Recipes · Side dishes

Re-post Potato Love: Simple Roasted Potatoes

I know I posted this not too long ago, but now that fall is here, you can turn the oven on and cook to your hearts content! I am having a small dinner party this weekend and these are on the menu, along with halibut and braised short ribs....two very different things, but the potatoes… Continue reading Re-post Potato Love: Simple Roasted Potatoes

Recipes · Side dishes

Potato Love: Simple Oven Roasted Potatoes

There is not much wild about potatoes other than I am wild for them. I Love potatoes. Reds are my favorite. They have less starch and a smooth texture. It's easy to love humble things. Especially humble people. I love the not so humble people in my life too. Some people are more like rutabagaies;… Continue reading Potato Love: Simple Oven Roasted Potatoes

Desserts · Fish · Recipes · Side dishes · Soups

Eating Your way to a Healthy Heart

Eating healthy can be fun... ...if you have a plan and some good recipes. This week on Thursday the 21st at 7:45pm I will be doing a free cooking lesson at Hazelden in Chisago Lakes, Minnesota at the 19th Annual Women’s Health Conference. This year’s theme is: Take Charge of Your Health. Eating healthy can taste good… Continue reading Eating Your way to a Healthy Heart

Recipes · Side dishes · Venison

# 9 of Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game: Plus 2 Easy Recipes

No. 9 Earthy flavors compliment wild game. When I am creating a new recipe I think about the flavors the game will typically have, kind of like wine tasting or aged cheeses will have undertones, so does wild game. I love to pair wild boar with thyme. When I have an older cut of venison… Continue reading # 9 of Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game: Plus 2 Easy Recipes

Pork · Recipes · Side dishes

Current Trend: Serving Up a Dish of Good Advice

    I don’t know if you heard the latest trend in fast food restaurants? Some of them will now be posting calorie counts on their menus. Finally, or it’s about time. I don’t know if it will really help with the obesity problem we currently have here in the land of plenty, but this… Continue reading Current Trend: Serving Up a Dish of Good Advice

Cooking with Wild Game · Life lessons · Recipes · Side dishes

Fantastic Side Dishes; Corn Souffle

What I Am Thankful For Thanksgiving is just around the corner and I started thinking about all the things I am thankful for around the end of September. Usually, the first thing that comes to my mind is the cool weather, but my family, house, and good food are always at the top of the… Continue reading Fantastic Side Dishes; Corn Souffle