Favorite Recipes: Southwestern Egg Rolls With Avocado Ranch Dip, Vegetarian dish

By | March 18th, 2016|Favorite Recipes|

Makes 21 Egg rolls, or 48 Won tons From This tasty dinner is absolutely delicious; our family eats every single one every time I double the recipe and serve them; and I've received nothing but the highest praise for the recipe from friends I've shared the recipe with. Ingredients for EGG ROLLS or WON TONS [...]

Favorite Recipes: Vegetable Cheese Soup

By | February 8th, 2016|Favorite Recipes|

As always, one of our family's very favorites.  *smile*  This recipe tastes amazing, and is so good for you!  It is chocked full of veggies but it is pureed so it's creamy, and is a vegetarian recipe outside of chicken broth.  I serve it with bread, and sour cream as an optional condiment. Serves 8 [...]

Favorite Recipes: Homemade Chili

By | January 27th, 2016|Favorite Recipes|

Serves 12 * Vegetarian modifications included This is a family favorite for us and the children always cheer when I announce that we're having it. It's very flavorful, yet simple, inexpensive, healthy, is great to put on for company, or to bring to a friend in need. *smile* We love to serve it with shredded [...]

Favorite Recipes: Lentil Casserole

By | December 30th, 2015|Favorite Recipes|

Serves 8-10 This is a long time family favorite from my mother, who is an excellent cook and has perfected this recipe.  I call it a “dump and bake” casserole – except for browning the sausage you just dump in all of the ingredients and then bake!  *smile*  It is very simple yet extremely tasty [...]

Favorite Recipes: Guacamole, Simple & Quick

By | December 30th, 2015|Favorite Recipes|

Have you ever desired to spontaneously serve up a really yummy appetizer?  Did you receive a last-minute invitation to a Christmas party and need a yummy treat to bring? Or have you purchased guacamole at the store only to discover that the giant container doesn't get eaten in a single sitting, and then gets brown [...]

Delicious Homemade Granola

By | November 17th, 2015|Favorite Recipes|

(Makes 20 cups) (This photo does not show the dates because I ran out of them *smile*) I have been making this recipe for 26 years, since a friend in college used to bring it for us to munch on while we were studying. *smile* It's the best recipe I've ever had for granola and [...]

Favorite Recipes: Chicken Pot Pie

By | September 22nd, 2015|Favorite Recipes, Time Efficiency|

Prep. & bake time:  about 50 minutes to done Serves 6   This recipe is *so delicious* and has been a family favorite for many years.  It’s easy, quick, and really tasty, with a nice texture in the crust (not pasty or bland).  I always use stoneware to bake this pie in as it bakes [...]

Favorite Recipies: Irish Brown Bread

By | September 22nd, 2015|Favorite Recipes, Time Efficiency|

Makes 4 medium loaves Prep. time – 30 min. Bake time – 35-40 min I had never baked home made bread the first 12 years of marriage – because I thought it was just too hard and time consuming... Then my mom, who is an excellent cook, introduced this bread recipe to us and it [...]

Favorite Recipe: Mexican Soup

By | April 18th, 2015|Favorite Recipes|

This is one of our family's favorite dinners!  It's incredibly flavorful, and really good for you. (If you are doing Trim Healthy Mama, this is a "Fuel Pull" meal! *cheer!*) It's also really great re-heated later! I hope you enjoy it as much as we do. *smile*  Crock pot or soup pot:  This recipe can be made [...]

Favorite Recipes: White Chili

By | February 5th, 2014|Favorite Recipes, Time Efficiency|

 The first time we had this dinner a friend was delivering it to me after we had a baby.  We had to have the recipe right away - it is so delicious.  Extremely flavorful, very healthy, kid-friendly, inexpensive, and easy to make!  Perfect!  *smile*  I hope you enjoy it, too.  ** For vegetarian modifications, see end note at the [...]

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