Crockpot Cabbage Soup

One of my favorite parts about the cooler months is that they give me an excuse to eat soup more often.  They also give me an excuse to cook soup more often. Sometimes when I tell people I like to cook, they’ll ask what my favorite thing to cook is, and I’ve always had a hard time answering that question. Continue reading “Crockpot Cabbage Soup”

Simple Sushi (You can do this!)

I used to be really afraid to try making sushi at home.  There were so many things that could go wrong.  I could roll the sushi the wrong way and end up with a huge mess.  I could cut the sushi the wrong way and end up with a huge mess.  I could buy the wrong kind of fish and hospitalize myself and Oliver.  But I decided to get over my fear and just give it a try. Continue reading “Simple Sushi (You can do this!)”

Simple Pineapple Salsa

I think I’m starting to run into some of the real adventures of being a blogger.  The blog completely crashed the other night, and naturally I panicked.  Am I a real blogger now that I’ve experienced my first big technical difficulty??  Oliver got to work on solving the problem  Continue reading “Simple Pineapple Salsa”

Garlic Oregano Flatbread Pizza Crust

I was absent from the blog (and the kitchen) last week because I was working a children’s camp and, therefore, eating camp food.  My favorite food to eat at camp is biscuits with chocolate gravy, which is a staple I’d love to introduce into my everyday menu.  I’m holding off on experimenting with a recipe for now though because Continue reading “Garlic Oregano Flatbread Pizza Crust”