Easter Chicken Enchiladas

Got your attention now, who ever thought of having enchiladas at Easter? After you see this recipe, you might be inclined to push the ham away and get to the store to buy tortillas and cilantro. These are delicious and the cream cheese in them make them extra special for that pretty Easter buffet. 1 … Continue reading

Strawberry Pie

The sunshine that is so gorgeous this time of year just makes me think of strawberry pie. Tonight several young moms are coming over here for dessert after they go for a massage. This is the MOPS ladies (mothers of preschoolers) that sit at my table on Wednesday mornings and I have just grown to … Continue reading

Italian Wedding Soup

We have had family from Texas here all this week. I made them promise that they would not go home and tell that we didn’t have a home cooked meal here except for breakfast one morning. It is embarrassing to admit that, especially since I write this cooking blog and continually tell you how much … Continue reading

Chocolate Banana Peanut Butter Cake

Do not let this Title scare you. Recently I have had several young moms ask me to post simple recipes that don’t have a lot of ingredients because that scares them out of trying the recipe. They simply don’t have the energy or time to shop for all of the items that so many of … Continue reading

Butter Fried Turkey Bacon

I tried, I really tried to cook something a little healthier for my sick hubby yesterday. He has been at home for 3 days and I thought I would go to the store and get bacon to make him his favorite sandwich, a BLT…but…when I got there, I thought to myself, if he gets worse … Continue reading

Baby Bella Rice Pilaf

If you like rice, you will love this recipe. 2 tables olive oil 1 cup chopped onion 1 cup chopped red bell pepper 1 (8 oz) package baby bella mushrooms, quartered 3 cups Texmati white, brown, wild and red rice blend 4 1/2 cups chicken broth 1 tables minced fresh parsley 1 teas lemon zest … Continue reading

March Munchies

It is finally here, the time of year when we begin to think about capris, sandals and possibly traveling. It is beyond me how someone might plan a car trip without thinking about what they might snack on for the 500 miles they are cooped up in the car, sometimes with small children or even … Continue reading