I needed a lemon last week and of course, they only had bags. I ended up with 4 extra lemons and I know they first thing I think of doing with extra lemons is lemon curd! I also have been trying any recipe I can using my fancy, new blender. It worked so well! I don’t know if I will ever do it any other … Continue reading Scones and Lemon Curd
As some of you may know, I have a bit of an addiction……Cookbooks. I just can’t turn down a good cookbook. I have shelves and shelves of them. My count is over 300 right now, not including all of the Cooks Illustrated and other magazines that I own. *Side note. Who else agrees with me that Cooks is THE BEST cooking magazine out there!?* One … Continue reading I won another Cookbook!
A few weekends ago, my mom decided to come for an overnight visit. We had a wonderful evening filled with good food and time together. The next morning after breakfast we started talking about cookies. Talking about cookies let to us making 30 dozen cookies! We made 6 different types: White chocolate frosted Lemon Shortbread, Cherry Winks, Chocolate Chip, Old Fashioned Sugar, Double Peanut Butter … Continue reading A visit from mom and a mountain of cookies
2018 has been filled with sickness so far. Kevin and I just cant seem to shake whatever plague we have. We both have been on and off sick since before Christmas! It seems like so many people are in the same boat right now. And when I’m not feeling well, I really love a good bowl of soup. I threw this recipe together with no … Continue reading Pressure Cooker Beef Barley Vegetable Soup
My husband and I had some hard news today. It turned into one of those days were there are only a few things that can change the mood you’re in. One of those things is comfort food. Kevin calls it Red Noodles. I call it Goulash. Whatever you call it….it just makes things better. Its kind of our go to meal if we are sick, … Continue reading Comfort Food
I was home alone this weekend and when I am home alone I like to make up recipes. I had everything to make White Chocolate Pistachio Cookies but really wanted some pancakes. So I made both. I love the combination of White Chocolate and Pistachio. Its just wonderful. I must warn you, the recipe is not perfect but it is pretty close. I would like … Continue reading White Chocolate Pistachio Pancakes!
This weekend, Kevin had to work some extra hours along with a few other IT workers. I didn’t know what I could do to help so I made them some cookies. We have been on a low carb diet, so I just so happened to have some almond flour and build a recipe around that. They were perfect for dunking in some milk! Nice and … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies