Favorite Fall Recipes Revisited

Favorite Fall Recipes Revisited

Fall is my absolute favorite season.     Maybe it’s because my body is still stuck on a student’s internal clock, but Fall always makes me feel ready for new beginnings.  While I love everything about the season- the crisp, cold air, the colors, pumpkins and scarecrows, Halloween(!)- one of my favorite things about fall … Continue reading

Late Summer Grilling: Beef and Chicken Fajitas

Late Summer Grilling: Beef and Chicken Fajitas

I have been meaning to post this recipe for ages now and haven’t gotten around to it for some reason.  Wade grilled these fajitas way back on Father’s Day.  Now that the days are beginning to shorten and Fall is just around the corner, the days for grilling will soon be over.  I can’t think … Continue reading

Quick Summer Squash with Preserved Lemon

Quick Summer Squash with Preserved Lemon

This recipe is so easy it almost isn’t a recipe.  I love preserved lemons and make a quart jar every winter, but sometimes it is hard to find ways to use them.  Chicken Tagine with green olives is a favorite as is rice pilaf, but they are also great with a simple baked chicken with … Continue reading

A Bit of Early Season Preserving

A Bit of Early Season Preserving

I haven’t really been experimenting around in the kitchen much lately. Sometimes it’s nice to fall back on old favorites or try someone else’s creations.  I’ve mostly been making recipes from other bloggers and my newest cookbook, The Homesick Texan, which was a graduation gift from Mom and Dad.  Oh how I adore this cookbook! … Continue reading