Tag Archive: 'comfort food'

Best Purple Mashed Potatoes

  My love for potatoes runs deep, I am from IDAHO! Even though I tell people I grew up in Nor Cal (Northern California) but am now an Oregonian. I still blame my passion for potatoes on Idaho. Many years ago I fell in love with purple potatoes and soon found out it was for […]

Ramen!

    From the first day I ever tried Ramen in America it truly changed my life. I had always love noodles but Ramen was something different! Ramen was magical! Ramen was fast!!! Ramen was easy but was Ramen good for me?!? Of course in the 80s and being around age 14, I was not […]

Fast Mac-n-Cheese with Poached Egg

    I do not deny my love for pasta and eggs together or apart! The less pans I have to use the better for me because I really hate clean up after I’ve cooked anything. My husband is starting to think this is why I married him.  I know mac n cheese is a […]

Red Beans and Rice with Alligator Sausage

With Mardi Gras in full swing, one can only be dreaming of Cajan Creole Cuisine  Red Beans and Rice!!! Hellz yeah I have the best memories of Mom and I in New Orleans for the first time. We didn’t do Mardi Gras, but we did do Jazz Fest and let me tell ya; it was […]