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Chocolate Wafer Dessert This is a delicious dessert that was very popular in the 1960s.  My mom, sister and I would often make this chocolate wafer dessert when we were having company over for a holiday meal.  Besides being delicious, this dessert requires no baking so it won’t heat up your kitchen.  It’s perfect if […]

Chocolate Wafer Dessert
hash brown casserole recipe

Easy Hash Brown Casserole Recipe Try my version of Southern Hash Brown Casserole Recipe that I learned how to cook during my years working for the Cracker Barrel. Cracker Barrel is best known for their Hash Brown Casserole that is served topped with a load of cheese, and with grilled caramelized onions. Best known as […]

Southern Hash Brown Casserole Recipe

Homemade Sweet Potato Pie Yummy!!  Sweet Potato Pie.  Similar in color and texture to Pumpkin Pie, but healthier and more readily available.  Though recognized mostly as a Thanksgiving dish, this Sweet Potato Pie recipe can be made anytime of year for a tasty, healthy treat or after dinner dessert.  Having its origins in the southern […]

Sweet Potato Pie Recipe

Like Southwestern cooking? And how about Southwestern slow-cooker (or crockpot) cooking?  Me too. As I often say when I post a recipe, I’m not exactly queen of the kitchen. I’ve been known for some royal culinary screw-ups and once nearly poisoned my boyfriend (well, not intentionally of course) with some very undercooked chicken. But recently […]

Pork Tenderloin with Salsa and Lime
4th of July Desserts

Desserts to Make on the 4th of July Are you entertaining guests for a backyard cookout or BBQ for the 4th of July? These recipes for 4th of July desserts are a big hit around my house. I am sure your 4th of July cookout guests will enjoy them as well. Cupcakes not only taste […]

4th of July Desserts
maple syrup cornbread

I’ve tried a number of different cornbread recipes, but they’ve always seemed to come out on the dry side and kind of … I don’t know … bitter is a word that comes to mind. At least a little, anyway. I mean, the end results were OKAY, especially if slathered with butter, but I wanted […]

Moist Maple Syrup Cornbread
slow cooked chicken

Slow Cooker Chicken Supreme Recipe Slow cooker chicken supreme is a all time favorite around my house. I always enjoy cooking with a slow cooker, start the cooker in the morning before leaving the house and have a great tasting hot meal ready when you return home in the evening. With this slow cooker chicken […]

Slow Cooker Recipe Chicken Supreme

Harry Potter Recipes Are you planing a Harry Potter party? Ever wonder how they come up with all the fun foods found during the Harry Potter movies? Hary Potter recipes for food such as cauldron cupcakes, Weasley’s rock cakes, Hogwarts Butterbeer  are simple to make while some do require a bit of decorating time. Harry […]

Harry Potter Party Recipes

Italian Ice Recipe An Easy Kid-Friendly Italian Ice Recipe Summer time is hot dogs, baseball, and cold summer treats like Italian Ice. This Italian ice recipe is an easy summer treat for the kids.  What I love about this Italian ice recipe is how simple it is to make.  A lot of Italian Ice recipes […]

Italian Ice Recipe
Mexican Recipes with Chicken

Easy Mexican Recipes with Chicken Looking for a way to eat healthier and maybe shed a few pounds?  Try making Mexican recipes with chicken instead of pork or beef. You can substitute the carnitas in your Mexican food recipes with chicken rather than fattier meats.  When you make Mexican recipes with chicken instead of fatty […]

Mexican Recipes with Chicken
Grilled Chicken

Best Grilled Chicken Recipe for BBQ Planning a BBQ for the weekend or for a family picnic? Chicken is one of the most popular meats served at picnics and potluck dinners. With all the different ways to cook chicken you could find fried chicken, baked chicken, chicken cordon bleu, but my favorite way to cook […]

Best Grilled Chicken Recipe

Top Recipe Binders with Grandma’s Best Recipes Grandma is the best cook over isnt she? So why not save all her priced recipes so you could try them on and pass down the recipes for generations to enjoy. Take a look at these recipe book binders that are dedicated to those special recipes by Grandma. […]

Make a Recipe Book with Grandma’s Recipes

This is my grandmother’s recipe and it has been passed down from generation to generation.  I have tried a lot of dressing recipes but this one is by far the best.   My grandmother has always been a great cook and a baker.   This recipe though is one of her finest.  The secret is moisture and […]

Other Mom’s Homemade Chicken n Dressing Recipe
Grilled Chicken Breast Recipes

Chicken on the grill is a summer favorite that we look forward to all the long winter. There’s nothing like the flavor of chicken cooked outside on the grill. You can fix up your favorite grilled chicken breast recipes and take them camping. Load up a cooler with chicken prepared for grilling and what a nice meal you will have around the camp fire.

Grilled Chicken Breast Recipes

Easy Chunky Salad Recipe Sometimes you just want a salad.  A big salad.  This Easy Chunky Salad Recipe will definitely satisfy the need for a big healthy salad.  Most people make a salad the same way.  Chop up some lettuce, a tomato, and some cucumber.  Maybe a little onion and/carrots.  Then they top it with […]

Easy Chunky Salad Recipe

Fast and Easy Lasagna Recipe. Enjoy my Easy Lasagna Recipe. About 3 or 4 times a month we make this Lasagna Recipe. This easy lasagna recipe has easy to follow directions plus a lasagna recipe cooking video that shows you how to make an easy lasagna recipe. My quick and easy Mexican lasagna recipe will blow your dinner guests […]

Easy Lasagna Recipe
Bisquick Pancake Recipe

Bisquick Pancakes Recipe. Try my version of Bisquick Pancakes Recipe that I learned how to cook during my many years of making breakfast for the family. Make a great tasting breakfast with my bisquick pancake recipe. Bisquick Pancakes are a hit for breakfast in my neck of the woods. Bisquick Pancakes are amazing! My kids eat Bisquick pancakes up like […]

Bisquick Pancake Recipe
Cocktail Weiner Recipe

Cocktail Weiner Recipe This cocktail weiner recipe is one that we made for my Dad’s 80th birthday party.  We decided to go with finger foods and appetizers and the cocktail weiner recipe fit right in.  We set out a buffet of croissants, chicken salad, ham salad, potato skins, pickles, olives, carrot and celery sticks, cookies, […]

Cocktail Weiner Recipe

Make Hamburger Soup This hamburger soup recipe is a comfort food that I would often make for my children when they were young. It is hearty, nutritious, easy to make, and inexpensive! It stretches a long way, especially with smaller children who don’t eat that much. Another nice thing about this hamburger soup recipe is […]

Hamburger Soup Recipe
BBQ Recipe Binders

Recipe Binders for BBQ Recipes. Organize your BBQ recipes in a BBQ themed recipe binder. These bbq recipe binders are offered with full bleed, full color artwork and photography. BBQ Recipe binders are a great gift for Dads who love to grill! Get your Dad a bbq recipe 3 ring binder! Do you throw a lot […]

BBQ Recipe Binders

A chocolate strawberry smoothie rocked my world today!  After a session of hot yoga this morning, I decided I needed a cold treat that would offer me a little protein and iron to boot.  I daydreamed of my smoothie the whole way home from the gym, carefully deciding what ingredients I would throw into the blender.  […]

Chocolate Strawberry Smoothie Recipe
Sultana Cake

Sultana Cake Who doesn’t love a good cake? I know I do and I probably eat more cake than I should. Well one cake that is better for you than some while still remaining absolutely delicious is a good sultana cake. If you have never had a sultana cake before then you don’t know what […]

Sultana Cake Recipe

I had a rough lunch week last week where I ended up taking turkey, plain dry turkey that is, to work on a whole wheat sandwich thin. I did not want to have too much fat and cholesterol, so I decided to dress this sandwich. After a couple of days, I ended up with a […]

My Original Sandwich: New Chicken Florentine
hamburger seasoning recipe

Easy Hamburger Seasoning Recipe Here is an easy to make hamburger seasoning recipe, that combines some common seasonings found in most peoples homes. To make a great tasting hamburger seasoning just follow my easy recipe directions below.  Grilling hamburgers is a summer time tradition. Don’t settle for plain tasting grilled hamburgers recipes, instead make this […]

Hamburger Seasoning Recipe

A wiener is technically the same thing as a hot dog or frankfurter, but dogs and franks are often beef-based, with a garlicky flavor and a teeth-teasing snap that their casings give them, whereas a wiener is soft, skinless, bland and often pork-based. Usually a wiener is not at all my dog of choice, but […]

Rhode Island “New York System” Weiners/Wieners (aka “Gaggers”)
rye bread loaf

Easy To Make Rye Bread Recipe Do you like baking bread at home?  Would you like to try an Easy Rye Bread recipe.   Rye is a hearty grain, and this easy rye bread recipe will yield a very healthy and hearty loaf of bread.  This recipe for rye bread is easy because it requires no sourdough […]

Easy Rye Bread Recipe

Are you planning a BBQ or want to roast the perfect chicken for dinner? Tired of your chicken always coming out with the same bland boring taste? Add some flavor to your dinner tonight by using the right blend of herbs and spices. When cooking poultry there are several basic herbs and spices that you […]

Best Herbs And Spices For Cooking Poultry

In attempts of improving my health this year, my little home has become a test kitchen to create healthier (but still tasty!) recipes of all of my family’s favorites. One of the meals my family has craved the most is is chicken enchiladas – unfortunately the amount of fats, calories, and sodium in the recipe […]

Chicken Salsa Wraps
recipe for mushroom sauce

Easy Recipe for Southern Mushroom Sauce When you need a quick and easy recipe for Southern flavored mushroom sauce, you can try this one that I have used for many years now. I learned this simple recipe for mushroom sauce as a short order cook in an old classic diner that served the best greasy […]

Recipe for Mushroom Sauce