I looked in the pantry and there was no BBQ sauce for my meatballs. Panic! I’m taking meatballs to a birthday party tomorrow and wanted to get a head start.   So, I decided that I would try a new type of meatball sauce similar to one I found on BigOven.  This recipe is a twist on the grape jelly meatball sauce where cranberry sauce is used instead.  It was changed it up in a big way to make it my own and get the taste I wanted.  The only thing I didn’t do was make it a “Drunkin” dish.  It was posted on BigOven just now.  VisitRead More →

Big Oven has made more updates and improvements to their Cooking & Recipe Website.  Gotta love these guys for all they do for us!  To see my recipes on BigOven you can go to this link:  http://bigoven.com/myrecipes/KCinAZ Go to this link to read about the improvements.  http://blog.bigoven.com/index.php/improvements-to-my-recipes/Read More →

BigOven is by far my favorite online cooking application.  Now I’m even more thrilled with it since they have implemented several great updates to the site.  I began using BigOven in 2004 when I tired of trying to work with an outdated recipe collection program called Master Cook which has recently had an update too.  One of the greatest advantages to BigOven is it goes everywhere with you since it is internet based.  You can sign up for a free version that is definitely sufficient for the everyday cook.  But if you want to use all the fantastic features you will soon find yourself upgrading toRead More →

09/20/2014:  MasterCook now has a Cookbooks Store where you can get a choice of three cookbooks and two other cookbooks that are nominally priced.  I look forward to seeing more additions to the selection. Students and Teachers for a limited time can MasterCook for free.  Lucky them. MasterCook now has their own Blog.  This may be a good starting point to see if MasterCook is the cooking application for you. 09/03/2013:  The following is a recap of news directly from MasterCook about their updates.  I did receive a message from one of my readers who was concerned that they had to pay to use MasterCookRead More →