Milk Chicken Thighs

Jamie Oliver’s famous recipe paired down for 4-6 chicken thighs

Southern Style Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

I don’t know what the weather is like where you live but here in the Northeast it appears winter is coming early. In one day we went from temps in the 70’s to that night dropping into the 50’s and it seems we are staying there. Forecasters are even saying we will have snow next…

Baked Pain Perdu, French Toast Casserole

As I have mentioned before one of my favorite foods is French Toast. It is one of the foods I eat when trying to evaluate a diner. I have had many variations of French Toast over the years and to be honest I really can’t say I have a favorite, although there is a criteria…

Smoked Roma Tomatoes for Sauces and Chili

Ok I have to admit this was a new one on me when I found it on Instagram, but it was so intriguing that I had to give it a shot. Boy am I glad I did. Smoking the Roma tomatoes adds a subtle smokey and a deeper tomato flavor than canned roasted tomatoes will…

Manners Gripe

You know I haven’t done a lot of griping on here lately, but this is one that has been building for years. Why is it so hard for people in public to follow simple good manners? If someone holds a door for you say thank you. If someone you pass on the walking by says…

Panko Chicken with Garlic Butter Fettuccine

This is a lighter meal than I usually post, but trust me it is not lacking in flavor. Very simple to make and very delicious to eat it will be a meal you will want to work into your regular meal rotation. Chicken thigh cutlets breaded with panko and seasoned with Italian seasoning over a…

David Venable’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie

This is another wonderful dessert from QVC host David Venable’s COMFORT FOOD SHORTCUTS cookbook. I have to warn you while this will look like cookie bars when it is baked you will want to take a smaller slice than you think, it is very very rich. Pre heat the oven to 325, move the oven…

Smoked Bacon Wrapped Beer Brats

Around here bratwurst are a quick and simple goto for lunch or dinner. In fact we have had them so often I was trying to come up with something a little different and one day going through my Instagram I saw a post from one of the people I follow, unfortunately I can’t remember who…