Pan-Roasted Chicken and Asparagus with a White-Wine Mushroom Sauce

Pan-Roasted Chicken and Asparagus with a White-Wine Mushroom Sauce

An elegant meal with a delicious pan sauce ready in less than an hour For the past two weeks, I've had a stubborn cold that wouldn't go away, so I haven't been doing much cooking.  While the break from cooking has been nice, Gabe and I have gotten so sick of eating out.  We're to [...]

3-Ingredient Unfried Ice Cream

3-Ingredient Unfried Ice Cream

If you live anywhere near the Southwest, chances are you have been to a Mexican restaurant on your birthday and you can probably still hear that familiar birthday song they sing as they bring you a perfect scoop of fried ice cream.  Yum.  I love fried ice cream.  However, if it's not your birthday, a [...]

Rustic Peach Berry Cobbler

Rustic Peach Berry Cobbler

Peaches, nectarines, strawberries, and blueberries are sauteed with white wine and spices and then baked with a decadent cobbler My family is from the south, and we love our peach cobbler!  I ate it all the time growing up.  When I got married, my mom put together a book of old family recipes for me. [...]

Stabilized Whipped Cream

Stabilized Whipped Cream

On Tuesday, I shared my chocolate strawberries that were filled with salted caramel whipped cream.  As promised, here are all my tips and tricks for making the perfect stabilized whipped cream. So, let's start with the basics.  Making homemade whipped cream is nothing more than actually whipping heavy whipping cream.  Powdered or granulated sugar is [...]

Salted Caramel Cream-Filled Chocolate Strawberries

Salted Caramel Cream-Filled Chocolate Strawberries

Chocolate-dipped strawberries are elevated to a whole new level with a salted caramel whipped cream filling There might not be any two flavors I love together better than chocolate and strawberries.  The flavors pair together so beautifully.  Salted caramel sauce is another one of my absolute favorite things.  So today, I've decided to combine all [...]

Lemonade Four Ways (plus diet option!)

Lemonade Four Ways (plus diet option!)

Lemons and mixed berries create a tasty blend of sweet and sour in lemonade four ways Today, I'm sharing my recipe for four variations of homemade lemonade--plain, strawberry, blueberry, and mixed berry.  Homemade lemonade is so easy to mix up, and it tastes so much better than anything you can get from a store-bought mix. [...]

Taco Tuesday: Mexican Succotash

Taco Tuesday: Mexican Succotash

A Mexican twist on this classic dish spices things up to create a unique side dish for Taco Tuesday Succotash is a classic American dish made of corn and lima beans.  Today, we're taking this age-old dish south of the border, giving it a spicy kick and throwing in some bright bell peppers and cilantro. [...]