Honey Brined Turkey with Gravy

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First off, the AMA’s (American Music Awards). Did you watch? I vote better than the VMA’s. When you get around to watching that DVR, pause to think twice about: Geisha racism from Katy Perry… really? Euphoric Justin Timberlake performance.  He earned a life time membership on the island Tremendous black dresses Rihanna and Glee’s Naya Rivera. […]

Turkey Meatloaf

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Oh, viagra come in, sit down, I was-hey, you want something to eat? [shouting]  HEY MOM! CAN WE GET SOME MEATLOAF?  Chazz Reinhold ~ Wedding Crashers (I say this a lot and am teaching my kids to do the same) Back in the day, my mom would make ground beef meatloaf. Sorry Mama but this young […]

Grilled Chicken with Lemon and Oregano

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I posted this iPhone pic on Instagram tonight and a few friends asked me to share the recipe. Since I can’t let my peeps down, here is a fresh post.  Dishes are still sitting in the sinking waiting for me. But, I am feeling lazy tonight, I’ll do them in the morning, blogging is taking […]

Dijon Rosemary Ribeye Pork Chop Bone-in

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This recipe is for my Pork loving friends over at Pork Be Inspired who have some rather exciting news to share. Recently the National Pork Board simplified the names of their packaging to assist consumers in understanding the endless ‘steak-like’ possibilities the traditional pork chop beholds. New pork names include: ·         Porterhouse Pork Chop (Previous […]

Chicken Marsala {Fast Dinner}

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There are so many recipes out there for this one. Chicken Marsala. My intention with this post would be to inspire you to find your own culinary Marsala delight that works for your tribe. Why? Because this one saves my booty on countless nights when it comes to preparing a fast dinner. When  I need dinner […]

Crock Pot Barbeque Beef Sandwiches Recipe

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Tuesday’s and Thursday’s; are heavy calendar days. It’s difficult to find time to make dinner.  I want a homemade meal, but sitting on the practice field calls for a bit of help from the ole crock pot. Here was last weeks Thursday’s meal, Crock Pot Barbeque Beef Sandwiches. DH woke each morning looking forward to […]

Pasta with Tomatoes, Basil and Feta

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Here is the latest craving. Summer time would just not be the same without a little pasta with tomatoes, sale basil and feta. Mounds of Feta. All you need is your favorite pasta, ask Roma tomatoes, doctor basil, garlic, shallots, olive oil, a bit of butter, parmesan cheese and feta. It can come together in […]

Blue Cheese Burger with Caramelized Onions

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School is out and Summer is in full swing. I’ve been inspired to start combing our local beaches for sea glass with the kids. Thanks Noel. Blue sea glass will be our pirates treasure. Could the recent bountiful sea glass finds on Southern California beaches be from Japan? Remants from last years tsunami? Deep thoughts. […]

Asian Noodle Chicken Salad

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Hi! I’m still around. This End of School Year business is crazy-crazy. Leaves very little time for anything other than cookie baking, driving to and fro from campus, photos, year-end gifts… Believe-you-me, I barely have time to use the facilities. Three in elementary school will do that to you this time of year. When my […]