Garlic Roasted Asparagus with Parmesan Cheese

roasted asparagus

When I met my husband, he was convinced that asparagus was the most disgusting, slimy, revolting vegetable on the planet. “You’ve never had my asparagus,” I told him. He’d only eaten asparagus out of a can, soggy and salty and mush. That is no way to eat any vegetable, but especially fragile asparagus spears. The […]

10 Ways to Use Corn Flakes (Without a Cereal Bowl)

how to use cornflakes

If you’re only using your cornflakes for breakfast, you are missing out on some tasty treats. How many of these have you tried? 10 Ways to Use Corn Flakes (Without a Cereal Bowl) Replace bread crumbs or fried onions. Many casseroles call for bread crumbs or fried onions on top. Even simple mac & cheese […]

10 Uses for a Pizza Stone

what to cook on a baking stone

Baking stones are heavy and take up a lot of space. And yet I own at least a dozen of them. I love my baking stones. I have all shapes and sizes, ranging from small flat ones to big, heavy 9x13s to a couple of covered bakers. It’s like a little family of cookware. A […]

Chicken Tetrazzini

chicken teterazzini

Joe made this pasta dish this week, and (after it was prepared), he informed me that I would not like it. He said it was bland and lacked spices. Terrific, Dear! I never had any tetrazzini before, so I didn’t know what to expect. After his proclamation, I considered going out to eat. By myself. […]

Zucchini Parmesan

Zucchini Parmesan

I’m seeing zucchini recipes everywhere lately. I love seeing how other people use them during this time of year when they’re coming out our ears. We’ve eaten enough zucchini this summer to make us green. Zucchini eggs. Zucchini muffins. Zucchini cake. Cheese stuffed zucchini. Chicken and cheese stuffed zucchini. Zucchini with pasta and chicken. Pasta […]

Another Supper Saved by a Muffin Tin

Eating a muffin tin meal

We are having such a hard time convincing Grace to eat these days. It’s unreal. It’s not that she refuses to eat everything. She happily eats ice cream, blueberry cereal bars, oatmeal, and fruit. But if it looks like supper? Forget it. So… muffin tins have come to my rescue. Most recently, I have been […]