Eggs in Purgatory

Eggs in Purgatory
Eggs In Purgatory may sound like a recipe from a religious cookbook but they are actually a great tasting dish. Who doesn’t tomato sauce, cheese and eggs? Why not put them all together and serve them in a cast iron skillet? As I’ve gotten older its a lot harder to keep the weight off. In ...

French Toast Sticks in Panini Press

French Toast Sticks in Panini Press
French Toast Sticks in Panini Press When it comes to breakfast, I have a lot of experience. I used to work in a dinner as a short order cook when I was young. So it’s safe to say that I’ve cracked a few eggs. Definitely thousands of eggs, maybe even tens of thousands. Also stacks ...

Crock Pot BBQ Meatballs

Crock Pot BBQ Meatballs
Need to bring an appetizer to a football party? Want something that is really easy to make but is still delicious? Crock Pot BBQ Meatballs are the way to go. And when I say easy, I really mean easy.  You know how all the “easy” recipes that you find on Pinterest turn out to have like ...

How to Roast Peppers

How to Roast Peppers
How to Roast Peppers I like to grow peppers in my vegetable garden. And as much as I’d like to bite into a raw pepper like that guy on the Iron Chef, it’s really not going to happen. Eating raw peppers like they were apples would definitely help me make use of all the peppers ...

Artichoke, Roasted Pepper, Goat Cheese Panini

Artichoke, Roasted Pepper, Goat Cheese Panini
Artichoke Roasted Pepper Goat Cheese Panini Here’s a panini sandwich that you can easily make with ingredients that you may already have in your pantry. Well at least Italians like myself will usually have a few jars of artichokes and roasted peppers in the pantry. Or if you want to make this panini taste even ...

Hasselback Potatoes

Hasselback Potatoes
Hasselback Potatoes I have a confession. I’m not really a fan of baked potatoes. They’re okay and I can choke one down if I have to but only with the help of a giant wad of butter. Even with the butter, they just don’t do it for me. Now if you cover a baked potato ...