Monthly Archives: July 2016

Cucumber and Peach Salad

So weird it works. That is how the recipe described this dish. And I have to agree. This is not a pairing I would normally think about. But, it was pretty darn good. Surprisingly good in a way. You can … Continue reading

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Crockpot Tex Mex Round Steak

As I’ve mentioned before, we usually get either a half or quarter of a cow each year which typically gives us enough meat for the entire year (a half definitely does). And while you get everything you want at a … Continue reading

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Spiced Salmon Kabobs 

We do not eat as much fish as we probably should (given the health benefits). I like fish but often our option seems to be plain whitefish fillets and that gets boring (no matter what you put on them). So … Continue reading

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Blueberry Hand Pies

This recipe falls squarely in the category of something that was good, but maybe not worth the effort. You can read the recipe here.  Now, the basic reason I say it wasn’t worth the effort is the dough. The dough … Continue reading

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Pappardelle with Pork Sugo and Hazelnuts

This is another recipe that has been on the list for awhile, waiting for the right time to make it. And by right time, I mean an opportunity where I had the proper amount of time to make this. All … Continue reading

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Blueberry Buckle 

I decided to make this recipe for two main reasons. First, was that it was an Alton Brown recipe and, well, usually his stuff is really good. Second, it was blueberry. Blueberries aren’t my favorite but they do rank up … Continue reading

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Pineapple Upside Down Bundt Cake 

This post is more about the method of making the cake than the recipe. Especially when the recipe uses a boxed cake mix. Nothing wrong with that but it is a pretty standard recipe. I took screen shots of this … Continue reading

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