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Foodie Friday:  Most Requested Recipes

Foodie Friday: Most Requested Recipes

The holidays are upon us and that means more friends and family visiting and more than likely that means more home cooking.  Snatch up this collection from Taste of Home featuring 633 5-Star, All-Time Favorite recipes.  When this arrived at our house, my daughter and my mother snatched it up and began planning menus for(…)

Foodie Friday:  Grilled Cheese & Beer

Foodie Friday: Grilled Cheese & Beer

While we aren’t necessarily beer fans in our house, we are HUGE grilled cheese fans and this book takes the passion to a whole new level. Lets face it, grilled cheese is (in our opinion) comfort food at its finest.  The pictures in this book will have your mouth watering and the only hard part(…)

Recipes Every College Student Should Know

Recipes Every College Student Should Know

It’s back to school time and that also means back to college time.  Equipping your college student with the fundamentals can be daunting.  You wonder if they will have all of the skills they need to live on their own.  You also wonder if they will be eating on ramen and anything that they can(…)

Amish Cooking

Amish Cooking

We live near Amish Country.  The craftsmanship and cooking are amazing!  We enjoy venturing out to a nearby Amish Village “attraction” every now and again for the day to go shopping and, well, simply to eat the down home cooking of the Amish.  If I ever had a personal chef, I would want that chef(…)

Meet Jasmine:  Master Chef Junior Winner!

Meet Jasmine: Master Chef Junior Winner!

What has been your culinary history? When did you start cooking? My culinary history is my family. My mom’s side of family loves to cook southern food, that just warms you inside. Whereas my father’s side of the family cooks a lot of Jamaican food, and exotic dishes. And I guess the both came together(…)

Must Have For Grilling Season – Aluminum Foil Dispenser

Must Have For Grilling Season – Aluminum Foil Dispenser

I consider myself to be pretty smart overall. Not just book smart, but street smart as well. One thing that eludes me is a clear tear of plastic wrap or aluminum foil from the box these products come in. No matter how much time I take to carefully prepare for a nice clean tear or(…)