Category Archive: Holidays: Take a peak into our life. How fun!

Palo Santo Wood Beer Braised Baby Backs

  Update It has been a busy and stressful fall for us. So busy that I haven’t had much time to cook. Kinda bums me out. I also have several new recipes I need to get posted. It takes a lot of time to keep up on a food blog. From photography to writing witty …

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Shrimp Scampi Pasta

  This is a continuation to our Mother’s Day dinner. This scrumptious pasta accompanied the beer braised baby back ribs. The recipe is simple. My version was inspired by the Food Network Kitchens. Only, I added more garlic and lemon. I also bought already-cooked jumbo shrimp, and served it over Linguini. Because I served it …

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Holy Moses White Ale Potato Salad

Featured in Taste of Home Simple & Delicious This potato salad and the Kale salad are great for hot, outdoor picnics because it does not call for mayo. It calls for beer. And, who doesn’t like beer? I’m not a potato salad fan, but I have to say, “I really love this.” I’m not a …

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Beer Cocktail – Celebrating Independence Day

  It’s Saturday at 10 AM. Instead of coffee, I wanted to come up with a cool layered drink for July 4th. After trying to layer in a few liqueurs, I failed. I’m a drinker, not a bartender. Don’t judge me. After realizing it’s now 10:30 AM, I couldn’t pour it down the kitchen sink, …

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Caramelized Lace – For any dessert!

  For my Mother’s Day dinner, I served baby back ribs and shrimp scampi along with this sweet delight for dessert. This idea came to me when I heard the story of Glen and his mom loving a dessert, they once shared, with a crunchy lace topping. They tried to explain it several times to …

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Easter Sunday 2012

photo by Jenny MacBeth

The Boy and I spent our Easter Sunday with my family. My sister’s house is always filled with a buffet of mouth-watering foods. We ate so much that we went hiking that evening. – Work hard to play hard. Here are a few photos of food, family and fun.         “C is …

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