How our garden grows (week 2)

Ruthie and Drew starting seeds

How our garden grows   Week 2   This week we're going to talk about getting our little seeds started...   We bought a seed starter tray that comes with a humidity dome and drain tray PLUS a heat pad on Amazon for a super good price!      Hydrofarm CK64050 Germination Station with heat pad We used Jiffy Organic Seed Starting Mix to fill our trays... it's … [Read more...]

What’s Cooking in your kitchen (week 2)

The BEST French Dip Sandwich on the planet

What’s Cooking in your kitchen   Weekly Dinner Menu Sometimes we all need a little help figuring out what to make for dinner!  What’s Cooking… in your kitchen, is a dinner menu plan that will help take the guess work out of dinner!    Week 2   Monday:   This is one of Drew's faves: Arizona Pork Tenderloin   Tuesday:  AND this is one of my … [Read more...]

Easy Peazy Chili

Easy Peazy Chili

Easy Peazy Chili is one of my "back-up" recipes... you know, the one that gets thrown together in 5 minutes and requires no more effort than opening a few cans, dumping said cans into a pot, and applying heat!!  Gotta love it!  I do this recipe by 2's... you can easily cut it in half for a smaller group :)     Easy Peazy Chili is really a life saver sometimes! Note-- … [Read more...]

Snap! The blogging conference

Snap-Conference

Last weekend I went to what turned out to be a totally awesome event!  Being new to the blogging world... I had no idea what a fabulous time an event like Snap! would be! There were classes on all different kinds of blogging stuff which was totally awesome!  I got to meet and talk a bit with a lot of bloggers, everyone was so nice and kind... I'm so glad that I got to go!  I have to … [Read more...]

Spaghetti Factory Broccoli (copy cat)

Spaghetti Factory Broccoli (copy cat)

Spaghetti Factory Broccoli (copy cat) has been a favorite of our for years!!     I put together my very own version of Spaghetti Factory's Broccoli with Mizithra Cheese and browned butter... I'm pretty sure my version is a lot healthier than there's is :)  We fell in LOVE with their broccoli after giving it a try one time, and once I'd read the description on the menu, I … [Read more...]

What’s Cooking with Ruthie Facebook and Twitter…

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What's Cooking with Ruthie Facebook and Twitter...  are all dolled up and ready to go!   If you want to get behind the scene information and Sneak Peeks at upcoming posts then Facebook is where you wanna be... I'm tweeting away on Twitter too! ( still trying to get the hang of that little place, however!)    SO like me on Facebook:  What's Cooking with … [Read more...]

Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies is a really delicious and healthy recipe from my friend, Emily!     You remember her Chicken Tortilla Soup that was SO good?!?!  Well, last week she text me this recipe saying I'd have to make Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies for the blog cuz they're amazing!!   I totally knew I'd be giving them a try as soon as possible :)   Healthy … [Read more...]

How our garden grows

Ruthie's Spring Flowers

How our garden grows is my NEW Monday post on our little garden!   Week 1 Our garden DOESN'T  grow with silver bells and cockle shells...  Nope. It's more like sweat and blisters!  BUT, oh. my. word!  The taste of fresh tomatoes makes up for the whole little pain in the rear it is sometimes :) These wonderful raised garden boxes before I was around BUT, oh how I love these … [Read more...]

What’s Cooking in your kitchen

What's Cooking...in your kitchen? by whatscookingwithruthie.com

What’s Cooking... in your kitchen Weekly Dinner Menu   Sometimes we all need a little help figuring out what to make for dinner!  What's Cooking... in your kitchen, is a dinner menu plan that will help take the guess work out of dinner!  Week 1     Monday:  This recipe is one of my fav's... Auntie Ruth's Lemon Chicken Pasta    Tuesday:   These little … [Read more...]

Heavenly Grilled Pineapple

Heavenly Grilled Pineapple

Doesn't just the sound of Heavenly Grilled Pineapple make your mouth water?  I could hardly take the pictures of them without snitching!! K... maybe I snitched just one :)     Trust me when I say you'll be in pineapple heaven with this Heavenly Grilled Pineapple recipe! Even now, with my taste buds completely tingly from eating too much, I'm in heaven!! *I got this recipe … [Read more...]

Tarragon Chicken Dish

Tarragon Chicken Dish

Tarragon Chicken Dish tastes and looks and feels like spring!  It's simply one of those recipes that you savor and can't help but give a nice Hmmm, mmmm :) ... with every bite!! Tarragon Chicken Dish is delicious and healthy and you'll really love the hint of Tarragon in there... it's a wonderful spring time combination! AND I love it when every kid in the house wants seconds!  … [Read more...]

Summer Grilled Asparagus

Summer Grilled Asparagus

Summer Grilled Asparagus is wonderful anytime of year (of course!) but grilling fresh veggies just seems like summer-y thing to me.... which explains the name :) The best part about Summer Grilled Asparagus is pairing them up with some steaks or chicken breasts , throwing 'em all on the grill... and there's NO mess in the kitchen :)  (which is always a bonus!!)  A totally fabulous … [Read more...]