Category Archives: Cooking

Weeknight Wonder {French Onion Soup}

Hello!  Good morning!  Happy Monday!  I’ve only had one cup of coffee, but with all the adrenaline in my system, I’m buzzing like I drank the entire pot!  Wooooo-hoooooo!  Who’s with me? I have so many things to mention this … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonder {Roasted Pork Tacos}

Before we talk about dinner, I need to say a few things.  First, thank you for all the amazingly supportive comments, texts, emails, and messages you sent me after Monday’s post.  I so appreciate your compliments.  This is me…smiling and … Continue reading

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Breakfast Cookies

If you missed yesterday’s post, please click over and check it out.  I need your kitchen-related questions.  All those quandaries you’ve never voiced?  Now’s your chance. Now, on to the good stuff.  Breakfast Cookies. You heard right.  Cookies for breakfast. … Continue reading

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Help Please

Hope your Monday is off to a lovely start!  I’m about to clean out some closets and do laundry, right after I reheat my coffee for the fourth time and empty the dishwasher.  All glamour, all the time. And now, … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonder {Pot Roast and Mashed Potatoes}

  Let’s talk about Pot Roast and Mashed Potatoes. Truly, I could write a novella on each of these items.  I’ll skip it, and instead tell you there are a million different versions of pot roast, and this one is … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {King Ranch Casserole}

One of the benefits of picking up the blog after unexpectedly taking a year off, is that there are several posts just waiting for me in my draft folder.  It kind of feels like blog Christmas.  Or when kids find … Continue reading

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Potatoes au Gratin

Today I am sharing with you what I like to call a miracle recipe.  Why is it a miracle?  Oh.  You’ll see. First, some elocution guidelines.  Texans usually pronounce this dish, “poh-TAY-tohs aw GRAHT-un.”  As in, “Did you have some … Continue reading

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Let’s Cook!

Good morning!  Guess where I am?  NOT at Chick-fil-a!  The Inter-webs are back and running at home, and I am so thankful for exceptionally kind technicians like Davor.  He and his assistant could not have been more courteous.  I loved … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {Chicken Enchiladas and Black Beans}

I feel like a fraud.  Here I am offering you lovely weeknight meals to prepare for your family, and guess what we’ve had for dinner this week?  Pizza Rolls, Pancakes, and Peanut Butter Sandwiches.  Actually, last night I had corn … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {Chili}

This post may surprise you.  It may even shock you.  Get ready. Years ago, after Timm and I were first married and I was beginning to cook on a regular basis, I went searching for a chili recipe.  After looking … Continue reading

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