Monthly Archives: May 2011

Ana's Gnocchi finish

Anna’s 30 minute Gnocchi

I just love it when friends send me recipes to try. I love it even more when the recipes they… Continue reading »

Blueberry muffin 1

Fresh Blueberry Muffins

With Memorial Day coming up, I thought a little patriotic food was in order. I also remembered this box of… Continue reading »

Texas egg Sandwich finish

Texas Egg and Sausage Muffin

My husband is going to be so upset he missed this meal. But really his trip to Austin was the… Continue reading »

book club fearless

A Book Club for Cookbooks?

Is there really such a thing as a book club for people who love to cook?    Yes! Really?   Really!… Continue reading »

Salsa finish 1

Epic Salsa Roja

Salsa and I have always been good friends. At 6 months old, you could find me sitting on my dad’s… Continue reading »

Lobster finish

Simple and Savory Lobster and Potatoes

Grocery shopping can get me in a ton of trouble. I often go in for just a few items and… Continue reading »

tortilla soup finish 1

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Sundays are for church, sports and cooking a big pot of soup.  You know, the kind you can eat for… Continue reading »

Strawberry on jar

Sugar Free Strawberry Jam

Who knew making sugar free strawberry jam was so complicated? A few weeks ago, the local grocery store was having… Continue reading »

Stuffed peppers finished

Stuffed Green Bell Peppers

Yes. Another bell pepper recipe. I like bell peppers – they are crunchy, healthy and on sale. Stuffed bell peppers… Continue reading »

Chicago San Jose Dog finish

Chicago Inspired San Jose Skinny Dog

Today has been a cold, rainy day. Come on people it’s May, why is it 60 degrees? As I sit… Continue reading »

Banana nut bread finish

Grandma’s Recipe Box: Banana Nut Bread

My maternal grandmother has always had a big impact on my life. Most summers would find my family driving from… Continue reading »

Ooey finish 1

Lonestar Ooey Gooey Butter Cake

As I’ve said before, there are going to be some triumphs and some tragedies. Today, I think we have a… Continue reading »

greek green beams

Greek Green Beans

Today’s recipe is a side dish. Personally, I think that side dishes are as important, if not more, than the… Continue reading »

mango fish

Lemon Foil Fish and Mango Salsa

When my husband sees tilapia, lemon and foil on the counter around dinner time he gets really excited. My foil… Continue reading »

basics onion finish

Kitchen Basics: Dicing an Onion

All the cooking in the Andrew household must have been done by the women. I say this because my husband’s… Continue reading »