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    Baked Mac & Cheese with Sage,
    Swiss Chard, and Walnuts

    The warmth that comes from making baked mac & cheese seems to always extend well beyond the oven. During the colder months, it seems to fill the whole house making it the ultimate comfort food to me. Jane made a delicious batch a few weeks ago when she and a girlfriend stayed in one night to watch old movies. Despite an impressive collection of snacks for two people, and top-notch cocktails, it was the mac and cheese that made it a party. I was a bit dismayed that I was left out in the cold on this one. Continue Reading

  • It’s Welsh Rarebit for Breakfast!

    Welsh Rarebit is a traditional dish of toasted bread topped with a cheese sauce tracing its roots back to 18th century Britain. Jump straight to recipe below Time and time again,…

  • My Mom’s Brown Sugar BBQ Beef Sandwiches

    Earlier this year, we posted a recipe based on my mother’s meat loaf with a little backstory on how it held a special place on the family’s short list of favorite meals.…

  • Meat Loaf with Sweet & Spicy Red Wine Glaze

    My mother is a natural cook, and one that takes great pride in cooking for her family.  With an old school stack of note card boxes next to the stove top, each…

  • Short Rib Stew with Gruyere Dumplings

    One of the great pleasures of winter, the holidays, and the cold that sets in around this time of year, is the chilly days spent in the kitchen keeping warm and cooking…