Quick Jalapeno Focaccia

It is still peppers all the time here at EE.  To make room for those delicious Bourbon Pickled Peppers, I was cleaning out the fridge of the previously pickled jalapenos and carrots and using them in chilis and soups to freeze away for weeknight dinners.

I had just gotten back from lunch with a dear . . . → Read More: Quick Jalapeno Focaccia

Quinoa Fiesta Salad

This salad is my SRC post for July. I was very intimidated by my pairing this month. 🙂 . . . → Read More: Quinoa Fiesta Salad

Pepper Jelly Jewel Thumbprint Cookies

Finally, another Gift from the actual Kitchen!

And finally, another use for pepper jelly.   I can only make so much cream cheese dip.

I saw this cookie at the BHG site.   For the original recipe, click here.    I decided I had to make it.

These cookies are similar to a short bread cookie with the . . . → Read More: Pepper Jelly Jewel Thumbprint Cookies

Cranberry-Orange Relish with Jalapeño

It’s been a while since I have cooked a full-blown, traditional, old-fashioned Thanksgiving meal. I’m excited and am cookin’ away today! . . . → Read More: Cranberry-Orange Relish with Jalapeño

Last of the Peppers….for now

A stuffed jalapeno recipe and the last of Pepper-palooza. . . . → Read More: Last of the Peppers….for now

Diablo Deviled Eggs

I know this title is a true redundancy, but these are truly double-the-heat deviled eggs. . . . → Read More: Diablo Deviled Eggs

Watermelon-Pepper-Margarita Pops for Food ‘n Flix

A recipe for Watermelon-Jalpeno-Margarita Popsicle inspired from “Because I Said So.” . . . → Read More: Watermelon-Pepper-Margarita Pops for Food ‘n Flix

Make your own hot sauce

One more installment for Pepper-palooza. . . . → Read More: Make your own hot sauce

Mango-Jalapeno Jelly with Cream Cheese on Crackers for CTB

And more Pepper-palooza with a recipe for Mango-Jalapeno Jelly . . . → Read More: Mango-Jalapeno Jelly with Cream Cheese on Crackers for CTB

I picked a peck of pickled peppers….

Actually, it wasn’t a peck and they weren’t pickled….yet. . . . → Read More: I picked a peck of pickled peppers….

My Favorite Reads

Eat, Pray, Love
Running with Scissors
SantaLand Diaries
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Angela's Ashes
Naked
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
My Life in France
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
Garlic and Sapphires: The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise
A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table
The Liars' Club
Code Name Verity
The Paris Wife
The Shoemaker's Wife
The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo: A Novel
Brother of the More Famous Jack
Burying the Honeysuckle Girls


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