Miga waffle bites

Where oh where did 2014 go? We are officially in the final stretch and it’s literally zooming by before our very eyes. People are last minute shopping and trying to...

Sweet Spice Rub Steaks

I’m sitting here on my parent’s couch with black stretch pants, hot cup of coffee and a comfy oversized t-shirt. That is what a couple days after Thanksgiving entails every year. Comfort over looks any day.. well most...

Edible Christmas gifts

At the age of 5 I remember family and friends dropping off large baskets of goodies at our home.  I would sift through the packages trying to rummage some goodies for myself.  Fast forward 25 years and I...

dothedownton

In just a little over a month Downton Abbey will start back up again. Last year I got addicted to the show after some down time due to flight delays and layovers. You could basically say...

Rice and red quinoa chili casserole

Two chili recipes back to back I must be crazy!  Crazy in love with chili that is.  Yesterday, it was all about a chili mac soup, but today I’m making a chili casserole that...

Two bean chili mac

It’s a blizzard out there. No really, many cities are experiencing frigid temperatures due to the polar vortex. I’ve already experienced the first snow of the season and I’m assuming I will see many more snow days.  Luckily it’s...

rumchata drink

In one week everyone will gather for a huge over the top Thanksgiving feast. I’ve shared the chicken dressing, turkey meatballs, cheesy pull apart sausage bread but the thing you might need most is a drink. A stiff...

Pear and apple galette

Walking into my grandmother’s house as a child would leave me craving homemade tortillas, fresh cookies and a small hint of rose lotion. My grandmother was an avid baker, lover of cooking and a heart for all roses....