Happy Halloween!

Jack O Lantern Mac N Cheese

Jack O Lantern Mac N Cheese

The drafts area of my blog has been piling up as this cold/virus/flu/bug has taken away my will to be productive.  I haven’t even eaten much for almost 4 weeks.  The few things I’ve managed to make and photograph will eventually be posted and all will be right with the world again.  In the meantime I am posting a recipe I made last Sunday for my grandson’s birthday.  Casey is our Halloween child, born on October 31st! Continue reading

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Autumn Squash Soup {Spaghetti and Hubbard Squash}

Autumn Squash Soup

Autumn Squash Soup

I’m not such a fan of squash, but when my P.S. (Purchaser of Squash/ hubby) brings squash home with a hopeful look in his eyes, I cave.  I find recipes and am usually surprised that I like the finished dish.  I guess it’s not that I don’t like squash, I just resist embracing it because it seems like so much work.  Although that’s not always true either.  If I can get my P.S. to chop it up, it’s easy sailing from there on. Continue reading

Mexican Pasta – Rainy Day Fusion Food

Mexican Pasta - Rainy Day Fusion Food

Mexican Pasta – Rainy Day Fusion Food

Fusion cuisine is cuisine that combines elements of different culinary traditions.  This explains my actions when I ‘d planned to have grilled hamburgers for dinner and it rained all day.  My P.S. looked at me like I was crazy when I asked if he’d grill while I held an umbrella.  I seriously wanted a grilled hamburger.  His suggestion was to pan fry them.  Ugh.  Not as interesting, for sure. Continue reading