Side Dishes

Dinner and Conversation

Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.  Colossians 4:6. Dinners around the Table In kimmyscucina it has always been important for us to have dinners together, around the table.  When the kids were little that was always what we did.  As sports… Read More Dinner and Conversation

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Pasta, Uncategorized

The making of Tomato Sauce

A VERY PRODUCTIVE DAY As I woke up this morning the smells of yesterday’s busyness still lingered in the air.  The smells of garlic and tomatoes.  Now to some of you this may not be a pleasant thought to wake up to these smells, but to me it is a reminder of a good day!… Read More The making of Tomato Sauce

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Uncategorized

What’s For Dinner?

Happy Monday Everyone! Kimmyscucina has been busy traveling so the kitchen has been pretty quiet, but this week we are going to MAKE SOME NOISE…(I have been at too many baseball games this last week, sorry). This week we will be making our Tomato Sauce.  We usually get 10-12 bushels of tomatoes and spend a… Read More What’s For Dinner?

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Beef

In A Moment

Dinner Tonight will be In A Moment… Still thinking about dinner tonight?  Well here you go…Another quick idea that does not need a recipe but will spark you on to make a decision and plan it out. Tonight for dinner, why not try some Grilled Steaks, Red-Skinned Potatoes and Green Beans.  Set the table outside,… Read More In A Moment

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Dessert

Blackberry Peach Sauce with Lavender

Lets “Mix” it up From one pot comes another, or so the saying goes something like that. But we have proven it true here. We were cooking lamb a few nights ago and we decided to come up with a different type of gravy rather than the old mint jelly. Now we love mint with… Read More Blackberry Peach Sauce with Lavender

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Dinner Menu

A Birthday Dinner Menu

  But Before the Wedding…A Birthday Celebration Today I would like to share a Birthday Dinner menu with you. Not sure how you decide on Birthday dinners in your house?  But here we let the one having the Birthday pick the menu. Last week it was Shane, who will be marrying our Hannah Girl in… Read More A Birthday Dinner Menu

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Chicken

Orange Honey Chicken

Dinner Decided! Orange Honey Chicken Still thinking about dinner tonight?  Well, consider your dinner decided!!  Try our Orange Honey Chicken! Battling Flavors? As you look at the ingredients you are probably saying “wow, that is a bunch of flavors battling around in the same dish” (sesame oil, olive oil, honey, oranges, scallions etc) FEAR NOT.… Read More Orange Honey Chicken

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Appetizer, Beef

What’s For Dinner?

What’s For Dinner? How many times a day do you hear that question?  Or if your family is all grown up, how many times a day DID you hear that question? When my kids asked me that continually, the answer was usually FOOD. The thing is they don’t realize that it’s a question we (as… Read More What’s For Dinner?

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Saturday Morning with Kimmy

In the Kitchen with Kimmy

Life… Proverbs 16:9 – In his heart a man plans his course but the Lord determines his steps… “Life with God at it’s core is about giving your life up to something bigger and more powerful.  It is saying at every turn that God knows better than we know, that his Spirit will lead us… Read More In the Kitchen with Kimmy

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Fish/Seafood, Pasta

Squid with Roasted Tomatoes and Onions

Calamari con pomodoro arrostito e cippolla (Squid with Roasted Tomatoes and Onions)     This recipe is an inspiration by Olivia, our third born.  It was her 20th birthday yesterday and this was the meal that our Ladybird requested.  As is the custom in our house, the birthday girl/boy picks the meal for their birthday… Read More Squid with Roasted Tomatoes and Onions

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