Creamy Broccoli Cheddar Soup

When I first made this soup, I put three different milks in it and it was so heavy.  The second time I made it,  I removed two and something was missing. Finally, I came up with best combination, with few calories (in my opinion).  Some recipes have tons of veggies packed in. By all means,…

Baked Potato Salad

Being a food lover and a self taught cook, new recipes and ideas always pop into my head. There are so many versions of potato salads, especially this one, that you can really changed to what you like. When I think of a loaded baked potato, it always has sour cream, onion, bacon, and cheese…

Corned Beef and Cabbage

As a kid, I couldn’t stand corned beef and cabbage. My mom would always make me something different so the rest of my family could enjoy this dish. After not having it for at least 20 years, I decided to cook it and put my own twist on it. Turns out, it isn’t so bad…

Tasty Taco Salad

I am always open to new ideas and ways of cooking meals. If it has fresh ingredients and is easy to make normally, why not try it a different way. My husband loves tacos! When I ask him what he wants for dinner, the answer is always tacos. A taco salad can be changed in…

Authentic Chicken Wings

As a native of Buffalo, NY, I know my chicken wings. They are never, ever called Buffalo wings! That is just the sauce that is applied. With that said, chicken wings can be fried, baked, or grilled and be absolutely delicious. I have had many people tell me they want a recipe for authentic chicken wings…

Monster Meatballs

  Generally, when someone mentions Italian food, you automatically think spaghetti and meatballs. There are so many different ways to make them and believe me, I am not here to say any of them are better/worse than others. I have made small meatballs, stuffed meatballs, pork meatballs, and monster meatballs. By far, these are my…