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Grandma Bye Bye’s Beef Stroganoff

Grandma Bye Bye’s Beef Stroganoff

Many of my fondest memories from childhood include my grandmother.  We spent hours together pouring over old cookbooks, recipe cards and discarded magazines looking for recipes and talking about cooking. Grandma grew up in the Depression Era and to say she was frugal would be […]

Saturday Morning at the Farmer’s Market

Saturday Morning at the Farmer’s Market

In many small towns, between the months of May and September you can find a Farmer’s Market.  Well my hometown is no different.  On Saturday mornings, around our beautiful courthouse, many farmers, gardeners, merchants and craftsmen set up booths in the hopes of selling their […]

Not Your Mama’s Chicken Salad

Not Your Mama’s Chicken Salad

If you are looking for a light easy entree for a Ladies Lunch (That doesn’t mean that men won’t love it too!) or an elegant dish to serve at a bridal or baby shower look no further!  This is Not Your Mama’s Chicken Salad! The […]

Blueberry Lemon Crumb Cake

Blueberry Lemon Crumb Cake

Who doesn’t just love, love, love breakfast?  Seriously, my family absolutely loves breakfast.  With the crazy schedule we keep around here (127 kids is a lot to manage) we don’t always have the opportunity to sit down to a big breakfast in the mornings. So, […]

Chicken Bruschetta

Chicken Bruschetta

When tomatoes are at their peak you absolutely must make bruschetta! You can make just the bruschetta if you wish and serve it on top of fresh French bread.  Here we paired the ripe juicy tomatoes and gorgeous fragrant basil with chicken tenders and pasta! […]

Chocolate White Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Chocolate White Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

I came up with this variation on the traditional Banana Nut Muffins by adding cocoa powder and swapping out the nuts for white chocolate chips! Who doesn’t end up with a few extra bananas laying around on the counter, overly ripe and past the point […]

Italian Stuffed Meatloaf

Italian Stuffed Meatloaf

My darling husband just doesn’t feel like he’s been fed unless there is meat in his meal!  Well I will tell you one thing, no one will question if they’ve had meat once the are served this amazing Italian Stuffed Meatloaf! Two pounds of meat […]