Mexican Chicken and Lime Soup

Mexican Chicken and Lime Soup

Last weekend my friend and I thought it would be fun to get together and have the kids decorate gingerbread cookies and then get cozy in the car and go … Continue Reading →


Salted Toffee with Roasted Almonds

English Toffee With Roasted Almonds

I will not take credit for this one.  I only changed this recipe the tiniest bit, so really there is no true originality to it.  But, it is amazing toffee … Continue Reading →


Sausage and White Bean Cassoulet

Sausage, White Bean and Winter Vegetable Cassoulet

A cassoulet by any other name is called a hearty stew or soup.  I actually had to read up on the true meaning of a French cassoulet and learned that … Continue Reading →


Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken with Frank's Hot Sauce Option

Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken

Between tennis and guitar for my daughter and gymnastics and yoga for my son there are very few weeknights that I have time to put together an elaborate meal.  I … Continue Reading →


Buffalo Chicken Wing Dip

Buffalo Chicken Wing Party Dip

I am really bad at taking pictures.  I need to enroll in a camera class and probably learn how to maneuver around Photoshop.  But, even if I did all of … Continue Reading →


Chicken Piccata with Lemon Caper Sauce

Chicken Piccata with Lemon Caper Sauce

Chicken piccata is a well known recipe that is an adaptation of veal piccata.  I did a little research and found out that piccata is really a cooking method and … Continue Reading →


Classice Meatloaf with Mushroom Gravy

Meatloaf with Cognac Mushroom Sauce and Round Two Meatball Parmesan Subs

About 7 years ago I started weekly weeknight meals for my friends and family.  There is a core group that are required to come every week and then once in … Continue Reading →