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Bacon-Potato Soup with Cheddar and Chives

What an ending to the weekend! The weather was on the warmer side for February which meant that we covered a lot of New York City ground! This tired mama didn’t want to prepare anything too crazy, so here is a Bacon-Potato Soup with…

February 23, 2020

Candied Bacon

Bacon and brunch go hand-in-hand. But, I am a SUCKER for any candied version, combining the salty and sweet, but bonus for spice! This Candied Bacon, from Food Network magazine, is all of the above, and then coated with COFFEE! Details below on this craziness.…

February 17, 2020

Short Rib Hash & Eggs

As if short ribs aren’t good enough by themselves, they then get turned into hash. Short rib hash is one of my favorite things on the planet. Salty, spicy, bold flavors, crisped to perfection, to be soaked up with a runny yolk–AMAZING! This version…

January 4, 2020

Butternut Squash Soup

Every time I set out to make a soup I’m never that excited, but once I am done, I’m always amazed at how good and how easy soups really are. Like this Butternut Squash Soup from Martha Stewart Living, soups can be a great…

December 20, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Elvis’s Peanut Butter and Bacon Pancakes

Elvis was rumored to love a peanut butter, bacon, and banana sandwich, so to pay tribute to the King (for no apparent reason) I’ve put together these Elvis’s Peanut Butter and Bacon Pancakes! Candied, spicy bacon, honey butter caramelized bananas, and Nestlé Toll House…

November 17, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Poached Eggs over Red Pepper Potato Patties

After withholding from delicious runny eggs all through my pregnancy, I’m definitely making up for that time off now! My Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Poached Eggs over Red Pepper Potato Patties offers big flavor potato cakes that soak up the runny yolks just…

October 19, 2019

Ramen Carbonara

Chrissy Teigen’s Ramen Salad left me with the majority of a six-pack of the orange, chicken-flavored, college staple. Luckily, I stumbled upon this amazing use for the repackaged noodle blocks! This Ramen Carbonara, from AllRecipes, is the perfect way to use up the leftovers and have…

October 10, 2019

Spicy Swiss Chard and Artichoke Dip

  Everyone loves a cheesy artichoke dip, but this Spicy Swiss Chard and Artichoke Dip, from Guy Fieri, takes the party classic to a whole new level. Jalapeño, smoked bacon, and sun-dried tomatoes are the star of this flavorful show!   Rating: A+  …

September 2, 2019

Bacon and Almond Waffles

  Breakfast for dinner–why not?! This is the third version I have tried out of Food Network’s Savory Waffles Six Ways, and I might just keep going! These Bacon and Almond Waffles combine a few of my favorite things, and turned out pretty darn tasty. Make as…

August 27, 2019