Copycat Olive Garden Breadsticks

This is the second time I have made these Almost-Famous Breadsticks and they are so good! So similar to Olive Garden Breadsticks... only made at home. Almost-Famous Breadsticks (Olive Garden Copycat) 1 package active dry yeast or 2-1/4 tsp. 4 1⁄4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened 2 tablespoons…

Rosemary Potato Pizza

I have an Italian cookbook called The Silver Spoon and of the few recipes I have tried - I love their Potato Pizza. I'm not a big fan of red sauce so this olive oil base is perfect for me. The pizza is simple and delicious! Rosemary Potato Pizza 3 large potatoes Olive oil for…

Creamy Swedish Rice Pudding

 This is such a creamy treat from the Joy of Cooking cookbook. Swedish Rice Pudding 3/4 cup medium or long-grain white rice 1-1/2 cups water Heaping 1/4 tsp. salt Bring to simmer over medium-high heat, then reduce the heat to low, cover, and simmer until the water has been absorbed, about 15 minutes. Stir in:…

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

This Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup recipe from Cooking Classy is so good! I am all about a fast meal - especially tonight since I was running behind - so I threw all my veggies in a food processor to speed up the process... The only other changes I made to the recipe were to use rotisserie chicken instead of…

Avocado Black Bean Breakfast Taco

Today I made two meals out of shredded beef taco leftovers. Dinner turned out OK but breakfast was divine! It was hard stopping at one! Avocado Black Bean Breakfast Taco Very Slightly Adapted from Pretty.Good.Food. Ingredients 4 eggs 4 corn tortillas 15 oz. can black beans 2 Tablespoons of diced jalapeños 1 garlic clove, minced 1 –…

Avocado Toast

Every Tuesday my husband volunteers with my brothers' Boy Scout Troop. While he is off re-living his Eagle Scout days the little boys and I get to hang out with "MeMa." This past week MeMa had been raving about Avocado toast so this was our dinner plan. It did not go quite like we imagined...…