Birthday Party Fare

My son turned two a few weeks ago and we had a small party for him at the house. We served a small lunch and cake for dessert. I got the recipe for these hamburger sliders from Jessica Seinfeld’s cookbook, Deceptively Delicious. The burgers were very moist and delicious! We served them along with these […]

My Favorite Pot Roast

I found this recipe in my Everyday Food magazine and I’ll never use another recipe again. It is completely easy and we love the gravy that is included. We usually have this alongside mashed potatoes, green beans and homemade rolls. Slow-Cooker Pot Roast Recipe Courtesy of Everyday Food Magazine Serves 8 1 tablespoon cornstarch 8 […]

Guest Post: Ravioli Lasagna

Happy New Year! It’s been a while since I’ve posted a recipe because I was enjoying two glorious weeks at home with family. While there, I enjoyed authentic Indian food courtesy of my mom, great Kansas City barbeque, and unique ethnic cuisine. I loved having the options available and it was great not to have […]

A Cool Evening in August

The weather has turned a bit cool the last couple of days. A sad reminder that the dog summer days are dwindling and fall will soon be here if not already. We enjoyed this soup last night along with hot corn bread muffins served with butter and honey. Beef and Vegetable Soup 2 tablespoons olive […]

My Inside Out Burger

On our last visit to Kansas City, my sister introduced us to this fabulous burger restaurant. Food Network Magazine recently rated its inside out burger as the best in the state of Missouri. This burger has blue cheese stuffed inside, applewood smoked bacon, an onion ring, butter lettuce, ketchup, & mustard all served up on […]


Welcome to my food blog! I’ve wanted to do a food blog for a while now and finally took the plunge when a dear friend (Rachel!) encouraged me to do so. I love to cook and find every aspect of it therapeutic. I find most joy in hosting and serving delicious meals to my family […]