Month: October 2014

potatoes, side dish

Recipe Redo: Crash Hot Potatoes

These crash hot potatoes were all the rage back in 2008. Like most food bloggers, I made them a few times and then they fell off my radar. Recently, I was looking for a side dish to go with burgers. I had planned to make potato salad, but the day got away from me. Normally […]

dessert

Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese “Cookies”

I’m not sure where I first saw these Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese Breakfast Cookies but my best guess is one of my friends shared the link on Facebook. Or maybe it was one of the blogs I follow. Either way, as soon as I saw them I knew I had to make them. I printed […]

soup, tomatoes

Tomato Soup with Butter Dumplings

My mom has been making Tomato Soup with Butter Dumplings for years. I tried to make it once and failed miserably. We recently went to Disney World for Baby Girl’s 5th birthday and my mom graciously offered to drive us to the airport. Since our flight was so early, she spent the night at our […]

chicken, greek, recipe redo, sandwiches

Recipe Redo: Chicken Gyros

A few years ago I made these chicken gyros all. the. time. They were a staple on our dinner table and for good reason – they’re delicious. It had been a very long time since I made them and since the photos I took back then weren’t exactly stellar, I figured I’d revisit this old […]

easy weeknight meal, pasta, side dish, spinach

Spinach & Parmesan Orzo

::tap, tap, tap:: Is this thing on? Sorry for disappearing there. I’m hoping some of you have stuck around despite the brief hiatus. I’ve been saying for months now that I’ve lost my blogging mojo and, well, it still hasn’t returned. But I do have a few posts in my draft folder that I figured […]