Archive for August 2013

Ham Potato Casserole – Easily Delicious

Ham Potato Casserole with Garden Picked Green Beans Ingredients: Ham 3+/- Potatoes (depending on size) 1/4 Onion (finely diced) Pepper (sprinkle on per layer) Milk The first thing to do when making ham potato casserole is to dice the ham, slice the potatoes (a mandolin makes it quick and easy), and dice the onion. Also

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Corn Chowder – Quick, Easy and Oh! So Good!

Corn Chowder using fresh corn, canned whole corn or canned creamed corn are equally delicious. The only question is, how much time and energy do you have to spend on it? Creamed corn is the quickest to make and has a few less ingredients. The first time I had corn chowder… was decades ago at the

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Shrimp Recipe – One Pan Stir Fry

Stir Fry Shrimp Recipe. This is one of our favorite shrimp recipes and it all cooks in one pot!  There’s about 83 calories in a 3 oz serving of cooked shrimp* and yet packs 18g of protein! And, although shrimp is high in cholesterol, the “good fat” reduces the effect. Shrimp Recipe Ingredients: shrimp (medium

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Filet Mignon Grilled with an Abundant Veggie Salad Side

Filet Mignon grilled to perfection and served with a fantastic salad with tons of different veggies has to be my all time favorite dinner. Luckily my husband (Dan) works his magic on the grill every time and I always get a perfect filet mignon grilled! Here’s how he does it: Tips and Hints for Filet

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Corned Beef & Cabbage – Not Just for St Patrick’s Day!

Corned Beef Cabbage with Potatoes, Carrots and Celery… This is really easy to make, and very delicious, but there are a few things to keep in mind… 1. Buy the leanest corned beef you can find and then trim off as much fat as possible before cooking. Then wash under running water to remove surface

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Cornish Game Hen Recipe with Mandarine Orange Rice

This Cornish Game Hen recipe, served with Mandarin Orange Rice, is simple to make and elegant to serve to your family and guests any time of year. Despite the fact that these small birds are called “game hens” they are not game birks (wild) nor are they always female. (If you want to learn more

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Spaghetti Recipe – Easy Budget Friendly Italian Spaghetti

My Italian Spaghetti Recipe This Spaghetti recipe is easy to make and it seems like everyone loves it, even kids. With a little attention to detail you can make a delicious spaghetti that’s healthier for you. We  use lean ground beef for this dish, but you can also use shredded beef, ground turkey, or sausage.

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Salmon Croquettes Recipe Using Fresh Salmon – Healthy and Good!

This Salmon Croquettes recipe is a great one, particularly for people who want to add more healthy salmon to their diet but think it has too fishy of a flavor. The addition of the eggs and flour really helps tame it down. Even kids who would ordinarily shy away from this type of fish, will

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Homemade Potato Salad Recipe – Good Stuff!

This Homemade Potato Salad is better than any you can buy at a deli counter or prepackaged. It’s also simple to make! My secret? Read on… Homemade Potato Salad Ingredients 2 small/medium potatoes per person 1/8-1/4 red onion per person and depending on your preference 1 stalk of celery per person 1 hard boiled egg

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