Bread Basket – Bacon, Cheddar, Jalapeno Scones

This weather is wreaking havoc on my sinuses.  One day I’m stuffed up and the next I’m not.  Today I have a headache, tomorrow I won’t.  I wish Mother Nature would make up her mind about whether it’s going to 20° or 60°, rain or snow. Either way, this crazy weather calls for a big…

Slow-Cooker Sunday: Mole Colorado

Happy last day of 2017!  We made it y’all!! I’ve been going through my recipe notebook frantically trying to decide what my last recipe of 2017 would be.  Should it be something sweet?  Something festive?  A cocktail?  Classic?  New and crazy?  So many decisions! After a lot of debating, I finally landed on a recipe…

Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Y’all, I’m going to go out on a limb and say that this is the best crock-pot recipe I have ever created.  Whoa! Maybe it was so delicious because it’s 20 degrees and snowy outside.  Or maybe it’s because I love cajun food.  Or maybe it’s because I love coming home to dinner already done…

Soup’s On! – Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Spiced Granola

How many times do you catch yourself saying “we should really get together more often” or “let’s do this again real soon” when you’re hanging out with friends?  How many times do you actually follow through?  We all have good intentions but “life” gets in the way and we go months before making plans.  When…