Them There Leftovers. What To Do With Them?

No matter how big or little the feast there never fails to have leftovers. I can happily say that this Christmas that just passed we had a slice of prime rib leftover and I couldn’t be more rejoiced for it. Thanksgiving on the other hand well…there were them there leftovers that needed to disappear without wasting the money spent into making them. So with a … Continue reading Them There Leftovers. What To Do With Them?

A Shot Gun Timing Christmas Disaster! And Fire in the Hole!

This is the ninth installment of The Pioneer Woman Cookbook Challenge As the year winds down so do the celebrations in our household. Thanksgiving is usually big with the big feast which then fuels us for the commercial part of Christmas aka: Black Friday. Some reason this year, we had the feast of Thanksgiving but it didn’t fuel ourselves for the commercialism of Christmas. Both … Continue reading A Shot Gun Timing Christmas Disaster! And Fire in the Hole!

It’s Go’n to Fry, Fry, Fry…Fry…Fry…Fry!

This is the Fourth Installment of The Pioneer Woman Cookbook Challenge I know frying foods is a staple of southern cooking but can we also say that fried food is a staple in all American cooking. It really does rank right up there with baseball, apple pie, Johnny Cash and Elvis. I mean there is nothing like fried chicken or in my neck of the … Continue reading It’s Go’n to Fry, Fry, Fry…Fry…Fry…Fry!

Cooking From a Year of… Halloween 2019

Halloween is a holiday in our house that just comes and goes. There is not much effort in putting forth except for buying a bag of candy and leaving the porch light on to single trick-or-treaters that we have candy to give. This year however, was different since I committed myself to a cookbook challenge I knew that Ree’s holiday book would be the one … Continue reading Cooking From a Year of… Halloween 2019

Friday Night Lights Dinner with Knock You Naked Brownies

Installment Two of the Pioneer Woman Cookbook Challenge. Knock You Naked Brownies Recipe No. 2 TW and I were in our apartment for almost two months before our neighbors to the right of us moved in. The family consisted of a single mom with a teenage daughter. Occasionally we will hear laughter (which is nice) through our walls from them, especially when the daughter has … Continue reading Friday Night Lights Dinner with Knock You Naked Brownies