From the Kitchen

Chorizo Stuffed Mushrooms

My obsession with Chorizo continues with this simple stuffed mushroom recipe, just in time for the New Year (and the playoffs)! Back in the beginning days of my blog, I posted a different yet equally yummy stuffed mushroom recipe, entitled Caps and Cheese. Imagine yourself indulging in bubbly hot, cheesy, garlicky goodness. You can not beat the […]

Cranberry Green Chili Spread

This sassy app will effortlessly take you through the holidays and beyond. The blend of green chilies and cranberries may seem a bit odd, but I guarantee that it’s a winning combination. I can’t claim total credit for this recipe though, as I found it on the Taste of Home website a  couple of years […]

Win a Signed Copy of Mario Batali’s Lastest Cookbook!

Who’s a big Mario Batali fan? I am! Our family embarked on an impromptu trip to the Traverse City area over the Thanksgiving Holiday and unbeknownst to me, Mario Batali just happened to be scheduled for a book signing at my favorite downtown area bookstore on the day after Thanksgiving. I couldnt get there fast […]

Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you are a pumpkin fanatic, then here’s a great little cookie recipe to add to your repertoire. The addition of white chocolate chips? Let’s just say it’s a winning combo. Just in time for the holidays! This Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe has been living in my recipe box for years and it […]

French Onion Soup

The first time I enjoyed a bowl of french onion soup was when I was about 9 years old and our family was vacationing in Gatlinburg, TN. I’ve been a bit obsessed with this flavorful soup ever since. But admittedly it took a few years before I’d eat the onions. I only wanted the broth, […]

Chorizo, Mac & Cheese Stuffed Peppers

I couldn’t let my lack of photography skills in between my fellow foodaholics and this yummy stuffed pepper recipe. Who would think that melted cheese is so flipping hard to photo without it looking nasty. So much glare too. Ugh! Love mac and cheese? Love bell peppers? Love chorizo? If you answered yes to these questions, then […]

My Favorite Recipes

Chorizo Stuffed Mushrooms
Cranberry Green Chili Spread
Win a Signed Copy of Mario Batali’s Lastest Cookbook!
Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Cookies
French Onion Soup
Chorizo, Mac  & Cheese Stuffed Peppers
Busy Day Potato Soup
Peanut Butter Cup Rice Krispies Treats