Pizza Chicken Recipe

In a recent post about Sunnyside Farms Organic Herb products, I mentioned that they carry gourmet dried herbs and spice blends. In today’s post, I’d like to tell you about the spice blends that are available on their website, and share a recipe I developed using one of those spice blends. The recipe is for a dish I’m […]


Pasta Carbonara with Homemade Bread Crumbs

People often ask me for suggestions for meals that are quick, easy, delicious, and frugal, and Pasta Carbonara with Homemade Bread Crumbs is just such a recipe. When life’s circumstances are just so hectic – like during the holidays, for example – that there’s no TIME to get to the grocery store, you need a […]


Purple Hull Peas with Bacon and Rice

Purple Hull Peas with Bacon and Rice are nothing but good Southern cooking! They are very similar to black-eyed peas, and you can use this recipe to cook black-eyed peas. But I didn’t grow up eating them. Field Peas: the Overarching Category Over 10 years ago, back when we lived in town, I determined to […]