There it was, a gorgeous pork roast and it was on sale. It just seemed to jump into my grocery basket. That’s when I remembered my Crockpot Salsa Verde Pork Roast. This Crockpot Salsa Verde Pork Roast recipe has been around a long time. Because this recipe is so easy, it seemed a must to resurrect. […]
So there I was with a whole bunch of my homemade ricotta cheese and pesto. Then it came to me. Why not use both in a pasta dish. I went to work to figure out what would make a simple, tasty recipe. Then my Ricotta Pesto Lemon Pappardelle was born. When I finally perfected it […]
We’ve been traveling a great deal of late, for family events, birthdays, weddings and graduations. We are finally home for a while. What I came back with were many great ideas for a few blog posts. This Baked Onions In Beef Broth recipe is one of those ideas, a recipe that came from my husband’s Dad. He wasn’t […]
We had just returned from back to back trips. Although the family visits were fun, the need for a good home-cooked meal was seriously on our minds. Standing at the butcher’s counter I happened to spot a gorgeous chuck roast. That chuck roast made it into our basket, along with a great bottle of wine, […]
I’ve had a few questions about my food page, so I thought I would take a moment to tell you how and why it came to be. Then there is the obvious question – what is my food page about? My Food Page One of the questions many of my readers ask is, what was […]
I do love a good roasted chicken. The challenge when roasting a chicken is making sure all the pieces of the chicken are evenly cooked through. The best way to ensure that is to spatchcock, or butterfly the chicken. That means the backbone is removed, and the chicken is pulled open like a book to […]
It is has been such a treat to have Lenie Hokansson showcase some of her recipes on my site. Her “Beef Croquettes” will certainly not disappoint you. Enjoy. Thanks Susan. This recipe for beef croquettes was sent to me by my aunt in Holland. I had mentioned making potato croquettes, one of our Christmas ‘must-haves.’ They are simply fantastic.