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Mint Julep Iced Tea

I honestly meant to make this post before the Kentucky Derby.I procrastinated like I often do.I really do think that mint julep iced tea proves that mint and Bourbon...

Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted Butternut Squash

 After working as a printer for over 30 years my husband was laid off in January. Could you imagine, getting up to go to work every day for over...

Sticky buns

Sticky buns

I loaned out my Julia Child cookbook and just recently got it back. I had forgotten all of the wonderful recipes she has in that cookbook. It is one...

Palm Sunday, Holy Week begins

Palm Sunday, Holy Week begins

 Complements of Wikipedia  Today Holy week begins. During Holy Week, Christians commemorate the Passion of Christ. As the faithful, on Palm Sunday, we remember and dramatize Christ’s...

Mole Huevos Rancheros

Mole Huevos Rancheros

Breakfast this morning was wonderful! What could be better than warm tortillas, fried eggs, spicy salsa and Queso fresco cheese? Well nothing in my book, wait, maybe winning the...

Brisket a la Carbonnade

Brisket a la Carbonnade

Carbonnade, the Belgian beef stew with beer, was a big hit in the 1960’s. Back then, beef still tasted very beefy. Now meat with that deep, rich, flavor is...

Mole Enchiladas

This is one of those two in one recipes. In a previous post I showed you how to make Turkey in mole sauce. this is what we do with...

MMMMM Meatloaf

I think meatloaf has gotten a bad wrap. Maybe because people were used to eating a dry tasteless mass of something they were not familiar with. This is a...

Turkey Breast in Mole Sauce.

This is a more streamlined version of the Mexican mole. It gets most of its flavor from spending a couple of hours in a dutch oven. Serve it with...

Monkey Bread

I think everyone has eaten at least once in their life monkey bread or pull apart bread. I made this a few weeks ago. It is very easy to make and...

Party Meatballs

This time of year who doesn’t like a quick party appetizer to serve your hungry guests? Laugh these off if you want to, but when I have a shower or...