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dailydelicious: P & J Cookies

Well, it’s time for a cookie recipe again. Actually, there are only 3 types of baked goods that I make a lot lately, it’s a cookie, cake, and bread. No matter how much I love to bake and cook, I can only make the thing that I (and my family ) will eat and finish […]

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LIVE on IG with Smith Devereux Winery

I’m so excited to share this post with you today. I’ve teamed up with Smith Devereux Winery in Napa Valley to offer you something special.  First of all, I will be going LIVE on Instagram with Ian Devereux, founder and vintner, on Saturday August 1st at 4:30pm PST for a fun cooking and wine tasting show. […]

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Cast Iron Skillet Lemon Roasted Chicken

Winner, Winner Chicken Dinner!  Tender, juicy, crispy with a lemon onion garlic herb wine sauce.  This is an Ina Garten’s recipe so I knew it would be good.  I just didn’t know how good!  Where has this chicken been all my life!  The first thing about this recipe that you need to know is you […]

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Strawberry Preserves (small batch)

When I started making yogurt in my instant pot awhile back, I’ve never stopped.  When one batch is gone I make another.  It’s not a sweet yogurt and for me, it needs a little sweetness.  I started out with a drizzle of honey, fresh fruit, and my homemade granola.  It’s delish that way but I […]

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SGN

Right now this is my source for Some Good News with John Krasinski.  I had to share in hope that this will put a smile on your face!  If you’d like to see the first episode chick here.

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Instant Pot Yogurt

Note *After you have made your first batch of yogurt, be sure to scoop 2 tablespoons of the yogurt into a small container and freeze to use for making the next batch.  This will be your new yogurt starter, you won’t have to buy another container of yogurt again.  Just defrost in the refrigerator overnight […]

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Chicken Mango Avocado Salad

I’ve been asked what I’m making these days in isolation. Even for me, who enjoys cooking, having to prepare three meals a day and only going to the grocery store as little as possible is a huge ordeal.  I’m used to going to the grocery store almost daily but the new normal is stocking the […]

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Upside Down Baked Peach Pancake

This weekend we had a house full of good friends.  As much as I like to cook for my friends, I don’t like turning into a short-order cook when it comes to cooking breakfast for a crowd.  Instead, I like to make something that comes together easily and all at once so that I can […]