Monday, December 9, 2013

French Onion Pork Chops

French Onion Pork Chops

This post is sponsored by the National Pork Board and the recipe also appears in their Cooking for Comfort eCookbook.  If you asked me or my sister how we define comfort food, I am 100 percent positive that we would both have the same answer.  We would say “my mom’s onion...

Friday, December 6, 2013

What I’m baking this holiday season.

18 Recipes for Holiday Baking from

Sweets, sweets, sweets, that’s almost what this season is all about.  I hope you are putting your mixer and measuring cups to plenty of work this Christmas season making up some sweet treats to share with friends and neighbors.  I am, mostly in the form off cookies! When I was...

Monday, December 2, 2013

Toffee Crunch Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

Toffee Crunch Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

I realize you may be just coming down from a turkey-cranberry-stuffing-potato-pumpkin-pie high but really – who wants to really see a recipe for a salad today?  Because I definitely don’t.  I don’t for many reasons but the largest is that it’s not salad season…it’s baking season! There for a...

Monday, November 25, 2013

Cinnamon Maple Toffee Monster Cookies

Cinnamon Maple Toffee Monster Cookies from

Hello, Monday.  I’m actually happy to see you.  Mostly because Wednesday will be “Friday” this week and then a four-day weekend is in order and that is something to celebrate.  I love a good long weekend. While this last weekend wasn’t necessarily a long one; it was a great...

Thursday, November 21, 2013

25 Hot Savory Dip Recipes

25 Hot Savory Dip Recipes from Bake Your Day

I love dips.  Like, L.O.V.E. All kinds, all meals, all seasons, allofthedips. And cheese.  Isn’t that what makes a dip, a dip?  Ooey gooey cheese mixed in with possibly some veggies and/or protein?  And served with mere vehicles (AKA chips, veggies, crackers) for getting the dip into our bodies?...

Monday, November 18, 2013

Stove-Top Smoky Chicken & Artichoke Dip

Stove-Top Smoky Chicken & Artichoke Dip |

Well, we should maybe talk about where I’ve been lately.  I haven’t been slacking.  Kind of the opposite, actually.  Let me just say that never in my life have I had an understanding of the word “busy” like I have understood it in the past three months. Let me...