Grilled Onions

When you, say, get an In-N-Out double-double burger with lettuce and grilled onions only, do you find yourself quoting Linus in Ocean’s 11 as Tess walks down the stairs at the Bellagio: “this is the best part of my day.” Me too!!!!! So good! I… Read more

Fairy Bread

It’s an Australian thing. And it is amazing!!!!! Easiest party food ever! You’ll be cleaning up sprinkles for days but it is worth it!! Kind of like confetti after a New Year’s Eve party. Now I’m wondering what else to put sprinkles… Read more

Lemon Velvet Cake

When life hands you lemons, you’re probably going to need more than lemonade. You’re going to need cake! Luscious decadent lemon velvet cake!   Cake: 1¼ c flour 1½ c cake flour ½ t baking soda 1½ t baking powder 1 t… Read more

Fast Easy Juicy Tender Chicken

This recipe is easy AND foolproof! It makes the most tender, juicy, flavorful chicken that is absolutely versatile. Eat it cold or hot. Eat it plain or in stuff. Or on stuff. Salads, pasta, soup, etc. It is amazing enough to shine as the lead (main… Read more

Stuffed Strawberries

A perfect appetizer for spring. I picture a party in the backyard with white café bistro table and chairs. Maybe an umbrella. And a cool breeze. Reality? I’m in my sweats in the kitchen. Ha! Either way, they’re delicious!!   30… Read more

French Toast Sticks

Change the shape of anything and it is instantly new again. Not that we need any kind of motivation at all to eat French toast…….   4 eggs 2 T milk 2 T sugar 1 t vanilla 6 slices Texas Toast or bread toppings: butter,… Read more

Earthquake Cake

They say this is called earthquake cake because the top is cracked, much like the surface of the earth in an earthquake. I’m thinking the name was born more from the sheer need of this cake during an earthquake! The absolute definition of comfort… Read more

BLT Dip

Super Bowl food!!!!!   1 c mayonnaise 1 c sour cream 8 oz. cream cheese, softened 1 lb. bacon, cooked 1½ c cheddar cheese ¼ c chopped green onions 1 tomato, seeded and chopped additional cheese, green onions, cooked… Read more

Caramel Truffles

Hypothetically, if the rain makes your hair go flat you might need one of these truffles. If your giant Pottery Barn bedroom set order accidentally goes through twice and you don’t notice until it is delivered, you may need two of these truffles…. Read more

German Pancakes

Top your fluffy German pancake with butter, lemon juice, and powdered sugar (no matter that those same ingredients make frosting) and … nirvana. Absolute nirvana!   3 eggs 1/3 c cream 1/3 c whole milk 2 T sugar ¼ t… Read more