Recipes

Spaghetti Bolognese
This family favorite can be used as a Spaghetti Sauce or as Sloppy Joe filling on a bun or piece of bread.
Instant Pot Easy Peel Hard Boiled Eggs
How do I make easy to peel hard boiled eggs?  Cook 6, 12, 24 or 30 at a time in an Instant Pot!
Meatloaf
Unlike Randy in A Christmas Story, I like meatloaf hot as a meal or cold...
Dill Pickled Eggs
Tis the season of the eggs so, here's another one of my favorite pickled egg recipes.
Bread & Butter Pickled Eggs
My fav pickled egg recipe of all time - period.
Beet Pickled Eggs
Beet Pickled Eggs are a beloved classic. My recipe is based on the one I learned 40 years ago from my elders on how to pickle beets for canning.
Spicy Pickled Eggs
Level up your egg salad or deviled egg recipe with spicy pickled eggs.
New England "Boiled" Dinner
Great-Grandma Ruth always made this simple and hearty dinner with a chuck roast and never corned beef. 
Mississippi Pot Roast
Pepperoncini's pack a powerful punch in this super-simple slow cooker fav.
Slow Cooker Pot Roast
One of my fav simple & easy meals with the seasonal bounty of local carrots,...
Tender Cuban Shredded Beef (Ropa Vieja)
Ropa vieja is all about the melt-in-your-mouth beef! Collagen-filled chuck roast becomes rich, juicy, silky shreds bursting with flavor. Pile it high on fluffy rice or go solo - it's a beef bonanza fit for any occasion!
Rendering the Riches: Turn Beef Fat (Suet) into Tallow
Waste not, want not when it's so easy to make tallow, a delicious high heat cooking fat, from a lump of beef fat (suet) and use up the forgotten bits of the harvest.