ONE-POT BEEF STROGANOFF

This is my kind of recipe .  It was simple to make, required less than one hour of prep and cooking time, and delivered great homemade flavor. I discovered this recipe on Tastemade.com, my favorite cooking site.  I follow their cooking videos on social media (Facebook and Instagram), and through an app on my phone.  Every … Continue reading ONE-POT BEEF STROGANOFF

PESTO PASTA SALAD with ROTISSERIE CHICKEN

Here's another idea for a yummy dinner that is easy to prepare in large quantities. PESTO PASTA SALAD with ROTISSERIE CHICKEN ingredients: 2 Cups prepared pesto (I love Costco's) 2 pounds cooked fusilli pasta (any variety will work, but pasta that has some nubbins to hold the sauce is best.) 1 - 2 rotisserie chickens (depending … Continue reading PESTO PASTA SALAD with ROTISSERIE CHICKEN

HOW TO HOST COMMUNITY WHEN YOU DON’T FEEL WELL

I struggle with migraines.  Thankfully I get considerable relief from prescription medication, but sometimes I have to take a pretty high dose. For several days I feel like a thick, dark cloud is trapped in my head making every thought and action feel a bit hazy.  And while my medication suppresses an incapacitating migraine, I … Continue reading HOW TO HOST COMMUNITY WHEN YOU DON’T FEEL WELL