Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 125

pink carnations

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop- It’s Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop and I can’t wait to see what you link up this week. ♥ My favorite thing this week is….This beautiful bunch of fragrant pink carnations.Oh how I wish you could smell these beautiful perfumed blooms. I found these beauties at the [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 123

thursday favorite things blog hop

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop- It’s Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop and I can’t wait to see what you link up this week. ♥ My favorite thing this week is…. A polished stone hematite necklace I just added to my Be Well Gifts shop. I love the twists in this beautiful piece. [read more…]

Cookies for Santa

cookies for santa tradition

Cookies for Santa Leaving cookies for Santa is a tradition that started as a result of an old Scandinavian Mythology. A story about a hunter named Odin and his hunting buddies. they flew through the sky on their Yule hunting adventures. Children would leave hay and treats for the hunter’s eight legged horse. The children [read more…]

Pork Tenderloin

pork tenderloin recipe

Pork Tenderloin Happy Monday, I hope you had a lovely weekend. Did you get your entry in for the new giveaway? Today’s recipe just needs you to add some potatoes and your favorite green veggie and this Pork Tenderloin isa wonderful Sunday meal. What You Need 3-4 Lb boneless pork loin (do not remove fat) 3 [read more…]

Shrimp Linguine with Bacon

shrimp and bacon linguine

Shrimp Linguine with Bacon- Another week of possibilities ahead my friends. Today for meals on Monday I’m sharing one of our special occasion favorites. I have been making this for years and years,Shrimp Linguine with Bacon! I always serve it with a nice crusty bread or garlic bread. It’s a wonderful tummy filling meal. But you can’t [read more…]

Soft Pretzel Twists

soft pretzel twist recipe

Soft Pretzel Twists- Our sweet Izzy had surgery on Thursday morning ( those on facebook already know the story). I am very sorry if I didn’t make it to your Thursday Favorite Things link. He had an adult canine tooth removed and gum surgery and then he was neutered….He’s doing well and he has been [read more…]

Fixing Cooking Mistakes

fixing cooking mistakes

Fixing Cooking Mistakes- The joy of cooking often includes fixing cooking mistakes. I know that may seem odd. But a remedy for a mistake can make you smile when you realize that the recipe is not ruined.I am often like a “mad scientist” when I am creating recipes  and I make mistakes in the kitchen [read more…]

Meals On Monday Garlic Lemon Chicken

lemon garlic chicken katherines corner

Garlic Lemon Chicken Regular readers of Katherines Corner know how much I love lemon. Add some garlic and green beans from the garden and you have a wonderful garlic lemon chicken dinner. Enjoy! Just a quick note about the paparazzi party I had on the weekend. Thank you to those of you who left encouraging comments. Unfortunately I did not [read more…]

Spice It Up

spices

I was buying refills for my spices the other day and I started thinking about which ones I can’t live without. I have a list of “must have spices”. They are: Black Pepper, Basil, Garlic, Cinnamon, Oregano ,Parsley, Red Pepper Flakes, Rosemary,Thyme and Mrs. Dash Table Blend.  If I had no other spices in my [read more…]

Meals On Monday Pasta Parmesan

pasta parmesan katherines corner

Pasta Parmesan I often notice that the simplest meals are the best ones. This is one of our favorites. It is an easy “go to” recipe for lunch, a side dish, or in our case, a complete meal with a little crusty bread. What You Need 8 oz. Pasta (Linguine, spaghetti or fettuccini) 1 Clove [read more…]

Meatless Monday Recipe Candy Bar Cake

candy bar cake katherines corner

Candy Bar Cake Did someone say chocolate? What You Need For The Cake 3 1/2 cups flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 2 Cups  chocolate candy bars (finely chopped) Go crazy pick your favorite! 1 Cup butter (softened) 1 1/2 Cups sugar 4 Large eggs (separated) 2 tsp Vanilla extract 1 1/4 Cups [read more…]

Meatless Monday Katies Super Secret Zucchini Bread

zucchini bread katherines corner

Katies Zucchini Bread- Hello sweet bloggy friends.  We have had a great harvest of zucchini from our garden lately. We have had it grilled, sauteed, raw,baked, stir fried and now in my super secret zucchini bread. That’s right friends, I’m sharing my super secret zucchini bread recipe (its la low sugar recipe )with you today, Enjoy!   What [read more…]

Anniversary Ribs

anniversary ribs katherines corner

Anniversary Ribs Okay, I know you’re probably sick of hearing about our anniversary. But this is really low in the mush factor. A little warning to my veggie friends. This post contains a raw meat photo. I really had not planned this post so no time to create well staged photos . As you know ( [read more…]

Meatless Monday Recipe Garlic and Herb Tomatoes

garlic herb tomatoes katherines corner

Garlic and Herb Tomatoes Unfortunately it will be a while before we’ll be picking fresh tomatoes from our garden. But, this yummy recipe is perfect for the sweet little red tomatoes from our local market.  Are you growing tomatoes this season? I hope you will try these Garlic and Herb Tomatoes. What You need 3 Tbsp [read more…]

Beef Brisket Recipe

beef brisket katherines corner

Beef Brisket Recipe Yesterday was meatless Monday today it’s all Meat! A delicious beef brisket recipe I think you’ll really enjoy. What You Need 4 Lbs Beef brisket (trimmed) 2 Tbsp Chili powder 2 Tbsp Salt 1 Tbsp Garlic powder 1 Tbsp Onion powder 1 Tbsp Ground black pepper 1 Tbsp Sugar (okay to lessen [read more…]