Cheddar Bacon and Kale Strudel

OMG, you guys, I’m about to do the unthinkable…I am posting a recipe about KALE!   It’s something I said I would never do.  “Life is too short for kale”, I said, “Don’t you dare put kale in my smoothie”,  I said. I always tease  my friend Ginny because she is such a healthy eater Continue Reading…

Happy Birthday Haluski!

It’s my birthday today and I’m hanging onto the tail end of the 30’s with a death grip.  Well, I was this morning and then after a nice cup of coffee and a decision to sluff work, I felt much better and was able to embrace it. I used to want to go shopping on my birthday and Continue Reading…

Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts

So you think you don’t like Brussels sprouts, hmm? Please don’t say such harsh things!  At least not until you try this recipe. This is my second dish in the line up of fabulous Thanksgiving sides that are sure to cause you to have to undo the top button of your pants!  The even more Continue Reading…

Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oh, yes I did.  I added a full pound of thick cut bacon to a double batch of already decadent, chunky, gooey, homemade chocolate chip cookies. THEY WERE THE BOMB. I decided to respond to the little voice inside my head that was nagging me about not having any dessert posts on the blog.  This Continue Reading…