Amazing Anise Ribs Recipe

I don’t share many recipes here, but this one is simply too incredible not to spread. These ribs can be prepared ahead of time and reheated – in fact they’re even better the next day. The recipe comes originally from Food & Wine magazine, circa 1990, but I’ve simplified it somewhat for the busy parent.…

Kick-Ass Corn Relish Recipe

Corn relish is good. Really good. It’s amazing on hot dogs and hamburgers, but it can accompany essentially any grilled meat, or be spread on sandwiches, or mixed with chicken salad, or even slathered on scrambled eggs or omelettes. Kids dig it the most. You don’t even have to go out and buy canning jars…

A Vegetable-Packed Pasta Recipe

Trouble getting your kids into veggies, and veggies into your kids? Here’s a pasta recipe that slips them in on the sly. It’s a modified version of a Bolognese sauce, bulked up so that it’s packed with vegetables, but it’s so good the kids won’t even notice. Keep in mind that you could add other…