Fried Chicken

*Ingredients ° 2 cups all-purpose flour ° 2 teaspoons of black pepper ° 2 teaspoons of paprika ° 4 teaspoons of garlic salt ° ½ teaspoon poultry seasoning mix ° 1 cup buttermilk ° 2 beaten eggs *Instructions In a bowl, mix the beaten eggs with the buttermilk In another bowl, combine the flour, poultry … Read more

Brown Sugar Meatloaf

This brown sugar meatloaf is an easy and tasty dish. It tastes as good as it smells! Ingredients: 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup ketchup 1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef 3/4 cup milk 2 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 small onion, chopped 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 3/4 … Read more

Lemon Blueberry Loaf

A family recipe for our favorite blueberry lemon bread. No mixer required! Like most sweet loaves, it tastes best when allowed to sit for a day, wrapped in plastic wrap. Ingredients 1 ½ cups plus 1 tbsp all purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder 3 large eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup plain yogurt … Read more

Chicago Style Pizza

I recently looked at my website’s stats and came to find out that Chicago is my most popular city in the US. I have more Chicago readers than any other place in this country. That’s crazy awesome because I love Chicago. As a little tribute to my #1 city, I’m finishing one blow-out year with … Read more


Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil, divided 1 lb Italian sausage 1 teaspoon salt Freshly ground pepper ½ cup red bell pepper ½ cup yellow bell pepper ½ cup orange bell pepper ¼ cup onion, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes ½ cup white wine 1- 28 … Read more

My hubby always requests me to make him this dish, so I like to call this dish “Husband’s Happiness”

Prepare to tantalize your taste buds with a family-favorite meal that’s both delectable and easy to prepare: the Slow Cooker Swiss Steak. This sumptuous dish features tender beef in a savory mushroom sauce, slow-cooked to perfection for melt-in-your-mouth tenderness. One lazy Sunday, the alluring aroma of Swiss Steak filled my kitchen, building anticipation for the … Read more


The one thing that sets this strawberry cake apart from others? Reduce fresh strawberry puree down and add to the best white cake batter. Ingredients: 1 box white cake mix 3 tbsp plain flour 1 (3 Oz) box strawberry jello 1/2 cup water 3/4 cup oil, I used canola oil 2 cup fresh or frozen … Read more

My hubby is not a beet lover, but he couldn’t resist this dish!

Ingredients 1 (15-ounce) can of whole or sliced beets 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 2 cloves of garlic, minced 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 teaspoon cornstarch (optional for thickening) Fresh parsley, chopped (for garnish) Preparation Begin by … Read more