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Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Impromptu Entertaining: Cheddar Chive Biscuits

Biscuits from scratch can be part of Impromptu Entertaining???  Why yes they can!! These biscuits are a great addition to any meal and don’t take long to make.  And the … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · 14 Comments

Homemade Staples: French Baguette

We are finding that one of our favorite meals, especially on a Friday night after a long week, is to have a fresh baguette with a variety of cheeses, olives, … Continue reading

June 3, 2013 · 43 Comments

Homemade Staples: Pecorino-Black Pepper Breadsticks

Breadsticks are a quick and easy way to add a nice touch to your meal.  Also, once you have a basic recipe down you can modify with different herbs, cheeses, … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 19 Comments

Homemade Staples: Buttermilk Biscuits

There is (almost) nothing better than fresh, homemade biscuits from scratch!  And once you’ve got the basic recipe down pat, you can alter the biscuits for some sweet and savory … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 36 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Truffled Mac and Cheese

Since it’s Tax Day, we should be looking at comfort foods to brighten our day.  And what is more comforting than Mac and Cheese? This savory and mouth watering mac … Continue reading

April 15, 2013 · 29 Comments

Lunchtime Hospitality: Chicken Alfredo with Zucchini

I love taking an old standard like chicken alfredo and giving it some new life.  The fusilli pasta is fun and holds the sauce well.  The chicken being coated in … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · 21 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Olive Bread

We had friends over the other night and I thought it would be fun to bake some bread to go with the pasta dish I was serving.  I turned to … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · 17 Comments

The Creative Kitchen Challenge: Day 2- Cremini Mushrooms

Cremini mushrooms were not the terrifying thought that mussels were before I completed day 1 of The Creative Kitchen Challenge.  I actually spent most of my life not liking mushrooms … Continue reading

June 13, 2012 · 7 Comments