It’s February, so it is cold outside. Hot chocolate always sounds good when it is like this. What is more fun right now than planning some Valentine’s Day Hot Cocoa for yourself or to give as gifts? Here are 20 ways to enjoy it for the holiday. Continue reading “Valentine’s Day Hot Cocoa”
One of the things I love the most about the Rochester area is the abundance of locally owned, amazing restaurants. I mean, who wants to cook for one with all of this goodness at my fingertips? I tend to do the healthier thing during the week, by eating a bowl of oatmeal or a Clif bar for breakfast at work. But come the weekend, I want something big and satisfying and a little unique. Thank you, Country Club Diner, for teaching me about pound cake French toast!
Wait, pound cake French toast?
Yes, and it is just as lovely as it sounds. Continue reading “Pound Cake French Toast”
Did you know that January 4th is National Spaghetti Day? I personally don’t think that you need to have a special holiday dedicated to this food, as it is one of my favorite quick and easy meals to make. Okay, I guess I should confess that I often end up making thin spaghetti or angel hair pasta, instead, but that’s because I am impatient and want to eat dinner! Nevertheless, there are so many spaghetti recipes out there that go beyond your simple box of pasta and jar of sauce. Let me tempt you. Continue reading “30 Spaghetti Recipes for National Spaghetti Day”
Did you get an Instant Pot for Christmas? So many of my friends did and I have to admit that I am a little jealous of them. They seem absolutely amazing and make cooking a breeze. It’s hard to cook for just one person, but one of these would probably make it a lot easier on me, plus I would have fantastic meals that I wouldn’t otherwise make, such as some of these Instant Pot Soup recipes. (This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a small commission should you make a purchase through them. This will not cost you anything extra.) Continue reading “Classic Instant Pot Soup Recipes”
I was out doing a little bit of shopping and somehow ended up in front of the potato chips, specifically the Pringles display. Someone smart at Walmart had it set up right next to the beer section, which was honestly what I was perusing. And then my eye was drawn to the word “Bacon.” What’s this? Bacon Pringles? Curiosity outweighed my ability to usually resist this treat, and I had to give them a try.