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Pickled Pimiento Cheese

I served Food Network Magazine’s Pickled Pimiento Cheese while we played games during Christmas afternoon! It was easy to eat and a crowd-pleaser! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: I loved it! I usually prefer hot cheese dips, but this was fun…

January 1, 2024

Chicken Tenders

These Chicken Tenders are perfect for the whole family! Baked fresh or pre-made and stored in your freezer, your kids and your husband will love this big batch of chicken from Real Simple! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: So easy and…

March 5, 2023

Spicy Crab Tostadas

I do not make enough dishes with crab. Full stop. It is just so, so delicious. So glad I found a good use for the shellfish in these Spicy Crab Tostadas from Real Simple magazine! They are just full of fresh flavors, and nice…

July 29, 2020

Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

A salad feels special when it’s served with homemade dressing! Making your own is so easy, and takes just minutes, that I say, why not?! This Buttermilk Ranch Dressing, from the Magnolia Table cookbook, is a reliable ranch that everyone will enjoy! Rating: A…

July 5, 2020

Turkey Sandwiches with Brussels Sprouts Slaw

I loved celebrating Father’s Day with some easy, make ahead recipes! These Turkey Sandwiches with Brussels Sprouts Slaw, from Ina Garden, are so delicious and went perfectly with the previous Peach Caprese. Make the slaw earlier in the day, and throw together in minutes.…

June 21, 2020
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Halloumi Sticks with Harissa Mayo

Casablanca Market sent me a jar of their Moroccan Harissa and my wheels started turning! It took me back to the U.K. where harissa is offered somewhere on most menus, so I started thinking of some of my other U.K. favorites. Halloumi is definitely…

May 8, 2020

Chorizo Patatas Bravas Salad

This dish is so simple and so different! I love a good Waitrose Weekend newspaper recipe, but the only problem with a UK recipe is that you may have to improvise on UK ingredients. Once you get passed that, though, this Chorizo Patatas Bravas…

January 17, 2020