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Smokin’ Sloppy Joe Sliders–Simple Super Bowl Party Entertaining

This recipe has its genesis in my Mom’s Sloppy Joes. Over the years I’ve added a number of ingredients–most notably my “secret ingredient” black coffee after reading in a western novel that chuck wagon cooks often added that ingredient to stews and chilis to give a more “robust” flavor base! […]


Simply Sultry & Sassy Sausage Crockpot Dip

I come from hearty, hybrid immigrant stock and hail from the Great Plains state of South Dakota. My entire family represents died-in-the-wool, avid (occasionally rabid) football fans or, more specifically, Minnesota Viking fans!  I missed that gene. I am a disappointment and an embarrassment to my family and, over the […]


#6 of 100 Ways to Rock a Rotisserie Chicken; “A Valkyrie’s Receipt for Hearty Homemade Chicken Stock”

Our waterside home on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay, Moonstruck Cottage, is a weekend and holiday getaway that is about 2 hours away from our home, Evensong, in an historic little township that rests along one of the sleepier stretches of the James River in Virginia. Like most […]


#5 of 10 Ways to Rock A Store Bought Rotisserie Chicken; Hearty Chicken and Italian Sausage Soup 2

#5 of 100 Ways to Rock A Store Bought Rotisserie Chicken  Hearty Chicken and Italian Sausage Soup This rustic chicken and sausage soup is a recipe of mine that has all the flavors of the Italian countryside and has, as it’s inspiration, a far different but equally delicious Provencal vegetable […]

#5 of 100 Ways to Rock a Rotisserie Chicken