Comfort At Its Best

Classic Shrimp and Okra Gumbo

Classic Shrimp and Okra Gumbo

I gotta say that Classic Shrimp and Okra Gumbo has been one of my favorite dishes since I was a kid.  There are a…

How to Make Swedish Meatballs

How to Make Swedish Meatballs

Swedish Meatballs have always been a favorite of ours, especially when we our throwing a party.   Every time we serve these at a…

Pho (Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup)

Pho (Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup)

Pho (Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup) is incredible.   It all starts with an amazing slow simmered chicken stock.   And then the wonderful fresh…

Deep Dish Italian Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Pizza

Deep Dish Italian Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Pizza

This Deep Dish Italian Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Pizza is so delicious, you just won’t believe it.  I just love the medium heat in…

Homemade Dinner Rolls

Homemade Dinner Rolls

Is there anything much more homey and comforting the Homemade Dinner Rolls?  I think not.   These are so nostalgic and just perfect.  …

Spatchcocked Turkey

Spatchcocked Turkey

Spatchcocked Turkey is a breakthrough technique that actually has been around for quite sometime.  The origins of the technique are a little unclear, but…

Roasted Chicken and Vegetables

Roasted Chicken with Vegetables

This Roasted Chicken with Vegetables is just so completely satisfying.  We love the combination of lemon and herbs slow cooked with chicken.   Ask…

Chinese Pot Stickers

Chinese Pot Stickers

These Chinese Pot Stickers are probably the Loon’s favorite Chinese appetizer.  They have a pork, mushroom and cabbage filling with other classic Chinese seasonings….

Portuguese-Style Clam Chowder

Portuguese-Style Clam Chowder

We just love the cream-based New England Clam Chowder, but we also really love tomato-based clam chowder. Portuguese-Style Clam Chowder is incredible.  This recipe…

Weekend Food & Fun: Amish Country!

Weekend Food & Fun: Amish Country!

Weekend Food & Fun: Amish Country! has us deep in the heart of Amish country and beautiful Lancaster County, PA.  We are on and…