Corned Beef

One Pot, Three Methods Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, Dutch Oven Happy St. Patricks Day whether you’re Irish or not! Photo: Martha Stewart

One Skillet Dinner


Skillet Lasagna

  After making this for a demo in a skillet because I have no oven available, I will never make lasagna in the traditional manner. An easy weeknight recipe for…

Alpine Strawberries

You’ll never have enough Alpine Strawberries, also called fraises des bois, to make a pie but they are so delicious with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or with a…

Bacon Wrapped Dates

Photo: La Tienda

Chicken and Barley Soup

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How to Cook Barley

Barley Basics   There are several types of barley, flaked, flour, grits, hulled, pearl and more. Most of the barley you’ll find in the supermarket is pearl barley or polished…

Salisbury Steak


Holiday Roast

Prime Rib actually refers to the grade of the beef that you are using, prime grade is the best you can buy and you will pay dearly for it but…

Fudgy Peppermint Brownies

If you google how to bake brownies in a skillet you will find recipes that actually cook in the oven in a skillet rather than a recipe you can cook…

Mexican Skillet Fry

  I use this mix for tostada’s and scoop it over some great refried beans or top with tamale topping and bake or even spread on nachos or in tacos…

Cranberry, Apple & Pear Relish