Tag Archive: comfort food

Crispy Chicken With Rosemary Lemon Salt Made Even Easier

As you may have realised, I am always looking for chicken recipes, and if the dish calls for diced chicken, even better, because that’s the easiest kind. Plus, I also have some picky… Continue reading

Signature Sunday – Super Moist Banana Bread Cupcakes With Cinnamon Cream Cheese Icing

A while back, I had made those Banana Bread Brownie Bars, and they were so good that I have made them a number of times since. But the batter ┬ámakes a lot of… Continue reading

Erin, Go Brag About this Homemade Irish Soda Bread

With St. Patrick’s Day coming up, I thought it would be fun to try some Irish recipes, and decided to start simple with some Irish soda bread. When I told my kids I… Continue reading

Keeping my Eyes on These Mini Apple Pies

I love me some apple pie. Of all the pies out there, apple, in my book, is the king. But you know, it’s hard to get apple pie, other than special occasions because… Continue reading

Copycat Devil Dog Cupcakes

Just one more quick copycat Hostess/Drake’s recipe for you. When I made the copycat Yodels, I only needed half of the cake batter, so I used the rest to make these cupcakes. Using… Continue reading

The Copycat Yodels That Will Leave Them Howling for More

All this talk about the Hostess liquidation and the end of the Twinkie left me wondering, what about the Drake’s Cakes? Drake’s is the maker of treats like Ding Dongs, Ho-Ho’s and Yodels.… Continue reading

The Hostess With the Mostest – DIY Copycat Twinkie Cupcakes

Last week, America was rocked by some troubling news: Hostess, the 80-plus-year-old company that makes Twinkies announced that it would fold in the wake of a strike by its workers. It seemed that… Continue reading

A Monkey Bread Muffin Recipe that Means Business

Like me, most people had never heard of monkey bread until a few years ago, when suddenly it was everywhere. They sell it at state fairs and carnivals; I’ve even seen it on… Continue reading

Crock Pot Mashed Potatoes

It’s that time of year again, and I am always looking for an easy way to make mashed potatoes. I have two main problems with making mashed potatoes: First of all, it takes… Continue reading

Homemade Mozzarella Sticks

Speaking of foods kids like, I also tried to make breaded cheese sticks like the ones Edison likes. The photo on Pinterest looks like this: What you need 12 sticks of string cheese… Continue reading