Cinnamon Maple Candied Almonds

Maple Cinnamon Candied Almonds by Foodie with Family

I often refer to my husband as ‘The Evil Genius’ and realized that maybe to some that sounds like an insult. Let me explain this little term of endearment. When he and I were dating, I posed a question that has probably been asked in one form or another by many geeks the world over:…

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Best Basic Deviled Eggs with Topping Ideas

Best Basic Deviled Eggs topped three ways from Foodie with Family

There are a lot of people who freak out a little when they draw deviled egg duty. Because it’s something that’s been such a mainstay of the party scene for so long, everyone knows how they’re supposed to taste and look and -let’s be honest- if your grandma, mom, or Aunt Molly didn’t share deviled…

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Midwestern Tacos | Taco Topped Baked Potatoes

Midwestern Tacos from Foodie with Family

This is the final ‘taco’ in my three taco series to prepare us for Super Bowl but the fun doesn’t end here! Come on back tomorrow AND Friday for two wonderful done-in-a-flash appetizers. There will be a giveaway you won’t want to miss on Friday. It’s a BIG one. Bigger even than my potatoes. Believe…

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Black Bean and Corn Tacos | 10 Minute Meal

Black Bean and Corn Tacos at Foodie with Family

This is Day 2 of our three day Taco series leading up to the Super Bowl. Today’s selection is a lightning fast, super fresh and divinely delicious vegetarian taco that cooks up in under ten minutes. HELLO LOVELY!  Tomorrow’s taco will be most decidedly decadent, so they balance each other out. One thing is certain,…

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Green Olive Tapenade | Make Ahead Mondays

Green Olive Tapenade with Wasa Rye Crisps from Foodie with Family

I love rich and indulgent food. I love butter, heavy cream, all manner of bread, bacon and the like. I also love healthy food. It all depends on what is going on, what’s freshest and what’s available to me. After the holiday food madness, my food pendulum tends to swing a little further toward the…

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Homemade Feta Cheese | Make Ahead Mondays

Homemade Feta Cheese

I have been promising to bring you my homemade feta cheese recipe for a while (Ahem, probably a couple of years. Eek.) Today is finally the day. You may be wondering why I bother making feta cheese from scratch. The answer-as is often the case-  is that homemade tastes great and because I can. I…

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Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Broccoli Cheddar Soup Featured Image

  Soup equals my bonus mom, Val. She is the Soup Queen. Almost without fail, anytime someone is invited over for dinner -whether family or friend- soup and muffins were on the menu. Val said that was because soup and muffins were almost always inexpensive, easy to make, and delicious. Val is the soup queen….

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