Food Fight; Waving the white flag at the dinner table

What's for dinner?

Appealing to different bites for different likes; Figuring out how to get the thumbs up at our blended family's table. Possible!


Drumroll, please! Yummy starters to start off the holiday season!

Your turn to bring hors d'oeuvres to Aunt Mildred and Uncle Buck's Thanksgiving dinner. Deliver these delish bites and everyone will be giving thanks!

My marriage was like a day old baguette: Crummy

Delicious one day and stale the next. Woe is the tale of the day old baguette! But wait! Before you toss it- recycle it!



My HERstory of Cooking;  Finding my new love right in my kitchen

When my marriage headed south I headed to the kitchen and found that my true love was there all the time.

Cooking for Royalty; Because the Kings Rule

My favorite customers are Dr. and Mrs. King. I delight in cooking their old-school favorites. And of course, Old Blue eyes sings all the while I cook!

This is NO FISH TALE; This recipe Is a Good Catch

You will be "Putting on the Ritz" with this flaky fabulous fish. Savory Ritz crackers and a light delicate flavor will make waves at the table. 



How to Make Lemonade Out Of Lemons: Figuratively And Literally

I love dishing with you. But today, let's step out of the kitchen and cozy up on the sofa with a lemonade. I need to share more that a recipe. 

Tip-Top Kitchen Tricks; Happiness is an Efficient Kitchen

Give these kitchen tricks a whirl! Who doesn't love finding an easier and more efficient way to work in the kitchen- or anywhere. Right? I thought so.

All Little Sheep to the Table! It is time for Shepherd

When you feel lost for a dinner idea- this Shepherd's Pie recipe will help you find your way. It's healthy, happiness all in one pan!

The MAC-MOMMY of Mac and Cheese-  Because neon is so yesterday

It is stressful to juggle a job and kids on our own. Serve up this dish at the end of a long day.  It's like a hug in a bowl.

Too Cheesy?

Souped Up Tomatoes; You Heard it From the Tomato Vine-

Whip up a bowl of seasonal happiness with the harvest's best, oh-so-cheesy bites and a fresh and light salad. That's what I am talking about, Sister! 

VEG-to-the-TABLE- Putting Lipstick on a…Brussel Sprout?

Ketchup is not a vegetable. And when the pediatrician says that your children need more vegetables in their diets, potato chips don't count. Sorry.


If you are harried at the end of the day and had it with bringing dinner home in a bag, try this healthy and easy recipe for chicken nuggets.