10 Minute Tomato Soup

10 Minute Tomato Soup (Picky Palate Cookbook)

My grilled cheese + tomato soup obsession began when I was little.  Just like 95.6% of the other Mom’s in America did, my mother served up Cream of Tomato soup…

Read More »

Macaroni and Cheese Stuffed Roasted Vegetables 1

Macaroni and Cheese Stuffed Vegetable Boats

A couple of popular recipes on my blog are Macaroni and Cheese- themed: Spinach Macaroni and Cheese… and Macaroni and Cheese with Bacon. They’re both rich and wonderful and creamy,…

Read More »

RWOP Secret Ingredient Spinach

RWOP KitchenAid Stand Mixer Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed! Do you have one of those pretty stand mixers?  And if you do, then do you have one that is a bright and gorgeous color?…

Read More »

Beef and Bean Enchilada Casserole 1

Beef and Bean Enchilada Casserole

Sometimes you just need a good comfort food recipe… a recipe that is easy-to-make… and a meal that every member of your family will eat without complaints.  I’ve got one…

Read More »

Red Wine Leftovers

100 Recipes Using Leftover Red Wine

If you’re a wine enthusiast, it may be difficult to believe that you would ever have any leftover wine.  I am indeed a wine enthusiast, and I found myself in…

Read More »

Pinterest Inspired Oktoberfest Dinner Party Menu

Oktoberfest Dinner Party (Pinterest- Inspired)

I haven’t done so in quite some time, but I love to share the monthly dinner party menus from my neighborhood Gourmet Club. There are 18 of us (9 couples),…

Read More »

Spiced Pear Cake with Browned Butter Icing 1

Spiced Pear Cake with Browned Butter Icing

We live in a happy cul-de-sac consisting of seven homes.  There are 15 children in our cul-de-sac, ranging in age from 1 to 20.  Our quiet, little corner is a…

Read More »

Honey Whole Wheat Bread 1

Honey- Whole Wheat Bread

Before food blogs were popular, I visited food blog forums- places on the internet where you can discuss recipes and food.  It’s where I became “RecipeGirl,” really… since that just…

Read More »

Amazon Giveaway from RecipeGirl.com

Must- Have New Cookbooks

I have so many books I’ve wanted to share with you, so let’s share them all in one post… and celebrate with a Giveaway for a $100 Amazon Gift Card…

Read More »

Turkey Sloppy Joe Sliders 1

Turkey Sloppy Joe Sliders

Thank you for all of the support and congratulations and kind words you gave me and RecipeBoy for our partnership with McCormick. We are super excited to share the recipe…

Read More »

New Fall Recipes

5 {new} Fall Recipes to Share!

I went a little cooking and baking- crazy last weekend. My family was happy because of it, but I’m officially exhausted. Everything was so good, so I wanted to share…

Read More »

Autumn Vegetable Soup 1

Autumn Vegetable Soup

It’s finally, finally, finally starting to get slightly chilly in the air here in San Diego- but only at night and early in the morning. The AC is off and…

Read More »

Pulled Barbecued Chicken Sandwiches 1

Slow Cooker Pulled Barbecued Chicken Sandwiches

Dear Busy People of the World, Do you own a slow cooker?  Or are you among the crowd of people who say “slow-cooker recipes are no good!”?  I hope you…

Read More »

Cocoa Brownies 1

Cocoa Brownies

This is one of those… I-need-a-good-and-chocolatey-dessert-that-is-totally-quick-and-easy… kind of recipes.  I promise. My husband’s family was coming over sort-of last-minute recently.  The sort of last minute where your husband says, “Oh…

Read More »

San Diego to Boston

Cross Country Road Trip 2012 (Boston’s South Shore)

The “sharing” of my family’s Cross Country Road Trip 2012 continues… with a three week rest on Boston’s South Shore. We make a pilgrimage (pun intended, I guess) to Boston’s…

Read More »

Generation Fresh RB and RG

Exciting News to Share!

The kitchen is definitely my Happy Place.  It’s where I can be creative and develop the recipes I love so much, it’s where I enjoy peace as I’m measuring and…

Read More »

Baked Chicken Taquitos

Baked Chicken Taquitos (Weelicious Cookbook)

This is a really exciting week in the world of food and blogs and cookbooks… my friend Catherine McCord of Weelicious.com has just published her first cookbook:  Weelicious- One Family….

Read More »