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Grillin’ and Chillin’

| September 30, 2020 | 6 Comments
Grillin’ and Chillin’

Time to lighten up, Francis, in this over-heated political time, and discuss something REALLY important. The Economy? Health Care? The Debate? Nope. Is it grilling, or is it BBQ? Seems in my home state a kerfuffle has arisen between North Carolina Senate Republican Thom Tillis, and Democrat Candidate Cal Cunningham. Who’s right? ninja sends. North […]

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Monday Recipe

| September 28, 2020 | 8 Comments
Monday Recipe

Kielbasa with Peppers and Potatoes Another one-pan dinner that warms the heart of this big dumb Polack. Easy to fix, makes enough for a crowd, and clean-up’s a snap. What’s not to like? Kielbasa with Peppers and Potatoes You’ll Need: 1 tablespoon neutral oil 1 (16 ounce) package smoked kielbasa sausage, diced 6 medium red […]

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Thursdays Are For Cooking….

| September 24, 2020 | 4 Comments
Thursdays Are For Cooking….

I’m returning to the stovetop, because the forecast is for very, very cold weather in my AO next week. In fact, it is predicted to be an Arctic blast that may stun livestock and scare small children if it happens to snow ahead of the official start of winter. So it’s back to Betty C’s […]

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Monday Recipe

| September 21, 2020 | 9 Comments
Monday Recipe

Heart Attack In A Bowl What’s not to like? Easy Tortellini Carbonara You’ll Need: 1 package (9 ounces) refrigerated cheese tortellini 8 bacon strips, chopped 1 cup heavy whipping cream 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley You’ll Do: 1) Cook tortellini according to package directions; drain. 2) Meanwhile, in a large […]

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Thursdays Are For Cooking

| September 17, 2020 | 10 Comments
Thursdays Are For Cooking

Since some people here present have likely had a rough week in one way or another, the idea of two easy dishes presented itself and I followed suit. So here you are. Both are easy to fix, hearty, nutritious, and filling enough to keep you going through thick and thin times. From Betty C’s Kitchen: […]

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Monday Recipe

| September 14, 2020 | 10 Comments
Monday Recipe

Fish En Papillote Thought I forgot, didn’t you. A friend got into a mess of perch, and was kind enough to share. The kitchen had just been cleaned to Parade Rest by Mrs. AW1 and her sis, so frying wasn’t an option. I recalled this very tasty and easy cooking method, and as a bonus […]

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Thursdays Are For Cooking: Good Food

| September 10, 2020 | 11 Comments
Thursdays Are For Cooking: Good Food

  This recipe was originally sent in the summer by Betty C’s auto-e-mail service. Well, summer is slowly going down behind the hills to the west of me and I really do expect to see snow on my front steps before Halloween this year. As it is, I view the recipe as a dish that […]

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Monday Recipe

| September 7, 2020 | 13 Comments
Monday Recipe

Breakfast Sausage Patties Home Made Breakfast Sausage Easy and so good- the best part? You know exactly what’s in them. You’ll Need: • 1 lb ground pork • 2 teaspoons dried sage • 1 teaspoon dried marjoram • 1 teaspoon brown sugar • 1 teaspoon kosher salt • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper • 1/2 […]

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