Ingredient: fresh thyme

Overnight French Onion Soup

Love French Onion Soup, but hate how long it takes to make? Well get out that slow cooker and let it do the hard part...

Comforting Beef with Red Wine & Mushroom Sauce

Cold weather is the name of the game this time of year.  And that means comforting braised dishes are staples in kitchens near and far. ...

Crazy Simple Crock Pot Red Wine Chicken

Ah, simplicity.  I love it.  I crave it on busy weeknights.  I can’t live without it when I’m at a loss for what to get...

This Chick(en) is Hot! Summer Grilled Citrus Chicken

Here, chick, chick, chick. Oh wait, I did that bit yesterday with fish… Hey, recycling is important, so I’m using it here, too. During these...

Stuffed Summer Zucchini Boats

The heat.  The humidity.  The blazing sun that melts your shoes if you stand still on the blacktop for 2 minutes.  Totally normal for this...

Guinness Braised Short Ribs

Spring is here!  Oh, wait. Even though yesterday I was espousing the wonderful things coming our way when Spring, well, “springs” tomorrow, apparently the weather...

Spring Ahead–Spring, Salmon & Shrimp

Spring ahead!  It’s a sign of Spring, right?  We should all be happy about that!  But in reality, what “Springing Ahead” really should be billed...

Osso Bucco–TV Dinner Edition

The Pioneer Woman. Barefoot Contessa.  Nigella Bites.  Extra Virgin.   If you know any of these TV show names, you’re like me–you may have a problem....

Lamb Chops with Farro & Arugula

Confession:  In this day and age of tech-accessible everything, I still love cooking magazines (I’ve spoken previously of this addiction).  Sure, I regularly pull recipes...