Roast Turkey for Thanksgiving (or Anytime)

I didn’t eat much Turkey on Thanksgiving because my dad is severely allergic to turkey but I did roast a turkey my junior year of college. My best friends, Steven and Amanda were roped into my Thanksgiving madness and went … Continue reading

Easy Tomato Soup

In the winter I like to eat a lot of soup and my favorite is tomato. It is creamy and fresh and goes so well with a half a sandwich. In the summer I make this soup with fresh tomatoes … Continue reading

Turkey Meatballs

Stephen and I both woke up with colds so we are moving pretty slow and really want some comfort food. Turkey meatballs with buttered noodles are a quick and easy meal that I make when things get out of hand … Continue reading

Amish Preaching Soup

This simple soup is perfect for cold, winter nights. It keeps you full and doesn’t take a lot of time or attention. Sometimes simply, hearty food is better than the fanciest foodie fad. On a cold night this soup pairs … Continue reading

Not Your Mama’s Meatloaf

Everybody has a meatloaf recipe. Mine is a bit different then most because I like to use ground pork in addition to the beef. It makes the have a hint of meaty sweetness that goes well with the catsup based … Continue reading

Detroit Coney Dog

Before my husband and I moved to Minnesota, I lived in the Detroit area. One of the absolute best things about living there are Detroit Coney Dogs. There are a bazillion Coney Island eateries around and the best seller at … Continue reading

Curry Cauliflower Soup

Tired of the same old, bland, boring soup? Spice things up with this healthy curry cauliflower soup. This is also an excellent vegetarian dish to make anytime. Curry Cauliflower Soup Makes 8 cups 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 1/2 cups … Continue reading

Jamaican Jerk Soup

Sometimes I find soup to be a bit boring. I want it to be healthy, filling and heartwarming but most soups fall short. To spice things up on these cold Minnesota nights I make Jamaican Jerk Soup. It’s spicy, fresh … Continue reading

Homemade Ravioli’s For Christmas with Garlic, Basil, Parsley, Parmesan and Ricotta Filling

I was given a kitchen themed bridal shower and one of the best recipes I got was from my friend, Karen, called “Homemade Ravioli’s for Christmas”. It is amazing because it makes A LOT of ravioli…like 100+ little pillows of … Continue reading