Artesian Bread

This soft, homemade warm bread with a crispy crust is delicious and easy to make. You only need 3 ingredients, a bit of prep work and patience as it rises for a few hours. You’ll have your kitchen smelling super toasty as it bakes in the oven and I promise, you’ll be thinking of your …

Hearty Chili

Delicious, flavor-packed hearty chili is a dish most of us love. It makes an excellent appetizer when loaded on nacho chips and is a hit at family gatherings and cookouts. It’s a great meal to make with friends and kids like it too when topped with cheese and sour cream. Yum! When beef, beans and …

Garlic Butter Chicken

These savory chicken tenders are sauteed in butter, smothered in freshly chopped garlic and garnished with parsley. They can be paired with eggs for breakfast or topped on a bed of leafy mixed greens for a healthy lunch. Pair these buttery tenders with some healthy steamed veggies and you got yourself a nutrient-dense protein choice …

Butter Herb Mushrooms

Baby portabella mushrooms sauteed in butter, freshly chopped garlic, parsley, cracked black pepper and garlic salt. This low-carb/keto side dish goes great with potatoes and can be mixed with rice or your favorite pasta. You can also pile this high over your favorite protein including steak, pork, chicken or fish. And of course mixing this …

Creamy Broccoli Salad

This heart-healthy creamy broccoli salad is packed with nutrients, including dried cranberries, pumpkin seeds, onions and apple cider vinegar. It’s crunchy and sweet with a slight tangy kick to it. Enjoy it by the spoonfuls or serve it as a healthy side dish with any meal. Hope you like it as much as our family …

Potato Taquitos

These crunchy, rolled-up fried corn tortillas filled with potatoes and cheese are the ultimate comfort food on a cloudy or sunny day. These cheesy potato taquitos make an excellent appetizer for big gatherings and you can make the filling (of your choice) ahead of time. They are great to snack on with some homemade salsa, …

Spanish Rice

We have been making this rice in our family for years and it’s definitely requested often as a side dish or a main meal mixed with veggies. My kids like it for lunch and I enjoy it with eggs and refried beans in the morning. My husband is known to finish any leftovers he may …

Homemade Tortilla Chips

You can make authentic, crispy, golden brown corn tortilla chips right in your kitchen in less than 10 minutes. Add a dash of garlic salt, pile them high in a bowl and dig in. Your kids will love them along with your dogs who will stare you down as you crunch-munch on ’em. So please …

Balsamic Beets (Buraczki)

Beets (buraczki) and European roots sort of go together. Growing up in Poland, we ate beets regularly and were excited when my mother made beet soup. We had a few bowls for dinner and didn’t need much food afterwards. Beet soup filled us up and we were content with eating it again the next day. …