Quick! Help Me Create Some Meals with the Massive Harvest!

Harvest

Whew. Got back from the Tenth Annual BlogHer conference in San Jose feeling a bit nervous. I mean, I called everyday to say hello to the hubby and … [Read more...]

Cucumber Season Means Home Made Pickles!

Pickles

I like cucumbers as much as the next person, but too much of anything is just...to much. I'm very, VERY new to the world of canning and preserves, and … [Read more...]

Yummy Paleo Brownies for Weekend Barbecue!

The Paleo Kitchen, Civilized Caveman, healthy, Paleo, DIY, cooking, brownie, entertaining, sweets, chocolate, health, lifestyle, kitchen, eating, nutrition, dietary, black women

When I decided to give paleo the old college try, I thought my beloved Kitchenaid mixer was doomed to go into early retirement. I'd made so many … [Read more...]

Baked Chicken with Rosemary, Fig and Mushroom Sauce

recipes, cooking, mushroom sauce, figs, sauce, entertaining, food, dining, home, Chef Bob, DIY, health, nutrition, wellness, chicken, rosemary, herbs, foodie, organic,

I've always liked figs. It's like the perfect combo of sweet, squishy and crunchy. One day I was eating my once-daily ration and thought, … [Read more...]

Cooking with Lavender: Yummy Honey and Herb Glaze for Chicken Thighs

Cookingwith Lavender-2

  When I think of lavender, I think of lotions, soaps and scrubs. I sometimes forget that lavender (particularly English lavender) is used as … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Alaskan Snow Crab Pasta Primavera

Crab_Pasta_Primavera

Alaskan Snow Crab Pasta Primavera Serves 24. Having a party, or just want to impress your friends?  This is the ultimate party food. A fresh veggie … [Read more...]

Chef Bob’s Boston Baked Beans

cooking, recipes, dining, entertainment, domestic, kitchen, DIY, food, Chef Bob, beans, protein, foodie, cooking, boston baked beans, chef,

Boston Baked Beans When it comes to summer picnics, I look forward to a handful of things: blackened hot dogs on the grill, sweet corn on the cob, … [Read more...]

Cheddar Bacon And Scallion Souffle

Soufflé, cheddar cheese, cream, ramekins, butter, flour, milk, egg whites, chocolate, vanilla, bacon, scallions, cooking, dining, entertaining, meals, recipes, cooking,

Cheddar Bacon And Scallion Soufflé Soufflé is a lightly baked cake made with egg yolks and beaten egg whites combined with various other … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Braised Oxtails with Mushrooms Recipe

recipe, cooking, beef, DIY, dining, entertaining, dinner, winter, meals, preparation, family, eating, cooking, Chef Bob

Braised Oxtails with Mushrooms Recipe Flavorful beef oxtails are braised in wine and chicken stock with mushrooms, leeks, garlic, and herbs. Plan … [Read more...]

Yum-Delish!! Monkey Bread (Made from scratch)

brunch, weekend, from scratch, recipe, chef bob, sticky, sweet, dessert, treat, scratch, cooking, dining, entertaining, indulgence, cook,

Monkey Bread (Made from scratch) Whereas traditional Monkey Bread is made from canned biscuits, this healthier version builds a base from scratch … [Read more...]