Bacon and Corn Potato Salad

I think every 4th of July celebration calls for at least one potato salad to be present on the buffet table (we had two!) This was what I made for our BBQ last Wednesday, and I thought I’d share my recipe with you. Oh, and did I mention it has bacon in it? No? Well, … Continue reading

Bacon Oatmeal Rasin Breakfast Cookies

Fact: I am not a vegetarian (although I do love vegetables!). Fact: bacon makes just about everything better.  Fact: these are cookies (cookies!) with bacon in them – yes, you heard me – BACON! I saw this recipe in Bon Appetit and was so intrigued – and salivating – that I just had to try … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Sides: Part 1

Can I tell you a secret? I don’t really like turkey. I know, how unpatriotic of me – Benjamin Franklin is probably rolling in his grave! I love Thanksgiving, but for me the real stars of the “Turkey Day” feast are the side dishes (and maybe also the prime rib that my family usually has … Continue reading