Roasted Bone Marrow and bacon onion jam

Roasted Bone Marrow and bacon onion jam

Bone marrow is one of those expensive appetizers or small plate items on the menu. They are delicious on a toasted baguette and some kind of onion jam. However, you can roast bone marrow at home. Not all butchers will cut the bone marrow lengthwise…

Hot Tea drinking

Hot Tea drinking

At the age of forty drinking hot tea takes on a whole new meaning for me. It went to infrequently in my teens, twenties even early thirties because I was into other beverages. When I was a kid I drank a lo sugary ice teas,…

Marshmallows!

Marshmallows!

My favorites website for making marshmallows is King Arthur’s https://www.kingarthurflour.com/recipes/homemade-marshmallows-recipe My best tips for making successful homemade marshmallows always have a candy thermometer on hand you can’t do this without it. I suppose you could but the gaging of when the corn syrup and water…

Braided Bread:  4 and 5 stranded braid

Braided Bread: 4 and 5 stranded braid

Practice makes perfect as I have heard from my instructors when it comes to braiding bread. Popular braided breads like Challah and milk bread. I love a good egg wash on all braided breads, as it brings in a nice golden crust color when it…

Potstickers

Potstickers Potsticker skins 3 cups of Flour Wheat flour or all-purpose flour 1 1/2 Teaspoon of salt 1 cup of hot water 1 cup of cold water Potsticker

How to Make : Whole30: Red Potato salad

How to Make : Whole30: Red Potato salad

  This is a very basic simple Whole30 compliant red potato salad. You can add celery to it like. I made this based on what I had on hand at the moment. It can be made up to three days ahead and refrigerate it and…

Whole30 Journey

Whole30 Journey

It’s been about a third of the way through to on Whole30 I feel there is progress. I feel I am getting healthier but I miss and crave things I use to eat. I miss simple foods like toast and jam. What I don’t miss…

Knife Skills Safety Tips

Knife Skills Safety Tips

Everybody knows knife skills are fun to learn. However, did you also know that knife skills also means safety and precise cutting methods means best cooking results? As much as it is fun to cut, it is not fun to cut yourself. A lot of…

Pumpkin Cake

Pumpkin Cake

It’s that time of year again where we make pumpkin everything. For me, I like to make two kinds of pumpkin treats, pumpkin pie and pumpkin cake. It’s a simple recipe to follow, as this recipe is interchangeable with carrot cake. I love King Arthur…

Crab Rangoon

Crab Rangoon

Crab rangoon is a popular fast food fried appetizer found at many Chinese food restaurants. Crab rangoon is a hot cream cheese filling using imitation crab sticks. That’s right. Crab rangoon isn’t actually made with real crab meat, but with imitation crab meat. The imitation…