Smoked sausage and Succotash

Smoked sausage and Succotash

There’s nothing better than cooking in cast iron over an open fire. Is it the perfectly brown edges? Or the even cooking from the iron? Maybe its just that I feel completely pioneer-ish with the fire and combine that with delicious...
Nutty granola and a rant about clean eating

Nutty granola and a rant about clea...

Clean eating. It’s kind of a buzz word nowadays, but I’ve found that everyone has a different definition. Some folks say that “clean eating ” is: -low fat (and high in refined foods) -low carb (and high in...
The Lazy Cherry Cake

The Lazy Cherry Cake

This is a cake for lazy people. I felt so lazy after making it that i had to go running. Well, maybe that’s because I wanted to EAT it…haha…anyway when you find cherries on sale, you should get them and make this....
Campfire cones

Campfire cones

So I realize that these are all over Pinterest, and there’s a good reason…..they are delicious! As much as I live the classic s’more, there are moments that I wish were a little less……um, sticky. That’s...
Mint Chocolate Truffles

Mint Chocolate Truffles

Christmas time means lots of homemade goodies. This year we have made gingerbread cookies, black forest brownies (the results of a failed attempt to make chocolate covered cherries), cappuccino truffles, peanut butter balls, lumps of coal,...
Pumpkin Raisin Bread

Pumpkin Raisin Bread

I do love bread. It’s such a love/hate relationship because it is so yummy yet I’m always trying to get away from eating too much. Sigh…. In the summer we get a fresh loaf every week from our CSA, but we are on our own...