Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Venison Backstrap with Balsamic Cherries and Farro

  This recipe for Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Venison Backstrap  is delicious enough, that you can just stop right there, halfway through the recipe title.  No need for further embellishments, like balsamic cherries and farro. Your family and guests will be delighted with the backstrap alone. Because my husband is an avid and successful hunter, our freezer […]


Oven Roasted Green Beans with Bacon and Onion

This recipe for Oven Roasted Green Beans with Bacon and Onion is pretty much a Facepalm Idea, for me.  It’s one of those ideas that is so obvious, it hurts. I feel the need to whack myself in the forehead, à la “V-8”, so badly does it pain me to think of all the wasted […]


Buttery, Easy, Scottish Shortbread Cookies

  There’s no cookie quite so simple, nor so sublime, as buttery, easy, Scottish Shortbread cookies. When made correctly, they are tender, flaky, and absolutely melt in your mouth. This recipe will teach you how to achieve those results.  Are Scottish Shortbread Cookies A Christmas Tradition? When I was young, shortbread was a Christmas treat. […]