Marinated Flank Steak

Marinted Flank Steak

The weather has been beautiful here the last few days but still dipping into the low 40's at night.  With the cooler night weather we are still craving heartier meals.  We are not big beef eaters and only eat maybe twice a month.  Tonight I made a wonderfully favorable marinaded Flank Steak.

Latin Beef Stew

Latin Beef Stew

Mr. C loves traditional comfort food, Chicken and Dumplings, Beef Stew and all the other ones.  I also like comfort food but I like to change it up a bit with new flavors, but keeping its classic appeal!  Mr. C wanted beef so I came up with Latin Beef Stew! It's always disappointing to me […]

One Pot Wonders

Classic Beef Stew

One of my favorite ways to cook is using One Pot Wonders recipes.  One Pot Wonder are dishes that you kind of throw everything in the pot, let it cook, and then it's done! I thought I would share with you one of my favorite “one pot wonders” that is just perfect for this time […]

Sunday’s Soup

Beef and Cabbage Soup

I don't know if your old enough to remember the "Days of the Week" Panties? Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and so on. When I was young, and wore the panties, I use to think about what would happen if I got caught wearing the "wrong" day? Well I never got caught...but I did feel a little […]

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Stuffed Cabbage

Slow Cooker Sweet & Sour Stuffed Cabbage

I've been using my slow cooker the last month more than I have in a long time, and I'm wondering why? Mr. Charmer loves stuffed last night I made Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Stuffed Cabbage. It was oh so good!   Mr. Charmer ate 5 rolls..he was very happy! Want to know how to […]

Slow Cooker Fajitas (easy and good}


  It's a dreary and windy day, the leaves our neighbors never rake :-{ are blowing around and dancing about in the air. Lake Michigan is on a flood warning from Superstorm Sandy until early evening and the waves are more like an ocean instead of a lake.  It seemed like a perfect day to […]