Jalapeno Cheddar and Garlic 0

Jalapeño Cheddar Bread

My husband has been on an artisan bread kick lately, and was making a habit of picking up a loaf of jalapeño cheddar bread in the bakery section at the grocery store. One of my favorite games is to take a good thing from the store and make my own copycat recipe. I like to call it CIY: Cook it Yourself. And this was a perfect candidate. I love a good yeast bread, and this one is loaded with so much flavor that it makes for a perfect side item all on its own. I like to serve it with...

Add recipes to the app 0

Use the MealBoard app for super efficient meal planning

I am super excited about launching Renee and I have a lot of good stuff that we want to share with other women like us. I am most excited to talk about recipes and food ideas. Food━like real, good food━is my passion. I have made food a huge priority in my family’s life, and I can’t wait to share some of my best tips for making real, good food easier for other women who are pressed for time. I’ll go ahead and get my best tip on the table right off the bat. It’s called MealBoard, and it is...

Mortar and Pestle for crushing small amounts of whole spices 0

Five kitchen gadgets I can’t live without

Shopping in the kitchen gadget section at just about any store is almost over-stimulating for me. There is such a vast array of tools out there, each tempting with a very useful purpose and boasting the promise of saved time. I find myself rationalizing, “Well, I do cut up 2 avocados per month on average. Maybe this special slicer would come in handy.” Then I throw it back on the shelf remembering that my kitchen cabinets are just about at the “No vacancy” level. I can’t afford the space for a gadget that will rarely get used and probably become...