Caramelized Banana Upside Down Cake

Carmelized Banana Upside-Down Cake

My Mom was an excellent cook and even a better baker.  But I've never had a "sweet tooth!  I'm not a big chocolate eater either..but I do have a few favorites that I repeatedly make.  Caramelized Banana Upside Down Cake is one of them.  You know what else is great about this banana upside down […]

Secret’s From A Chef: Thanksgiving Recipes

Turkey

Earlier this morning I provided many options for  Thanksgiving dinner... If you've missed any part of the series you can find this by clicking: Fundamentals, Turkey Talkin & Nuts, Menu and recipes for Pumpkin Bruschetta. This post provides all the recipes...and tomorrow the time line to prepare everything for a less stressful Thanksgiving. First let's […]

Marinated Grilled Basil Flank Steak

Basil Grilled Flank Steak

Smiles Everyone! It's hot, Hot, Hot here in Chicago land! It reached 100° today - so I wanted a quick and easy recipe for dinner. I've got tons of Basil out in my herb garden and a flank steak! With the staples on hand I came up with this recipe. Marinated Grilled Basil Flank Steak […]

Cuban Spiced Pork Tenderloin and Soffrito Rice

1929 Charmer

Smiles, I've really been into making Latin food and enjoying all the scrumptious flavors that it offers. I just can't seem to get enough and Hubs loves pork anyway I fix it. Pork tenderloin is as versatile as chicken, and lean! Here's a great recipe which has become one of my favorites. I need to […]