My favorites

My favorites

My favorites
Slow Cooker Cornbread Dressing

Slow Cooker Cornbread Dressing

  That’s why I started doing my Cornbread Dressing in the slow cooker several years ago. If your kitchen is like mine, then you know what I mean when I say that oven space is at a premium around the holidays – especially when it comes to Thanksgiving
Best Chicken Noodle Soup

Best Chicken Noodle Soup

I’m actually not a huge fan of chicken noodle soup. I find it too bland and mushy. That all changed after I made Giada de Laurentiis’ Lemon Chicken Soup with Spaghetti
Rosie Makes Chicken Teriyaki.

Rosie Makes Chicken Teriyaki.

I was checking out one of the food blogs I follow, Viet World Kitchen, the other day, and stumbled upon one particular recipe which caught my eye
Fish Tacos

Fish Tacos

I asked on my Facebook page yesterday what you guys wanted to see today.   I almost forgot about these tacos, so I am glad you guys sent me searching through my drafts
Mango Pound Cake

Mango Pound Cake

Danielle is my coffee and food loving best friend, who I've known since grade 2 (which was a very VERY long time ago)
Cardamom Tea Cakes - Secret Recipe Club

Cardamom Tea Cakes - Secret Recipe Club

My husband asked me why I didn't make more. My first batch was a bit crumbly. Here's my second batch. mixer, because it ends up all over my kitchen and then I have to clean it
Crockpot Caramelized Onions

Crockpot Caramelized Onions

Pin ItAs you know, my crockpot's days may be numbered. I have never done a very good job of caramelizing them on a stovetop (I have no idea why) so if I could make them in a slow cooker this would go a long way to proving the appliance's existence in my kitchen
Bitchin Kitchen Nadia G's Pierogies w/ Fixins

Bitchin Kitchen Nadia G's Pierogies w/ Fixins

THE FILLING Last week I knew Hal-Con was going to take over my life. I am having a lot of wrist pain lately so I used the whisk attachment on my hand mixer instead
Sipo Egg (Mixed Vegetables with Shrimps and Quail Eggs)

Sipo Egg (Mixed Vegetables with Shrimps and Quail Eggs)

I don’t know whether this popular Kapampangan dish originated in China or is a home-grown Filipino dish as I do see this a lot in Chinese style restaurants back in the Philippines but never saw it in Hong Kong when I worked there
Old Fashioned Caramel Apples

Old Fashioned Caramel Apples

 I would gather up my little ones and we would drive across town to pick as many apples as we could. Thank goodness I had the sense to copy my grandmothers caramel recipe
Pumpkin Coconut Cupcakes

Pumpkin Coconut Cupcakes

I attended a crochet class yesterday with some women in my neighborhood.  In my mind I was thinking, "Oh shoot, I was planning on posting pumpkin coconut cupcakes
Ratatouille Nicoise

Ratatouille Nicoise

When my bee keeper neighbor picked two beautiful eggplant from his garden and handed them to me, the only thing that went through my mind was "Ratatouille"
Cheesey Sausage Croutes

Cheesey Sausage Croutes

  My husband found this recipe, and requested that I make it.   I know how my family likes to dip things in a sauce, so serving with with a little marinara sauce on the side seemed like the perfect idea
Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

  My daughter would get calls from boys asking to go trick or treating with her just so they could come over for chicken noodle soup
Cheddar Cheese Rolls

Cheddar Cheese Rolls

Hey boys, look what Mommy made. Cheddar Cheese rolls just happen to be one of the favorites and pair very well with a bowl of hot soup
Cranberry Peach Pie

Cranberry Peach Pie

  I can seriously pop the fresh cranberries into my mouth and chomp.   My mouth is watering as I type. Many years ago my friend, Ann, gave me this recipe for Cranberry Peach Pie