Crock Pot Chicken Fajitas

I just LOVE my crock pot! It is such a great time saver – and almost like having a personal chef in your home. This recipe CAN be assembled ahead of time, and frozen. It makes for an easy weekly planning session! We DO makeit without the bell pepper, as I am allergic to them. Crock Pot Chicken Fajitas Ingredients: […]

Cooking Class 101: How To Make A Basic Muffin Mix

Here is a simple “go to” muffin mix base that can be transformed into a sweet or savory muffin with just a few added ingredients.  Make a few mixes of  the dry ingredients ahead and store in your pantry to save a little time {I love to store mine in a quart mason jar, they look so pretty on the […]

Mama’s Lasagna

This is a yummy lasagna that has 4 great cheeses in it: cottage, Parmesean, cheddar and mozzarella! You can make it in advance, and heat it as you wish — it also freezes well! Mama’s Lasagna You will need: 1 pound ground beef 1 medium onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 can (28 ounces) tomatoes, undrained 1 can (8 […]

Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

I don’t know if it is the fact that I use white corn tortillas for this, or how the sour cream takes some of the “heat” out of this dish, but this chicken enchilada dish is rapidly becoming one of my favorites. I simply start by simmering 2 chicken breasts in a can of mild enchilada sauce. You can also […]

Easy Fruit Tart

This is a great Easy Fruit Tart recipe for a kid who can’t have most kinds of fresh fruit – we almost celebrate the ones she can it with it! Red grapes (how weird is it that she can’t eat green ones?), canned oranges, blueberries… she does have to pick off the strawberries though, but they are there for me, […]

Dr Seuss Red Fish Blue Fish Pancakes!

Dr Seuss’ birthday is just around the corner — and what better way to celebrate than makeing Red Fish Blue Fish Pancakes? Pancakes: 2 cups pancake mix, prepared Wilton Icing Color, red Whipped topping Swedish Fish Syrup: 1 packet blue Kool Aid 1 cup sugar ½ cup water Heat griddle to 300°.  Prepare pancake mix as directed.  Tint batter with […]