Bookshelf

December 27, 2020

Skinnytaste Meal Prep – by Gina Homolka

Gina Homolka has still got it!  Her newest book Skinnytaste Meal Prep is as good or better than her other three cookbooks. I love that after owning and cooking from ALL of Gina’s cookbooks as much […]
December 27, 2020

Fondue – Bob and Coleen Simmons

In the past, most of our friends and family have always chosen to celebrate New Year’s Eve by going out. This year in our state due to COVID there is not one restaurant or bar open […]
November 30, 2020

100 Cookies – by Sarah Kieffer

100 Cookies has forever changed my go-to cookie favorites. Those who know me know that for at least the last 10 years I have had a beautiful glass covered pedestal on my counter which I have […]
November 16, 2020

The Supper Club – Susie Cover

My grandma’s birthday is in November and every year I made her the same birthday dinner, Swedish Meatballs and Apple Pie Bars. This year she died one week short of her 91st birthday. I decided to […]
November 1, 2020

Game Day Eats – Eddie Jackson

My college friend was in town and as we always do when we are together – we eat, talk and visit local books stores.  While perusing the aisles she pointed out Eddie Jackson’s Game Day Eats […]
October 20, 2020

What’s for Dinner? – Curtis Stone

In 2013 Curtis Stone published What’s For Dinner, which I have thoroughly enjoyed for many years. His book has a chapter entitled “One Pot Wednesdays”.  I absolutely love this concept because it is less work, time […]
September 30, 2020

Super Simple Half-Baked Harvest – Tieghan Gerard

Super Simple Half-Baked Harvest is a beautiful book full of a variety of recipes – ALL with fresh ingredients. There is a nice combination of recipes that are quick and easy and others that you can […]
September 13, 2020

Pull Up A Chair – Tiffani Thiessen

One of my favorite celebrity turned chef authors is Tiffani Thiessen. Yes I did watch 90210 back in the day. But my favorite TV moments of Tiffani’s were in her role as Elizabeth Burke on White […]
August 30, 2020

Eat What you Want – Gaby Dalkin

I introduced you to Gaby Dalkin shortly after I bought her book What’s Gaby Cooking.  I couldn’t wait to share it with you because it was FULL of AMAZING recipes which are now staples for my […]
May 19, 2020

Dinner a Love Story – by Jenny Rosenstrach

I can relate to this book on so many levels. Jenny Rosenstrach was the Editor for Parenting Magazine and had a coworker that could not get past the guilt she felt about not cooking dinner for […]
April 27, 2020

Bobby at Home – by Bobby Flay

Bobby at Home is the title of my next cookbook review and recipe share. There are many reasons I picked this book to share right now. This cookbook is filled with recipes that Chef Bobby Flay […]
March 14, 2020

The Defined Dish – by Alex Snodgrass

It is immediately apparent that Alex not only puts together lots of incredible recipes, she also has a ton of fun doing it. Her chapters are titled things like Mom-bo Italian, Soups For The Soul, Date-Night Dinners, […]