Monthly Archive: December, 2013

Most Popular Recipes {2013}

I’d like to extend a sincere thank you to everyone who visits Sally Cooks.  Thanks for your likes, pins, comments and shares.  This has been a fun year of blogging and  hearing from… Continue reading

Tropical Traditions Coconut Oil Giveaway Winner!

The winner of the  quart (32 oz.) jar of Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil –  a $40 value – is  Cyndi H! I’ll be in touch to get your address 🙂 Thanks to everyone who entered… Continue reading

Mint Chocolate Chip Christmas Cookies

I’m so excited my sisters have come up to visit us for a few days before we all head south for Christmas and to welcome them I made these Mint Chocolate Chip Christmas Cookies.… Continue reading

Chocolate Pear Loaf Cake

This loaf cake, loaded with pears, cinnamon and chocolate is my homage to the final lyric of the Twelve Days of Christmas: “And a Partridge in a Pear Tree.”  It is a dense… Continue reading

Chicken, Greens and Rice Noodle Soup

Ever think to yourself, I should to eat more greens?  If so, I’ve got a noodle soup recipe packed with greens and delicate slippery rice noodle that you’ll love. I found these in my local… Continue reading

Tropical Traditions Coconut Oil Giveaway! {Giveaway Closed}

I’m a big fan of coconut oil for cooking, baking and using on my skin and hair so I was excited when Tropical Traditions asked me to try their fancy Gold Label Virgin… Continue reading

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies {with Coconut Oil}

I laughed out loud after Joe told me his superlative from the office holiday party: “Most likely to maintain his girlish figure by pawning off his wife’s baked goods on his coworkers!”  While… Continue reading

Hearty Beer Cheese Dip {with Christmas MSU Edam Cheese}

Last Thursday I posted a recipe for Spicy Hot Cheese and Sausage Dip and today I’ve got another cheese dip for you, this one with with beer and lots of cheese.  I was inspired to… Continue reading

Chicken and Dumplings {in your Crockpot} and Homemade Cream of Chicken Soup

I love crock pot recipes and today I’ve got a great one for you!  I’m also sharing an easy recipe for homemade cream of chicken soup that is so good you’ll never want to… Continue reading

Mouth-Watering Marinade/Sauce for Steak and Vegetables

We made it through the second night with our new baby and this time she only wailed/cried/screamed bloody murder in her crate from 8pm to a little after midnight when she finally fell asleep.  She’s… Continue reading