Lemon Cream Pie

If you were born in the 50’s as I was, your Easter Sunday outfit was probably pretty similar to mine. I have pictures of me and my sisters when we were very young wearing our Easter Sunday best. Easter bonnets,Read more…

Mustard Steak Marinade

We had a day today where the temperature went up into the 50’s. Ok, yeah it rained and we’re expecting a ton of snow this week again but this one day was a reminder that more nice days are toRead more…

Sweet and Salty Butter Pecan Cookies

Sweet and Salty Butter Pecan Cookies are rolled in a combination of sugar with a little bit of table salt thrown in right before baking When the cookie hits your taste buds, you get a very slight taste of saltRead more…

Italian Baked Chicken and Potatoes

This is a chicken dinner I make for Paul and I a lot. It’s ridiculously easy and full of flavor. When I make it, I usually bake more chicken than we’ll eat that evening so we have leftovers for lunchRead more…

Garden Primavera with Ham

Every year in the Spring Paul and I get excited about planting our garden. Paul does most of the planting himself. It’s so rewarding to look out at the garden during the Summer and see plants bursting with fruits fromRead more…

Smoked Sausage Corn Chowder

Smoked Sausage Corn Chowder is a fantastic hearty soup that’s bursting with flavor. It’s basically a corn chowder recipe kicked up. Adding smoked sausage with green and red peppers to the chowder adds lots of wonderful flavor! It also makesRead more…

Almond Joy Chocolate Torte

  Almond Joy Chocolate Torte…chocolate cake with a whipping cream filling topped with a chocolate glaze and garnished with coconut and almonds.  This torte is not only delicious but so very EASY to make! I love recipes that can beRead more…

Pecan Cream Cheese Pie

  I have to apologize for my lack of posting a new recipe for the last 2 weeks.  Paul and I have been working on the inside of the house.  My husband built our home himself, adding room by roomRead more…

Puff Pastry Apple Dessert

  Sometimes you just don’t feel like going through the process of making a whole apple pie, even though your craving it.  Thanks to puff pastry this easy apple dessert comes together quickly.  The very simple homemade apple filling combinedRead more…

Lemon Chicken

  This is the first time I’ve ever made Lemon Chicken and it won’t be the last!  This was so good!! It was very moist and tender and had a fantastic flavor to it.  I used bone in split breastRead more…

Garlic Parmesan Dinner Rolls

  I promised Paul I’d make homemade dinner rolls again this week that we could eat with the left over Tortellini Meatball Soup.  Since the soup has such a great Parmesan Cheese flavor I was thinking in the order ofRead more…

Pumpkin Custard Dessert

  Pumpkin Custard Dessert has a bottom layer of creamy pumpkin custard just like pumpkin pie.  The top layer is a dry yellow cake mix that’s sprinkled over the top of the entire custard. It’s then sprinkled with melted butterRead more…