And I Want To Thank…..

Last week was quite exciting for an up and coming food blogger like myself. Imagine my surprise when I received not one, not two but three Liebster Blog Awards from my fellow foodies. Liebster is German and it translates to “favorite”, meaning that someone else out there thinks my little baby is worth reading on a regular basis. My recipes, photographs and verbal rants…

The Whole Enchilada

I came up with this recipe for The Whole Enchilada out of leftovers from a pulled pork recipe. If you read my blog, you’ve most likely heard that the Dr. Pepper Pulled Pork from The Pioneer Woman is one of my favorites. It’s such an awesome recipe and is good all by itself with a potato side dish. Later on it makes incredible sandwiches, crispy taco’s and my Whole…

Strawberry Scones

I love strawberry scones but, I like them a little sweeter than the traditional or “proper” scone that you purchase in a restaurant or bakery. There is something very proper about a scone and it always makes me want to take out a cup and saucer rather than a coffee cup. I’m not a hot tea drinker or it would definitely call for tea and scones…but I still try to do the nice cup and…

Strawberries & Flank Steak

A lot of the time I don’t really know what I’m going to make on Sunday until I complete my grocery shopping the day before. I am an odd duck

Cupcakes & Other Things

This week was kind of ho hum in the kitchen. I did produce a lovely pizza one evening and posted it under Main Courses for your consideration. I keep trying to find a pizza restaurant that floats my boat but so far I haven’t been too successful. Mine is just better. Don’t let the crust intimidate you because it’s worth the itsy bitsy bit of extra effort it will take to throw it together…

A Perfect Weekend

I loved this weekend. It started off on the right note when I found a lost necklace that I had been searching for since we came back from Kansas City earlier this month. My husband works with precious metals and he made this delicate little gold heart for me when we first started dating almost a decade ago. We had known each other for about 6 months when he presented me…