French Onion Grilled Cheese Sandwich

French Onion Grilled Cheese Sandwich

In Miscellaneous On November 24, 2013 0 Comments

One of my favorite lunches as a kid was a grilled cheese sandwich with white bread and Kraft Singles.  I’m not going to lie and say I don’t… Read More »


The Best Pizza in Houston (According to Someone Who Has a Blog with Pizza in the Name)

In Blog On September 6, 2013 0 Comments

How can I have a website called Chili and Pizza, but I have yet to mention pizza? My answer is simple.  No one can make chili as good… Read More »


Chicken Club Pizza

In Chicken On August 28, 2013 0 Comments

This recipe was inspired by one of my favorite pizzas at California Pizza Kitchen.  It is a sauceless pizza, but there is still tons of flavor. A store-bought… Read More »


Seared Scallops with Pinto Beans and Bacon

In Seafood On July 3, 2013 0 Comments

OK, I know what you’re thinking.  “This doesn’t seem like a comfort food recipe.  Hell, this doesn’t even sound like it goes together.” I completely agree, and I… Read More »

Classic Basil Pesto

Classic Pesto Sauce

In Basics On June 15, 2013 0 Comments

A few months ago, we planted a garden of tomatoes, peppers, squash and basil.  While things are starting to come in, the basil has already went crazy.  We… Read More »


Pepperoni Rolls

In Appetizers On March 10, 2013 1 Comment

Besides family and friends, the one thing I miss most about living in West Virginia is the abundance of pepperoni rolls.  You can get them at every grocery,… Read More »


Escovitch Fish

In Seafood, Uncategorized On March 8, 2013 0 Comments

First, I apologize that it’s been so long since I last posted, but the worst part about having a food blog is having to remember to cook things… Read More »

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken Wings

In Chicken On February 2, 2013 0 Comments

Everybody loves fried chicken, but everybody’s got their own “secret recipe”.  Mine is certainly not a secret, but I do think it’s pretty good. This recipe is more… Read More »


Sausage & Peppers

In Entrees On January 28, 2013 0 Comments

I have a problem.  Sometimes, I forget who I am, and I think I am an old, Italian grandmother.  I LOVE to cook pasta sauces, meatballs, fresh pasta… Read More »

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

In Soups On January 22, 2013 1 Comment

First things first, I am not going to pretend like French Onion Soup is one of those easy soups you can make in 30 minutes.  It is the… Read More »