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Crab Legs on a Dime

Do you love crab legs but hate the price on the menu? I have a couple of girlfriends who like them, too. One time, our friend Jennifer had us over to her house to have crab legs. It must have cost her a fortune to buy us all crab legs (thanks again, Jennifer!). It worked […]

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Easy Summer Spinach Pecan Salad Recipe

Can you wing it in the kitchen? You know, throw ingredients together and whip up a meal? I…cannot. In fact,  Left to my own devices my kids end up saying things like, “Is this dinner?” But I do have one thing I made up that I (and even other people!) like. It’s a spinach salad […]

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Cheeseburger Pie

Have you ever made cheeseburger pie? My sister just made this  recipe and said it was super easy and a big hit with her family. Kind of reminds me of Shepherd’s pie (yum!) Anyway, looks like a kid-pleaser to me, so I think I will give it a try. Here’s the recipe she shared in […]

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Recipe: Cheese and Artichoke Quiche

Picked up some artichokes on a whim at the store and then looked for a way to cook them. I’ve made this delicious artichoke dip before, but I wanted to try something else. So I started looking for recipes and decided on quiche. And I found something I liked so much I made it twice […]

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Baked Pork Tenderloin

If you like pork tenderloin, do I have something for you! This is one tasty entree, my Friends. This is one of those recipes that I forgot about for a while. I made it again recently and my husband (who hates mushrooms) kept saying wow over and over again. The kids avoided the gravy on […]

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Stir-Fried Beef with Broccoli

Let me just start with…your welcome. Next time you get a hankering for (Americanized) Chinese food, make this. It might seem complicated, but once you have made it one time you won’t think so. And you will know what you get at the end of it, so you will be motivated to make it again […]

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Quick, Easy & Healthy Dinner Ideas

I make a handful of the same recipes over and over again. I needed something new and I needed it to be quick and easy. So I decided to pick up this little sliced ham for around $8. This one was about two pounds so I new I could get at least two dinners out […]

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How to Make Your Own Chicken Nuggets in Just Minutes

Had a left over uncooked chicken breast and wanted to make shake n bake for the kids. But I didn’t have any. So, I went to the pantry and found some Italian bread crumbs. I decided to borrow the concept. So, I cut the ran the chicken breast under water, then cut it up into […]

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Quick and Easy Dinner

I am not very interested in cooking, but I am very interested in eating.  So, I cook to eat (and to feed the fam). Since I am so lazy strategic, I am always looking for something quick and easy to make for dinner. Usually, I just throw potatoes in the oven while my husband grills […]

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Recipe: Chicken Salsa

This is a family favorite. Maybe it will be for you, too. 2 Chicken breasts, cubed 1 small white onion, chopped 1 jar La Victoria Salsa Suprema (or whatever kind you like) 8 oz sour cream 2 cups shredded jack/cheddar 3 tbsp butter Rice Brown chicken in butter and put in a deep baking dish (but leave the […]

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