Not Your Typical Layered Dip

There are several things that drew me to this Layered Bean Dip. First off, the look of the dip. It’s not served in a glass casserole dish or trifle or giant glass bowl, with all the delicious layers viewed through the sides of glass. Secondly, it does not have the usual layers.

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Deep-Dish Pie and Corn Chip Day

Today is National Corn Chip Day. I don’t know about you, but the first thing I think of for Corn Chips is a Frito Pie.

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A Humble Man’s Feast

Today is the Feast of Saint Thomas Aquinas. Saint Thomas, a Doctor of the Church, was a Dominican Friar, Priest, philosopher and theologian. He is considered one of the greatest theologians of all time.

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It’s a Very Blue Day


Pancakes are delicious any way you make them. Today’s pancakes are made extra special with fresh Blueberries. You guessed it, today is National Blueberry Pancake Day.

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You Can Do Anything with Chicken Wings

Many, many years ago, my Dad was partnered in a Butcher Shop. My brother learned the value of hard physical work as a boy sweeping floors and helping with deliveries. I learned about bookkeeping while working on the office side of the business.

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Yum – It’s National Chocolate Cake Day

Today is National Chocolate Cake Day. Let me tell you, there are as many Chocolate Cake Recipes out there as there are stars in the sky. Who doesn’t love Chocolate Cake, right? This ain’t your typical cake, it’s a Poke Cake. This ain’t your typical Poke Cake either.

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Why wait till Spring Training for a Dodger Stadium Dog?

I know that I’ve mentioned this before, that on the Meal Planner Wednesday’s are a Wild Card Day – so anything goes. It can be as crazy or as simple as the mood strikes me. Well, within reason. After all, I plan my meals weeks in advance.

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