November 20, 2019

After Hallmark and Lifetime holiday movies, what better way to get into the holiday spirit than cozying up with some cocoa (with a little Bailey’s) and a good (if a bit cheesy) holiday book? We’re reading “Christmas Camp” in our book club. Join us! 

November 16, 2019


2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

2 1/2 pounds boneless pork shoulder

Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper

1 large onion, finely chopped

3 garlic cloves, minced

1 celery stalk, finely chopped

3/4 teaspoon fennel seeds

1/2 cup dry red wine

1 can (28 ounces) crush...

November 16, 2019


½ cup seasoned bread crumbs

½ cup grated Parmesan cheese

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 (16 ounce) box penne pasta

6 cups cubed cooked chicken

4 cups shredded Italian cheese blend

3 cups fresh baby spinach

1 (15 ounce) can crushed tomatoes

1 (15 ounce) jar Alfredo sauce


November 16, 2019


1 pound fresh salmon cut into 4 pieces

Flour for dredging

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 tablespoon butter

3/4 cup chicken broth

8.8 ounces cream cheese (one block Philly) softened

2 cloves garlic minced

1 (14 fluid ounce) can artichoke hearts drained & chopped

2 cups (pa...

November 16, 2019


For the Topping:

½ cup ketchup

½ cup barbecue sauce

Blue’s Hog Original, if possible

1/3 cup dark brown sugar

¼-½ teaspoon crushed red pepper

1 tablespoon cider vinegar

For the Meatloaf:

2½ pounds ground chuck

12 ounces thick-cut bacon

1 medium yellow onion diced

2 gar...

November 16, 2019


1 tube pizza dough, refrigerated

1 cup alfredo sauce

2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese

1 ½ cups shredded chicken

1 tomato, diced

2 tablespoons parsley


November 16, 2019

With all of the excitement heading into the holiday season, Thanksgiving and "the bird" often get lost in the shuffle. But many of us have tons of pressing questions about T-Day and everything that goes along with it. Is it ok to cook stuffing inside a turkey? How can...

November 16, 2019

Holiday season means holiday movie time but, with so many options out there, how do you keep track of what and when to watch. Thank you "TV Guide" for this super-complete list of what's on and when. Grab your popcorn and cocoa (or a glass of wine!) and hunker down. MOR...

November 15, 2019

What to get everyone on your list and how will you ever get it done? Easy. Amazon. Shop for everyone on your list with just a few clicks. Easy, peasy and leaving you free to actually enjoy this wonderful time. Our 2019 family gift picks are here!

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