Pickled Corn Relish

Prior to last Summer, I had never canned before. I watched my Mom process and can many different fruits and vegetables, but had never tackled it myself. With many of our vegetables finally coming on in the garden after unusual weather this year, we decided it was time to try our hand at canning again. […]

Grilled Chicken Philly Sandwiches

One of our favorite sandwiches, and one that we have made for years are the Grilled Chicken Philly. They are quick enough for a perfect weeknight meal and also feed a crowd if you are hosting a cook out. A traditional Philly Sandwich also known as the Cheesesteak has only thinly sliced beef and cheese. […]

Homemade Granola Bars: Back to School Lunchbox

School will be back in session before we know it! Packing lunches can be one of those boring tasks that can easily be made special with a little extra planning.  Homemade Granola Bars are super easy to make, great to pack in lunches, are healthy and definitely less expensive then buying them at the store. […]

Grilled Southwest Chicken Wraps

Whether you are hosting a Summer cook out, packing a picnic or sharing food at a potluck, wraps are a perfect addition. The ingredient options are endless.  These Grilled Southwest Chicken Wraps have the traditional flavors of the Southwest – chili powder and cumin, and the addition of coleslaw and topped with a mixture of […]

Eggs Benedict Biscuit Cups

Over the years, I have enjoyed a casual breakfast on Mother’s Day, whether the boys prepare it or I do, really doesn’t matter, but we always like keeping it simple. Eggs Benedict is a dish that I have not tried before today, and honestly, I really didn’t think I would like it. So I was pleasantly […]

Choice Steaks; The Bold and the Beautiful

Grilling season is upon us north of the Mason-Dixon line, even though you wouldn’t be able to tell it by the weather. One of the joys of grilling is that it gives me a reason to splurge and serve my family one of my favorite cuts of beef, the Ribeye Steak. Like every family we […]

Rachael Ray Collection of Kitchenware Review

We’re cooking up a storm almost everyday in our kitchen and with all that delicious work going on having innovative and quality cookware can save you in a pinch. I have had the chance to get an advance look and feel of the Rachael Ray Collection of Kitchenware that will be available starting March 24, […]

Quick and Easy Caprese Pizza Bites

We love having a home cooked meal, but let’s face it, sometimes life just gets in the way. Whether you get home late from work or busy running the kiddos around, it’s great to have a quick meal that is easy to serve and can be made extra special with just a few simple ingredients. […]

Super Bowl Snackin’: Cowboy Chili Recipe

The big game is just about here…The Super Bowl or as some are calling it…the Harbowl! This year the 49ers and Ravens will go head to head on the field. But more importantly…what will you be serving? We put together a table full of Super Bowl Snackin’ including Cowboy Chili. What’s better than the Super […]

Shanghai Wings made healthier with Cookwell

We must confess…we love fried foods in our house! But we also know that frying foods in oil really isn’t the best for us. One of our family’s favorites are Shanghai Wings, the bite size pieces of chicken are great even without the Asian sauce. Of course, most of the family prefers them with the […]