My Favorite Rice Recipe

The BOMB rice

I am a HUGE fan of Alton Brown - I give him total credit for learning how to cook. I watched the shows and read the books...I think it was because he added the SCIENCE into the explanation of cooking. When you have an understanding of the basics, it's easy to adapt them into more complex dishes. This has become one of our favorite recipes, and a go-to side dish - it's highly adaptable - you can ...

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Easiest Yummiest Potatoes Ever!

Yummy potatoes

Are you noticing a theme here? It seems I have a thing for EASY recipes. I don't deny that at all - but when a recipe is THIS good? Simple is better. I learned this from a friend, and it's been one of my husband's favorites. It's NOT the healthiest dish, but you can make modifications to make it a little healthier. A little butter goes a long way! [print_this] Rustic Potatoes 6-8 ...

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Mexican Chicken Casserole

This is a re-post of a recipe I created a few years ago - its gotten a lot more mileage since then thenks to pinterest, and the awesome picture my friend Ali took when she tried it...enjoy! This is one of my family's favorite dishes~and my most asked-for recipe... Photo, courtesy the lovely Ali (now blogging at Jam hands) Mexican Chicken Casserole Serves 4-6 Pre-heat oven to 350-f ...

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