Country Bread

It’s no secret that baking has never been my forte.  I have always loved to cook, and have developed my skills in the kitchen to go along with our changing dietary needs, but baking remains a huge challenge for me. Bread, especially, has always been an extremely intimidating recipe.  The idea of using yeast, kneading,…

Road Trippin’…Into the WILD

If ever you’ve had the thought: “I’d like to go to Alaska someday”…make that someday, today! I think a lot of people overlook a vacation in Alaska because of the expense, or the limited warmer weather, or maybe they think that an Alaskan cruise is the only way one can see enough of the state…

Beer Battered Onion Rings

Oooooo, Onion Rings….Just saying those two words brings a smile to my face.  Those bite sized, crispy, golden brown and absolutely delicious little rings of joy are a “once in a while” indulgent treat that my husband and I like to eat. Now…these arent just any old onion rings though…our favorite decadent snack is BEER…