Sochi (Russian) Chili

Did you watch the Olympics? I only clicked on links that showed pics of the “toilet” situation and Bob Costas’ pink eyes… Then it reminded me of a recipe… My BFF married into a family that actually has a “secret” family recipe. One day during a “play” date, she (the BFF) was talking about how she … Continue reading

Pan Pizza…sorta

I picked this at the grocery this week. This was a friday night regular at our house when I was a kid and I thought it would be fun. So it is time for dinner and I realize…I don’t have any pans. I mean I used all my cookie sheets and pizza pans for the … Continue reading

Feed My Starving Children

“Mom I’m hungry”  I hear that before I even get the dishes done. I have 3 thriving, nourished, spoiled, healthy sons. I am blessed. Blessed to have things some women never dream of. Clean water, a home, medicine and food. Our church had a fundraiser last week for this wonderful charity fmsc.org. A raffle and … Continue reading

Chinese Green Beans – “sisterslice” style

When I visit a Chinese buffet (which admittedly is quite often, especially when my msg levels feel dangerously low) I head straight for those long, seasoned, glistening green beans. I’m a green bean lover anyway, I’ll eat em right out of a can when I get a chance even. I was craving them this week and … Continue reading