Garbage Rice Soup for The Soul

Garbage Rice Soup for The Soul

Sometimes I just don’t feel like cooking a big meal and this Garbage Rice Soup seems to fit right in to my evening.  I so enjoy spending time with my grandchildren (as most you know, all 7 of them have taken over my life) and making many memories with them. For me family and memories … Read more…

Beef Tip Stuffed Potatoes

Beef Tip Stuffed Potatoes

These Beef Tip Stuffed Potatoes are one hearty meal for all those hungry appetites that I have running through my house. Sometimes it’s difficult to feed and please everyone at the same time, especially when they all have different tastes. These spuds are loaded with lots of delicious ingredients that pack a punch and warms … Read more…

Broccoli Cheddar Rice

Broccoli Cheddar Rice

In as little as twenty-five minutes I had this tasty Broccoli Cheddar Rice sitting on the table for dinner. Around here we love basmati rice and my hubby just can’t get enough. He says it’s one of the best tasting rice’s he’s ever had. We are all so busy during the week and sometimes it’s … Read more…

Crocked Baked Beans

Crocked Baked Beans

With fall in full swing and winter around the corner these Crocked Baked Beans are a delicious treat on a chilly fall/winter day in Maine. There’s nothing better than a nice hot bowl of baked beans with some fresh cornbread waffles (recipe will be coming soon) to chance the chill away and warm you to … Read more…

Cranberry Pork Sandwiches

Cranberry Pork Sandwiches

Lately I’ve been all about cooking in a crockpot and these Cranberry Pork Sandwiches with Cranberry BBQ Sauce have now become one of my most requested game day meals. It’s easy to fix and the crockpot does all the work, that’s a plus for me because game day around here can get a little crazy. … Read more…

Mexican Style Carmen Peppers

Mexican Style Carmen Peppers

We have a food crush on these Mexican Style Carmen Peppers! The sweetness from the carmen peppers combined with taco seasoning, tomatoes and other delicious ingredients make for one delightful bite. I had some of these wonderful carmen peppers left over from my Schezwan Cauliflower Rice that I fixed for my Secret Recipe Club monthly … Read more…

Meat Potato Pie for Dinner

Meat Potato Pie for Dinner

  November is here and it’s time to start fixing some delicious Meat Potato Pie for dinner. It’s also time to post our Secret Recipe Club’s assignment for the month of November and mines from Tara’s Multicultural Table. Tara loves to use fresh ingredients in most of her recipes and I can sure see why. … Read more…

Gluten-Free Cornbread Dressing

Gluten-Free Cornbread Dressing

The cooking holidays are almost here and this Gluten-Free Cornbread Dressing is at the top of our “to make” list for all our holiday meals. Growing up in a southern family my mother, grandmother and so on, always made cornbread dressing for Thanksgiving and Christmas. It’s the one thing I used to look forward to … Read more…

Crock Pot Beef Roast

Crock Pot Beef Roast

There is no better way to warm the soul than with a dish of this delightful Crock Pot Beef Roast. If you close your eyes and focus, I bet you can smell it cooking right now! You can smell the roast cooking with fresh baby carrots, wedge potatoes and a sweet onion all cooking at … Read more…

Chicken and Waffles

Chicken and Waffles

There is nothing in this world better than Chicken and Waffles! I mean lip smacking good fried chicken with a fresh homemade waffle and some pecan sauce to drizzle over the top! It’s pure heaven for your taste buds. I love being a southern woman and I love my heritage and I’m teaching all of … Read more…