Manly Father’s Day Recipes

June 12, 2012

Father’s day is right around the corner and I know if my husband gets to pick out dinner, his choice will be some kind of meat. I am not a meat and potatoes person like he is but every once in a while I like to dig in to a nice steak or chop. Of […]

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Mongolian Short Ribs

April 24, 2012

It’s not a secret that I keep Sun-Bird Seasonings in my pantry for the nights when I need a quick easy dinner. With all my kids activities, there are lots of those nights. But sometimes I like to slow the cooking down and make a meal in my slow cooker or Dutch oven.  These meals […]

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This Drunken Pot Roast is Crocked!

November 12, 2010

The weather has gotten a little colder and I have been craving soups, stews and chilis. Today I have the simplest crock pot meal for you. I love making pot roast in the fall and winter. This is one of the easiest meals to make. You might have most of the ingredients in your house: […]

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Steak and Potato Salad

December 5, 2009

In our house, I am the veggie, chicken, seafood and salad eater while the husband loves meat and potatoes. Last week, it was his turn to make dinner. His turn comes only every few weeks or so but he does get the occasional responsibility . So he thought he’d surprise me this time with something […]

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Marsala Mushroom Beef Tenderloin

November 9, 2009

First, I want to announce the El Tacodor winner. Congrats to Dawn from Vanilla Sugar who has won the dinner prize pack! Dawn, please email me your address and My Blogspark/ Old El Paso will ship out your prize. Now for some good stuff. I just loved making this dinner! It was quick and easy, lower […]

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Beef Barley Vegetable Soup

March 20, 2009

It is the first day of spring and we woke up to a light dusting of snow. Mother nature, what are you doing? Today, Rita’s is giving out free water ice but obviously we might be able to make our own. Hopefully the warmer weather will be hitting soon. I usually don’t make much soup […]

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Grilled Prime Rib Roast

February 16, 2009

This post is going to be very short and sweet since I have to go to my son’s basketball practice. Speaking of sweet, my darling husband cooked this beautiful roast on Valentine’s day. It came out perfect and was great with grilled asparagus! We haven’t cooked on the grill in a while and it was […]

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Barefoot Bloggers Spaghetti and Meatballs

February 12, 2009

This month’s Barefoot Bloggers recipe was Real Spaghetti and Meatballs picked by Rebecca from Erza Poundcake. Twice a month, our group makes an Ina Garten recipe and blogs about it. I was a little surprised by the recipe name as I never have had the fake kind. Have you? The husband was happy as this […]

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Crock Pot Roast

February 9, 2009

As a child, I remember having nice Sunday dinners which consisted of pot roast or pasta with some type of meat. I try to continue the Sunday tradition and love making a nice Sunday meal. Yesterday, we decided to take the kids to see Hotel For Dogs so this was the perfect opportunity to let […]

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My Kind of Cheesesteak

December 7, 2008

On Thursday night, we were getting ready to watch the Rutgers football game. I was debating what to cook and decided to go with a good ol’ cheese steak. Since we live so close to Philadelphia, you know we can order them from anywhere and they will be good. But I decided to go the […]

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