Daily Archives: February 5, 2017

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 […]