Grilled Vegetables

Grilled Vegetables

Grilled Vegetables Studies show that we should eat 4 to 5 cups of fruits and vegetables each day. Are you on track? Some days are better than others in our busy lives but one thing is for sure, Grilled Vegetables are always a winner with my … [Keep reading...]

Glazed Lemon Bars

Lemon Bar

                                      You know it is coming and it must be getting closer. Are you … [Keep reading...]

Malted Milk Cake Recipe

Malted Milk Cake Photo

Handwriting is such a simple thing, and yet, most of us miss seeing it when someone passes away. It sounds odd, but it is true for handwriting is so personal. Suddenly,a scrap of paper with anything written on it becomes a cherished memory. When I … [Keep reading...]

Mustard and Beer Braised Country-Style Pork Ribs

Beer Braised Pork Ribs Photo

Nothing says comfort and home cooking quite as easily as a dish prepared in the slow cooker. That means it is time for country-style pork ribs braised in a slow cooker. … [Keep reading...]

Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Merinque Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie Yes! The sun is shining and there is a brightness with the lingering daylight that definitely feeds my soul. Think Spring and think eggs, don’t you agree? Check out the facts on the difference between white shell and brown … [Keep reading...]

Banana Cream Pie

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Easy as pie! How many times have you heard this expression? Pie really can be very easy, very comforting, very tasty and very affordable. Don’t sweat the small stuff. If the thought of a homemade crust is more than you can bare, simply use one of … [Keep reading...]

All Things Meyer Lemon! Lemon Cake and Lemon Vinaigrette

Meyer lemon vinaigrette photo

Meyer lemons are the darling of the food world and are featured in lots of food magazines. After I saw a historical Meyer lemon poster, I was craving anything and everything lemon—and Meyer lemons would be ideal. Meyer lemons were discovered by … [Keep reading...]

Beef Burgundy Recipe

Beef Burgundy photo

My dad was a meat and potatoes kind of guy—and the meat and potatoes could not be combined into a soup or stew. My childhood dinners and food memories could fit into the divided compartments on those ridged plates. Does that sound like anyone you … [Keep reading...]

Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Recently, I was lucky enough to be invited to a very special book signing. It was to honor my friend, “Q”, who is 95 years old and has enjoyed baking all of his life. Read about Q and his book signing at the Kansas City Star’s Chowtown … [Keep reading...]