Eggs in a Hole

In < 30 Minute Meals, Breakfast, Recipes On April 27, 2012 0 Comments

We eat a lot of eggs, but everyone likes their eggs cooked differently.  Zac and Austin like scrambled, Zoey likes fried, I like scrambles (scrambled eggs with veggies… Read More »


Raspberry, Almond, Oatmeal Scones

In Breakfast, Fruit, Quick Breads, Recipes On April 26, 2012 3 Comments

I love scones, they seem special and for many years I was too intimidated to make them, but once I took the plunge I realized I was being… Read More »


Chicken Cordon Bleu

In Chicken, Meat >, Pork, Poultry >, Recipes On April 25, 2012 1 Comment

This dish tastes fancy and special and because of this I made it for my mom’s 56th birthday this week.  It has been years since I’ve made it… Read More »


Garlic and Cheddar Mashed Potatoes

In Potatoes, Recipes, Vegetables > On April 24, 2012 0 Comments

My mom’s birthday was this week and I inherited my love for mashed potatoes from my mom.  I knew when I was planning her birthday dinner that mashed… Read More »


Basic Hamburger Patties

In < 30 Minute Meals, Beef, Meat >, Recipes, Try it "Homemade" On April 23, 2012 1 Comment

I think many people have forgotten that hamburger patties can be made from ground beef at home.  What I mean is, many people buy the pre-made burger patties… Read More »


Raspberry Oatmeal Bars

In Bars, Desserts >, Fruit, Recipes, Snacks On April 21, 2012 1 Comment

I am having a crazy problem this year, I have too much freezer jam left from last year and jam season is nearing again, I have to use… Read More »


Hot Chocolate Mix

In Drinks, Recipes, Try it "Homemade" On April 20, 2012 0 Comments

I know hot chocolate is traditionally a winter time drink, but here in the Pacific Northwest I think it is more of a fall and spring drink.  Why?… Read More »


Puffy Cheese Bake

In < 30 Minute Meals, Breakfast, Recipes On April 20, 2012 0 Comments

Have I mentioned before that I like breakfast?!?  Well I do and if you’re a new reader you might have missed that bit of information.  This is a… Read More »


Spiced Up Rump Roast

In Beef, Crock Pot, Meat >, Recipes On April 19, 2012 1 Comment

Don’t you just love how crock pots work for you while you’re busying doing other things?  They take otherwise tough cuts of meat and turn them into tender,… Read More »


Christmas Tree Soup AKA Split Pea

In Meat >, Pork, Recipes, Soup On April 18, 2012 0 Comments

I’m not sure why split pea soup has such a “bad reputation”, it is so tasty, full of fiber, and inexpensive to make!  I have converted many split… Read More »