Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

I know, I know. Who writes a soup recipe in the middle of Summer while living in California? Me. I don't think it's that bad to be writing a soup recipe considering most of us are working from home, should be quarantining as much as possible, and if you are anything like me wishing for … Continue reading Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

Homemade Pretzels

Do you have a spouse, significant other, or best friend obsessed with pretzels? Does this person get pretzel anything anytime that they can? I am talking about pretzels, pretzel bites, pretzels buns, pretzel pizza crust (yes, that is a thing). If you know someone like this or you ARE this person then this recipe is … Continue reading Homemade Pretzels

Enchilada Zucchini Boats

I will sadly admit in a land and time long long ago I believed in the whole "low carb" diet trend. I actually developed lots of recipes and ate that way for nearly a year, and not because I needed to lose weight, but because I bought into the hype that bread, noodles, and potatoes … Continue reading Enchilada Zucchini Boats

The best gift Dillon has ever given me

I had no intention to ever write this or ever had the notion to write about "these kind of things" on this blog. Why? I don't know. It took me about 10 years to decide to even share my writing publicly and when I mention "writing" I mean recipes, and then even more time to … Continue reading The best gift Dillon has ever given me

Quarantine Enchilada Casserole

Well, the people have spoken. I posted this on Facebook and it was probably our most popular recipe request yet. Casserole. Y'all are killing it out there in quarantine. I personally really like a GOOD casserole, and what I mean by GOOD is NOT soggy, overly saturated in goop, salty, and generic. Getting texture into … Continue reading Quarantine Enchilada Casserole

Jalapeno Popper Coins

New Blog - First Recipe! I promise I will not tell you my life long story regarding this jalapeno popper coins recipe, or how they came to me in a dream, or how the grass moved with the wind one day inspired me to make this recipe, because, frankly, none of that is true. Obviously. … Continue reading Jalapeno Popper Coins