Pepper Salami Cheese Bites

Pepper Salami Cheese Bites

Pepper Salami Cheese Bites Happy Wednesday everyone!  Sometimes we follow the Keto Diet in our house and these Pepper Salami Cheese Bites are perfect for those on this diet.  I scrambled through the refrigerator and cabinets after Mr. TAL declared last week Keto week...
Spicy Meatballs

Spicy Meatballs

Spicy MeatballsAug 25, 2021 | Appetizers, Food Happy Friday everyone!  We are almost finished with my August recipes and I thought I’d give you my Spicy Meatballs dish to try over the weekend!  These meatballs are oh so spicy, with hints of fresh oregano and parsley,...
Brown Sugared Caramelized Onions

Brown Sugared Caramelized Onions

Brown Sugared Caramelized OnionsAug 23, 2021 | Appetizers, Food Happy Wednesday everyone!  I’m giving you this super easy, very versatile Brown Sugar Caramelized Onion recipe that you can use in so many dishes.  This blog post from Ambitious Kitchen on How To Cut,...
Fried Herbs

Fried Herbs

Fried HerbsAug 15, 2021 | Appetizers, Food Happy Wednesday everyone!  Ever heard of Fried Herbs?  I literally had no idea what I was going to make for dinner last night.  It was a toss up between chicken or pasta and then an idea struck me…how about making pasta sauce...
Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread Happy Wednesday everyone!  Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  What better way to celebrate than to make a loaf of Irish Soda Bread!  I was excited to find this recipe on the blog Homemade In The Kitchen as I have never made Irish Soda Bread before and had been...
Mushroom Dumplings

Mushroom Dumplings

Mushroom Dumplings Happy Wednesday everyone!!  I’ve been planning on making these Fried/Steamed Mushroom Dumplings all month long and finally got around to it!  I’m so glad I did because they were so yummy!  I made these along with a chicken stir-fry and vegetables....
Candy And Wine Charcuterie Board

Candy And Wine Charcuterie Board

Candy And Wine Charcuterie Board Happy Wednesday everyone!  Can you believe Christmas is next week.  I received some wonderful gifts over the weekend packed full of salty and sweet goodness so I decided to create a Charcuterie board and mix in a few things of my own....
One Meatball Recipe Cooked Two Different Ways

One Meatball Recipe Cooked Two Different Ways

Are you looking for something rich and savory and easy to make?  You have come to the right place.  I have several meatball recipes but use only one tried and true for my homemade wedding soup.  I have been making these recipes for years and always save some of the...
Salt and Pepper Wings

Salt and Pepper Wings

Salt and Pepper Wings I had a completely different post to put out today but had to rearrange my posting schedule to include this one.  Thomas wanted wings with just salt and pepper. I said…are you sure?  I felt like I need to add more ingredients but he...
Beef Taco Bake

Beef Taco Bake

Beef Taco Bake Every once in a while, I get a craving for Mexican.  I love going and getting the white cheese, nachos, and a shrimp burrito with extra pica de Gallo!  Yummmmmm!  Thomas isn’t a big fan of going out for Mexican but that man LOVES cheese.  I was...
Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

I hope everyone had a great weekend!  We had bad weather here in WV so Thomas and I decided to cancel our plans and stayed home with the pups.  One of my favorite things in this world is to enjoy a weekend at home with Thomas, Jake and Maggie.  I especially love when...
Tips For Making A Party Appetizer

Tips For Making A Party Appetizer

I recently posted “How to make a meat and cheese tray for 8 people” and thought I would include this appetizer I made for the holidays.  This cheesy and salty dish is loaded with color and flavor and so easy to make.  Honestly, I think it put everyone in...
Tomato And Asparagus Side Dish

Tomato And Asparagus Side Dish

I have double ovens but around the holidays, they are both full of several different dishes.  This year I combined the side dishes and created a tomato, asparagus, onion, and garlic combination that was not only very colorful but was loaded with lots of flavor.    ...
Sautéed asparagus and grilled rib eye steak

Sautéed asparagus and grilled rib eye steak

Ok…let me tell you how delicious our meal was today!!!!  It was mouthwatering and so fast and easy to make!!!  I picked Thomas up from the airport and told him I had a surprise for him…his favorite (besides cheesey mashed potatoes and pork...
Egg Rolls

Egg Rolls

​So I was out and about today running errands and planned my last stop to be Panera Bread. Just as I was about to make my left turn towards their direction, I remembered I had ingredients to make egg rolls.  It was 11:30 and I was starving, so I quickly changed lanes...