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Honey Cakes

Honey Cakes

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Please follow and like us: Honey Cakes I found this recipe on Pinterest about 5 years ago and updated it to give it more honey flavor.  It’s called Honey Cakes, but as you can see from the photo, it is really more of a delicious, […]

Chicken Salad with Dried Cranberries and Pecans

Chicken Salad with Dried Cranberries and Pecans

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Chicken Salad with Dried Cranberries and Pecans Yes, I’m moving again!  So I’ll be making some easy recipes for awhile.  Dishes are packed and paper plates are in.  LOL! This is an easy and flavorful Chicken Salad with Dried Cranberries (Craisins®) and Pecans.  A perfect […]

Bolognese Sauce with Papperadelle

Bolognese Sauce with Papperadelle

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Bolognese Sauce with Papperadelle The one dish that I never order at a restaurant is any pasta with a Bolognese Sauce.  It is always too salty for my taste.  A traditional Bolognese Sauce is made with ground beef, ground pork and veal, which helps make […]

Grilled Steak Salad with a Bloody Mary Vinaigrette

Grilled Steak Salad with a Bloody Mary Vinaigrette

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Steak Salad with a Bloody Mary Vinaigrette I am trying to eat more salads.  I remembered an old 1966 Weight Watchers salad dressing that my Mother used to make with a V8 base.  I have updated it to be a Bloody Mary Vinaigrette and paired […]

Garden Meatloaf

Garden Meatloaf

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Garden Meatloaf I typically make this Garden Meatloaf after I harvest my vegetables from the garden.  This time I just had an abundance of vegetables in the house, so it was time to use some up.  I know many people use a mix of ground […]

Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes

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Sloppy Joes Dinners don’t always have to be fancy.  There are plenty of days that I just want something simple that I can eat on a paper plate.  Sloppy Joes are perfect for this. I also don’t think I have mentioned this before.  I have […]

Pineapple Cheese Ball

Pineapple Cheese Ball

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Pineapple Cheese Ball A good cheese ball is always welcome at any gathering.  This Pineapple Cheese Ball is perfect for the Spring.  I have served this Pineapple Cheese Ball at parties at home.  I have also brought this to work and everyone enjoyed it. The […]

Compound Butters

Compound Butters

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Classic Compound Butters I know that I have already posted several compound butter recipes, but here are a few of the classics.  Dinner doesn’t have to be boring!  I remember going to a steakhouse with my parents when I was a teenager back in the […]

Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

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Hot Cross Buns These aren’t just any buns.  They are enriched dough Hot Cross Buns.  They are really delicious and easy to make. Hot Cross Buns are a spiced sweet bun typically made with fruit and marked with a cross on top.  They are usually […]

Smoked Sausage With Tomatoes, Onions and Green Peppers

Smoked Sausage With Tomatoes, Onions and Green Peppers

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Smoked Sausage with Tomatoes, Onions and Green Peppers I am not sure where my Mother found this Smoked Sausage With Tomatoes, Onions and Green Peppers recipe.  She made it for years and it is a family favorite.  The smoked sausage gives the sauce quite a […]


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