I love this time of year, strawberry picking, desserts, & homemade jam! The freezer jam is my favorite, it’s quick, delicious and you can have it all year round. It makes wonderful gifts too! Until next time, Susan
I love this time of year, my peonies are in full bloom! They just make me smile. We spent a few hours in the yard this weekend and I made a perfect porch sandwich (according to my husband!). Whole grain bread, avocado, arugula, honey roasted turkey with a chili garlic mayo (mix a little mayo with chili garlic sauce, it’s fantastic!). I brought this out
I made Polenta with Bolognese sauce for the first time last night and it was delicious! I love all things food (you could tell by my package from Amazon today), if I could make a living cooking, writing about cooking or entertaining I would have the perfect job! I was watching Food Network over the weekend, the show, The Best Thing I Ever Made. Chef
I saw this recipe on the chef in training site and thought my family would like it. Since we have a family of five I used three pie crusts , more chicken & broccoli which made six pockets. I left out the corn. Next time I would omit the butter completely, the pie crusts are rich enough and I don’t think you really need it.
I saw this recipe on Jenny Steffens blog and thought the kids would enjoy it (me too). I almost always have pizza dough in the freezer so I thawed it in the fridge last night and made them for breakfast today. One dough ball made 6 little pizzas. I melted the butter and brushed it on so I got every little piece of the dough.
I made these salted toffee pretzel brownies today. I thought I’d share the recipe with you. Here is the link to the original recipe. These were really good. You get that salty sweet in every bite! PrintSalted Chocolate Carmel Pretzel Brownies Ingredients½ C butter, softened ¾ C brown sugar ¼ C sugar 2 eggs 1¼ tsp vanilla extract 1½ C all-purpose flour ½ tsp baking powder
I love breakfast foods, so naturally I love brunch too! Our menu for Easter brunch. Grandma’s shrub ~ Cranberry & Pineapple juices & Sherbet Fresh fruit Leek & goat cheese fritatta Pancetta & cheddar fritatta French toast casserole with maple syrup Potato cheese casserole Broccoli rice casserole Ham & cheese plate with rolls Sausage Photos from last Easter. See you soon! Susan
I love looking through my old photos, sometimes it is bittersweet. Years gone by, wonderful memories of the kids. One thing we always do is color eggs. I bought this awesome little kit from my sweet friend Karen who sells them on Etsy. The eggs turn out so beautiful! These photos are from a previous year when we used her kit. I can’t find a
Tomorrow is National Pi Day and I’m baking for school, they are celebrating in math class. This is the easiest Pie in the world to make! Makes two chocolate pies. One box of pie crusts (2), I said it was easy! Three boxes of instant chocolate pudding Three cups heavy cream Three cups milk (I use skim)