There are some foods that just aren't meant to be messed with. Updated? Tweaked? Seasoned a little more liberally than how Grandma made them? Absolutely. But the integrity of those things should never be fundamentally
Cooking up a hardy dish this time of year makes my heart (and tummy) happy. It's hard to beat savory flavors that meld and cook all day. They warm you up from the inside out. While this recipe for Sweet Potato Shepherd's Pie doesn't take all day to cook, it's perfect for cooler autumn weather. I didn't get shepherd's pie very often as a kid. (I don't think my mom was a huge fan.) When I did get it, it was definitely a treat. It may not be all that fancy, but there's something about it that I've always loved.
Black bean and sweet potato shepherd’s pie
Veggie filled sweet potato shepherd's pie with ground turkey, black beans, tomatoes, spinach, and sweet potatoes. So hearty, so good! Made in one pan.
Sweet potato shepherd’s pie
This vegan sweet potato shepherd's pie is hearty, delicious, nutritious, and easy to make! The filling is made with veggies, lentils, and tomatoes.
Shepherd’s pie with onion gravy
Shepherd’s pie is one of the best comfort foods I know of with it’s beefy (or lamb) filling topped with mounds of creamy, cheesy mashed potatoes that wrap around you like a warm hug. To double the comfort this is topped off with an easy skillet onion gravy. (Not shown – sorry – hungry people...Read More
Long-time readers of our blog will recognize this little number. Whenever the topic of favorite Best Bites recipes comes up, whether it be with friends, family, on-line forums, parenting boards, etc. Spicy Honey Chicken is
Tutorial: mashed potatoes
After Sara's fruit salsa a few weeks ago, you should be well-acquainted with the idea of Choose Your Own Adventure cooking! What it REALLY is is getting to a point where you're comfortable enough in
Overnight cinnamon rolls
Cinnamon Rolls are a favorite in our house. We seem to always get the cravings on Sunday afternoons, so after church when we're all home being lazy, I'll often whip up a batch. There have
Diner-style french fries (and fry sauce)
There is something about diner food, or even the suggestion of diner food, that seems to have magical powers over people. One morning a few months ago, I was watching Gilmore Girls and Lorelai and