Weekend Cooking

Hungarian Goulash Soup
This is my absolute favorite soup.  It is hardy and delicious, with some mild spiciness from the caraway seeds and paprika, and filling because of the [...]
Sunday Pot Roast Supper
I have ‘me mum’ (my British mother-in-law) to thank for this recipe, she always made a wonderful pot roast, and it is her pot roast that has [...]
Beef Barley Soup
This is one of two recipes I always make with leftover prime rib beef and bones.  Be aware that this recipe is an all day affair.  It isn’t hard, it [...]
Homemade Lasagna
This is the most ooey and gooey and delicious meal ever!  I use my homemade meat sauce or meatballs and sauce….but that’s not the only secret. [...]
Turkey Chili
This chili tastes fantastic and is not too spicy, I can’t handle too much spice.  If you can, then replace the red bell pepper with a hotter pepper [...]
Creamy Potato Leek Soup
I love soup, all year round (in the same way that I love ice cream, no matter the weather!)  I especially crave a big pot of homemade soup on a cold [...]
Beef, Beer and Cheese Pie
In the savory world, there are few things that are as wonderful to add for flavor than cheese or alcohol.  This was inspired by a wonderful recipe from [...]
Best Roast Chicken
I have tried many different tricks for roasting chicken, and in the end this works best and is super simple! Ingredients 5 lb. chicken 1 tbs butter 1 tbs [...]
My Chicken Parm
My favorite dinner in the world used to be the chicken Parmesan at a local restaurant (begins with a chocolate-tini and ends with chocolate gelato with [...]
Weekend Sauce
I wouldn’t call this a classic Sunday sauce, I believe that a true “Sunday sauce” would cook for hours and have an assortment of meats in [...]