Homebound cooking!

After Chuck and I got back from our short little get away cruise out of Charleston we were informed that we needed to stay at home for 14...

Happy New Year, Happy Bday Jan!

Well we made it thru another year. The fall/winter months went by quick. I had the fortune to visit my family and some friends for...

I love beets

I love this beet salad with goat cheese and pistachios! Recipe as follows..... Wash fresh red or golden beets, cut in half, toss in olive...

Summer fun and food!

Wow, this summer flew by. I haven't updated my blog in 2 months. Well, here we go.... Went to Seattle in July to see dad, my sisters and...

Summer salads

It's time for summer salads. I had some time off this week to cook, my favorite thing to do. I made salads, overnight oats, some really...

Asian lettuce wraps

I asked my sister Shana, "what are some of your favorite dishes that I make for you?" One of them was the Asian lettuce wraps, full of...

Southern eggs beni

I am just loving all the southern food, I think I am a southern girl at heart. I loved grits the first time I tried them. We don't have...

Real men do eat quiche

As you know I love quiche, I have made so many, given so many away, eaten so many, made quiche for family, friends, coworkers, I have...

crock pot cooking

I don't have the instapot yet. I really only like a couple of things in the crock pot and my favorite is a pork roast. Everyone has...

Chicken soup for the soul🍲

It's cold, everyone has colds and flu's....time for chicken soup. I have a chicken noodle soup that I like to make but I thought I would...

breakfast frittata and Austin pic's

I don't know about most people but I feel I can cook a better meal myself than most restaurants. My go to breakfast for guest or a...

low carb Mexican soup

Long time no blog....been busy getting this new place in Mooresville to feel like home. I love it here, our little apartment, Lake...

side of salad or a dinner salad....

I love making chicken salad, there are so many options you can add to it. Just cook up a couple extra chicken breast with dinner or I...

Butterflies in Mooresville, NC

Nope, no food blog today. I just wanted to share with you my friends how we are getting settled in. My little deck, its still a little...

Warm, creamy, bowl of soup

It's officially fall so time to make soup. One of my favorites is broccoli cheese, its a creamy warm bowl of goodness. I have taken a...

Huevos Rancheros

I love Mexican food. I think it started with my first job at Taco Mama's restaurant. I worked with 2 wonderful ladies that taught me...

Summer recipes..

Busy summer, working at Starbucks, visiting family in Seattle and best day ever, my niece Maranda graduation from high school! Just a...

It's summer burger time

It's that time, time for burgers. We have so many great restaurants here in Richmond with fantastic burgers, so I decided to do something...

Summer salad

I found this salad in Basically it’s part of the Bon Appetit recipe collection. It was pretty good and an easy weeknight dinner. check it...