Category Archives: Cooking

Weeknight Wonder {Lasagna}

Everyone loves lasagna, right?  And everyone has their favorite rendition, right?  I get it.  And I’m in the same boat.  Up until a few years ago I thought I made a pretty good lasagna.  I mean, the recipe came from … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {Brie and Brisket Quesadillas & Tortilla Soup}

This Weeknight Wonder post is a two-for-one kind of deal {soup and quesadillas}, and technically could be considered a three-for-one deal since the brisket can stand alone as a scrumptious main course. First, Brie and Brisket Quesadillas.  {My mouth just … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {Hot Hammies & Hashbrown Casserole}

Every time I make these delicious little sandwiches for dinner, I feel like such a bad friend.  Hot Hammies are a main course staple around our house.  Everyone loves them.  We rarely, if ever, have left overs.  They are so … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {Poppyseed Chicken}

The first time I made Poppyseed Chicken I was working off of a photocopied recipe from one of my mother’s cookbooks.  She had these notes written in the margins, dated August 20, 1988, “Easy to make, pretty for a party, … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonder {Spaghetti Pie}

Spaghetti Pie is a relatively new discovery for me.  I didn’t eat it growing up, and had never even heard of it until after I was married.  I stumbled upon a recipe for Spaghetti Pie ten years ago in a … Continue reading

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Friday Pie-Day {Chocolate Chip}

Cue the swelling music and fuzzy lighting.  It’s our final scene.  Friday Pie-Day has come to an end, and it’s time to share one final pastry together before we say goodbye to the Summer of Pies.  It’s a tear-jerker, isn’t … Continue reading

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Friday Pie-Day {Coconut Cream}

Happy next-to-last Friday Pie-Day!  That’s right, we’ve almost reached the end of our summer baking adventure.  If I’m being honest, I’ve sort of hit a baking wall, and I never thought I’d say this, but I’m a tiny bit tired … Continue reading

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Friday Pie-Day {Tomato and Cheddar}

Hold the phone.  Stop the presses.  Sound the alarm.  Tomato Cheddar Pie has entered the building, and you are going to want a bite.  This tasty business is too good not to shout its praises from the rooftops.  Yes, I … Continue reading

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Friday Pie-Day {Peach}

I’m still a bit ruffled from my quarrel with peach pie this past week.  Turns out Little Miss Peach Pie doesn’t like to cooperate and make things easy.  She prefers to shake things up a bit, start a fight, not … Continue reading

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Guacamole

Here’s a fun fact you may not know about me.  Guacamole is my favorite food.  Sadly, good guacamole is hard to find.  I know avocados aren’t cheap, but I still have a bit of sticker shock when I see the … Continue reading

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