Chicken with Cornmeal Dumplings

I realize winter is almost over (praise the Lord!). This dish is a little bit on the wintry side, but it is really hearty, easy and delicious. It is from Everyday Food magazine (surprise,...

"PayDay" Bars

Photo from here If you like PayDay candy bars, this recipe is for you! It is from Everyday Food magazine. In the magazine, they are called “salted peanut bars.” They really do taste nearly...

My kiddo helping with a sweet treat…

Recipe coming soon… We’ve been busy!           She would love to get her hands on one of those marshmallows!

Cuban Panini

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m not a fan of having the same meal two nights in a row. This doesn’t not mean that I am not a fan of leftovers. I just like to...

Crockpot Cuban Pork

One of my friends made this recipe and posted about it on facebook. I love Cuban sandwiches so I thought if nothing else, I would have a good use for the leftovers! The original...

Tip: Freezing Herbs

I have to give my mom credit for this Tuesday Tip. In reality, I should give my mom credit for everything on my blog because she gave me both the love of cooking as...

White Cake with Lemon Filling and Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

Classic and delicious, this white cake with lemon filling is a major crowd pleaser! The lemon cream cheese frosting is the icing on the cake. Literally. This recipe came from one of those moments. You...

Roasted Chicken

I’ve cooked a lot of whole chickens in the slow cooker but I had never tried roasting one in the oven. Always wanted to, but making it in the slow cooker was more conducive...