Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I’m baaaaaack!!!!!! I know, I know. I’ve been M.I.A. to be honest, I’m not a very good blogger.  Between moving, selling my house, and vacations I just did not have time to blog, I promise to do better. Now that school is back in session. The family is back to a normal routine, well as […]


This is probably one of my favorite meals.  Wait, don’t I say that all the time.  Maybe so, but I promise this recipe will not disappoint.  It has the sweet from the corn, the spicy from the adobe sauce, the citrus from the orange, and they all come together for an explosion of sheer pleasure […]



March 07 , 2015 by Michelle Lancaster - in Beef

I remember the first time I made meatloaf.  It was a DISASTER!!!!!  No exaggeration, I cooked it for 5 hours and it was still pink in the middle.  I have no idea what I did wrong.  But I was determined to get it right so I kept trying.  After scouring the web and trying several […]


It snowed!!!!! It actually snowed here.  It rarely snows in Louisiana so 3 inches of snow is a big occasion for us.  We loved our snocation.  Kids were out of school for 4 whole days.  I could not even believe it.  It was beautiful. But now I’m ready for the cold weather to go away.  I’m […]


Okay, so you must forgive me.  This is my second post and I totally forgot to put the burgers on a pretty platter for the picture.  Oh well, it is what it is. So for this post I had some help in the kitchen, Mark decided to join me today.  And by help I mean […]


Oh hey, hold on just a second and let me wipe the crumbs off my laptop.  Man, this is some good soup.  I mean, let me tell you, this soup is an explosion of sheer pleasure in your mouth.  Whoa, if eating healthy is this good why would anyone not want to.  This is my […]