What’s your funniest cooking failure? I’ll never forget my first cooking failure as a newlywed – 41-plus years ago. My husband Greg attehded Bible college and worked nights. He and one of the guys from the college worked at the same company. Since we lived close to the job, he arranged to have his friend come to our apartment one night for their dinner break. I liked to cook but didn’t have that much experience yet. I don’t remember anything about the meal except that there were vegetables and baked chicken. Greg and his friend came in for their dinner break, and I had theRead More →

Today I’m beginning a seven-day food blogathon at Kitchen Southern Hospitality with my list of top ten pantry food bloggers. I chose these particular food blogs because the food blogger: cooks from her pantry, includes recipes from what’s on hand, offers a printable pantry ingredient list, sells cookbooks with recipes from pantry staples, shares recipes that anyone can make from simple pantry ingredients, publishes kitchen pantry articles, or blogs about pantry-friendly recipes. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you decide to make a purchase through my link, Amazon will pay me a commission for it. This doesn’t cost you anything additional.Read More →

Know the best way to find kid-friendly meals to make – even for picky eaters? Ask the kids.  I asked my seven-year-old picky eater granddaughter when it was her turn for a pandemic summer visit, “What’s your favorite meals?” She didn’t even have to think about it… Macaroni Spaghetti ToastRead More →

Use your creativity with food and family activities during this pandemic summer. Come up with simple indoor or outdoor activities for the kids in your family. Make your kids’ (or grandkids’) day by having a picnic with them in the back yard. Bake a relative’s favorite cake recipe like this pineapple glazed cake made with a seven-minute white frosting . As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you decide to make a purchase through my link, Amazon will pay me a commission for it. This doesn’t cost you anything additional. These commissions help to keep the rest of my content free, soRead More →

sweet potatoes

Fry sweet potatoes – simple recipe. Check out this super easy way to make sweet potato patties on your low carb diet. You’ve landed on this page probably because you are looking for either of these: how to fry sweet potatoes low-carb foods sweet potato recipes different ways to cook sweet potatoes Read more or go to the recipe by clicking on the link below: As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you decide to make a purchase through my link, Amazon will pay me a commission for it. This doesn’t cost you anything additional. These commissions help to keep the rest of myRead More →

What foods should you serve your grandkids? Meal planning for grandchildren makes life fun and challenging at the same time. Make it easy for yourself. Serve your grandkids simple meals, like chicken soup, that are healthy, tasty, and fun to eat. Provide breakfast, lunch, dinner – and snacks. Ask the kids’ parents what they prefer that their children eat. Find out if there are any foods the parents absolutely do not want them to have, and stay away from those. Don’t want to cook? Take them out to kid-friendly restaurants. My grands love it when I take them out. Breakfast is my favorite meal. SometimesRead More →

  Start your day with a spinach and cheese omelet stuffed with bacon for breakfast. This bacon omelet is satisfying and will fill you up. Just add coffee, and you’re good to go. Want to skip past the blog post details for the recipe? As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you decide to make a purchase through my link, Amazon will pay me a commission for it. This doesn’t cost you anything additional. These commissions help to keep the rest of my content free, so thank you!   History of the Omelet – Did you Know? Did you know that Napoleon Bonaparte isRead More →

Make your day special by dining out at Another Broken Egg Cafe in Pearland, Texas if you’re visiting the area and craving breakfast. Shout out to my new foodie acquaintance, Tiffany, whom I met when driving for Lyft. She likes to try out new places like I do. Tiffany and I have something in common – we love breakfast. She told me about Another Broken Egg Cafe which I had not been to yet but had wanted to try it out. She convinced me, and I went. Tiffany, it was a pleasure meeting you. Thank you for a thumbs up on trying out this wonderful cafe.Read More →