Maple & Brown Sugar Glazed Salmon


I had memories growing up of when my Mom would make salmon and all I could smell was this stinky fish permeating throughout the house.  I wouldn't go near it.  If it tasted anything like it smelled I was running in the other direction. All this changed one day last summer when my friend Nancy … [Continue reading]

Caramelized Onion & Gruyere Cheese Tart


I AM IN    L  O  V  E    WITH THIS TART! Few things can skyrocket your dish like caramelized onions can.  The browning or 'caramelization' process takes the onion from sour and replaces it with a deep, savory, sweet flavor. I watched Chef Anne Burrell make a tart with strawberries and I thought … [Continue reading]

Stuffed Peppers

stuffed peppers

If there's ever a food that makes me hum as I'm eating it ... stuffed peppers would be it! But not just ANY stuffed peppers.  It's THESE stuffed … [Continue reading]

Deep Dish Pepperoni & Sauage Skillet Pizza (with Stuffed Crust!)


My world has forever changed!  I found this skillet pizza recipe at Brooklyn Ragazza and knew I was going to be all over it! There is nothing like … [Continue reading]

10 Cast Iron Skillet Recipes


Do you have a cast iron skillet?   It is the single most used pan in my house (as if you couldn't tell by all my recipes!) I have been scouring the … [Continue reading]

Potato & Guinness Soup

potato & guinness soup

Day 3 of our celebration to St. Patrick's week.  So far we've made Shepherd's Pie (which is one of the higher rating recipes on this site) and a … [Continue reading]

Irish Coffee (with Jameson)

irish coffee

Day 2 into our St Paddy's Week with none other than my all time favorite .... Irish Coffee!! Irish Coffee is an international after dinner drink … [Continue reading]

40 Ways to Organize for Spring

40 Ways to Organize for Spring

Ever wonder where the term "Spring Cleaning" comes from?  Is it a ritual?  Is it local or universal?  Religious?  Why do we do it? March 20th … [Continue reading]

Make THIS, Not THAT!: Sloppy Joes

sloppy joe

MAKE THIS!   Did you eat Sloppy Joes growing up?  If you live in America, chances are you've had at least one.  They (supposedly) were … [Continue reading]

Gluten Free Chocolate Pudding

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I think if you already like/love me, this chocolate pudding recipe is just going to seal the deal.  Now when you mention my name there will be a … [Continue reading]