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Thai Peanut Chicken

If you haven’t had it before, I know it sounds strange to mix peanut butter with savory ingredients like ginger, garlic, and lemongrass. The addition of peanut butter to traditional Asian ingredients creates magical flavor. If you haven’t tried it, you should start with this recipe. The peanut butter takes a back seat among theContinue reading “Thai Peanut Chicken”

Ranch Chicken Pasta Bake

Another yummy comfort food recipe for you today. Cheese, chicken, bacon, ranch, pasta….drool. I love ranch, but if you aren’t a fan, you could substitute other seasonings instead. I think this would also be good with a Mexican twist using chipotle chili powder, cumin, garlic and onion powder, and some cayenne. This recipe is reallyContinue reading “Ranch Chicken Pasta Bake”

Aviation Cocktail

Time for another fun cocktail for your weekend. I have been wanting to try this one for a while, and finally found some creme de violette at the ABC. Before we moved to NC, I was used to being able to buy liquor anywhere. In NC we can only buy alcohol other than beer andContinue reading “Aviation Cocktail”

French Baguettes

As you all know, I love to bake bread. It is so much fun, and it is one item I think is so different from store bought that after eating it you can’t go back. When I first started to be interested in bread baking, I took a Craftsy class from Peter Reinhart on breadContinue reading “French Baguettes”


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