Category Archives: Tasty Tuesday

Tasty Tuesday – Philly Cheesesteak

When I was in college I worked two of my summers in Wildwood, NJ.  One of my absolute favorite things there was Philly Cheese-steaks.  We had a little Sub and Pizza shop right next to the apartment that I lived in.  I probably had at least one a week, if not more!

I worked at a small bar in North Wildwood, my first summer. The bar was called the Antler’s (after some research I found that it is now called the Owen’s Pub). The owner was from Philly (he was also my landlord that summer). We served bar food.  Pretty good, mostly fried, but it really wasn’t supposed to be a fancy restaurant.  I was a waitress and my other responsibility, besides keeping track of drink orders, was to cook the food.  Sometimes it would get pretty hectic.  Most of the time, I was the only waitress on my shift.   Continue reading


Herb Roasted Chicken with Giblet Gravy

Today’s Tasty Tuesday Recipe.

Whole Chicken’s are so economical!  On a good week, I can usually find them on sale for 99 cents a pound.  You can’t beat 5 bucks for a 5 pound chicken that will feed a family of 4!!  (Or in my case a family of 2 – so that means homemade chicken noodle soup for lunch tomorrow!)   Continue reading