Hot Eats and Cool Reads

Feb 22, 2018

Granny Gertrude's Blueberry Rice Pudding Recipe

A delicious old fashioned dessert from my favorite vintage church cookbook that's also great with strawberries, cherries, blackberries or raspberries!

Granny Gertrude's Blueberry Rice Pudding Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads! A delicious old fashioned dessert from my favorite vintage church cookbook that's also great with strawberries, cherries, blackberries or raspberries!



Who loves old church cookbooks??

Me! And I'm sure many of you do too!

I swear they have the best tried and true recipes and if you can decipher the language and certain ingredients that were used, the recipe is sure to be tasty!

Feb 11, 2018

Cheesy Mushroom Marsala Pasta Casserole Recipe #SundaySupper

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This meatless main dish or side for beef and chicken is made completely from scratch and is oh so delicious!

Cheesy Mushroom Marsala Pasta Casserole Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads! This meatless main dish or side for beef and chicken is made completely from scratch and is oh so delicious!



Who is totally over cold and flu season?!?

Me! 🙋

And I'm sure many of you reading this post, as well.

Feb 4, 2018

Sausage and Vegetable Orzo Recipe plus 17 Simple Dinner for Two Ideas! #sundaysupper

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An easy dinner idea for two, or side for the whole family! Packed full of veggies like kale, peas and carrots and delicious chicken sausage!

Sausage and Vegetable Orzo Recipe plus 18 Dinner for Two Ideas! An easy dinner idea for two, or side for the whole family! Packed full of veggies like kale, peas and carrots and delicious chicken sausage!



Happy Sunday!

Today's going to be a pretty lazy day around our house which is much needed! We will be venturing out later to hang out at my sister's house and enjoy the Superbowl festivities but other than that, home it is!

Jan 28, 2018

Beer Battered Mushroom Bites Recipe and 20+ Game Day Snacks! #SundaySupper

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These tasty mushroom bites are the perfect party appetizer! We love serving them for football or basketball game days and holidays!

Beer Battered Mushroom Bites Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads! These tasty mushroom bites are the perfect party appetizer! We love serving them for football or basketball game days and holidays!



Are you a mushroom lover and in search of the perfect game day snack?

Today's post is just for you!!

A Review of 19 Books Sheena Read in 2017!

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You can find fiction, non-fiction and some about the Holocaust, the South, mental illness, family secrets and more! Amazing authors like Jodi Picoult, Diane Chamberlain and Judy Blume!





Whew. It's been SOOOO long since I've posted anything bookish here on the blog.

How can the blog be named Hot Eats and Cool Reads if there's never any cool reads?

Jan 21, 2018

Creamy Slow Cooker Garlic & Onion Beef Roast Recipe

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A pure comfort food dinner that's made in the crock pot! Serve over mashed potatoes, pasta or rice and a vegetable for a complete meal!

Creamy Slow Cooker Garlic & Onion Beef Roast Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads! A pure comfort food dinner that's made in the crock pot! Serve over mashed potatoes, pasta or rice and a vegetable for a complete meal!



Happy Sunday everyone!

Most everyone in Minnesota is excited about the Vikings and Eagles championship game this evening and we have the TV ready for it to begin!

Jan 14, 2018

Strawberry and Blueberry Coffee Cake Recipe

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This delicious cake is packed full of berries and is great for dessert or breakfast! Also great with blackberries, raspberries or cranberries!

Strawberry and Blueberry Coffee Cake Recipe from Hot Eats and Cool Reads! This delicious cake is packed full of berries and is great for dessert or breakfast! Also great with blackberries, raspberries or cranberries!



Happy Sunday everyone!!

It's a snowy day here in Minnesota! I'm enjoying the view from inside my warm house with the delicious smell of a beef roast simmering in the slow cooker.