Do you ever look at recipes that say "Easy" and wonder how they can say it? Well, when I say Easy Chicken Alfredo, I mean it! Plus, it is not only easy and delicious, it is economical! I thought about calling it Easy Chicken Alfredo Fettuccine because, after all, isn't that just fun to say? But you can really use any pasta noodles you want to - fettuccine, spaghetti... I used to buy Alfredo [Read more...]
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If you are looking for a way to get more salmon into your family's diet, Baked Salmon Croquettes are a delicious option. You can even make these with tuna. Not too long ago, a local store was going out of business and I was able to get canned salmon for half-price! Needless to say, I stockpiled and bought all they had! I like to include fish in my meal planning but to be honest, I have to [Read more...]
Six ingredients and a little bit of time make for one delicious meal! Beef and Rice Casserole is for the "queens of ease." You know who I am talking about - kitchen queens who want an easy meal but who don't want to sacrifice quality or taste. That is me! And, I don't think it is just me. Because I'm looking on Pinterest and I see lots of recipes built to be easy and nutritious. You're [Read more...]
With temps in the high 90's to 100+, I think it is safe to say that summer is definitely here! That means, that I am looking for recipes that keep my kitchen cool! Enter Easy Spinach Quesadillas! We have Easy Spinach Quesadillas all year round. But, in the summer, I grill them and they are delicious! Yes, you read that right! I cook the prepared Spinach Quesadillas on the grill. - [Read more...]
Pruning the vineyard is upon us and that means that for the next month, I will have very little time to spend in the kitchen! We're all spending time outside in the fresh air, tending the vines and doing all the "outside work" that a vineyard entails. But that usually leads to less time for cooking. When it's crunch time in the kitchen, I usually reach for two things: Chicken and my Crock [Read more...]
Our garden is still in full swing and one big producer at the moment is eggplant. It takes creativity to use gobs and gobs of eggplant! But, one dish that remains a family favorite is Stuffed Eggplant. I don't know about your family, but I like our family to eat the entire eggplant when I serve Stuffed Eggplant - skin included. But, that means that it has to be tender and not bitter! The key to [Read more...]
Have you ever heard of a Gourmet Radish Sandwich? I can hear the sighs now but, don't knock it until you try it! I had never heard of a radish sandwich until my oldest son and daughter-in-law told me about them and how good they were. I don't know why but, it just did not appeal to me until, I tried them! Now, radish sandwiches are my new all-time favorite sandwiches. Especially since they [Read more...]