M&M Christmas Pretzels, a Holiday Tradition

Countdown to Christmas: M&M Pretzels In addition to Christmas cookies, I also make Christmas pretzels, AND I do it the easy way. It used to be hard to find circle pretzels, but most groceries stores have them now during the Read More …

My Favorite Turkey Stuffing Recipe

Some foods I cook from scratch, other have a little bit of help, and I deviate from the script. My favorite turkey stuffing recipe varies every year, depending on what I have in my refrigerator and cupboards. But regardless, it Read More …

Serve a Bacon Basted Turkey for Thanksgiving

Butter and Bacon Basted Turkey Recipe Given the time I love to cook, and Thanksgiving is the perfect time to break out traditional recipes like my Bacon Basted Turkey. I roasted my turkey with bacon way before bacon was cool. I watched Read More …

The great Chicago Pizza Debate

Mention food in Chicago and many people automatically think Chicago Pizza, then the discussion and debate begins on what is the best Chicago pizza in the city. I grew up in Connecticut and we had some pretty mean pizza there, Read More …

My Famous Cowboy Candy Recipe

Sweet Pickled Jalapenos My Cowboy Candy recipe has become quite popular online and my friends. It is actually one of my most popular recipes on my blog and thank you to everyone who has shared it on Pinterest. If you’re Read More …

Homemade Cheesy Potato Bacon Soup

Homemade potato soup is a staple in our house during the winter months, find the recipe which include bacon, ham and sausage Read More …

Shamrock Shake Facts & Trivia

I bet I am one of the first people to ever have a Shamrock Shake. Even before McDonald’s officially launched them in 1970 Read More …

It’s Sugar Coma on Day 4 of Christmas

Sugar coma anyone? It’s a cookie marathon at my house during Christmas, and I love every minute. I give tins to friends, co-workers, and my Marine Corps sons. Read More …