Easy Peasy Chicken Tenders

My mother and I babysat my niece and nephew over the weekend and my nephew is the king of chicken nugget kid's meals. We asked him what he wanted for supper and he said "Ry-ry, (french fries) … [Read more...]

The first “recipe” I ever had published

I guess being a food blogger was just meant to be, ;) … [Read more...]

Easy Fudgy Brownies

  My family has been making these brownies for 25 years. I remember making at least three or four pans  at Christmas time with Mama. They went into the tins filled with goodies we gave as … [Read more...]

Basil Grilled Chicken- My Girl, Paula for July 27 2009

basil grilled chicken with Parmesan Ranch Pasta Salad I actually made the recipe for this week. Of course I can never follow the recipe exactly. I'd had every intention of cooking the chicken … [Read more...]

Banana Crumb Cake

Yes the title is Banana Crumb Cake and no there is no crumb topping on mine. Something made it sink. I think it may have been my butter was too soft or the oven could be to blame. Our actual oven went … [Read more...]


Beans, cheese, and toppings are layered on crispy corn tortillas. Tostadas are a great frugal and easy recipe. Tostadas are one of my go to quick and easy when I am tired or we are having a … [Read more...]

Refried Beans

I love refried beans, especially homemade refried beans. Unfortunately I don't usually have the foresight to make a big batch and freeze them so it's almost always the canned ones for us. This month I … [Read more...]