Cowboy Caviar

Cowboy Caviar

In Appetizer, Recipes, Salad On August 7, 2015 0 Comments

Cowboy Caviar Great served with chips as an appetizer or as a salad. Jerry and I first tried Cowboy Caviar (aka Texas Caviar) at least 20 years ago… Read More »

Restaurant review of Fire on the Monon from the Broad Ripple Magazine August 2015

Restaurant Review – Fire by the Monon

In Reviews On August 3, 2015 2 Comments

Fire by the Monon A restaurant review published in Broad Ripple Magazine, August 2015. I have to admit, I’m pretty proud to have my first published restaurant review… Read More »

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Quick-Pickled Radishes

In Pickle, Salad, Vegetable On July 27, 2015 0 Comments

 Quick- Pickled Radishes These pickled radishes are great served on a salad, in a sandwich or just straight from the jar.  It’s much easier to get the perfect… Read More »


Sangrita Restaurant Review

In Reviews On June 17, 2015 0 Comments

I was excited to try Sangrita after hearing some buzz about a new tequila and tapas bar in Broad Ripple. Our friends, Dan and Lisa wanted to treat… Read More »

Caplinger's Fresh Catch Seafood Market

Caplinger’s Fresh Catch Fish Market Review

In Reviews On January 25, 2015 0 Comments

  I’m glad I finally went to Caplinger’s Fresh Catch Fish Market today for lunch.  Several of my friends have recommended it to me and this morning I saw… Read More »

Chile Relleno Casserole

Chile Relleno Casserole

In Appetizer, featured, Recipes, Side Dish On September 23, 2014 0 Comments

We had a great turn out Sunday for our Colts party – perfect weather, great friends, fabulous food and the Colts won!  My friend, Frankie, brought Chile Relleno Casserole…. Read More »

Ropa Vieja

Ropa Vieja

In Entree, featured, Recipes On September 19, 2014 0 Comments

Ropa vieja, translates to “old clothes”.  Although that doesn’t sound very appetizing, it describes the shreds of meat, peppers, and onions resembling a mess of colorful rags.  I serve… Read More »

Grandma's Lemon 7up Cake

Grandma’s 7-up Lemon Cake

In Dessert, featured, Recipes On April 30, 2014 0 Comments

This recipe is from my Grandma Honey’s recipe book. She made the cake in the picture Thanksgiving 2013 and I served it on antique glass plates from her… Read More »

Snow Ice Cream

Snow Ice Cream

In Dessert On January 6, 2014 0 Comments

Snow Ice Cream It snowed about 11 inches yesterday in Indianapolis.  When I wasn’t outside shoveling snow or plowing, I spent the time cooking.  Because I couldn’t make… Read More »

Pimento Cheese

Pimento Cheese

In Appetizer, Dinner, Entree, Recipes On January 5, 2014 0 Comments

Pimento Cheese I love pimento cheese spread on crackers, stuffed in celery, spread between two slices of bread then grilled and slathered on top of a burger. Ingredients:… Read More »