White Chicken Chili

White Chicken Chili

I feel a little bit like a poser writing a post on chili. Years ago (over 20, when I was still a young, young child–barely out of the womb, really), my Dad and my uncles decided to enter a chili cook-off.  At that time, this event was basically an excuse to get...
The Chocolate Diaries – Hot Fudge Sauce

The Chocolate Diaries – Hot Fudge Sauce

  As a relatively new blogger, I was more than thrilled when Ghiradelli sent me samples of their Intense Dark chocolates as part of the Foodbuzz Tastemaker Program.  An excuse to eat chocolate?  I’m ALL. OVER. IT. Now, before I received my little tasting pack, I...
Peach Crisp With Maple Cream Sauce

Peach Crisp With Maple Cream Sauce

A few weeks ago, we got a bushel of peaches.  We’ve had them plain, diced with a little bit of cinnamon, cooked with a bit of brown sugar and half-and-half and stuffed in french toast… I’ve even canned–a peach salsa–for the first time in...
Football Sugar Cookies

Football Sugar Cookies

  So, this post really isn’t all that exciting; it’s just a few pictures of purple and white frosted sugar cookies.  But the weekend I made these was one of the happiest of my life.  This might tell you what kind of “exciting”...
Stuffed Jalepeno Topped Burgers

Stuffed Jalepeno Topped Burgers

Other than Mexican food, my very favorite food is a hamburger.  Not just any hamburger, though, ’cause there are plenty of burgers out there I won’t touch with a ten-foot pole (I’m talking to you, McDonald’s.  Let’s just ignore the fact...