Mexican Lasagna

I came across a recipe for taco lasagna, and suddenly the lightbulb went off. Or maybe it was more like fireworks, We love Mexican and Italian dishes, but I never thought of putting the two together. I couldn’t wait to try my hand at the best of both worlds.  I was inspired to mix-up a … [Read more…]

Pear Rum Dum Cake

I’m all about old-school and being nostalgic…like say for instance, rum cake. Rum cake is a dessert classic, one of those blasts from the past kind of things? Your grandma probably made rum cake, didn’t she? You remember, it was a divine, scrumptious Sunday dessert. Well, I’m here to tell ya why we must bring … [Read more…]

Crispy Yet Fluffy Pumpkin Waffles

I’ve been making everything pumpkin this month. Pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin butter, pumpkin soup…I’ve had some winners and losers. Sometimes I just have to go back to the drawing the board, before I get it right. I should start a section on the flops, you would laugh and roll on the floor for sure.  … [Read more…]

Scalloped Potatoes

At our house, a fan favorite side to any meal has to be scalloped potatoes.  It’s like crazy chaos when these potatoes show up at the dinner table. In fact, I can’t believe how fast they disappear. My t-rex family, suddenly forgets about meat, and devours these addictive potatoes.  My mom would often serve scalloped … [Read more…]