Cook: Aunt Joan’s Hash Brown Casserole
Breakfast / Cheese / Comfort Food / Guilty Pleasures / See Hatsie Cook / Sides / Vegetarian

Cook: Aunt Joan’s Hash Brown Casserole

Every year, K and I opt to spend Valentine’s day at home.  K usually plans something for us to do out on a day that isn’t Valentine’s day, in order to avoid the crush of pink and red drenched love, and on actual Valentine’s day, I cook.  It’s exactly what both of us want to do, and … Continue reading

Party: Braised Pork with Fall Vegetables + How To Throw a Holiday Dinner Party (And Stay Sane!)
Comfort Food / Holiday Food / One-Pot Meals / Party Food / Pork / Potatoes / See Hatsie Party / Sides / Sunday Dinners / Tips / Vegetables / Winter Recipes

Party: Braised Pork with Fall Vegetables + How To Throw a Holiday Dinner Party (And Stay Sane!)

I have dreams of being the ultimate hostess.  In my head I throw elaborate parties with DIY photo booths, fun themes, and beautiful and delicious food.  There’s floral arrangements and appetizers and everyone has fun and no one is stressed.  In my head there’s music and laughter and cute little striped paper straws.  And a … Continue reading

Cook: {Southern Roots} Chicken and Dumplins with Fried Squash
Chicken / Comfort Food / See Hatsie Cook / Sides / Soup / Southern Roots

Cook: {Southern Roots} Chicken and Dumplins with Fried Squash

I’m really excited to tell you about a new series on Two Recipes titled Southern Roots.  You see, a big big part of my family’s heritage is centered around our food.  Most of my earliest memories of visiting my dad’s family in Georgia are of the food we ate.  So much delicious food. Holidays, family … Continue reading

Cook: Charred Fresh Corn Salsa with Avocado
Appetizers / Avocado / Citrus / Dips / Healthy Choices / Mexican Food / Party Food / Quick and Easy / See Hatsie Cook / Sides / Summer Recipes / Vegetables / Vegetarian

Cook: Charred Fresh Corn Salsa with Avocado

Every couple of weeks or so, our little group here in PA has a game night.  We’re all pretty big gamers; I personally come from a long line of card sharks.  My grandmother didn’t love much more than she loved playing cards.  So every once in a while we’ll set up some tables, bring out … Continue reading

Cook: Grilled Salmon with Dill and Warm Potato Salad
Entrees / Healthy Choices / Potatoes / Quick and Easy / Salad / Seafood / See Hatsie Cook / Sides / Summer Recipes / Sunday Dinners

Cook: Grilled Salmon with Dill and Warm Potato Salad

First thing’s first: Some exciting things have happened around Two Recipes!  I meant to share them with you yesterday, but I got all distracted by that beautiful chicken. First, a couple of weeks ago I was contacted by a person at Ocala Style Magazine, a local magazine that issues to the town of Ocala, Florida, … Continue reading

Cook: Skillet Roasted Chicken with Potatoes
Chicken / Comfort Food / Entrees / Fall Recipes / Potatoes / See Hatsie Cook / Sides / Sunday Dinners / Weeknight Meals

Cook: Skillet Roasted Chicken with Potatoes

Considering it is now pretty much mid-July (what?), and that if you live anywhere other than where I currently am, I’m sure you are just melting.  It’s rainy and cool here, which I was kind of bummed about until I recently spent 3 very sweaty days in a 4th floor walk-up in Boston without air … Continue reading