Cherries are one of my absolute favorite fruits! They are only around for a short time so I love to make the most of them while I can. Whether it is cherry jam, cherry clafouti or just straight out of the package… I want ALL the cherries! Unfortunately, cherry season is going to be gone… Continue reading Brandied Cherries
It was Tuesday. It was hot. I wanted a no cook dinner. What to make…? What to make…? Four years ago I was riding up the elevator of a Chicago hotel with a woman who was holding a beautiful cake. On closer inspection, the “flowers” on the top were made out of salami. Of… Continue reading Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)
4th of July is tomorrow!!! Still not sure what to make? I got you! Run out to the store right now and grab a pork butt. Throw it in your slow cooker today and eat it tomorrow. Done. So easy and soooooo good! I have had this recipe forever and have never made it. I… Continue reading Kalua Pig in a Slow Cooker
Hey everyone! Long time no talk. Sorry I have been out of touch for a while but there has been a lot going on around here. I know what you’re thinking: it’s a pandemic, what could you possibly have going on? Well, this… Meet Reggie, the Mini Irish Goldendoodle. I surprised the family with a puppy.… Continue reading For A Special Occasion
Well, it sure has been a week for our country. I saw this on Instagram and to me it is perfect. It is exactly how I feel. It is ok to know that you don’t know. Not only is it ok, it is important to recognize. If you don’t recognize it, you can’t help. If… Continue reading Easiest Corn Muffins Ever!