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Blueberry Watermelon Salad and Yellowstone National Park

Blueberry Watermelon Salad and Yellowstone National Park

This summer Jerry, Carver and I went to Yellowstone National Park.  It was absolutely stunning, a surprise at every turn.  However, when it came to deciding what recipe to pair with this adventure, I have been at a loss.  Although the tourist shops have discovered […]

Papa Frites (Homemade French Fries) and a Schützenfest

Papa Frites (Homemade French Fries) and a Schützenfest

Click here to skip to the recipe: Papa Frites & Aioli (homemade mayo) The summer Jerry and I met he went on a 10 day whirlwind excursion with a group of friends to England, France, and Germany.  The fellow who organized the trip had distant […]

Restaurant Style Filet Mignon

Restaurant Style Filet Mignon

No Introduction Needed This herb butter topped restaurant style filet mignon needs no introduction.  It stands on it’s own.  No story needed.   Because there’s no need to fire up the grill, it’s perfect for any time of year, regardless of rain, shine, snow, or […]

Parsley Mussel Salad from Marseilles

Parsley Mussel Salad from Marseilles

Click here to go straight to the recipe: Parsley Mussel Salad “My mom makes the best mussel salad!”  Claudie said as she dialed France.   Her dad answered and I heard was… Actually, it was all in French so I can’t tell you what I heard, but she got […]

A Gazpacho Recipe to Die For – Women on the Verge

A Gazpacho Recipe to Die For – Women on the Verge

To get right to the point… er recipe: Gazpacho Recipe Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, written and directed by Pedro Almodovar, is a seriously funny film.  I can’t eat gazpacho without thinking about it.  In the movie, the wife and mistress, plot […]

Things to do in St. Louis plus a Stellar Key Lime Pie

Things to do in St. Louis plus a Stellar Key Lime Pie

Here’s my recipe for the Best Key Lime Pie on the planet!  Not joking.  I make it gluten free by using Nairn’s gluten free graham crackers but it works well with any graham cracker if your not gluten sensitive.  If you give it a shot let me know what you think.

Risotto: What Not to Bring to a Picnic

Risotto: What Not to Bring to a Picnic

This month Jerry and I will be married for 9 years.  Holy Cow that went by fast!  Last night we were reminiscing about our courtship and when I first made risotto. An Old Fashion Courtship One of the many things I love about Jerry is […]

Inspired Sous Vide Fried Chicken Salad

Inspired Sous Vide Fried Chicken Salad

Mikey made me a Fried Chicken Salad that was over the top.  The chicken is so juicy, crispy, and hot over buttermilk herb ranch laced bib lettuce.  And those crunchy sweet potato straws?!! Love those!!!