Avocado and Sweet Pepper Stuffed Chicken

  Normally, I keep things simple for myself and will bake a couple thighs for dinner, so it is good to cook for others once...

Super foods

The last article I wrote was on kale and different ideas on how to prepare it. Coincidentally, maybe 5 minutes after I hit the...

Sugar Cookies

I knew that this article is for the Christmas edition, so I wanted to write about some kind of Christmassy food. The problem was...

Twice Baked Potatoes

After warming your insides with a hot chocolate last week, I thought it would be appropriate to keep the home-style comfort theme going for...

Scallops

Ah, the warmth of spring. Trees start showing buds while a few plants make their first little upward thrusts as they try to reach...

Voisin Potatoes

By Chef David “Smitty” ·  Last week, when I mentioned I was writing a potato recipe because in all the years I’ve been writing this...

Beef Stew

Usually during this time of year, stews and casseroles become great meal choices because of how hearty they are on a cold winter night....

Zucchini and Roasted Red Pepper Puree

There is an old saying in the mountains, “If you don’t like the weather, just wait a minute.” It is hot and muggy and...

Valentine’s Day Dinner

Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love, meant for two: you and your significant other. Try Smitty’s recipe for Hollandaise Sauce Try Lou Phillips picks for...

Leftover Turkey Sandwiches

Turkey, mashed potatoes, squash, stuffing, apple pie: these are some of the things we look forward to on Thanksgiving. Something else we all look...