Taste this soup and it will put a smile on your face. You won’t even have to say, “Cheese.” (PS. take some advice from a photographer and never ask your subjects to say cheese…that’s where the term “cheesy smile” comes from. So, just ask them to smile.) This soup has everything a comfort food soup […]Read More Say “Cheese”..as in Broccoli Cheese Soup with Smoked Chicken and Bacon
As I look back at the past month and wonder where it went, I see that Yes!Chef! and I have been pretty busy with life type stuff and he hasn’t had a lot of time to cook up a bunch of things for the blog.Read More Flirting with Skirt Steak
Do you have childhood memories of Poke Cake? I used to make Poke Cake for my kids when they were small, mostly because it was easy and they loved it. Sometimes I made it with Jello, but mostly I made it with pudding and Cool Whip topping. My youngest (who just turned 20) does not […]Read More Give your loved ones a poke…Chocolate Mint Poke Cake, that is.
The members of the Schmautzhaus have gotten together again for some summer celebrating. This time we were celebrating two birthdays for the price of one, so to speak. Two birthdays were exactly a week apart, so we all got together yet again.Read More Cool Watermelon Mojitos and Spicy-Sweet Glazed Shrimp on the Bar-B; or It’s time to celebrate again!
We all scream for ice cream, is how that saying is supposed to go. However, I am now 1 for 3 as far as ice cream goes (1 win to 2 losses). So, now every time I tell my fam that I’m thinking about making ice cream, I think they all do a silent scream.Read More I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream
I am starting to fall a little behind with Yes!Chef!’s food blogging. He’s pumping out great food faster than I can take pictures, edit them, taste the food and blog. Then, there’s this whole world around me that is begging to be photographed, to say nothing of my photography business. So many beautiful people, so […]Read More Roast Beast or Family Birthday Happiness
If you have read any of my past posts, you know that I am always on the quest to make and photograph cute cupcakes. You know what I’m talking about, don’t you. You see these adorable cupcakes on the web or in a magazine or cookbook and you say to yourself, “I am going to […]Read More Funfetti Birthday or Cute Cupcakes Quest finally makes some headway