Category Archives: Recipes

Cheesy Sweet and Sour Meatloaf

I bet if you asked my mother if she ever thought I would like meatloaf, it would be a resounding “never.” I don’t think she ever made meatloaf, and it’s…

Applebee’s Boneless BBQ Wings

Before I met my husband, Applebee’s was my favorite place to eat and Boneless Honey BBQ wings were my favorite menu item. In spite of their high calorie status, I…

Gobs: A Tribute to the North

Most people call them “Whoopie Pies”, but where I’m from, they’re “Gobs.” Gobs of chocolate and gobs of cream, gobs of deliciousness, and gobs of memories. The sight of a…

Breakfast Fit for a King: Neopolatin Waffles

Chocolate waffles… fresh strawberries…. whipped cream! Oh my! Oh… and don’t forget the chocolate maple syrup! This is one of the most delightful breakfasts! A real treat for your husband…

Copy Cat Recipe: Cheesecake Factory

Cheesecake is one of our favorite meals… (uh…I mean… desserts…) in this house. We like it so much that when we got married, we traded the illustrious and elaborate wedding…

“All-Terrain Pie”

And… this is why my husband and I have put on weight. 🙂 Still… there’s nothing wrong with an occasional splurge on a special occasion! This one was for our…

BREAKFAST is SERVED: Maple Bacon Pancake

Bacon is not something we have frequently because it is astronomically expensive, but, when we do have it, we use it to create divine luxuries such as… The MAPLE BACON…

Sweet & Salty S’more Florets

These days there are at least two things you can always find in our cupboards. One is butter round crackers, the other is marshmallows. We have an abundance of crackers…

Ham & Au Gratin Potatoes… the busy wife way :)

Before I got married, (and after… eh… who am I kidding? And still….) cooking was (is) such an intimidating process. I tend to be a bit of a perfectionist in…

Super Easy, Super Soft Pan Rolls

                 I have a large purse that I don’t always carry, but I make sure to carry it with me when we dine at the family buffet restaurant, Golden Corral….