Italian Lemon Almond Olive Oil Cake

The Fresh-Pressed Olive Oil Club sent me three varieties of their olive oil to try. This post contains affiliate links to their product. If you purchase their product, using my link, I earn a small commission.    Ever since I had an Italian Lemon Almond Olive Oil Cake for dessert … [Read More...]

Jeweled Rice with Dried Fruits and Pistachios

Jeweled Rice with Dried Fruits and Pistachios is an Iranian speciality, a rice dish that is often served at wedding banquets, and is known in Farsi as tah dig. Tah means "bottom" and dig means "pot". Thus, the name of the dish, quite literally, means "bottom of the pot". This refers to the … [Read More...]

Four Good, Affordable Red Wines at Trader Joe’s

 In today’s post, I’m going to share recommendations for four good, affordable red wines from Trader Joe’s. I’m doing this because I needed those recommendations MYSELF, and I figure if I’m having a problem choosing delicious, good, affordable red wines, I’m probably not the only one.   If you’re anything like me, looking at the […]

How to Make Homemade Ricotta Cheese With a Sous Vide

  If you’re looking for an easy recipe for how to make homemade ricotta cheese, you’ve come to the right place. Cheese making is somewhat mysterious to most folks, but oh, how we do crave the stuff!!! Don’t you think it would be kind of fun to learn how to actually make cheese, at home? […]

Homemade Granola with My Favorite Stuff

Some links you click on within this post are affiliate links. If you purchase something using that link, my blog makes a teency weency commission, at no extra cost to you.  Who doesn’t get excited when they discover a granola with all their favorite stuff in it? Now, YOU can make that granola! OK, so […]

Luscious Mushrooms with Creamy Polenta Recipe

You won’t believe the flavor that the combination of soy sauce and butter bring to sautéed mushrooms in this vegetarian recipe for Luscious Mushrooms with Creamy Polenta! I made this dish for my husband and myself one night, and it was love at first bite! It was so good, in fact, that we immediately decided […]

What’s a Good Dog Food for a German Shepherd?

This is a sponsored post, in that the product we tried was sent to me free of charge to try by TruDog. It contains affiliate links, and if you order something from TruDog, using one of my links, it will add no extra cost to you, but will help me earn a bit of money. […]

Five Ingredient Meyer Lemon Grilled Chicken: an Easy Weeknight Recipe

I love this five ingredient Meyer Lemon Grilled Chicken recipe for several reasons. First of all, it’s DELICIOUS! And it’s so EASY, you almost don’t need a recipe. It’s the perfect easy grilled chicken recipe for a weeknight meal! What Kind of Chicken Should I Use for Meyer Lemon Grilled Chicken? You can use the […]

Panama City Beach: Make Some Memories #MyPCB

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Panama City Beach for IZEA Worldwide. All opinions are 100% mine. If you’ve ever vacationed in or around the Panama City Beach area, along the Gulf coast in Florida, you were probably holding your breath, as I was, last October, when Hurricane […]

A Review of TruDog Dog Food Products and an Unboxing Video Starring Gus

While this post was not sponsored by TruDog, it does contain affiliate links. They help me earn a bit of money, at no extra cost to you.  Most dog owners are looking for the very best dog food they can possibly find. Maybe, like I am, you’re looking for dog products that are high in […]

Chicken Marbella

Chicken Marbella is one of those dishes that has been around for what is seemingly forever, yet to this day, I find many friends who have yet to try it. If you are one of those folks who have not tried it, but this post  persuades you to give it a go, well…you’re likely to […]

I Created My Own Cookbook: The BIG Reveal and a Giveaway

This post is sponsored by CreateMyCookbook; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I created my own cookbook with CreateMyCookbook, and now it’s time for the BIG REVEAL! And it’s ALSO time for a GIVEAWAY to help you write YOUR own cookbook!!  I told you all a few weeks ago that I had written […]