Cast Iron Onion Pizza

April 2, 2012

When it comes to onions I pretty much can’t get enough, which kind of makes me smile because years ago?  Years ago I would have told you to GET THAT ONION CRAP OUT OF MY FACE IT MIGHT KILL ME or some other dramatic sentiment.  But thank goodness that was years ago and I happen […]

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Pantry Chicken Vegetable Soup

February 6, 2012

Guess what?  I had a 3-day weekend of the unexpected variety – I guess freak snowfall can be good for something! So just to put this in perspective, the above photo was taken while the pups were looking out the front door (duh) – only see at the bottom of the door where the snow […]

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Baked Eggs with Bacon and Spinach

February 3, 2012

Do y’all remember the scene in Runaway Bride (that’s an Oscar contender if I’ve ever seen one…) where Julia Roberts realizes that she doesn’t know how she likes her eggs?  You know, because she’s always turning herself into the girl that the guy she’s marrying wants to be with? Yeah.  That’s not me.   I […]

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Blood Orange Salmon en Papillotte

January 30, 2012

If you’re anything like me you’re sick and tired of seeing blood oranges all over bloggerland.  But you’re intrigued, so you go with the flow.  You know, if you’re like me. The flavor of blood oranges is delicious – sweet, tangy, and juicy – but what really gets me is the color and the tie-dye […]

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The Ultimate Thanksgiving Turkey

November 10, 2011

‘Twas but 3 years ago that I made a whole turkey for the first time.  And even then, as I did this year, I left the giblets in on accident. I mean really, who can every find the giblets anyway?!  I promised I searched high and low for them and found nary a giblet bag […]

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The Best Thanksgiving Turkey Breast

October 13, 2011

I remember our first Thanksgiving together. Well, let’s just set the stage:  we were engaged, not married, we had an apartment we were both paying for, but we weren’t living together.  We both had to work at Starbucks all day Thanksgiving day (actually we chose to so we could get some extra cash for the […]

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