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Healthier Meatloaf

I’m in the mood for some comfort food, and nothing is more comforting than A1 sauce slathered over a big hunk of meatloaf. I don’t make meatloaf, mind you. This is 100% Joe’s department. Raw meat is so not my thing. We’ve never really loved turkey meatloaf, but we do try to cut fat and eat healthier foods. This version combines moist, juicy ground beef with ground turkey for a lighter twist on the original.  We both really like this version of meatloaf. We’ve been using this recipe for the duration of our marriage, but I don’t know where it … Read more

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

homemade spaghetti sauce recipe

Every year, we buy a glut of tomatoes, and Joe spends a full day blanching, peeling, blending and cooking homemade spaghetti sauce. A full batch or two lasts us through the whole winter. My mom, Grandma, and Gran have shared lots of recipes over the years. This is one of them. I remember it fondly from my childhood. I think it started with Granny, who is my father’s mother. Print Recipe Homemade Spaghetti Sauce Servings Ingredients 1 peck tomatoes10 onions chopped coarsely, divided3 stalks celery chopped coarsely1 green pepper chopped coarsely2-4 cloves garlic pressed1 tablespoon oregano5 bay leaves1 1/2 tablespoons … Read more