Category: Let's Eat!

Smith Island Cake

Although it doesn’t look like it, a Smith Island cake is very easy to make.  This is a great tasting, crowd pleaser. Built with twelve layers of a sweet yellow cake, each layer...

Irish Restaurants In Toledo

Looking to have a fun and safe time this St. Patrick’s Day, and don’t want to travel too far? Check out these Irish restaurants located in the Toledo area and the featured...

Brown Sugar Meatloaf

  Yes, I know, you believe your mother’s meatloaf, like her spaghetti sauce, is the best. I challenge your belief with this meatloaf recipe. No cardboard texture here.  No need for a dark gravy...

Sample the World’s Cuisine in Toledo

12th Annual Restaurant Week Toledo is February 28 – March 6 It’s among the best of all dilemmas: planning your stops during Restaurant Week Toledo each year. What to choose? A smoothie and...

Homemade Pizza (and Sauce)

We love homemade pizza.  It is quite easy to make and everyone gets exactly what they want.  Here is a great crust recipe we enjoy.  Make sure to mix the crust early...

Beef Stew

Winter is the perfect time of year to make beef stew - a simple, warm, savory, filling and fulfilling meal to warm you. Everyone has a beef stew recipe and like spaghetti...

Chicken Four Ways (for two people)

With the cost of food rapidly increasing, we are all looking for healthy and tasty ways to stretch our grocery budget. Here are some ideas for chicken. Start with BIG roasted chicken. ...

Fast, Easy, Rustic Bread

Just about everyone loves homemade bread.  It can be very easy to make.  This is one of those easy recipes which could be your start to becoming a bread maker!  Or, it...

Shawarma Spiced Chicken

I have been making this Epicurious recipe for years. It is quick, inexpensive, filling (but not too filling) and healthy I wouldn’t label this Shawarma recipe 100% authentic, but I do label it...

No-Knead Bread

During the cold winter months, soup and bread is my go-to lunch.  A good rustic bread with a thin but crunchy crust is my favorite.  There is no good reason to purchase...

Prime Rib

Prime Rib is a favorite of most meateaters; our family certainly does.   This expensive cut of beef requires tender and focused preparation to avoid overcooking or producing a bland roast. While not...

Chili

Everyone has their own recipe for chili.  I imagine most don’t strictly follow a recipe but “wing it” as they go.  After the first few days of cold weather, my husband always...

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Day tripping to Frankenmuth

Great options for exploring are a short drive away.  Maybe you only have a few days to travel, didn’t get your planning done early,...

Nature’s Nursery launches “The Nest We Need,” fundraiser

Nature’s Nursery rescues and rehabilitates thousands of animals each year. Posting photos of their latest rescues on Instagram or hosting educational nature programs for...

Dr. Strange in The Multiverse of Madness Review: Campy Horror Fans Rejoice

The newest installment of the ever-expanding Marvel Cinematic Universe comes Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Directed by Sam Raimi, the horror savant behind...