Archive of ‘comfort foods’ category

Cozy Campfire Crisp

Posted on February 22, 2017

Disclaimer: Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles provided the Trefoil Cookies and Melissa’s Produce provided the produce and nuts for the recipe in this post.  I was not compensated in any other way, and all the opinions expressed are mine. I’m not sure how I wound up in a camping mindset when creating my Girl […]

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Cookbook Corner: My Fat Dad

Posted on February 13, 2017

Disclosure: My Fat Dad is generously providing one copy of the book for a giveaway.  I was not compensated in any way for writing this post, and all the opinions are my own. Author Dawn Lerman grew up with parents that were on opposite ends of the eating spectrum…among other challenges.  Her father, who at […]

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Food in Jars Mastery Challenge – Marmalade

Posted on January 15, 2017

What fun!  I’m participating in the Food in Jars Mastery Challenge this year, hosted by Marisa McClellan, whose books about small batch preserving (check them out here!) gave me the courage to take the step from refrigerating or freezing my jams to actually processing them in a water bath so they can be stored in […]

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Good Luck White Chicken Chili

Posted on December 31, 2016

Happy (almost) 2017, y’all!  For Direct Magazine’s January issue of The Recipe Box, I’ve got an updated version of my delicious White Chicken Chili that’s perfect for New Year’s Day. A pot of this comfort food will squelch hunger pangs and chase winter’s chill away!

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Sweet Potato Pancakes

Posted on October 29, 2016

Disclaimer: I was compensated by DMI Agency for writing this recipe in the printed column, The Recipe Box, in Direct Magazine’s November issue. All opinions are my own. November is filled with cherished moments as we gather together to celebrate family, friends and all we’re thankful for. Busy days before Thanksgiving give way to the […]

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