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Close up of spoonful of corncasserole.

Corn Soufflé

Corn Soufflé, simple and delicious corn casserole, an easy side dish for the holidays, and a family favorite! Thanksgiving is fast approaching and that means I’ll be making this corn casserole for PB&G.  She calls it corn soufflé, but technically speaking, it’s not really a soufflé.  But I can’t call this anything else. So who is …

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Grilled corn salad in serving bowl with spoon.

Grilled Corn Salad

Grilled Corn Salad with seasonal sweet corn and farm-fresh vegetables in a delicious honey-lime dressing. We’ve been grilling a lot of corn this summer for dinner.  Just tossing the ears of corn on the grill, not even shucking them first.  Meathead cooks them until they are charred and almost black all over.  The husks and …

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Napa Cabbage Salad

Asian ramen noodle salad, crunchy chopped napa cabbage with toasted ramen noodles and nuts in a sweet soy dressing.  The best version of that slaw recipe with the ramen noodles you’ll ever have ~ fresh, flavorful and a hit at gatherings. Do you guys remember (or still make) Oriental cole slaw?  I don’t think that’s PC …

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Apricot jam in glass jar.

Apricot Jam

Simple apricot jam with seasonal fresh apricots and sugar, small batch recipe for a jar or two that’ll keep in refrigerator for several months, if it even lasts that long!

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Honey’s Potato Salad

Honey’s creamy old-fashioned potato salad recipe with sour cream-mayonnaise dressing and dill, a different twist on the standard version. This easy to make traditional red potato salad is perfect for picnics, potlucks and family get togethers. I had a great Mother’s Day, I hope you did too.  After the exhausting move, I went home to Chicago for …

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Pear and Blue Cheese Salad

Fall is finally here and so are pears.  They just started popping up in the grocery stores.  Seasonal stuff is always so good.  This is definitely the best time for winter squash and sweet potatoes.  And pears. I was thinking the other day about a salad I used to make all the time when I …

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