grandma’s cottage pear salad

This is one of my go-to, easy recipes to go with casseroles, meat loaf, quiche, and other comfort foods. The contrast of the cold, sweet pears and the creamy cottage cheese make this a wonderful accompaniment to almost any hot dish, and I think they look so cheerful on the plate. Yum! to serve approximately…

amish oatmeal cream whoopie pies

Are you a fan of the Little Debbie Oatmeal Cream Pies? I always liked them when I was younger, but I had one recently and was sort of surprised that they didn’t taste the way I remembered them. I had been thinking about trying the homemade version when I came across this little gem of…

easy deep dish ravioli lasagna

Last night I was in the mood for some Italian comfort food, but I didn’t feel like spending hours in the kitchen. What to make? Easy Ravioli Lasagna, of course! It goes together in a flash and tastes every bit as good as a lasagna you’d spend hours making. No need to boil noodles. Just…

LOVE IN A BOWL ~ A Collection of 80 Soups, Stews, Chowders, Chilis, and Bisques

Hello, Lovelies! I’ve been busy as a little bee working on this collection of beautiful soups, stews, chowders, bisques, and chilis just for you! Looking for something fancy? Try Julia Child’s Boeuf Bourguignon. Something hearty? Try my friend Danielle’s Cozycakes Cottage Crock Pot Beef Stew. Something elegant? How about a lovely bowl of Lobster Bisque…