I frequently buy buttermilk to make Buttermilk Pancakes and I too often find that I have a half empty carton in my refrigerator that is very near its expiration date. Homemade Buttermilk Bread is a quick, easy, and delicious way to use up your Buttermilk. It is a rich bread with a little sweetness and it ... keep reading!
Snow is currently falling outside and I'm dreaming of Spring. When it comes to Spring foods, asparagus is always at the top of my list. In this rich and heavenly Asparagus Leek Dip, chopped asparagus is combined with sautéed leeks (another spring favorite!), Parmesan cheese, garlic, mayonnaise, and cream cheese to make a Spring party ... keep reading!
Biscuit Mini Focaccia is a super easy way to add a flavorful bread to an Italian meal. Biscuit Focaccia is made with canned biscuits, rolled out thin and topped with a homemade basil pesto, pine nuts and Parmesan cheese. If you are in a time crunch, you could use prepared pesto to make the recipe. Now ... keep reading!
I don't know what it is about M&M Cookies, but they make me feel like a kid again. Maybe it's all the bright colors. These M&M Cookies are soft and chewy and have a generous amount of M&M candies. I used the recipe for Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies which is from Cook's Illustrated and ... keep reading!
There's maybe nothing I love more than a Margarita. The tequila, lime, and orange flavor is irresistible. I've tried a tequila-type marinade with chicken before and I thought rib-eye steaks would be even better with these flavors. Rib-eyes have a fairly high fat content and as the meat grills, the fat melts and makes the most ... keep reading!
Breakfast Mac and Cheese with lots of sausage and a crumbled biscuit topping is a truly original way to start the day. I've had this Mac and Cheese recipe from Dinner or Dessert pinned to my Mac and Cheese Pinterest Board for a while and I finally got around to making it on Tuesday when ... keep reading!
Weekends are all about breakfast foods for me. These Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins are moist, but not too sweet and have plenty of chocolate chips. They are perfect for using up overripe bananas and your family will gladly eat them for breakfast, a snack, or dessert. Nothing fancy here, just simple, homemade flavor. I like to make ... keep reading!
Nutty Fried Chicken served over smashed sweet potatoes and covered in milk gravy is a southern meal that packs a whole lot of flavor. These chicken breasts are soaked in buttermilk and then dredged in a mixture of Panko crumbs and ground mixed nuts. The mixed nuts make the chicken extra flavorful and crunchy. The chicken ... keep reading!
Fudgy Brownies stuffed with Oreo cookies and drizzled with white icing are an easy and fun treat. This is a recipe I've been wanting to make for ages and I had the perfect excuse to make them this past weekend. My daughter and I baked Oreo Brownies, Cookie Dough Brownies, M&M Cookies, and Banana Chocolate ... keep reading!