Ten-Minute Tummy-Warming Baked Apples

Ten-Minute Tummy-Warming Baked Apples

When I was growing up, each day began with a good breakfast. And breakfast always began with a serving of fruit. On chilly mornings, my favorite fruit offering was my mother’s delicious homemade baked apples. My mama baked apples the old-fashioned way, in the...
Yummy Summer Breakfast Parfait

Yummy Summer Breakfast Parfait

I’ll admit it. The name Yummy Summer Breakfast Parfait is a blatant attempt to follow my long-standing rule of giving foods appealing names. A recent scientific study at Stanford confirmed my practice: People are more likely to try strange foods with appealing names....
Fast & Easy French Toast

Fast & Easy French Toast

French Toast is one of those things I’ve always known how to make. Don’t ask me how; I just have. It never occurred to me that anyone would need a recipe for French toast until a month ago. That’s when my husband, the more skilled chef in our...
Recipe: Cheesy Toasts

Recipe: Cheesy Toasts

As I sit down to write this post, it’s a cold and dreary January in our corner of the northern hemisphere. We’re barely back from our latest visit with family, and I haven’t even had time to unpack, let alone get to the supermarket. So I’m...
Recipe: Take-Along Taco Salad

Recipe: Take-Along Taco Salad

Do your kids love tacos as much as mine do? Does your family need some new ideas for school lunches, now that we’re several months into the school year? If so, here’s the recipe for one of my kiddos’ new lunchbox faves: Take-Along Taco Salad. As soon...
Technique: Microwave-Steamed Vegetables

Technique: Microwave-Steamed Vegetables

Steaming vegetables in the microwave is about as easy as cooking gets. If you haven’t done this before – or if you wish your kids would eat more veggies – then microwave-steamed vegetables is a technique worth trying. What you need All you need is a microwave-safe...

Pin It on Pinterest