Category Archives: Recipes

Let’s do this again, same time next year!

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts- our family and our business have relocated from rural PA to the Finger Lakes in NY. Overall, it has been an amazing change for all of us! My husband is enjoying a new work … Continue reading

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Home Made Broccoli Rabe Pizza – YUM!

The above masterpiece is what the Broccoli Rabe Pizza looks like when it’s all done! So let’s back up and explain the steps to get you here 🙂 Ingredients: Pizza Dough Olive Oil Broccoli Rabe (fresh bunch) Lemon Juice Garlic … Continue reading

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Love and Hygge

It’s snowing outside, the candles are lit, you and your sweetie ( and kiddos optional)  are elbows deep in a mean game of Yahtzee, Candyland, or Cards Against Humanity, a warm fire glows, some snickety snacks – brie and bread, … Continue reading

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My Funny Valentine Truffles (recipe included)

I love Valentine’s Day! In my family we are all about the homemade kind of love. We all know that homemade doesn’t always go as you planned. But even a messy dessert can be a delicious dessert. The above pics … Continue reading

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French lessons and Friends

Well a couple of weekends ago, I got to make one of my most favorite Fall meals: Coq au Vin- fancy french chicken stew cooked in wine with bacon, pearl onions, and mushrooms. Now, this stew is not something you … Continue reading

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Mississppi Mud Pie – Recipe from Baked-Brooklyn, NY

Happy Pi(e) day!  I love with three sweet Math Geeks and they take Pi(e) Day seriously! Below is the recipe for a pretty seriously awesome Mississippi Mud Pie. They’re are many steps to this amazing pie- but they are worth … Continue reading

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Amish Style Chicken Corn Chowder

Hot soup on a cold day makes me happy! This is perfect Snow Day Soup- easy to make and it makes a bunch! This soup comes Jeff Smith- The Frugal Gourmet Amish Style Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe adapted from Jeff … Continue reading

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The Snow is Coming! I’m so excited- for realsies.

The TV news has been tracking a potential snow storm – the first of Winter here- and boy oh boy am I excited! I LOVE SNOW! So much fun! Around here people go BONKERS when they hear a snow storm … Continue reading

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Recipe and Review: Nigella Lawson’s Nutella Cheesecake with a tweak

As I mentioned in my last post, every Valentine’s Day I make some delectable treat from scratch. This year I had made Nigella Lawson’s No Bake -Nutella Cheesecake, but I tweaked it slightly with a chocolate sandwich cookie crust instead … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk …

This year is still relatively brand new. It’s not even Valentine’s Day yet. So I still have time to set out clear goals and make a plan for what I would like to accomplish this year. So that is what … Continue reading

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