Ham and Egg Waffles

Ham and Egg Waffles

Still have some ham left-over from your Easter weekend?  Maybe.  Maybe not.  Well, here’s a fun way to use it up.  Load up your waffles with ham, top them with…

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Publish Date:  April 15, 2013

The Recipe Girl Cookbook- Sneak Peek & Giveaway!

Hello My Dear Readers! I’m so happy and excited and ecstatic and shocked and an emotional mess all at the same time! My publisher sent me a few big boxes…

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Ham and Swiss Griddle Cakes 1

Ham and Swiss Griddle Cakes

Remember those Bacon & Corn Griddle Cakes I posted sometime last year?  They were an all-around hit with RecipeGirl readers, so I played around with the recipe a bit and…

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Food Blogging Links

Food Bloggers: 150+ Links to Everything You Need to Know

I’m always looking for good information in regards to tips and tricks on how to make my blog successful, and I get an awful lot of emails asking for advice…

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RG Cookbook Video Trailer

The Recipe Girl Cookbook Video Trailer

It’s happening. It’s totally real. And it’s very cool!  Three weeks from today, my very first cookbook will be published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Whoa! I’m very excited to share…

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Rice Cooker Giveaway

Panasonic Fuzzy Logic Rice Cooker {giveaway}

When I got married almost 18 years ago , I had a rice cooker on my registry. Some nice wedding guest of mine obliged and bought me the rice cooker,…

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Meyer Lemon Cheesecake Cake

Meyer Lemon Cheesecake Cake

I’ve made them before and I’ll make them again… I couldn’t resist making another one of these cheesecake cakes (two layer cake with a layer of cheesecake tucked into the…

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Easter Candy Bark

Easy Easter Candy Bark

It was essential that I figure out a way to use up those majorly addicting little chocolate malted eggs that magically appeared in my shopping cart the other day. So…

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Macaroni and Cheese 1

Homestyle Macaroni and Cheese

I eat a lot of great food.  Trust me when I say that I eat well and I don’t deprive myself of what I’m craving.  So once in a while,…

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Bake it Like You Mean It

Bake it Like You Mean It

I received this gorgeous new cookbook by Gesine Bullock Prado in the mail the other day:  Bake It Like You Mean It.  The book is full of all kinds of…

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Hot Reuben Dip 1

Hot Reuben Dip

Have you ever had a Reuben Sandwich  … warm, cheesy corned beef and sauerkraut stuffed between two slices of rye bread and slathered with Thousand Island dressing?  My husband orders…

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Banana Snack Cake with Nutella

Banana Snack Cake with Nutella Frosting

Here we go with the Nutella again!  Looks like Nutella is kind of a theme this week with my recipes, huh?  This time I created a tender-crumbed Banana Snack Cake with…

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Banana- Nutella Cookies 1

Nutella- Stuffed Banana Cookies

Please tell me you love Nutella as much as I do.  I’m certainly not the only one, right?  I introduced it to my kiddo a few years’ back and he’s…

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Marinated Kale Salad with Apples and Oranges

Marinated Kale Salad with Apples and Oranges

I have some fun news! I’m a new contributor to Parade Magazine‘s food blog. You know Parade, right?… that insert in your Sunday paper with great human interest stories and…

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Cheesy Soda Scones 1

Cheesy Soda Scones

Onward with another recipe for St. Patrick’s Day! I’ve decided to continue celebrating Rachel Allen’s cookbook: Rachel’s Irish Family Food. Next I’m featuring her Cheesy Soda Scones, a savory herb…

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Irish Stew 1

Irish Stew

There is something very comforting about stew. I made this recipe from Rachel Allen’s Irish Family Food Cookbook last weekend for my family. It wasn’t a terribly cold day. In…

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Land O Lakes Dinner 1

Keeping Dinners Simple and Stress Free {$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway}

Life can get crazy-busy in a home where the husband travels for work and the wife is trying to run a successful business out of the house, while raising a…

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Homemade Granola 1

Homemade Granola

I’m the early riser in my house. Like 5am really early riser.  I grab a tall cup of hot tea (no caffeine for me!) and fuel-up with a banana and…

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