Homemade Macaroni and Cheese #Recipe

Homemade Macaroni and Cheese #Recipe In my family I am teased for not being able to make boxed food. Mac n cheese is one of those that I cannot make. The powder kind either turns into a clumpy mess or its like soup! I gave up years ago and learned to make my own! This […]

Cracker Barrel Hash Brown Casserole #Recipe

Cracker Barrel Hash-brown Casserole #Recipe I started making hash brown casserole about 15 years ago. I had Cracker Barrel’s breakfast version and decided I could make that at home. What I recreated came out great. I took it to a family pot-luck and that was all it took. For years I was asked to make it […]

5 Simple Summer Salads

5 Simple Summer Salads Summer is upon us again. We love to have picnics and barbecues. There is nothing better than a hot day in the sun and a nice cool salad! Here is a collection of 5 Simple Summer Salads that are a favorite at our house. I bet your bunch will love them […]

Creamy Coleslaw

Creamy Coleslaw Coleslaw is a great side dish. Especially with fish and summer picnics. I love a creamy, tangy, yet sweet coleslaw. This recipe is just that! We also eat these on a Fish Ruben. They are fabulous! Creamy coleslaw is easy and will be ready in just a few minutes. Perfect to whip up […]

Tomato and Cucumber Salad

Tomato and Cucumber Salad This was my creative attempt to use up some tomato’s and cucumbers before they went bad. I didn’t have any lettuce to make a salad and came up with tomato and cucumber salad recipe. Tomato and Cucumber Salad Recipe Ingredients: 1 large cucumber chopped into bite size chunks 1/2 red onion […]

Seafood Fondue Recipe

Seafood Fondue Recipe Every time I think of fondue I think of my friend Paula. She LOVES fondue! My family was having king crab legs for dinner (seafood sale) and wanted something to go along with it. We decided a seafood fondue sounded perfect! You can leave the lobster out to make this affordable to […]

Pork Fried Rice

Pork Fried Rice My family loves to eat Chinese food but we cannot eat it much because of the sodium. I suffer from Meniere’s Disease and require low sodium food. We have found cooking at home we can almost perfectly replicate the Chinese restaurant’s pork fried rice recipe. I always make pork chops the night […]

Amish Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad #SundaySupper

Amish Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad Amish Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad reminds me of coleslaw but better! I am not the biggest fan of cabbage but I do like coleslaw. This is a perfect replacement for coleslaw on your summer picnic list! This is also a great side dish to bring to the family reunion, company […]

Microwave “Fried” Potatoes

  Microwave FRIED Potatoes   My husband LOVES fried potatoes although his waistline doesn’t. My mom told me about these red skinned potatoes that she fries in the microwave. I was skeptical and heard her tell me about them many times before I forgot to cook the potatoes for dinner. I needed them in a […]

Fried Plantains

Fried Plantains I used to hang out with a Puerto Rican family when I was a teen. Mammy made the best food! I loved the rice she made at every meal. I used to help her in the kitchen so I could learn too! I never did learn the rice, but she did teach me […]