Cranberry Orange Pork Loin for the Slow Cooker, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Lately I’m looking for lean, low sodium, tasty recipes to prepare for my Tall & Handsome since his triple bypass surgery. So, the past few weeks has been an adventure in culinary experimentation. For starters I made a wonder pumpkin bread in the bread machine and a pasta e fagioli. Recipes will soon come. But

Good Old Country Dressing, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Good Old Country Dressing I’ll just start out by saying this recipe is adapted from a Paula Deen recipe. As they say, that should be `nuff said… I was looking at my original copy of the original recipe. It’s from 2005. Tall & Handsome and I were away from “home” that year…we were solo for

Andes Crème de Menthe Chunk Cookies, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Andes Crème de Menthe Chunk Cookies, I owe this recipe entirely to Tall & Handsome and the Andes Mint folks. You see we both enjoy an occasional Andes Mint…especially if they have been chilled in the fridge. My limit is one or two. The other day I sent T & H to the store for

Reggie’s Brined and Grilled Turkey, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Reggie’s Brined & Grilled Turkey It’s less than two weeks before Christmas. Many of you are probably already planning you Christmas dinner menu. The main course is always debatable from home to home. For some a Christmas holiday meal isn’t complete without the Christmas Turkey (like the Thanksgiving Turkey). For some it’s the Christmas Ham,

Chicken Kabobs with Orange Marmalade Glaze and Orange Fragrant Rice, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Chicken Kabobs with Orange Marmalade Glaze and Orange Fragrant Rice By Beverly Hicks Burch We brought out this all time favorite recipe for the 4th of July this year. This is a recipe I can eat when I’m sick and can eat nothing else. We’ve taken this and adapted it from one off the back

Good Food and Good Friends, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Good Food and Good Friends By Beverly Hicks Burch Memorial Day this year was spent sharing some time with one of my oldest and sweetest friends. Betty has known me for a long time…we’re talking high school years folks. Tall & Handsome had been finishing up the lawn Monday and I had let Watson outside

Raspberry Christmas Circles, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Raspberry Christmas Circles By Beverly Hicks Burch During the holidays we like to add a taste of Tall & Handsome’s southwestern cuisine to our menu. Years ago when he first celebrated Christmas with my family he brought Posole to the table in a nod to his New Mexican heritage. It was a big hit. Unfortunately