Caesar Wraps

Caesar Wraps

Caesar salads are one of my favorite meals, especially when topped with slices of juicy steak. The first time I made it in this cute little lettuce wrap form, it was part of a big Tapas spread that I made for my mom to celebrate her birthday. When I decided to make it for Hubby […]

Patriotic Jell-O Cups

Patriotic Jell-O Cups

When I was thinking about the timing of my new blog, I realized that the launch would be pretty close to the Fourth of July, and I knew immediately that I would write a post to honor my late Gramma Dorothea. My lovely Gramma (yes we spell it that way :)) absolutely loved  the Fourth of […]

Chocolate Shortcut Crepes

Chocolate Shortcut Crepes

As a humble home cook, crepes have always been one of those dishes that seems pretty intimidating. Right up there with risotto and a homemade bolognese sauce. (Stayed tuned for those!) So I knew I needed a simple recipe so the easy prep work make up for the extra effort of actually cooking the crepes. […]

The Best Spaghetti

The Best Spaghetti

I really can’t go any further in my food blog journey without giving a huge shout out to my wonderful husband. After all the entire blog is pretty much inspired by him… I know all wives, especially us blogger types, can tell you about how supportive and wonderful their own husband’s are, but I gotta […]

Aunt Rose’s Spice Cookies

Aunt Rose’s Spice Cookies

Hello Hello! And welcome to Thanks for Cookin’! Make sure you check out my About Me page so I can fully introduce myself, and then leave me a comment or find me on Facebook so you can introduce yourself too. It’s gonna be a fun ride, let’s get goin! I want to kick off this […]