Acai Bowl with bananas, berries and granola

WIAW - March edition + Acai Bowl with Fruit and Granola recipe

03/28/2018 - 5:12pm

I'm still struggling with work/life balance but I managed to get a few good eats this month. We also purchased a lightbox so that we could take photos in the evenings without the yellow glow of...

Super Apple and Hickory Wood Smoked Maple Infused Bacon

Apple and Hickory Wood Smoked Maple Infused Super Bacon

07/16/2016 - 5:35pm

Making my own bacon has been one of the top things I wanted to try since getting a smoker. I've always craved the thick-cut, salty, and smoky flavor you'd get from the bacon...

Moroccan Spiced Lentil Soup with Butternut Squash, Garbanzo and Fava Beans | Oh-So Yummy

Moroccan Spiced Lentil Soup with Squash, Garbanzo and Fava Beans

11/18/2014 - 8:59pm

It's beginning to get chilly in San Diego, at least by our standards! Now's the perfect time to find that warm bowl of soup to keep us feeling toasty inside and out. This Moroccan Spiced Lentil...

Wolf Claws shredding away

Smoked Pulled Pork

09/17/2014 - 7:22am

One of my favorite things to make is smoked pulled pork sliders. I don't make it that often because it takes quite a lot of time and supervision but it is well worth it. The...

Brussel Sprouts, Leek, Turkey Bacon, and Almonds over Red Quinoa

Brussels Sprouts, Leek and Bacon over Red Quinoa

03/19/2014 - 9:15am

I've always enjoyed cooking but generally stick to recipes from cookbooks or online recipes. On occasion I'll throw together my own recipe based off previous experience and...

Cointreau Cocktail Challenge at Tequila Trail 2012

Spirits of Mexico 2012 Tequila Trail Cointreau Cocktail Competition recipes

09/16/2012 - 11:20am

We attended the Spirits of Mexico 2012 Tequila Trail this year and were able to try a couple of drinks made for the Cointreau Cocktail Challenge!

We've provided the recipes below in order...

Dave's Super Special Brownies

Dave's Super Special Brownies

05/20/2010 - 6:29pm

Have a special occasion coming up?  Then you need to make Dave's Super Special Brownies!

Ingredients and items needed:

1 box of brownie mix (or your fav. recipe) + egg,...

Skillet Rosemary Chicken

Skillet Rosemary Chicken

05/07/2010 - 7:40pm

I saw this delicious recipe in the May, 2010 Food Network Magazine.  The chicken was very juicy and had lots of lemon flavor.

Active time: 20 min, Total time: 40 min...

Almost-Famous Strawberry Milkshake

Almost-Famous Orange Milkshake

04/22/2010 - 11:34am

Almost-Famous Orange Milkshake

(from the Food Network Magazine)

Makes 4 drinks

Ingredients: 1 6-oz can frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed 1 cup whole...

Basil-Marinated Strawberries

Basil-Marinated Strawberries

02/16/2010 - 7:07pm

Looking for an updated version of sugary sweet strawberries?  How about basil-marinated strawberries?  I found this recipe online from the San Diego Reader.  It comes from William Bradley, the...

Oreo Cookie Fudge

Oreo Cookie Fudge

07/20/2009 - 10:23am


1 pound (super) white chocolate (Merckens or whatever confectionary coating you like) 1 can condensed milk 8-10 crushed Oreos     Directions:   1. Melt the...
Puff Pastry

Cathy's "Country French" Pastry

06/06/2009 - 9:51pm

I'm a member of a monthly cooking club. Last month's theme was Country French. I had fruit tartlets in mind, but since I was semi-winging it, this is what I ended up with...