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Slow Cooker Bread Pudding

Looking for a great way to use up the leftover bread? Make comforting bread pudding. I let my bread get stale just to make this timeless recipe. Frugal cooks have been making this concoction...

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African Chicken and Yam Tagine

Today is the feast day of St. Charles Lwanga and his companions.  According to American Catholic, St Charles Lwanga was one of 22 Ugandan martyrs, Charles Lwanga is the patron saint of youth and Catholic...

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Fruit Salad for Trinity Sunday

The Holy Trinity is hard to explain through food. I do however try to turn food into traditions every chance I get. I also try the best I can to incorporate local and in...

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Dirty Rice

My take on this popular Cajun recipe calls for both ground beef and pork to give this rice dish its characteristic “dirty” look.

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Pentecost Parfaits

These Pentecost Parfaits are full of strawberry goodness. They are simple enough for the kids to make and perfect to celebrate the birthday of the Catholic Church.

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Goat Cheese Stuffed Burger with Fig and Onion Jam

Tired of the same old burger? This goat cheese stuffed alternative will wake up your taste buds. Don’t you love cooking with Goat Cheese?

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An Ascension Picnic

The commemoration of Jesus ascension into heaven is today. There is a tradition in some areas to have a picnic. Here in Virginia the weather is warm and is a perfect day for a...

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Allys Kitchen and her Cookbook

Not sure if I mentioned it but I am a part of a Facebook group called the Bohos. It is a very fun and friendly group run by my friend Alice Phillips. We all...

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Chocolate Walnut Pie

Pull out all the stops with this ultra rich dessert.  It is the classic combo of chocolate and walnuts baked together in a unforgettably delicious pie.

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Watermelon Lemonade

This different yet refreshing Lemonade is perfect for your next shindig. It is perfect served as is or you can add a bit of kick to it by adding a splash of vodka.