream Frosting is what most of us frost our cakes and cupcakes with. It’s as simple as creaming butter, adding in sifted powdered sugar, vanilla and...