Our Favorites – Blissfully Domestic – FOOD – 2014

So many great great FOOD stories this year.  We took a look back and wanted to share some of the ones we really liked - just in case you missed them!  We are looking forward to another great year of food, recipes, cooking ideas and tips and you! So, take a look…..  Our Favorites - Blissfully Domestic FOOD - 2014     How To Make Perfect Pinto Beans - There's nothing quite like a bowl of beans and ham on a winter's day.  This recipe will deliver great tasting beans with just the right texture! 20 Tailgating Recipes - Are you a football fan?  We love these take-a-long/make on site menu items for the big games! Easy Tex-Mex Chicken - Everyone needs a simple chicken dish that the family loves.  Put this one together quickly for a real crowd … [Read more...]

Baked Eggplant Parmesan

I stumbled upon this fabulous eggplant parmesan recipe posted by the fine folks who work with Martha Stewart. I downsized it for my family, and chose to bake slices on parchment paper instead of oiling the cookie sheet.  It’s so easy and a really satisfying meal.   Plus, the eggplant is baked not fried, so it’s “lighter” (aka No Guilt) and won’t make near as much mess to prepare.  Serve it to company, serve it to the kids.. Do not be surprised when they ask for seconds. Eggplant Parmesan does not have to be a heavy fried affair, here’s how: Baked Eggplant Parmesan Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 medium sized eggplant, peeled and cut into 1/2” rounds 1 egg ½ cup plain dry breadcumbs ½ cup grated parmesan cheese ½ teaspoon oregano ¼ teaspoon dried basil 1 jar spaghetti sauce … [Read more...]