Chicken, Corn and Roasted Pepper Chowder


Last Updated on March 15, 2023 I wanted to get one last soup in before the weather started staying warm all the time. Although judging by the past few days, I might be able to get another one in too. This meal takes a little extra effort, but it is so worth it – especially … Read more

Blackened Chicken with Cajun Alfredo Sauce

Last Updated on February 20, 2024 Our family absolutely relishes rich, robust flavors, especially with a spicy kick. My kids will demolish buffalo wings in minutes flat, while my husband douses barbecue ribs in hot sauce. So when I stumbled onto this recipe for seared, blackened chicken smothered in a creamy Cajun Alfredo sauce over … Read more

Potato Torta with Carmelized Onions and Spinach


Last Updated on March 15, 2023 I am constantly amazed at how easy things that I once believed would be impossible to make are actually really easy. That has been my experience with making potato tortas. The presentation of a potato torta is very impressive and the work that goes into it really isn’t hard … Read more

Corned Beef Hash


Last Updated on March 15, 2023   After all, is there any better way to use up St. Patrick’s Day leftovers? I would honestly be disappointed in myself if I didn’t have a leftover corned beef recipe to post. Although I almost didn’t. I think my husband could eat at least 3 pounds of corned … Read more

Pepperoni Pasta Salad


Last Updated on March 15, 2023 I am starting to really look forward to warmer weather and all of the changes in the kitchen that occur with that. I do love my comfort food and nothing can ever replace a good, old-fashioned hot casserole or steamy bowl of soup in my opinion. But I do … Read more

My Baking Day


Last Updated on February 19, 2023 I love baking days! It is so much easier to make and clean up a big mess in one day then it is to scatter it out over many days. And any extra time or effort pays off many times throughout the month. I usually scatter out dinners for … Read more

Chocolate Chip Coffee Cake

Last Updated on March 15, 2023 One of my favorite breakfast treats is chocolate chip coffee cake. My mom used to buy one on special occasions when I was growing up. She bought them from a wonderful bakery and I have yet to find another coffee cake to compare. Fortunately, she knows how much I … Read more

Captain Crunch Chicken

Last Updated on October 23, 2022   This dinner is a fun treat for our family. First of all, it’s fun just because of what it is – how could sugary cereal on chicken not be fun? And it is a treat because cold cereal is not a common purchase in our house. The inspiration … Read more