My Husband’s All Time Favorite Dessert: Vanilla Almond Cheesecake

I ask Joe every year what kind of cake or dessert he wants for his birthday and every year, so far, he has said this cheesecake. Lucky for me, it is super simple and I can almost make it with my eyes closed. The original recipe comes from my lovely Godmother, Meriwether, in Asheville, NC. I’ve written about this recipe before but it has been … Continue reading My Husband’s All Time Favorite Dessert: Vanilla Almond Cheesecake

What’s Cooking?!

Hope you had a happy St. Paddy’s Day yesterday.  We had some delicious Guinness on tap and a lovely dinner with friends in Chapel Hill.  This week I ordered a meal delivery kit from Plated with 4 dinners to take care of Tuesday-Friday and they sound delicious. Leave me a message or email me sallymacncheese@gmail.com if you haven’t tried Plated and you’d like a discount … Continue reading What’s Cooking?!

Meal Plan for a Cold, Rainy Week

This week is mostly comfort foods that I’m craving in this chilly, grey weather.  Last week, our favorite meal was Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Pasta in the Crockpot – so good and easy! Here’s my plan of attack this week: Monday: Roasted Chicken and Parmesan Carrots  Tuesday: Sausage and Peppers from Papa Spuds  in the Crockpot Wednesday: Grilled Salmon and Crazy Feta with Crudites Thursday: Out Friday: … Continue reading Meal Plan for a Cold, Rainy Week