My favorites

My favorites

My favorites
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I could go on and on with raisin idioms but my point is - eat the raisins people - they really are the best part of the cookie
Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

 Your perfect is probably not the same as my perfect.  I was ok with puffy cookies because they were just for me and my family, but once in a while I wanted a cookie that would hold the cutter shape better
Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

19th Dec, 2012Christmas had never been exciting for us until the kids came along and they started celebrating it in school
ALAN'S NEW ENGLAND CLAM CHOWDER

ALAN'S NEW ENGLAND CLAM CHOWDER

But, I bet I turned my nose to that dinner. 1/8 teaspoon ground thyme (I always add to my seafood dishes). 1/8 teaspoon ground thyme (I always add to my seafood dishes)
Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Barbecue Spices

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Barbecue Spices

I found that my cooking time was less than in the original recipe, but I provided the original cook times because I suspect my oven runs a bit hot (and am yet again reminded that I need to buy an oven thermometer to figure out just how far off my oven truly is)
Clam Linguine Recipe

Clam Linguine Recipe

Clams are delectable sea creatures. They are popular with most seafood lovers as their unique taste can bowl people over
Clam Chowder

Clam Chowder

Red Lobster Clam Chowder. Copycat Recipe. Serves 6. 1 quart clam juice. 1 cup non-fat dry milk powder. 2/3 cup flour
Roasted Bacon Brussel Sprouts

Roasted Bacon Brussel Sprouts

On Thanksgiving ( and Christmas, and my birthday, sometimes on Valentine’s, and always on vacation ), calories simply do not count
♥ Clam Chowder

♥ Clam Chowder

Thick and Creamy Clam Chowder. thick and creamy. I. love hot soups and stews and chowders when the weather starts to turn
Traditional Beef Shepherds Pie

Traditional Beef Shepherds Pie

I mashed mine but not as creamy and loose as we normally do them. My husband and I made a huge dent in this
Beef & Kale Queso Fundido

Beef & Kale Queso Fundido

‘Tis the season to entertain. If you’re not hosting a holiday party, odds are you’ve been invited to one (or ten
♥ Beef Tips in Gravy

♥ Beef Tips in Gravy

One of my personal favorites. I love my country rendition of Beef Stroganoff. just like my Mom did when we were growing up
Beef Chimichangas

Beef Chimichangas

When I was in my twenties (which was back in the dark ages it seems), I had my first beef chimichanga at a Mexican restaurant called La Boca
Roasted Carrots with Fresh Thyme

Roasted Carrots with Fresh Thyme

Roasted Carrots with Fresh Thyme. I used to think roasted carrots needed balsamic vinegar or a little honey or lots of spices, and those are all great options, but sometimes the simplest ingredients make the BEST dishes
Hoisin Beef with Rice Noodles

Hoisin Beef with Rice Noodles

  This way, my picky ones can have theirs plain, and that I get to load mine up with awesome garnishes will really bring this dish alive - like fresh cilantro, peanuts, green onions, a big squeeze of fresh lime juice, and shredded carrots
Cajun Roast Beef Pinwheels

Cajun Roast Beef Pinwheels

Pinwheels are so much fun to make. And they are oh so good to EAT. I've posted different flavor combinations before on the blog, but for this Christmas Eve party I chose Cajun Roast Beef from the deli with lots of diced red and green bell peppers
Italian Roast Beef Sandwiches

Italian Roast Beef Sandwiches

After falling asleep with Addison and posting on my blog, a workout just wasn't going to happen. This week has been a very quick week, but it has also been very tiring
Perfect Roast Beef w/ Tomato Gravy

Perfect Roast Beef w/ Tomato Gravy

Jamie's my favorite, so I don't mess around too much with his. This recipe comes from Jamie Oliver's website,
BLT Cornbread Salad

BLT Cornbread Salad

Once, when it was my turn to bring salad to our supper club, I asked the host for his favorite ingredients
Beef and Pork Roasted Tomato Chili

Beef and Pork Roasted Tomato Chili

Fill Up On this Super Bowl of Chili. Folks sure have been talking up the Super Bowl this year and with the Harbaugh teams going against each other, well, the media frenzy is just crazy