Shrapnel Dip

  Love, love, love this dip for summer (and spring, winter, and fall).    It makes a beautiful presentation with the variety of colors, but more than that, it’s a mouthwatering explosion of tastiness.  Great with tortillas.  Makes a great appetizer.  Try adding some cooked shrimp for an even bigger bang!

Easy Baked Brown Rice

      Hope you weren’t looking for an ooey gooey triple chocolate fudge brownie cake on today’s post.  But keep reading and, believe me this Easy Baked Brown Rice will make you forget all about chocolate cake. (Just kidding!) But it will make your life easier, and that’s right up there with chocolate cake … [Read more…]

Roasted Chicken Sausage with Potatoes and Vegetables

My husband has been awaiting this post. What’s so remarkable is, not the ingredients, but  the technique of cooking. It’s the technique that provides the awesome flavor. Usually I think a recipe is all about the spices or ingredients, but in this case, it’s the roasting that provides such an easy, flavorful meal.  The key is a high blast of heat to … [Read more…]

Oven Baked Crispy Fries

Long day at the office today, and what do you know, no frozen fries in the freezer to go with the burgers and dogs.  No problem, it’s actually a blessing, because I resort to something tastier and healthier, Oven Baked Crispy Fries.  What was I thinking anyway, reaching for a bag of frozen potatoes when I have five pounds of … [Read more…]