BBQ Beef Sandwiches


1. Cook a pot roast in the crock pot with or without BBQ sauce or other seasonings. 2. After it is cooked and all cooled, I run it through my food processor to get it nice and fine. 3. Then I add the BBQ sauce (and salt if needed) 4. I spread a little BBQ sauce […]

March 16, 2010

Cottage Cheese-Filled Pancakes with Vanilla-Sugared Sauce


In the discussion following the Simply Perfect Pancake post, some of us declared our love for cottage cheese with pancakes. So here’s another wonderful recipe I adapted from one in the King Arthur Flour Baker’s Companion. Their recipe uses ricotta cheese, nutmeg, and some lemon zest. I used cottage cheese and cinnamon because out of […]

February 23, 2010

Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip, and Pecan Cookies


My brother’s wife filled our tummies with these delicious Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies at Christmas. I’d been dreaming about them ever since and finally decided to make them! I also wanted to share a tip from my King Arthur Flour Baker’s Companion on how to keep cookies soft. “To keep chew cookies soft, cover the […]

February 16, 2010