Your breakfast idea for the weekend starts with Trader Joe’s sriracha ranch

You don’t need to go to the big city for the best breakfast in America. You can have it at home, and all it takes is Trader Joe’s sriracha ranch … Continue reading Your breakfast idea for the weekend starts with Trader Joe’s sriracha ranch

Recipe Review: Sausage, Ricotta, and Spinach-Stuffed Pasta Shells

I love to cook, but I can’t take credit for cooking this or for the recipe. It was fantastic: sausage, ricotta, and spinach-stuffed shells. Kristi was the chef, and this … Continue reading Recipe Review: Sausage, Ricotta, and Spinach-Stuffed Pasta Shells

Yankee potato soup recipe cures what ails you — and it’s stupid easy

Everybody should have three or four dishes they can whip up from memory. They don’t have to be fancy. In fact, this time of year, comfort food rules the roost, … Continue reading Yankee potato soup recipe cures what ails you — and it’s stupid easy

The world’s easiest slow-cooker pot roast comes to $4 per (huge) serving

One of my New Year’s resolutions for 2018 is to cook more in my slow cooker. I’m no chef, and I’m not fancy, but I’m a big believer that cooking … Continue reading The world’s easiest slow-cooker pot roast comes to $4 per (huge) serving

8 New Year’s resolutions for 2018

New Year’s 2018 greeted the United States with a deep freeze, colder weather than we’ve seen in these parts in half a decade. For me, that meant an evening indoors … Continue reading 8 New Year’s resolutions for 2018