Beer Bratwurst Macaroni and Cheese

This super flavorful beer bratwurst macaroni and cheese is packed full of stringy cheese, beer, bratwurst and sprinkled with a crunchy pretzel topping.

This super flavorful beer bratwurst macaroni and cheese is packed full of stringy cheese, beer, bratwurst and sprinkled with a crunchy pretzel topping.

Are you ready for some football? If you answered “Yes! I love football!” all I have to say to you is “That’s great. I’m really just here for the food.”

Because I have an early February birthday (it’s 6th if you’re wondering…there is still time send gifts) the Super Bowl occasionally falls on my birthday. Sigh. This never happened when I was a kid but then they switched the week of the Super Bowl. I really have no idea when this happened I just know that all of a sudden I had to start competing with football for a little birthday attention. The first birthday I really remember this happening was the SB where (I think?) the Pats and the Eagles were playing. I poured myself a large goblet sized glass of white Zinfandel, drank it all while laying on the recliner and fell asleep. I do remember waking up at one point and seeing a group of people standing around me holding a football shaped cake signing happy birthday to my totally inebriated self.

Oh early 20’s Brandy. You were one classy pink wine from a box kind of lady. Continue Reading…

Spicy Peanut Butter Chicken Wings

These spicy peanut butter chicken wings are the perfect addition to your Super Bowl menu. Full of flavor and baked until crispy. Hello delicious!

These spicy peanut butter chicken wings are the perfect addition to your Super Bowl menu. Full of flavor and baked until crispy. Hello delicious!  Wings are totally my jam. I seriously cannot get enough...

Slow Cooker Beef Chorizo Taco Chili

This slow cooker beef chorizo taco chili is packed full of flavor and perfect for cold winter nights. Serve topped with avocado, cheese and corn chips for the perfect filling bowl.

This slow cooker beef chorizo taco chili is packed full of flavor and perfect for cold winter nights. Serve topped with avocado, cheese and corn chips for the perfect filling bowl.  So apparently there...

Dark Chocolate Yogurt Brownies

These dark chocolate yogurt brownies are packed full of rich chocolate flavor and a hint of tangy yogurt flavor. Top with flaked sea salt and powdered sugar.

These dark chocolate yogurt brownies are packed full of dark chocolate flavor and a hint of tangy yogurt. Made with white whole wheat flour, coconut palm sugar and ready from start to finish in just...

Lemon Herb Spatchcock Cornish Hen

This lemon herb spatchcock Cornish hen is the perfect way to evenly cook Cornish hens. Simply cut, lay flat and rub with lemon herb butter. Hello dinner!

This lemon herb spatchcock Cornish hen is the perfect way to evenly cook Cornish hens. Simply cut, lay flat and rub with lemon herb butter. Hello dinner! Last weekend my best friend drove from...

Moroccan Lamb Couscous

This Moroccan lamb couscous is packed full of spiced ground lamb, dried apricots, currents, fresh herbs and couscous. Plus it's ready in just 30 minutes!

This Moroccan lamb couscous is packed full of spiced ground lamb, dried apricots, currants, fresh herbs and couscous. Plus it’s ready in just 30 minutes!   I ate a lot of meat growing up...

New York State Dairy Tour

New York State Blogging Tour 2014

A weekend trip to enjoy a New York State Dairy Tour. We visiting a local farm, a processing plant and cooked with all things dairy.  Back in October {before the craziness of Grenada} my...

Croque Madame

This croque madame is the perfect combination of bechamel cheese sauce, Canadian bacon and Swiss cheese stuffed between two slices of crusty bread. Perfect for breakfast or dinner.

This croque madame is the perfect combination of bechamel cheese sauce, Canadian bacon and Swiss cheese stuffed between two slices of crusty bread and topped with a fried egg. Perfect for breakfast or dinner....

Grenadian Chicken Stew

This Grenadian chicken stew is made with bone in chicken legs, vegetables and lots of flavorful spice. It's the perfect Caribbean chicken dish.

This Grenadian chicken stew is made with bone in chicken legs, vegetables and lots of flavorful spice. It’s the perfect Caribbean chicken dish. If you follow me on Instagram you might have noticed over...