Month: August 2014

blueberries, dessert, fruit

Blueberry Lemon Bread

Baby Girl’s camp went blueberry picking last month and she brought home a huge container of blueberries. I had already planned to make this Blueberry Lemon Bread that Melissa has been raving about for years. I’m not sure what happened but my bread was very, very moist. When I turned it out onto the cooling […]

chicken, cook's country, salad

Chicken Parmesan Salad

A few weeks ago I received an issue of Cook’s Country magazine. I used to be a subscriber, but in an effort to save money I cancelled my subscription awhile back. I’m not sure if this was a teaser issue to try to entice me back, but it doesn’t have a date on it so […]

breakfast, dessert

Buttermilk Scones

Whenever I buy buttermilk for a recipe there’s always a lot leftover. Usually I can find ways to use it up but this time SP called dibs on it so he could make Buttermilk Scones. I woke up on Sunday morning to the smell of these baking. Mmmm. While the second batch was cooking I […]

easy weeknight meal, pork, sandwiches

Breaded Pork Sandwich

SP and I love to watch Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. On one episode, Guy Fieri was visiting a restaurant in Indiana that made these massive Breaded Pork Sandwiches. The pork was lightly breaded and fried until crispy, served on a bun with lots of fresh veggies. I haven’t been able to get it out of […]

chicken, easy weeknight meal, Mexican, salad

Chicken Taco Salad

I know, I know. I haven’t been a great blogger lately. As I said in my July recap post, I’ve lost my mojo. I’m not making many new recipes and I’ve had writers block trying to blog the ones I have made. But this salad…oh man. I love a good dinner salad and this Chicken […]

recipe recap

July Re-Make Recap

I know, I know. You’re looking at the calendar and thinking “it’s August 4. Why is she posting a July recap now?” As you may have noticed, I’ve been a little lax about blogging lately. Honestly, my heart’s just not in it these days. I haven’t gone through a phase like this in awhile so […]