Category Archives: Recipes


I admit it. I was scared. Scared to try my hand at crepes. Though I consider myself a pretty avid cook, there are few simple dishes I sometimes have issues with. My scrambled eggs usually end up sticking to the … Continue reading

Recipes , , , ,

Simply Stuffed Peppers

My mom used to make stuffed peppers from time to time when we were growing up. Back then, I loved eating the stuffing part, but wasn’t too keen on the peppers themselves. Oddly, although it was a dish she made … Continue reading

Nutrition, Recipes , , ,

Impromptu Pasta (aka Chicken & Sun-Dried Tomato with Bowties)

I’m the queen of improv. Cooking that is. I would claim comedy as well, but the Guy would probably argue with me. So back to cooking. I’m always finding a way to “make things work” when I have a recipe … Continue reading

Recipes , , ,

Two-Minute Magic Bean Dip

In honor of the football playoff season, I thought I’d post this quick and easy but delightfully addictive recipe. Warning: this dip is crazy hard to put down, so you if sit down to watch a game, you might realize … Continue reading

Recipes , , , ,

DIY CoCo Wheats

When we were kids, I loved when my mom would make us CoCo Wheats for breakfast on cold Saturday mornings. It wasn’t something we had frequently, I suspect because the cleanup afterward is rather a chore. But I always loved … Continue reading

Recipes, Tips and Tricks , , , , , ,

Sneaky squash

The first signs of fall in the South are not spotted on the trees, with their changing leaves. No, before the maples ever start donning their lovely hues, fall can be found indoors–just walk into your neighborhood grocery store. Boxes … Continue reading

Recipes , , , , , , ,