Looking for a simple recipe that can provide the basis for a filling meal? Here’s one you can make on a busy day that doesn’t require a lot of attention: beef and rice, cooked in a crockpot. This recipe is easy, uncomplicated, and very adaptable to many meal plans. Let’s get started.
Comfort Food, Made Easy A friend of mine reminded me of this old stand-by from my bachelor days last week. Strange that I would be thinking of stew during a summer week when the temperature has been … [Read More...]
Whether comfort food for a cold winter night or something to bring to a picnic or your church potluck, fried chicken is a favorite for many people. This recipe for oven-fried chicken is an easy main … [Read More...]
This is one of the first Italian recipes my dad taught me when I was just starting cooking. It's a traditional red sauce that is very adaptable. Beyond serving with noodle-type pasta, you could also … [Read More...]
Wine and Cider
The Winter 2015 batch of Apple Pie Cyser has been bottled and is now moving into history. Unlike 2013 and 2014, there were some unexpected... events... that affected the final product. It seemed like … [Read More...]
One of the nice things about home winemaking (including cider-making) is that you can do it on a very limited budget and still get enjoyable results. For example, if you're making cider, you can make … [Read More...]
Depending on where you live, Fall has either arrived or is just around the corner. If you were graced with easy, slower summer days, that's over with. School is starting, and all of the usual fall … [Read More...]