Category Archives: Recipes

Delicious and creamy ham and cabbage meal

Creamed ham and cabbage is a healthy, filling and tasty dish that is a family favorite. The meal is quite easy to make and it is a wonderful way to use cabbage. Since cabbage is a vegetable that is commonly sold at a low price, particularly in the summer, this is also an inexpensive meal … Continue reading

Great and tasty pizza sauce for homemade pizzas

There are few foods that come close to the popularity of pizza. This could be because there are so many possible toppings that can be put on the top of the crust, as well as the many different ways of making the dough. However, many people feel that it is the sauce that really makes … Continue reading

Fantastic creamy chicken fried pork steak recipe

Chicken fried steak continues to be a popular dish throughout the United States and beyond. Most often made with beef,  but a superb chicken fried steak can be made with pork as well. The flavor is delicious and well liked, and yet the meal has the wonderful ‘touch of home’ flavor that many meals lack.  … Continue reading

Get your family to eat more fish with this homemade tartar sauce

There are times when fish simply cries out to be accompanied by the extra tang that a good tartar sauce brings. Fried fish and chips, deep fried scampi, calamari and even oysters, marry perfectly with the taste of tartar sauce. Preparing homemade tartar sauce requires no culinary skills at all as the desired ingredients, which … Continue reading

Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers

The high price of meat and the move toward a more healthy lifestyle is on the minds of many these days. Whether you are a vegetarian or just trying to keep your grocery bill in check, finding ways to feed your family a good healthy meal is essential. Eating healthy should not mean giving up … Continue reading

Momma’s meatloaf, only better

Meatloaf is a very popular meal at our house.  I grew up on my mother’s very good meatloaf. To create my own variation, I used my favorite things about my Mom’s meatloaf and added my own touches. It is just as good the next day especially in a sandwich. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. … Continue reading

Guacamole with Serrano Peppers

The avocado is one of Mother Nature’s little gems; truly a delicious and versatile fruit. Also known as alligator pears, the avocados are packed full of beneficial nutrients. According to the California Avocado Commission, they contain nearly 20 different vitamins and minerals, including lutein, which studies show is beneficial for eyesight. Additionally, they are packed … Continue reading

Mashed potato meals (so delicious)

Mashed potatoes are a deliciously versatile dish to keep on hand in the refrigerator  for any occasion or meal. Breakfast, lunch, or dinner, there is always a place for mashed potatoes on the plate.  Breakfast Cook some bacon, sausage, or other breakfast meat in a skillet. [Vegetarians skip to step 2] Add in vegetables to … Continue reading

Barbecue marinade for meat and poultry

This was something that was created in order to have a terrific barbecue out in camp, using what was on hand and using the campfire and a grill as the barbecue. The result was so good and mouth watering that it was later used for pork, though this isn’t a red meat. It was also … Continue reading

Easy honey mustard dressing

Honey mustard dressing is a favorite among many. A delicious condiment for salads and dipping to marinades and glazes; this sweet and savory concoction is quite easy to make from scratch. The variations on the dressing themes encompass ingredients and preparations. In dressing form it is light fare, so as to enhance the flavor of … Continue reading