Zucchini Fritters with Ranch Dip

Zucchini Fritters with Ranch Dip

Every summer I go on the hunt for ways to use zucchini. Even though I don’t have a garden anymore, I know lots of people who do, and I am always happy to take fresh produce off of their hands! These Zucchini Fritters with Ranch 

Mexican Fried Ice Cream

Mexican Fried Ice Cream

Try making Mexican Fried Ice Cream the next time you serve a nice Mexican dinner for your family or guests. There’s nothing so sweet as sharing a dessert with a loved one, whether romantically or for fun with one of your kids. This dessert is 

Sourdough Cider Donuts and Fritters

Sourdough Cider Donuts and Fritters

Recently I’ve been learning new ways to use my sourdough discard, rather than throwing it away. These Sourdough Cider Donuts and Fritters are simply marvelous! They cook up big and puffy and the apple cider is a perfect flavor fit for sourdough. I encourage you 

Homemade Cannoli with Creamy Ricotta

Homemade Cannoli with Creamy Ricotta

I love learning about and trying new Italian recipes. Homemade Cannoli with Creamy Ricotta is a delicious dessert that has just the right amount of sweetness. Plus chocolate and pistachios! Our family loves them. (Post modified with new photos on 4/6/22.) The first time I 

Indian Tacos with Fry Bread

Indian Tacos with Fry Bread

We once ate Indian Tacos with Fry Bread in Northeast Oklahoma at the Woolaroc Museum. They were delicious. So, of course, I had to try making my own. If you’ve never been to the Woolaroc Museum, I highly recommend it. They have an amazing collection 

Crab Rangoon

Crab Rangoon

We love Asian food and these little Crab Rangoon appetizers are perfect to go with your next Chinese meal. In the past, I’ve always had trouble folding the wrappers into the shape of what you find in restaurants. Recently, I tried folding them in half 

Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

Try this recipe for Hush Puppies the next time you serve fish or have a shrimp boil. They’re quite scrumptious. Okay, so here’s a little something you probably don’t know about me. I love hush puppies. My favorites come from Long John Silvers.  When I 

Egg Rolls

Egg Rolls

Making your own Egg Rolls calls for a bit of work, but it is well worth the effort. My family loves them–even more than those at restaurants. These little gems are filled with sausage and well seasoned vegetables, and are then fried in deep fat 

Pork Schnitzel with Cream Sauce

Pork Schnitzel with Cream Sauce

*Recipe slightly modified on 9/20/21 Pork Schnitzel with Cream Sauce is one of our favorite comfort dinners. It works well for a Sunday dinner or for your next Oktoberfest celebration. This is an easy dish to serve your family. Much like Chicken Fried Steak, the 

State Fair Corn Dogs

State Fair Corn Dogs

State Fair Corn Dogs. They bring back wonderful memories for me. When I was a girl, my folks would take us to the Kansas State Fair almost every year. It often coincided near my birthday, and I remember celebrating it at the fair–sometimes with a