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Pizza Dough

So... do you know what my favorite kitchen "accessories" are?? There are 3 I can not live without! First and foremost is the... Cork Screw!! Duh! Second place is the... Crock Pot!! Duh! And a close third is my... Bread machine! YEAH! I love to Read More →

Aloha Hawaiian Chicken

Today is January 9th... and it's supposed to be in the 60's???? WTH? Don't get me wrong, I'm not complaining. But the last thing I want to be doing tonight is cooking... I'd rather be outside playing with all my boys. OK... Read More →

Liquid Gold: Chicken Stock 101

When I was little, my mom would always make everything from scratch. EVERYTHING! She grew up on a farm in Iowa that raised and grew everything they ate. Cattle, pigs, sheep, chickens, turkeys, corn, lettuce, tomatoes, carrots, asparagus, hay, wheat, you Read More →

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

The name says it all for this recipe ... even the picky eater in my house eats this... no argument! LOL! If you've never cooked a whole chicken before... don't be intimidated... You basically just put the chicken in the oven and Read More →

Cilantro Lime Chicken with Corn and Black Beans

I always try to incorporate foods that I know my kids will want to eat without having to make them take a No Thank YOU portion! What is a No Thank YOU portion? It's about 3 bites of anything they don't want... Read More →