Buying in bulk, portioning and freezing family packs of meat and produce have been a way for the busy home cook to save money on meals for a long time. Unfortunately the thawing, protecting from freezer burn, and remembering what you have in the freezer is sometimes a nightmare. I have learned, from trial and […]
I love recipes. I have a cookbook addiction and I probably get 6-7 cooking magazines every month. I love food, and I love great recipes. Here you’ll find some great options to put a quick meal on the table, or a great recipe for Sunday dinner or entertaining. I live in a fairly rural area, and our grocery stores don’t promote gourmand tastes. Simple ingredients, great and easy techniques, lead to fabulous meals. Give them a try and please feel free to leave a comment!
I am a big fan of Ree Drummond. She writes ThePioneerWoman.com and also has a Food Network show. I liked her blog long before her show was on, and I love that too. Ree lives in the middle of nowhere, and loves iced coffee – so she came up with a great recipe to make […]
I love Food Network – its an addiction, almost as strong as my addition to recipe & food magazines. Yes, I know I can find all of the recipes online, but holding that color photo of yummy food in my hand and curling up on the couch with my notepad and endless possibilities is so […]
We’re out of town for Memorial Weekend, so we’ll have meals through Thursday planned. We’re going to our cabin and I might precook and plan meals for that, so will post another set of “transportable” foods for the weekend. Saturday – Grilled Pork Chops, roasted potatoes and brussels sprouts, blackberry or peach cobbler with homemade […]
We’ve been crazy busy, and I haven’t been helping myself out and creating menus. Time to get back on the wagon! Here’s what we have planned for this week: Monday – Got some nice Ribeye at the market – will pair those from the grill with brown rice and quinoa stuff I found at Costco […]
This week we’ll have to see how it goes – I have a lot of work to get done and Maddie has a late band practice one night. Last week we had to improvise Thursday night – Maddie went to a Soccer game and I got home later than usual. Todd started breakfast for dinner […]