Virtual Dinner Party Menu Idea: Stuffed Chicken and Mushroom Risotto

I'm hosting a virtual dinner party this Sunday to help fight off the quarantine blues. The menu includes a cocktail, appetizer, main course, and dessert. Join us and host your own date-night-in! Hey guys! So I haven't been posting as much as I wanted during this quarantine. I've been spending most of my time getting … Read More »

One-Pot Cabbage, Ham and Potatoes

Cabbage, Ham, and Potatoes isn't the prettiest meal, but it's a one-pot powerhouse of flavors and a warm bowl of home-cooked awesomeness.  Happy first day of quarantine! I kid, I kid, but then again, I'm not. It's Monday here in Maryland, and we are staying home for what looks like the foreseeable future because of … Read More »

Egg Roll-Up with a side of Archived Videos

Egg Roll-Up with Spinach and Ham as posted in 2011... Happy Monday! I know, don't you hate when people say that? I do, depending on my mood, but when I sit down to blog, it comes out of me naturally. I guess it's my way of starting. Anyhoo, Jenny emailed asking for an old Egg … Read More »


PANCAKES PANCAKES PANCAKES PANCAKES is a collection of my pancakes recipes from the last fifteen years.  Since starting to blog in 2004, I have posted about a dozen pancake recipes. All of them riffs on a basic recipe using a mashed banana and some combination of flours. I used to think there was some big … Read More »

Whole30 Kale Potato Chicken Soup

Regardless if you are doing Whole30 or not, this Kale Potato Chicken Soup is big on flavor and nutrition. I no longer follow the Whole30 plan, but I understand why people do. It's a great way to focus on more nutrient-dense foods. I, however, found it too restrictive mostly because I really like beans and … Read More »