Chicken Main Dish

Tarra”gone” Chicken

As I have mentioned in previous posts, I love a good chicken recipe.  It still amazes me that one piece of meat can marry so well with an abundance of flavors and cooking techniques. With that said, nothing compliments a chicken breast better than a nice rich sauce.  (Actually, I bet there are some roosters …

Appetizer Simple

Any Way You Spread It

I was given a challenge this past week.  I was asked if I could post a recipe that had less than five ingredients.  Actually, I wasn’t really asked.  It was more of a sarcastic comment from a friend that I chose to hear as a challenge. Some people I know (and love) claim that their …

Pork Recipe

Hogs & Quiches xoxo

Like most people, I cooked and served a wonderful meal for my husband and me this holiday weekend.  The guest star on our plate was an agave-basted ham. My ham was a little too big for two people so now I have an abundance of leftover meat.    I started hearing a voice in my head …

Soup

You Say Potato, I Say Potato Soup?

Ahhh, spring is here.   New exciting crops of vegetables will soon be at our fingertips.  Our grills will be sizzling making dishes we missed over the long winter.  And I will have a big pot of soup on the stove? Yes, I said soup!  This spring weather is taking its sweet time getting here in …

Beef Main Dish Recipe

Oh, Give Me A Home…

As much as I stand on my soapbox about being conscientious when making ingredient substitutions, sometimes I really surprise myself and think waaaay outside of the box or plains in this case. I had my heart set on beef bourguignon this week.  I had some beautiful mushrooms, carrots and pearl onions all ready for my …