A few weekends ago I had the fun of visiting my daughter in Little Rock, AR. Well, I guess if you consider spending a 12 hour day and a 7 hour day meal prepping in the kitchen fun, then it was fun! She is helping a friend get an organic farm up and running. One of… Continue reading More Make Ahead Meal Prep Ideas
Or Janes. Whatever you decide to call these, they are delicious and as American as baseball and apple pie! I never used to really like Sloppy Joes until I received this version from a friend. The seasonings and vegetables come together to make a great tasting mixture that can be served on a bun or even… Continue reading Sloppy Joes
At least I hope they are! Several years ago I found a recipe for making green chile sauce in the newspaper. Particularly Hatch green chile sauce. I saved the clipping for years. Then my good friend and neighbor, Linda, saw that Whole Foods had them and roasted them as well. This was a few years… Continue reading Hatch Green Chiles Coming!
This week I was ready for a break in the kitchen. I still wanted delicious home cooked food, but didn’t want to spend a lot of time in daily prep and cleanup. Pizza is a good option for that and I usually plan to serve this about once a month. Right after pay day is a… Continue reading Pizza With Grilled Vegetables
God’s blessings abound this week so I’ll share a few things before getting to the food suggestions for this week! My family enjoys being outside – hiking, camping, backpacking, boating, etc. Since the kids have left home my husband and I have spent many hours at a nearby lake walking. Now that summer is here and it’s… Continue reading Salmon Croquettes, Cucumbers, and Cash
Yes. Yes it is. Many years ago, when my husband and I were newly married, we began attending a young married Bible class at our church. Another couple reached out to us by inviting us to dinner. Shish Kabobs were on the menu with chunks of steak and a variety of vegetables. Delicious and the… Continue reading Best. Marinade. Ever.
Spring break was last week so my husband and I took the opportunity to have some good friends over for dinner one evening as my schedule was much lighter. I wanted to prepare something simple but tasty as we had a pre dinner walk at the lake planned. These simple sandwiches worked well as most… Continue reading Chicken Avocado Dagwoods