Cottage/Shepherd’s Pie

Cottage/Shepherd’s Pie? I’m gonna explain. Don’t worry! There is lamb in traditional Shepherd’s Pie. Shepherd, sheep, lamb…of course. But, many of us in America opt to use ground beef instead of lamb due to availability and taste preferences. Doing so, turns Shepherd’s pie into Cottage pie! Now, look, if you enjoy lamb, use it! I

Oven Baked BBQ Ribs

Oven Baked BBQ Ribs. Claude hammercy! Just typing those words make me hungry!! I love BBQ. And my dad is the BBQ king! I know. Everyone thinks their father or uncle is the best. But, I’m telling the truth. The man has skills on the grill! Unfortunately, I know nothing about handling the pit. I’d

Steak and Smoked Gouda Alfredo

  I’m playing restaurant wars again. When I can’t figure out what to cook, I think about my favorite dishes at different restaurants. Then, I try to recreate them at home. For my birthday this year, I went to a local restaurant and ordered their Steak and Smoked Gouda Alfredo. It was delicious. It features

Hibachi Dinner at Home

One of my goals with this site is to show my Cookies how to make restaurant quality meals in your own kitchen. Call me crazy, but I truly believe anyone can cook with the right guidance. Good food looks intimidating. Especially, when the chefs are flipping eggs in hats, lighting fires, and juggling spatulas! Coop

Lazy Roast Beef Po’ Boys

Yes. You read right.I call them Lazy Roast Beef Po-boys, because we’re not doing any of that long slow cooking of a roast. We’re letting the deli to all of that mess. Besides, I don’t like the pulled beef style po boys. I like the sliced, deli meat. You know, I guess we just call

The Best Pot Roast Ever…No Seriously. Ever!

Pot Roast. Classic. Slow cooked. Tender. Words that come to mind when Pot Roast comes to mind. Get it? Okay, anyway, I’m giving you the best one ever.  Searing the roast before placing it in the oven helps make it fork tender and juicy. Don’t forge the fresh herbs! You know Rosemary is my favorite.

Beef and Broccoli

Put the phone down, boo! *cues Erykah Badu* “I can make you put ya phone down!” No, I’m serious. No need for takeout anymore! This Beef and Broccoli recipe is alllll you’ll need from here on out, Cookies! Trust me.  Baaaaby, this sauce tho!! LIFE! And this meal would be perfect for meal prepping. It

Garlic and Rosemary Beef Tips

The fridge is looking pretty bare. I HATE grocery shopping with a passion! No, seriously, I hate it more than baking. I didn’t plan on cooking today. I’m still in Birthday mode. By the way, thank you so much for all of the birthday love you’ve sent my way! I felt all special and whatnot.