Serengeti, Africa- Lions of Tanzania

African Safari: Part 1 Northern Serengeti

An African Safari has been on my bucket list ever since my husband and son went some 10+ years ago.  So when my daughter called saying she had vacation time coming, asking if anyone wanted to go, I said I’d love to! With little time to spare my son chimed in...

All Beef Chili with Espresso

All Beef Chili with Espresso for Super Bowl!

Super Bowl is this weekend. Since I shared healthy game day recipes last week, I decided to share my All Beef Chili with Espresso today. 

Super Bowl Healthy Dishes

Tasty Super Bowl Fare that’s Good 4U

I had to take a slight break from posting the past couple of weeks. I managed to come down with the respiratory flu.  Thank goodness I was ready for it from my previous post.  Still, it was no picnic!  I’m thrilled to be back to share some game day...

Homemade Chicken Soup

It’s Flu Season – Are You Ready?

Flu Season is here!!! Monday night my daughter called at almost midnight from Minneapolis. “Mom I’m so sick!” As she described in vivid detail waking me out of a deep sleep, my own stomach started feeling queasy. 

How To Secure Your Cutting Board

Tip: How To Secure Your Cutting Board

Now that the New Year is here it’s important to learn ways you can be safe in the kitchen.  For those seasoned cooks it’s also important that you don’t forget some of the most simple tricks & tips. 

Applewood Smoked Bacon & Cotswold Scones

Applewood Smoked Bacon & Cotswold Scones

What is it about the holidays that makes all the work you’ve put into eating healthy all year suddenly disappear? I suppose we all deserve to splurge occasionally, and enjoy the foods put in front of us that look inviting. 

Herb Crusted Roast Prime Rib of Beef

Perfect Herb Crusted Roast Prime Rib of Beef

The holidays are here and it’s the ideal time to pull out all the stops when it comes to cooking for family and friends.  Forget the typical fare, cook something you can truly be proud of, and have all those indulging rave about! 

Raspberry Pinwheel Cookies

Raspberry Pinwheel Cookies

I hope everyone has had a wonderful Thanksgiving, filled with love, laughter and good times with family and friends.  This year we celebrated at our sons home and we had quite the feast!