Chipolte Black Bean Burger

Here in Virginia it is starting to look like spring. Thank goodness for that, I was starting to wonder if it would ever get here. The beautiful blooms on the trees and the way...


Honey Roasted Tomatoes

These wonderful gems are flavor missiles. They sure are and they are very addictive. I know that the cook time for these are two hours, but if you are puttering around the house anyway,...


Lemon drop for #Inafriday

Hi everyone, it is the first Friday of the month so you know what that means? You bet, it is Ina Friday. I got the idea for this recipe from the episode of Barefoot...


Fake Chicken Stuffed Shells

I have a new best friend.  I call it quasi chicken. Hey don’t judge. Coming up with meatless ideas during Lent can get a bit tricky. The hubbie doesn’t like this, or monkey girl...


Red Lentils and Sausage

Did you know lentils are one of the oldest foods on the planet? It is believed they were eaten as far back as 7000 BC. It is no wonder, lentils are full of protein,...

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Burrito Bake

The hubster is not a fan of Mexican food. Can you believe that? He will eat just about everything except Mexican. Monkey Girl is just now really enjoying it. Her favorite is the carnita...


Vanilla Pavlova for SRC

I love this time of month, you guessed it it is Secret Recipe  Club time. I love seeing all the delicious recipes that everyone in this group has to offer. It brings me so much inspiration...


Balsamic Braised Beef Ribs

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Irish Coffee

I am not sure if you know it, but I am Irish Catholic. I would like to say I know a little bit about Irish customs, being that my ancestors came from there. Until...


Irish Milk Punch (Scailtin)

This Irish Milk Punch also known as Scaltin is a very old Irish recipe. It is sweetened with honey and has lots of Jameson to make things even more fun. It is almost Saint...