Thanksgiving Potluck Appetizers

Beet pickled deviled eggs for holiday appetizer

It’s November people! And I am already starting to hear holiday rumblings on Facebook and elsewhere. But I am not going to let Thanksgiving get away that easy! Every year, we do a potluck Thanksgiving at one of my in-laws. Continue reading

Meatless Meals Recipe: Homemade Black Bean Burgers!

I have been wanting to make black bean burgers for some time now, but was intimidated by them for some reason. I can’t even remember what that reason is now that I have made them… I have been trying to Continue reading

What?! An Easy Dinner Recipe?!

Because every day you don’t feel like producing a five-star dining affair, today I am bringing you an easy, delicious and healthy dinner! You’re welcome. Before I get to the super simple recipe, let me tell you a story about Continue reading

My First try at Braising, Osso Buco Style!

The progression of a person’s cooking style is an interesting thing. When I was little, my mom used a pressure cooker, a lot. It was the perfect way for a working mother to be able to cook an amazing hot Continue reading

Cranberries Three Ways!

I love this time of the year, what is better than a holiday that pretty much can lay claim to several foods. One of my favorite of these exclusive foods is the fabulous cranberry! When I moved to New England Continue reading

Cookin’ it German Style! Recipe: Konigsberger Klops or Meatballs with Mustard Caper Sauce

By now you may know about my German heritage. My grand parents all traveled to South Africa, from Germany, in the midst of WWII and the Holocaust. My German roots being that close in my history, the cooking style has Continue reading