Tag: cooking with the cu

Appetizers Anyone?

[ 0 ] October 27, 2017 |
Appetizers Anyone?

It is the time of year where appetizers are a great way to serve a crowd or can be served for so many different occasion’s. Football season is back and that means delicious tailgating food or maybe you and some friends are just sitting around outside by a fire and enjoying the fall weather. They […]

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The Garden – Fresh Bounty of Summer….

[ 0 ] July 13, 2017 |
The Garden – Fresh Bounty of Summer….

BBQ’s and cookouts aren’t just about hamburgers and hotdogs anymore. We are in the middle of summer when the fruits and vegetables are at their peak so why not use them in as many delicious recipes as you can. Take advantage during the summer months of the produce stands, local farmer’s market and even your […]

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Ohhhh So Good…

[ 0 ] March 28, 2017 |
Ohhhh So Good…

Nothing is better than throwing something together in a slow cooker, going to work and coming home to the fantastic aroma of a hearty home cooked meal. If you don’t have a slow cooker you need to consider getting one! They make life much easier on those busy days when you come home tired or […]

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A Day Of Thanks…

[ 0 ] November 21, 2016 |
A Day Of Thanks…

  As Thanksgiving approaches there is an opportunity to reflect what is most dear to us-family, friends and delicious food. It is also a time to celebrate and give thanks for all of the opportunities and blessing’s that we’re given throughout the year. Turkey is usually the centerpiece of the dinner table. This year make […]

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Falling For Comfort Food

[ 0 ] October 26, 2016 |
Falling For Comfort Food

I love everything about fall!! I love seeing the leaves changing into vibrant colors, the weather starts to turn cooler and you can finally start bringing out those great fall recipes. This time of year means comfort food to me and that means cozy dishes like soups, stews, casseroles and desserts. The recipes I am […]

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It’s not just tailgating, it’s a social event!

[ 1 ] September 29, 2016 |
It’s not just tailgating, it’s a social event!

Football season is upon us once again! That means it is time to tackle the tailgating spirit and have the best party around. My husband and I went tailgating at the Illinois State University football games for 14 years and one of the things we loved the most is the camaraderie we shared with the […]

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Do you crave those fresh salads in the summer…….

[ 0 ] July 28, 2016 |
Do you crave those fresh salads in the summer…….

Here are a few salads that will become a staple on your menu. You can go to the Farmers Market or just go to your local grocery store and pick up all of the fresh picks of summer. These recipes will appeal to either the health conscious person or someone who is a meat and […]

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Give Me Some of That Lovin in the Oven…

[ 0 ] June 24, 2016 |
Give Me Some of That Lovin in the Oven…

Casseroles are quintessential comfort foods that can be prepared as an all-in-one dish meal. They are great when hosting a family get together, a potluck or just serving a quick weeknight dinner. There is nothing better than the smell of a bubbling hot casserole that is right out of the oven. The good thing about […]

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