Category: Main Dishes

Bird’s Nest

I thought it was a good idea to eat something somewhat “healthy” for dinner last night after indulging in fried chicken livers three meals in a row… This is an incredibly simple and gorgeous meal. It looked so pretty I hated to poke my…

Fried Chicken Livers & Smashed Potatoes with Pan Gravy

A meal like this is just where all of those bacon drippings you’ve been hoarding come in handy. You do that too, right? This is how I keep my bacon drippings in the fridge. It lasts a very, very, long time and then you…

A Mish Mash of Life

Roasting a chicken at 9:30 AM in 90 degree weather…why not? I’ve been addicted to these three seasonings lately. We do have central air conditioning, but with several days in a row of very hot weather, even the air conditioner let’s out a sigh…

Easy Pasta Night

I’m noticing that since we made the decision to move and have put the house up for sale, that “easy” has been my go to word for a lot of things. It’s weird when your house is up for sale because you feel like…

Braised Beef Over Garlic Mashed Potatoes

We’ve had a few blustery, chilly, days in my neck of the woods. That usually automatically puts me into the comfort food zone. Yesterday I made a big pot of homemade soup with homemade bread. Today it’s braised beef with sun-dried tomatoes and roasted…

Sunday Dinner

Sunday is my favorite day of the week. I’m not sure what it is about it really, but I love it. Maybe it’s because we are saying goodbye to the week behind us, which was hopefully successful and peaceful, and preparing to say hello…

A Spring Dinner To Remember

Spring has finally arrived in the form of beautiful, sunny, skies and pleasantly warm weather! We had what seemed like an unusually long winter, but somehow I remember saying the same thing last year… not really sure if it’s true, but I think it…