Flank steaks marinated and pan-seared are a carnivore’s dream come true.
Archives for March 2012
You know what I really love about coffee cakes? You bake them and they’re done. There’s no frosting or glaze needed, they are already perfect! This treat is a sour cream coffee cake with a filling of slightly sweetened cream cheese. So good, I’ve made three of them this week!
There’s no need to buy the box in the freezer section, when it is ridiculously easy to make it at home.
These super-easy cheese sticks make a great side dish for with dinner….or even an afternoon snack.
I just love this bread. It has Mozzarella, Feta, Olives…it is so good, I’d just as soon skip the dinner and have the bread!
Ropa Vieja is a crockpot Cuban dish, and you can make this as spicy or as mild as you like. Since it is a crockpot recipe, it is perfect for a busy weeknight dinner.
These bars have a great crunchy texture, with the creamy, lemony and not-too-sweet filling. Mmmmm.
Yesterday, my daughter and I headed to downtown Fairbanks to enjoy the event.
Last night I saw the best show yet of the Aurora Borealis. I headed outdoors around 10:45 pm, and it was -5 degrees outside.
Easy & delicious, these sliders will surely satisfy! Of course these were seriously given the stamp of approval by my soldier.
There is a television show that I’m sure many people have heard of, called "Army Wives." I almost hate to admit it…because yes, it is totally a "girl show" …not what I usually watch…but I like it. I have watched it since it began. The newest season just started, and I have to say, I’m…
Enjoy this thick, and effortless stew tonight!
These cupcakes were inspired by my new favorite barista creation of the same name. They are absolutely heavenly.
There’s no need to buy the bottled stuff, when you can make it yourself!
I absolutely love using mason jars for storage in my pantry and cabinets. I use my label maker to make labels for the jars, unless their contents are clearly identifiable…like chocolate chips.
These pancakes are light as a feather, and melt in your mouth. Make these soon!
This simple to make Syrup is a great addition to your pancakes, waffles or other yummy dish. We had this the other day on fluffy, ricotta pancakes.
Jerky from the store can be ridiculously expensive. Why not try making your own?
I was lamenting one day about the lack of pride some military wives take in themselves, and how I wish they would do a better job of representing themselves, their husbands, and all of us Military Wives as a whole. I was discussing this with someone at one of my volunteer "jobs" and he smiled,…
This easy dinner is a favorite meatless meal. Creamy pasta with just a little kick.
This is an “All-Purpose” seasoning, sort of like a seasoning salt…but less salt and more flavor.
Homemade All-Purpose Seasoning Print Conni Dahl Smith | The Foodie Army Wife This is an “All-Purpose” seasoning, sort of like a seasoning salt…but less salt and more flavor. Ingredients 1 Tb Salt 1 Tb Paprika 1 Tb Garlic Powder 2 tsp Black Pepper 1/1/2 tsp Cayenne Pepper 1½ tsp Onion Powder 1½ tsp Thyme…