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How to Find Morel Mushrooms in Illinois

How to Find Morel Mushrooms in Illinois

Jump to recipe: Sous Vide Chicken Breast with Morel Mushroom Sauce Being a novice morel hunter myself, I sat down with Firefly Grill’s own Dean Samuel (Kristie’s dad) and chatted with him about how to find morel mushrooms here in the midwest.  Gray, white, and […]

Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe- Our Family’s Favorite!

Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe- Our Family’s Favorite!

Jump to: Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe Sometimes we come across a recipe that is so good it takes us completely by surprise.  This is exactly what happened with this Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe.  Since we usually have a big family dinner on Sundays and I […]

Pimento Cheese Sandwich & a Golfer’s Guide to the 19th Hole

Pimento Cheese Sandwich & a Golfer’s Guide to the 19th Hole

Jump to recipe: Pimento Cheese Sandwich I’ve always associated Pimento Cheese with Texas.  Why?  I have no idea, except maybe because my mom used to always make it when I was a little girl and she’s from San Antonio.  It wasn’t until Jerry introduced me […]

Deviled Eggs with Candied Bacon

Deviled Eggs with Candied Bacon

Jump to recipe: Deviled Eggs with Candied (Millionaire) Bacon I am so deliriously happy warmer weather is right around the corner, I can’t even begin to express myself… except maybe by talking incessantly about picnics.  Yes, I am definitely on a picnic kick.  And whether […]

Rock the Cradle Breakfast Casserole with Tricia Yearwood and The Bakery Cos.

Rock the Cradle Breakfast Casserole with Tricia Yearwood and The Bakery Cos.

A few weeks ago, my friend Cordia (Founder of The Bakery Cos.) invited Jerry, my parents (Don and Nancy), and I to the Rock the Cradle fundraiser benefiting the NICU at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN.  The event was held at the picturesque country chic Loveless […]

Tomato Cheddar Soup

Tomato Cheddar Soup

This time of year, tomatoes are almost ripening faster than we can pick them.  Almost.   If you have any tomato plants I hope you’re able to pick them faster than the critters can get to them.  If you have more than you need, this tomato […]

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Every now and then a recipe comes across and it is universally loved.  This is one.  I like to make it for people who have never had it, just to see if they will be the first not to like it.  Oh sure, friends are polite and […]